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Stockholm Academic Network launched - for partners to international researchers

Mar 12, 2015 06:20 GMT Stockholm Academic Forum 65 people from no less than 28 nationalities gathered at Valhallavägen 79 on Wednesday 11 March. It was Stockholm Academic Forum, Staf, that held the first event for Stockholm Academic Network – a new network for partners accompanying international researchers at the universities of Stockholm.

New network for partners to international researchers in Stockholm

Mar 09, 2015 06:20 GMT Stockholm Academic Forum ​As a part of developing Stockholm as an international academic region, Stockholm Academic Forum, Staf, is now initiating a network for partners and spouses that are accompanying international researchers to Stockholm.

Take a university course in Stockholm this summer

Feb 23, 2015 06:00 GMT Stockholm Academic Forum ​The admission for the Swedish universities’ summer courses is now open and as usual there is a broad range of courses available. Many students choose to devote even the summer to their field of study while others can immerse themselves in their favourite subject during the vacation. A summer course can also be a good way of preparing for those who are starting university this autumn.

Welcome reception for hundreds of international students and guest researchers in Stockholm City Hall

Feb 10, 2015 05:30 GMT Stockholm Academic Forum ​On Sunday 8 February the City of Stockholm invited 500 new international students and visiting scholars to a reception in the Stockholm City Hall. The guests were welcomed by, among others, the President of the Stockholm City Council, Mrs. Eva-Louise Erlandsson Slorach and the Vice Mayor for Schools and Education, Mr. Olle Burell.

Welcome to Stockholm’s Münchenbryggeriet

Jan 15, 2015 09:50 GMT rethink conf A short while ago we announced that we are taking rethink conf to the next level by expanding outside Norway.

Nobel Week in Stockholm

Dec 08, 2014 14:59 GMT Stockholm Academic Forum The Nobel Week is in full swing in Stockholm and science is celebrated more than any other time of year. Prominent research and historic discoveries are celebrated when the eyes of the world are directed towards Stockholm. It is hard to overstate the significance of the Nobel Prize.

Apr 10, 2014 11:29 GMT Stockholm Visitors Board The creative climate in Stockholm was one of the reasons why GL Event choose Stockholm for Bocuse d'Or Europe. Interview with Mr Florent Suplisson Gastronomic Event Director and Mr Mathias Dahlgren Former winner of Bocuse d'Or, Michelin Star chef in Stockholm and Honorary President of Bocuse d'Or Europe in Stockholm 2014.

Strengthened connectivity with new direct routes to Stockholm

Oct 03, 2013 16:20 GMT Stockholm Business Region Both Emirates and Norwegian airlines recently announced new flight routes to and from Stockholm, which are expected to boost traffic from international destinations such as the US, Middle East and Africa.

New low-cost hotel group opens in Stockholm

Sep 23, 2013 08:38 GMT Stockholm Visitors Board Low cost and high design factor. In May Scandic will open a new low price hotel chain, focused on city locations, HTL. The first two hotels will open in Stockholm: Kungsgatan and Upplandsgatan

Stockholm to grow 'six times faster than Paris'

Jul 18, 2013 10:13 GMT Stockholm Business Region People from all over the world are drawn to Stockholm, attracted by the capital's vibrant business environment and opportunities, innovation and stable economy.