Strategically located in the heart of Kista Science City

Kistamässan, with its strategic position and geographical accessibility in the heart of Kista Science City, are the obvious forum for professional meetings and creative events. Kistamässan is situated in the middle of the company expansive region of Kista Science City which is one of the world’s leading ICT-clusters. This makes Kistamässan a very interesting place for professional meetings and creative events. Kista is a changeable region with a constant flow of people, impressions and experiences. A unique mix of people, cultures and entrepreneurships creates a colourful and dynamic environment where Kistamässan is a natural element. Kistamässan is centrally located in the north of Stockholm and close to both Arlanda and Bromma airport, which creates favourable conditions for both national and international contacts. The commuter train takes only 12 minutes from Kistamässan to Stockholm central. Kistamässan are perfectly situated next to the motorway E4, and close to the underground, busses and the commuter train which makes it easy to reach Kistamässan wherever you are travelling from. Right next to Kistamässan and in the area around there are a lot of parking spaces.

The industry climate in Kista Science City – dynamic and influential

When you take part in an event at Kistamässan you are among central players in the Swedish business world. Kista Science City today is a driving force, not only for the Stockholm region, but for the whole of Sweden and the area is distinguished by a dynamic and innovative corporate climate. Within Kista Science City* lives 120 000 people, 65 000 people work, 1 100 people are researching and 5 000 are studying at university level. Over 4 000 companies are present in the area of which 525 are working within the information and communication technology (ICT). Internationally is Kista Science City compared with Silicon Valley, Bangalore, Sophia Antipolis and Multimedia Supercorridor in Malaysia. Some of the more known companies are Ericsson, Nokia, Microsoft and IBM as close neighbours to Kistamässan

Accomodation

Right next to Kistamässan stands the spectacular Scandic Victoria Tower hotel (EKC 2017 base hotel), designed by award-winning architect Gert Wingårdh. At 34 stories high, the hotel provides first-class accommodation with 299 double rooms, restaurants, conference rooms, a gym and a sky bar at the very top, with spectacular views across the whole of Stockholm. On the entrance level, Scandic Victoria Tower offers an inspiring open-plan space where the lobby, lounge and restaurant flow into each other, creating a social meeting place for work, meetings, food, drinks and relaxation.

Shopping och entertainment

In Kista you will find Sweden’s largest inhouse galleria with over 125 stores and 30 restaurants. The galleria also holds one of Sweden’s biggest cinemas with 11 theatres and 1 500 seats. The galleria is visited by approximately 13 million visitors a year.