Prince Daniel presents the Anders Wall Scholarship to Kajsa Asplund, who has been named Uppsala Student of the Year. Photo: Fredrik Sandberg/TT
On Wednesday 6 November, Prince Daniel attended the Anders Wall lecture on entrepreneurship, which took place at Uppsala University.
The lecture was given for the tenth year running. This year's speakers were Nordea's Chairman of the Board Director Björn Wahlroos, CEO of Humblestorm Mernosh Saatchi, founder of Heyrobics Linus Holmsäter, CEO of Kinnevik Mia Brunell Livfors and CEO of Business Challenge Camilla Ljunggren. Prince Daniel presented the Anders Wall Scholarship to this year's Uppsala Student of the Year, Kajsa Asplund. Musical entertainment was provided by pianist Peter Friis Johansson.
About the Anders Wall lectures
The Anders Wall lectures are arranged by Uppsala University, the Anders Wall Professor of Entrepreneurship Foundation and the student organisation Entrepreneurs Academy. The Anders Wall lecture has become Sweden's most significant forum for students and industry. The aim is to encourage an entrepreneurial spirit among students, researchers and teaching staff at Uppsala University's various faculties.