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Future Skills: the legacy of EuroSkills

Trade and industry group · 3 October, 2017

On December 2016 Gothenburg was welcoming the European Championship in vocational skills EuroSkills. The event supported by Göteborg & Co, Trade and Industry Group attracted over 65 000 visitors. Just over…

Welcome to the new students of Gothenburg

Trade and industry group · 28 September, 2017

On Thursday 14th September, Gothenburg welcomed approximately 800 new students during a welcoming ceremony at the Museum of World Culture organized by Student Göteborg. Student Göteborg arranged a fully-packed evening…

A summer with the Trade and Industry Group

Trade and industry group · 28 September, 2017

During the summer 2017, Göteborg & Co Trade and Industry Group contributed to the cultural life of Gothenburg in different ways. The Group supported the concert of the Lebanese artist…

On 17–21 September 2017, Gothenburg will host the European Conference on Optical Communication (ECOC). This will be the 43rd conference in succession and is the largest conference in Europe in…

“I love the city, it is so nice, I will definitely return in the future and I sincerely hope Kenes will be able to host more congresses in Gothenburg in…

Foto: European Choir Games. “We are really looking forward to the city being filled with the joy and sense of community that choirs bring, as well as this opportunity to…

Gothenburg is the top international destination for sustainability according to the Global Destination Sustainability Index. This will be reaffirmed when the city hosts the Longines FEI European Equestrian Championships on…

When the Prague Convention Bureau held its 6th International Training Seminar at the end of May, it focused on “green” meetings. The seminar, which went under the heading “Green: The…

As a partner city in the International Association of Professional Congress Organisers (IAPCO), Gothenburg was asked to host the IAPCO Council Meeting in 2017. This was an opportunity for the…

Architect Alejandro Aravena has won the Gothenburg Award for Sustainable Development of SEK 1 million. “Aravena is an innovative Chilean architect who, along with his colleagues in the ‘Do Tank’…