Software Technology Exchange Workshop 2023

Join us for the Software Technology Exchange Workshop (STEW) conference on November 15th in Stockholm. This year’s theme is The Software Engineer of the Future and we have an exciting lineup of speakers and presentations planned.

Topics will include Secure By Design and Volvo Cars’ Open Source Journey, among others. We invite you to share your expertise and insights as we explore the future of software engineering.

Don’t miss this opportunity to connect with academia, industry and the public sector. Register now to secure your spot at STEW. We look forward to seeing you there!

Where? Teknikföretagen, Storgatan 5, Stockholm



Moderator: Stefan Frank, Chairman Swedsoft


09.30 Registration

Intro and welcome – Stefan Jakab, Secretary General Swedsoft, and Pia Sandvik, CEO, Teknikföretagen

Secure By Design, Linda Örtlund, Manager Architecture, AI & Design principles Digital engineering & Innovation, SKF

Coffee break

Navigating Inner Source: Unveiling the Complexities Beyond the Surface, Azeem Ahmad, Inner Source Leader, Ericsson

Group discussions 1


Green software development – are you running dirty applications? Tina Runesson, Product Manager, Gaia Gen, Elsa Westin – IT Sustainability Lead @ Gaia Gen

Adversarial Machine Learning in the Industry, Felix Jedrzejewski, PhD Student, Blekinge Tekniska Högskola

Circular Open Source Strategies for Scale, Jonas Öberg, Open Source Officer, Scania CV AB

Group discussions 2

Coffee break

Agile Education at Cybercampus Sweden, Gunnar Karlsson, professor, KTH Royal Institute of Technology

Volvo cars Open source journey, Mary Wang, Director, Open Source Ecosystem, Volvo Car Corporation

16.55  Knowledge of code is a democratic right, Kristina Bjerka, Secretary General, Kodcentrum



Read more and register here ->


The twelfth STEW conference is organized by the nonprofit organization Swedsoft together with its members and co-hosts AB Volvo, Blekinge Institute of Technology, KTH, Linnaeus University, Mälardalen University, Saab, Scania, Svenska Elektro- och Dataingenjörers Riksförening and SKF.


The Software engineer of the future

Swedsoft and our co-hosts were delighted to welcome participants to Stockholm for the STEW conference, centered around this year’s theme:

Maximizing the Impact of ML Systems Through Software Engineering Practices

The webinar focused on how to leverage the latest research and innovations in MLOps, DataOps, Data Quality, and Software Engineering

Valuable insights from webinar on tackling technical debt

During the event, Dr. Javier Gonzalez Huerta, with over a decade of industry experience, provided valuable insights on data-driven techniques for

Fall Webinar Series

Mark your calendars and join us for: Technical Debt Benchmark – Focus where the pain is 🗓️ Date: October 10th