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School students will become Future Ambassadors

Gothenburg 400 years 2021 · 9 December, 2019

The Future Ambassadors initiative has begun! More school students will leave compulsory school with passing grades. Students will also test the power of digitalisation to find new ways of learning.…

Gothenburg solution facilitates climate-smart food choices

Trade and industry group · 3 December, 2019

With the smart service CarbonAte consumers are able to make climate smart food choices. The idea – developed at the FoodTech startup CarbonCloud in Gothenbrug – is now spreading through…

Stuart found a new way of life in Gothenburg

Trade and industry group · 26 November, 2019

– For me, the best thing about living in Sweden and Gothenburg is the quality of life. I am able to achieve a great work-life balance and spend lots of…

GROWTH COMPANIES MATCHED WITH INVESTORS AT #CONNECT2CAPITAL

Trade and industry group · 26 November, 2019

On 14–15 November, this year’s #Connect2Capital event was held at the Clarion Post Hotel, where investors and growth companies met up to match ideas with venture capital. Attracting over 400 participants, including…

RECORD NUMBERS OF VISITORS TO GYMNASIEDAGARNA AND FUTURE SKILLS 2019

Trade and industry group · 23 October, 2019

This year’s “Gymnasiedagarna” (upper secondary school days) and Future Skills exhibition set a new record, with 35,000 visitors. Around 900 job seekers, adult learners and students of Swedish for Immigrants…

POSITIVE RESULTS FOR BONNIERHOOPS THIS YEAR

Trade and industry group · 17 October, 2019

For the second year in a row a range of activities were organised in the district of Biskopsgården as part of the BonnierHoops initiative. Hundreds of children and young people…

THOUSANDS OF STUDENTS SET UP JA COMPANIES

Trade and industry group · 11 October, 2019

Around 3,000 students gathered at the Swedish Exhibition & Congress Centre on 7 October for the annual kick-off of the Junior Achievement “Startup” fair. The event combines advice on setting…

SUCCESS FOR SPACE WEEK

Gothenburg 400 years 2021 · 2 October, 2019

On 14–22 September, Gothenburg and West Sweden celebrated the 50th anniversary of the first moon landing. Around 60 organisations arranged 150 activities during a week dedicated to the theme of…

This autumn's program for Student Göteborg kicked off on September 17th with a big welcome ceremony at the Museum of World Culture, where around 700 students participated in the evening's…

Two of Sweden’s biggest private employers are located in Gothenburg – Volvo Cars and Volvo Group. Roughly a quarter of a million people in the Gothenburg region depend on these…

Young entrepreneurs from Gothenburg fight resistant bacteria

Trade and industry group · 15 July, 2019

A young startup company in Gothenburg has developed an easy-to-use method for detecting antibiotic-resistant bacteria. The idea was born when two young researchers met and decided to start a joint…

Before the age of 30, Lisa Emelia Svensson had already gained a PhD and landed a top job in New York. Today her stellar career has led her all the…