A SACC-USA Program

Knowledge Exchange
​​​​​​​& Talent Mobility

SIREUS, a collaboration project between SACC-USA and 11 Swedish universities, focuses on knowledge exchange in innovation, science, entrepreneurship, and increasing talent mobility for students and researchers between Sweden and the U.S.

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Learn more about what SIREUS can do for you. 

About the project

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A platform to increase talent mobility and knowledge exchange between Sweden and the U.S.

For researchers, companies, students and innovators
With increased global competition and an accelerating pace of innovation, attracting skilled talent becomes ever more important to secure long-term economic growth. A skilled workforce can be achieved through domestic education, by attracting foreign talent, or by individuals studying abroad or gaining knowledge in another country.

Happenings at SIREUS


January 3rd, 2024

Last year in February, the SIREUS Entrepreneurs forum was held in Denver in connection with Destination Startup. The event gave companies connected to Swedish SIREUS member universities the opportunity to connect with businesses, investors, research institutions, federal laboratories and key opinion leaders in the research and innovation ecosystem in both Colorado and Arizona. The week-long immersion was hosted by SACC-Colorado, SACC-Arizona and The University of Colorado Boulder in conjunction with the 2023 Destination Startup conference.
As we’re nearing this year’s event we’ve interviewed several of the participating companies about their experiences in Colorado.

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Read the article here->

Students at LiU and WSU participate in a pioneering four-way collaboration

December 4th, 2023
In our increasingly globalized and interconnected society, gaining industry experience in a global setting provides a vital asset for students preparing to enter the workforce. SIREUS member Linköping University (LiU) and affiliate Washington State University (WSU) have united their efforts to establish a groundbreaking four-way collaboration combining a student exchange with research and industry. This initiative is focusing on the computing-based design philosophy supporting Boeing’s and Saab’s co-designed and co-produced cutting-edge T-7A Red Hawk training aircraft.

Read more about the collaboration here ->

SIREUS launches RESEARCH forum

​​​​​​​November 21st, 2023
As SIREUS has gained notability within academic circles, the collaboration is now aiming further and is launching the SIREUS RESEARCH forum. The forum represents a structured platform consisting of esteemed subject matter experts who will deliver enlightening presentations on current and relevant subjects within research and innovation.

The first forum will be held online on December 11th 2023! Sign up by clicking below.