Press Releases • Jul 02, 2018 08:19 GMT
This July, Stockholm and Sweden are hosting the Federated AI Meeting (FAIM) – the world’s largest scientific event on artificial intelligence. For the first time, five world leading scientific AI conferences are gathered under one roof. The conferences will take place at Stockholmsmässan on July 10-19, gathering more than 5,000 international experts, scientists and engineers.
Press Releases • Jun 13, 2018 14:27 GMT
For the third time, the European Hematology Association (EHA) has chosen Stockholm as the destination for its annual congress, gathering the leading experts on hematology. The congress takes place at Stockholmsmässan from June 14th and is expecting record numbers of delegates, sponsors and exhibitors.
Press Releases • Jun 11, 2018 07:05 GMT
The ISU Council (International Skating Union) has decided to give the Swedish Figure Skating Association the opportunity to host yet another Championships, in close collaboration with the host city, Swedish capital Stockholm, in a short amount of time. ISU World Figure Skating Championships 2021 will be held at Ericsson Globe on March 22–28 2021.
Press Releases • Jan 09, 2018 08:40 GMT
Press Releases • Nov 28, 2017 09:34 GMT
DreamHack Masters will be heading to Stockholm and Ericsson Globe for 2018. Today DreamHack is proud to announce that in partnership with City of Stockholm and Stockholm Live, that the capital of Sweden will be a host city of DreamHack Masters going forward. This is the first edition to be hosted in Stockholm, and DreamHack Masters Stockholm 2018 is planned to take place September 1-2.
Press Releases • May 16, 2017 07:55 GMT
In 2016, Stockholm climbed from 23rd to 18th globally, and from 17th to 13th in Europe, in the ICCA rankings measuring international meetings. These are the city's best positions for a number of years.
Press Releases • Apr 04, 2017 12:43 GMT
Yesterday, the City Council formally adopted a strategy for Stockholm to become the smartest and most connected city in the world. The strategy involves a unique focus on sustainability. The goal is for Stockholm to become economically, ecologically, democratically and socially sustainable through innovative digital services, transparency and connectivity.
Press Releases • Mar 16, 2017 08:30 GMT
The first month of 2017 saw a rise in the total number of guest nights, which were +10% from the previous year. In addition, Stockholm has a strong position in the Chinese market with this significant increase.
Press Releases • Oct 17, 2016 09:31 GMT
Summer 2016 saw a 2% increase in international guest nights in Stockholm, which is over 40,000 guests.Visitors from abroad are continuing to increase while Swedish visitors are decreasing.In total, the resulting increase is 1%.
Press Releases • Sep 16, 2016 09:04 GMT
Over 1.6 million guest nights were registered at commercial accommodation facilities in Stockholm county in July.Visitors from abroad are continuing to increase while Swedish visitors are decreasing.
Press Releases • Sep 01, 2016 05:59 GMT
This summer Stockholm hosted Tbex, the world’s largest social media conference.Participants included travel bloggers, authors and travel industry professionals who work in social media.The results now show that over 20 million readers have been exposed to Stockholm as a travel destination on social media.
Press Releases • Jul 12, 2016 06:10 GMT
On July 12-16, Stockholm will welcome around 800 participants from all over the world to Stockholm Waterfront Congress Center to participate in an enormous meeting for bloggers and the travel industry. Tbex. social media.
Press Releases • Jun 14, 2016 06:00 GMT
Once again, the international guest night statistics for Stockholm increases. During the month of April, over 1 million overnight stays in tourist accommodations were recorded. This time it’s visitors from outside of Europe who account for the largest increase; 25% compared to the same period the previous year.
Press Releases • Jun 13, 2016 07:00 GMT
For the third year, EAT Stockholm Food Forum welcomes 450 delegates from 32 countries and 67 speakers from major global companies, leading researchers, politicians and international entrepreneurs in food and health to Stockholm on 13-14 June. The goal is to find solutions to the global sustainability challenges and improve global public health among the world’s growing population.
Press Releases • Jun 10, 2016 09:19 GMT
Stockholm has one of the highest growth rates in Europe when one considers the number of guest nights. This year, Stockholm has climbed up two places in the rankings, from 13th to 11th place, on the International ECM Benchmarking Report’s list that measures the growth of tourism in European cities.
Press Releases • May 20, 2016 08:42 GMT
The international guest night statistics for Stockholm have risen again. March saw an 11% rise in the number of foreign visitors compared with the same month last year. This positive trend is also reflected in the figures for the first quarter of 2016 as a whole
City of Stockholm satisfied with Eurovision Song Contest: Enormous involvement made the music festival magical
Press Releases • May 18, 2016 06:19 GMT
The almost two-week long engagement period involved Stockholmers and visitors who enjoyed the festivities: Eurovision Village in Kungsträdgården has had no less than 1.5 million visits.