News from the City of Stockholm
The City of Stockholm will host a seminar November 4 in partnership with the Swedish-American Chamber of Commerce in New York. The seminar will showcase Stockholm’s ability to support businesses while increasing energy efficiency.Go to "Stockholm Living: Smart. Savvy. Sustainable"
The City of Stockholm will lead the prestigious European project GrowSmarter. The project looks at how smart technical solutions in the environmental field can create more jobs and make cities grow sustainably while at the same time be energy efficient, accessible and attractive to its citizens. The EU Commission contributes 25 million Euros to the effort.Go to "Stockholm takes the lead among smart cities"
Stockholm was announced as five winners in Mayors Challenge in Paris today– an ideas competition for European cities focusing on urban challenges. Stockholm's competing area was the challenge of turning garden waste into biochar.Go to "Stockholm wins Mayors Challenge 2014"
Today, the City of Stockholm, handed over a check of 50 million SEK to Stockholm Water Foundation, SWF and the Waterweek.Go to "50 million SEK to outstanding water projects"
Digital Health Days is a two day conference on the new world of digital health. How do we truly enable individual health? How do we go from big data to big value? How do we put insight in action? Those are the main questions discussed at the Stockholm conference 25-26 August.Go to "Digital Health Days - better care with digital innovations"
Take a guided tour through the City Hall, numerous historic sites, and smart city solutions, all with the help of your smartphone! The app OnSpotStory also guides you through the future Slussen, and the world-famous sustainable city district Hammarby Sjöstad.Go to "Take a digital tour of Stockholm "
Over the course of 7 Saturdays during the summer of 2014, from the 28th of June to the 9th of August, we welcome you to Open Streets on Götgatan. During Open Streets, roadways that normally hold car traffic are closed off so that they can be used in a bit of a different way.Go to "Welcome to Open Streets"