Stockholm IT Region is a collaborative project run by a number of public and private groups aimed at developing the IT industry in the Stockholm region.
Stockholm IT Region operates as work groups and focuses on the following strategic areas:
– Development of Stockholm from a tech perspective – Stockholm IT Region surveys the IT infrastructure available in the Stockholm region and provides information on future development in the region.
– Marketing – Stockholm IT Region works to support the promotion of Stockholm as a world-leading tech region.
– Skills development and access to tech talent.
May 31 – Deadline for singup to participate June 20 – Message about admission September 13 – Workshop Participatory design (PD) emerged in the 60ties as a result of labor unions’ reaction against social, political and economic changes introduced by technology in the workplace. The PD approach, rooted in a Scandinavian philosophy on system […]
Jan Färjh has been appointed new chairman of The Electrum Foundation after former chairman Ulf Wahlberg resigned. Jan Färjh is currently Vice President, Head of Standardization and Industry at Ericsson. In his role, Jan is responsible for Ericsson’s standardization strategies and industry alignment in the areas of Telecom, Data/IT and Media.
Kista Science City and The Department of Computer and Information Sciences at Stockholm University invites you to a open lecture, by Micheala Magas, in the series “The Internet of Things and Smart Communities” to take the pulse of new opportunities for innovation and Creative Industries.
Now I have been a few days in Bogotá. I have, together with other Swedish representatives visited and held meetings with universities and organizations that organize and promote investment or innovation.
Do you want to discuss ideas, or early-stage startup challenges? Meet STING at Electrum on March 7 for free coaching.
Give more students on Järva’s elementary schools a chance to meet and be inspired by companies and universities in Kista. That is what Kista Science City AB wants to support through a new collaboration with My Dream Now.
I have just written an opinion on the proposal for a new master plan for the City of Stockholm in which you can find worthy formulations about what the City of Stockholm wants and have in mind for Kista. We at Kista Science City AB want to take this opportunity to highlight our opinion on some key issues for us.
During the spring of 2017 ABB business center is being relocated to Kista. Meanwhile, Peter Lofgren, Head of Strategic Collaboration & Business Development ABB Corp Research, is taking a seat in the board of the Electrum Foundation which through its subsidiaries Kista Science City AB and STING AB is going to initiate cooperation and development within Kista.
Exciting interview by Kista Science Citys very own Communication Manager, Naod Abera, in the local paper covering what is now reshaping our future in Central Kista.
The County Council has voted in favor of a tramway to Kista. Construction start 217. Watch the short video by the newspaper Mitti to get a full summary.
Friday 9th December Nobel Laureate in Physics, Professor J. Michael Kosterlitz visited Kista Science City. As one part of the program The Nobel Laurete visited young high school students from the Stockholm Science and Innovation School for a Q&A. The full recording of the Q&A is available here!
Friday 9th December Nobel Laureate in Physics, Professor J. Michael Kosterlitz will be visiting Kista Science City. J. Michael Kosterlitz will visit young high school students from the Stockholm Science and Innovation School and participate in a roundtable discussion with leading professors from around the world and representatives from Ericsson.
Watch the PreTalk where Petra Dalunde – COO of Urban ICT Arena interviews Cecilia Hertz – CEO Umbilical Design, Markus Bylund – IT strategist from Uppsala Municipality, Claus Popp Larsen – Acreo Swedish ICT, Åke Sundin – S:t Erik Kommunikation and Anders Broberg – Stokab, or watch the full Inauguration Ceremony!