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Prestigious event to Stockholm

Prestigious event to Stockholm

Press Releases   •   Jul 10, 2018 15:44 GMT

Stockholm will host one of the most prestigious events in equestrian sport next summer when the City joins the international calendar of the Longines Global Champions Tour and GCL.

​Stockholm to host world’s largest AI conference

​Stockholm to host world’s largest AI conference

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.

​Stockholm welcomes EHA back for the third time

​Stockholm welcomes EHA back for the third time

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.

ISU World Figure Skating Championships 2021 to Stockholm, Sweden

ISU World Figure Skating Championships 2021 to Stockholm, Sweden

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.

DreamHack Masters comes to Stockholm - DreamHack partners with Stockholm Live and City of Stockholm

DreamHack Masters comes to Stockholm - DreamHack partners with Stockholm Live and City of Stockholm

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.

Stockholm climbs up international meeting rankings

Stockholm climbs up international meeting rankings

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.

The City of Stockholm adopts a new strategy – aims to be the smartest city in the world

The City of Stockholm adopts a new strategy – aims to be the smartest city in the world

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.

82% more Chinese guest nights in Stockholm in January

82% more Chinese guest nights in Stockholm in January

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.

More international visitors to Stockholm in summer 2016

More international visitors to Stockholm in summer 2016

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%.