Press Releases

Jul 16, 2014 10:10 GMT Stockholm Business Region Positive development continues for business in Stockholm and wages show robust growth in both Stockholm County and the City of Stockholm. In total, 5,997 businesses were launched in the county while the number of bankruptcies declined. The labor market and number of immigrants have also had positive growth, according to Stockholmskonjunkturen’s first report 2014.

EIT ICT Labs challenges startups to shape the Future of the Cloud

Jul 02, 2014 12:27 GMT EIT ICT Labs EIT ICT Labs Idea Challenge winners receive a combined price money of 80,000 Euros, the invaluable opportunity to join Europe’s biggest innovation network, office space for six months, and coaching by EIT ICT Labs’ Business Development Accelerator towards European success stories.

Jun 18, 2014 09:10 GMT EIT ICT Labs On Wednesday, June 18th, the Idea Challenge for Internet of Things is launched at the business event Internet of Everything for Real in Stockholm where representatives from all industries, public and private, working towards business or consumers are gathering to look at new possibilities to connect their products or services and need inspiration, information or advice on how to go about it.

Training Improves Time-to-market and Product Adoption

Jun 17, 2014 09:47 GMT Mentice AB Use of dedicated, realistic simulator training significantly shortens the learning and adoption curve of new devices, resulting in a faster time-to-market.

Jun 13, 2014 11:27 GMT Stockholm Business Region There is much to consider when moving to a new country. Stockholm is therefore launching a website for people who are interested in moving here or have just done so. The new site explains the advantages of Stockholm and offers concrete tips on things that it may be wise to keep in mind.

Jun 09, 2014 16:45 GMT University of Gävle Britt-Marie Sjölund, PhD and associate professor in nursing science at the University of Gävle shows in her research that the elderly in Gävle have become healthier longer into their lives, but also that there are more disabled elderly women than men.

The University of Gävle is awarded the highest grade by the Swedish Environmental Protection Agency

Jun 05, 2014 13:56 GMT University of Gävle The University of Gävle is awarded the highest grade by the Swedish Environmental Protection Agency for a sustainable development.

Consumer Privacy got an Advocate  - Special interest group founded on privacy of retail customers

Jun 02, 2014 11:11 GMT EIT ICT Labs The launch of the PrivacySIG, a special interest group to promote consumer privacy, took place today in London. The interest group is set up by five SMEs from Finland, Germany and The Netherlands operating in the customer measurement and intelligence field. PrivacySIG will publish and enforce a strict code-of-conduct among its members.

The University of Gävle is leading the cooperation with business

Jun 02, 2014 07:00 GMT University of Gävle When Swedish business presented their top lists of the educations that have the best cooperation with work places. The University of Gävle stands out especially in the rankings when it comes to the engineering programs with co-op orientation.

The nursing program at the University of Gävle noted positive in a study by Karolinska Institutet

May 29, 2014 12:41 GMT University of Gävle The nursing program at the University of Gävle noted positive in a study by Karolinska Institutet. In the report where the nursing students stress related problems have been investigated during their education, the University of Gävle is one of the educations where the students report the least stress.