The Swedish Chamber of Commerce Anniversary Gala Ball in Noordwijk the 28th of October 2010 were attended by over 500 guests celebrating the 50th anniversary.
The evening started with a welcoming reception, followed by the dinner in Hotel van Oranjes grand ballroom “the Wintergarden”. Guest speaker during the gala was Mr. Mikael Treschow, Chairman Ericsson and Unilever. In between the different delicious dishes served, moderator Charlotte Kalin, Stockholm Chamber of Commerce, invited Mr. Ingvar Kamprad on stage to receive the Lifetime Achievement Award, handed over by Crown Princess Victoria herself. After the prize ceremony the Swedish mezzo soprano Malena Ernman added extra glamour to the evening with her amazing performance, accompanied by pianist Roland Pöntinen.
The Swedish Chamber of Commerce in the Netherlands would like to say thanks for all the congratulations on our 50th Anniversary and also specifically thank all the guests who participated and made this great evening possible.