Study in Sweden Inspiration Day

The Study in Sweden team at the Swedish Institute warmly invites staff from Swedish universities and governmental agencies working with international marketing and recruitment to our Inspiration Day in Stockholm on 21 June 2022. The purpose of our Inspiration Day is to inspire and support the professional development of those working with international marketing and recruitment in Sweden.

Time: 21 June, 10.00-16.00, followed by a mingle.
Location: Nalen, Regeringsgatan 74, 111 39 Stockholm.
Room: Pelarsalen
Enter around the corner at David bagares gata 17

The deadline for registration has passed.

Programme agenda:
09:00-10:00 Breakfast mingle & registration
10:00-10:15 Welcome from Madeleine Sjöstedt – Director-General of the Swedish Institute
10:15-10:30 Jan-Frederic Buss – Senior Digital Marketing Manager at SI
                       Updates from Study in Sweden: Leads and ROI
10:30-11:15 Gerrit Bruno Blöss – Founder and CEO of
                      Emailing practices for student recruitment: How to maximise success with minimal effort
11:15-11:30 Fika
11:30-12:15 Tomas Gunnarsson – The Gender Photographer
                       How to create gender-aware and inclusive communication
12:15-13:15 Lunch
13:15-13:30 Douglas Washburn – Senior Marketing Manager and Team Leader at SI
                       Updates from Study in Sweden: news for the coming semester
13:30-14:15 Raul Ranne – Senior Advisor at Academic Cooperation Association (ACA)
                       Digital tools to boost your international student recruitment – and where to find them
14:15-14:45 Fika
14:45-15:30 Kamila Szalast – Director Marketing and Recruitment at Lancaster University Leipzig
                      Enquiries, leads and applications are in! But, what’s next? A quick guide on simple and
                      effective follow up and conversion techniques in student recruitment.
15:30-16:00 Closing
16:00 and onwards – Networking

Gerrit Bruno Blöss
Gerrit is the Founder and CEO of, the most-visited study choice platform focusing on (greater)
Europe as a destination. He strives to achieve results with simple, easy methods.
Tomas Gunnarsson
Tomas Gunnarsson, also known as The Gender Photographer, is a Swedish journalist, photographer and
gender expert who lectures about challenging stereotypes and norms in media, photography, and
Raul Ranne
Raul has been working in higher education for more than 15 years in both public and private sector, his
main focus being the internationalization and marketing of higher education. He works as Senior Advisor at Academic Cooperation Association (ACA).
Kamila Szalast
Kamila leads the strategic direction, management and growth of marketing, student recruitment and
admissions activities at Lancaster University Leipzig. Kamila has worked in the international education
industry for over 10 years and held various leadership and student recruitment roles.

Contact Person

Julia Hahrs