Lunch & lecture: The foundation of the Swedish East India Company
Welcome to lunch & lecture aboard the East Indiaman Götheborg! On Thursdays in March we present five different lectures with the theme; The Swedish East India Company’s history – now and then. The lectures will be in Swedish. Soup for lunch and lecture are included in the price. 220 SEK. Please register here before noon the day before. You pay by credit card, swish or cash when you arrive to the lecture.
March 1 - The foundation of the Swedish East India Company
Did you know that the Swedish East India Company, founded in 1731, was one of Sweden’s most successful companies in history? Come and listen to how the Company made the small country of Sweden a part of a big world through the profitable trading trips and how the city of Gothenburg flourished into a prosperous commercial centre. Lecturer: Cecilia Bothorp.