Business travel in Beijing 2017


On March 29th-31st, CITO representatives Ida and Isabella traveled to Beijing where they visited the following companies:

Tantan and P1


Swedish Embassy Growth Analysis

Nordic Ways

Read more about it here

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Fettisdagen (Fat Tuesday) 2017


On March 21st, the very popular day “Fettisdagen” (Fat Tuesday) was celebrated in the CITO office. Of course, during this event, a huge amount of Semlas were consumed by the attendants. The guests were also challenged with a (quite tricky) Tipspromenad-quiz with questions about Sweden. We had a really good time, and hope that all of the guests who attended did as well!

Stay tuned for more updates and events from us in the future!

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Office Opened – Spring 2017

We are back!

On Monday the 13th of March our office will once again open during lunch. Our opening hours are 12:10-13:00 and the CITO-office is located in Administration Building 1 (same building as the Office of International Affairs).

So grab your lunchbox and come and hang out with us during lunch. (P.S. there will be cookies, if you are in the mood for sweets!)

This semester our opening hours and days will be 12:10-13:00 on Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays.

As usual, anyone at NCTU is very welcome to join. We are looking forward to seeing you all!

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Company visit at Ericsson


On the 6th of January, the entire CITO travelled to Taipei to meet with the global Swedish ICT company Ericsson. On site, we were received by Emily Wang who hosted us together with Håkan Cervell, President of Ericsson Taiwan Ltd. In addition, we had the fortune of hearing speaks from Dann Yao (CTO) and Kerem Celik (Head of operations in Taiwan, Hong Kong and Macau).

The visit started with Mr. Cervell explaining the businesses and actions of Ericsson, both globally and in the local East Asian region. Ericsson has nowadays moved away from being solely a telecom company and selling mobile phones to consisting of four core areas; Networks, IT, Media and Industries. Mr. Cervell explained Ericsson’s attempts to create “the Networked Society” in which everyone, both consumers and industries, are connected in real time and enabled to share and find information in new ways.

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Company visit at Höganäs


On the 12th of December, a group of eight CITO members and one NCTU student (and former exchange student at Chalmers) visited Höganäs AB’s sales office in Taipei. We were welcomed by Ola Litström, Country Manager Taiwan and South East Asia & Application Development Manager Region Asia, who hosted the visit.

After greetings and some informal talking, we were given a presentation about Höganäs’ history, their products and markets. Höganäs started with coal mining 1979 in the town of Höganäs in southern Sweden. The coal mining was soon supplemented with manufacturing salt glazed ceramics, before Höganäs turned into their present focus; powder metal (PM) production, a field where they today can claim to be the world’s leading manufacturer. Today Höganäs has 1800 employees, more than 1500 products and customers in 75 countries.

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The Chalmers International Taiwan Office is an organization set up by one of the leading technological universities in Sweden - Chalmers University of Technology. The office is run by exchange students from Chalmers and is based at the National Chiao Tung University in Hsinchu, Taiwan. Our aim is to act as a hub between Chalmers and East Asia.

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Visit us in our office at NCTU!

Any student, no matter where you’re from or how long you’ve come in your studies should feel free to visit us during our opening hours. Feel free to ask questions about Sweden, studying abroad, life in Europe or simply just hang out with us! Why not bring your lunch and eat together with us and have a relaxed chat?
Of course we’ll offer Swedish “fika” (coffee and cookie) to our beloved visitors!

Once again, Welcome to Administration Building, 1st floor! We are more than happy to see you!

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