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Kista Grows

Kista is not only a hotspot when it comes to ICT, but also in terms of property investment. The City of Stockholm is busy planning for 4 000 new homes in the Kista area, the majority of them in Kista Science City. Kista is increasingly becoming a mix of a dense and sustainable part of […]

About

About

How Kista Science City became one of the world’s leading ICT clusters. Kista Science City is an innovation cluster where industry, academia and the public sector in 1986 got together and formed the Electrum Foundation. The aim was to make the region a world-leading center for electronics research. In the 1990s it became obvious that excellence […]

Kista interacts

Kista Interacts

Kista Science City has a long tradition of working according to what is popularly referred to as the triple helix model, which is a collaboration between business, academia, and the public sector. Together, they manage projects to promote and develop one of the world’s leading ICT clusters – Kista Science City. Kista Science City AB (KSCAB) is the […]

Join Kista

Join Kista

Kista Science City is a dynamic ecosystem generated through a collaboration between the public sector, business and academia. Kista is a creative melting pot where companies, researchers, and students collaborate in order to develop and grow. The high presence of ICT companies, combined with a large number of research institutions, two universities and a high level of engagement from The City […]

Kista Science City

Visit Kista

Kista Science City is the largest Information and Communication Technology (ICT) cluster in Europe and the third largest ICT cluster in the world. Kista Science City, or the Nordic Silicon Valley as it is also called, is the home of more than 1,000 ICT companies and the birthplace of wireless communication technologies such as NMT, GSM, […]

Businesses in Kista

Kista Science City continues to increase in popularity amongst ICT-companies in Sweden. More and more companies move here due to proven strong local growth, modern office buildings with energy optimization and low rental costs that in turn provide companies with bigger office spaces. Many of the larger ICT-companies regard Kista Science City as a living ecosystem and consider it an important […]

Stockholm Innovation & Growth AB

Since 2002 Stockholm Innovation & Growth AB (STING) is a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Electrum Foundation. It is a business incubator that enables talented people to turn their ideas into sustainable businesses. STING offers qualified coaching in business development, a business angel network, a venture capital fund, a recruitment service and an international network of investors, business contacts […]

Kista Science City AB

Since 1999 Kista Science City AB (KSCAB) is a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Electrum Foundation and an operative, non-profit organization with the mission to promote and develop the Kista Science City region. KSCAB strive for making Kista Science City a place where people and business can continue to develop. KSCAB’s focus is encouraging strong cooperation between business, academia […]

The Electrum Foundation

The Electrum Foundation is active in issues concerning higher ICT education, global growth and innovation. It develops dynamic business environments, education and scientific environments at the forefront of international research and urban environments, with attractive and efficient infrastructures, jobs, services, trade, culture and leisure.  The Electrum Foundation Board consists of representatives from business (Ericsson, IBM and real estate owners), […]

Public private networks

Stockholm IT Region Stockholm IT Region is a collaborative project run by a number of public and private groups aimed at further strengthening the competitiveness of the ICT industry in Stockholm region. Stockholm IT Region operates as work groups and focuses on the following strategic areas: Ensuring access to a qualified skills base. Ensuring access […]

Infrastructure

Stockholm county is a popular region and the city is constantly expanding, both in size and activities. During the last few years the population within the county borders has increased with 30 000 to 40 000 on an annual basis. In order to sustain this prosperous development and growth, the area requires a well-functioning infrastructure, which […]

Kista Commute

Kista Commute is a network led by Kista Science City with Ericsson AB, IBM, Swedish AB Atea AB, Microsoft AB, CGI Sweden AB, Stockholm city, Trafikverket, SLL Traffic Administration (SL), the County Administrative Board of Stockholm, KTH, Vasakronan AB, Klövern AB, AtriumLjungberg AB, Brostaden AB Sunfleet Carsharing AB and Flygbussarna AB. The network aims to […]

Regional development

The Kista Science City region is constantly growing. During the coming years more than 35 000 homes and work spaces for around 50 000 people are planned in the surrounding areas. Järfälla Municipality Järfälla has been nominated as Stockholm’s best municipality in terms of public transport and commute. Independent of where you live or work, […]

Urban Development

Kista was built around 40 years ago and the area has with time gained a high reputation, both in Sweden and globally. Since 2010 there are several planning and construction project undergoing in order Kista to further develop the area.The development is much in line with the City of Stockholm’s vision where Kista is pointed out as an […]