Scania Student Tour is coming to Umeå University!

Come visit us in the Scania Student Tour trailer, have a warming cup of coffee and take the chance to mingle with some of the leading developers and engineers in our global organization. If you are interested in deepen your knowledge or develop your leadership skills, don´t forget to ask about our trainee and engineer programs, our internships, thesis projects and last but not least our summer jobs.

You’ll find our trailer at Campustorget, between the pond and the fountain.

Make sure you don´t miss our lectures during our stay. See you!

Breakfast lecture

Economics within Product Development – Steering towards Sustainable Transport Systems

I will talk about my journey, from University of Gothenburg through Scania Graduate Trainee Program ending up talking processes and economy with engineers. I will also describe Scania’s economy steering model for product development and how it supports our shift to sustainable transport systems.

Charlotte Lindberg

Charlotte Lindberg

During this lecture you will learn more about:

  • My personal experiences from Scania’s Trainee Program and lessons learned
  • The Scania Way – Scania’s value, principles and way of thinking
  • Scania’s economy steering model for Product Development

Time: 07:45-09:00
Place: Tryggheten, Samhällsvetarhuset
Name: Charlotte Lindberg
Title: Controller

The presentation will be held in English


Towards a sustainable transport system with connectivity

The Transport industry is currently undergoing a major change. The focus on sustainability is larger than ever and three disruptive trends, Autonomous, Connectivity and Electrification, will change our industry dramatically the coming years.  In this lecture you’ll learn more about:

Peder Nordgren

Peder Nordgren

  • How do we work with Connectivity at Scania?
  • How does connectivity help Scania and our customers and why does it play an important role in our sustainability journey?
  • How does the future transport system look like?

But I’ll also talk about how it is to work at Scania and how my journey at Scania has looked like since I finished my studies  in Interaction & Design at Umeå University.

Time: 12:15-13:00
Place: N300 i Naturvetarhuset

Name: Peder Nordgren
Title: Head of Communication and Business Support, Connected Services and Solutions

The presentation will be held in English!

Register your CV and answer a few questions here and we will keep in touch with you further on.

Available positions



ASAP is a joint effort to accelerate sustainable development. The project is founded by Sustainergies and Ecolabelling Sweden and powered this year by Scania, Samsung and Nordea. Together we will boost people with inspiration and skills to really make a difference!
Starting in September 2018, we will explore sustainability, provide inspiration and invite 50 selected students to participate in a unique accelerator program, combining a sustainability boot camp and a case challenge. Scania will contribute with key competencies and insights from the industrie, to help empower students to become the future sustainability leaders and change agents we need.

ASAP, because there is no time to lose!