Skip to main content

Press releases View all 8 hits

Stockholm launches podcast to help businesses fight gender discrimination

Stockholm launches podcast to help businesses fight gender discrimination

Press releases   •   Jan 10, 2019 06:50 UTC

Europe has a discrimination problem, according to a recent report by investment firm Atomico. Of all funds raised by European VC-backed companies in 2018, 93 percent went to all-male founding teams. And almost half of the women in Europe’s tech sector said they had experienced discrimination. To fight the problem, Stockholm launches a podcast to help companies improve their diversity strategy.

The Stockholm region is growing – thousands of job opportunities in the construction industry

The Stockholm region is growing – thousands of job opportunities in the construction industry

Press releases   •   Oct 03, 2017 08:38 UTC

Need for labor to carry out planned construction investments in the Stockholm region is estimated at over 100,000 job opportunities in 2017 and 2018. The demand is greatest for building and construction workers, construction craftsmen, painters and finishers.

​Gather Festival - Stockholm's SXSW

​Gather Festival - Stockholm's SXSW

Press releases   •   Aug 28, 2017 05:55 UTC

Gather Festival is a new innovation- and inspiration festival that takes place in Stockholm, September 14-16. Gather's conference program contains a mix of international and Swedish speakers and sessions within the five themes: Urban Development, Democracy, Human Vs. Machine, Economics and Communication – all combined with a solid music and culture program featuring international artists and DJ’s.

Stockholm again chosen to host major diabetes conference

Stockholm again chosen to host major diabetes conference

Press releases   •   Apr 04, 2013 05:00 UTC

The European Association for the Study of Diabetes has chosen Stockholm as the site of its major conference in the autumn of 2015. The city will thus be hosting the event for the fourth time. The decision was motivated by Stockholm's good conditions and Stockholmsmässan's long experience in arranging international conferences. The region is also one of the world's leading in diabetes research.

Images 2 hits

Stockholm's best-known businesses have declared their commitment to gender equality.

Stockholm's best-known bu...

License Creative Commons Attribution
Download
Size

1.03 MB • 1027 x 601 px

The Local's Sophie Miskiw meeting Jennifer Råsten, training strategist at AllBright Foundation

The Local's Sophie Miskiw...

PODCAST: How to increase female representation in leadership positions "Most of the organisations we at AllBright meet want to talk ab...

License Creative Commons Attribution
Download
Size

3.41 MB • 2832 x 2832 px

Videos 1 hit