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​Stockholm exports its DNA to SXSW in Austin

​Stockholm exports its DNA to SXSW in Austin

Press releases   •   Mar 06, 2019 11:41 UTC

The unique DNA of Stockholm is built on progressive values that allow Stockholmers to be among the most innovative people in the world. The openness to new ideas, to diversity and inclusion, have contributed to the city’s ever increasing popularity among both talents and travelers. Now, Stockholm is bringing its DNA to SXSW in Austin, inviting anyone to be a Stockholmer.

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 world's top songwriters have landed in Stockholm

The world's top songwriters have landed in Stockholm

Press releases   •   Jan 15, 2018 08:23 UTC

Today, some of the world’s most talented songwriters gather in Stockholm to experience the creative atmosphere in the Swedish capital. During three days, 45 songwriters from all over the world will come together, experiment and create at the 2018 Stockholm Songwriting Camp.

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The Stockholm talks at House of Scandinavia

The Stockholm talks at House of Scandinavia

Events   •   Feb 22, 2019 10:55 UTC

Meet us at the world’s largest gathering of creative professionals at the 2019 SXSW Conference & Festivals in Austin, Texas from March 8-17. This year we will be hosting two events - our Stockholm talks. Come meet us at SAS House of Scandinavia!March 8, The Stockholm talks: Building gender-balanced unicornsLessons learned from Swedish companies and Stockholm startups: successes and challeng...

Mar 08 - Mar 12

Austin, Texas, USA

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

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

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