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What’s on in the Gothenburg stand

Throughout Mipim, the Gothenburg stand will host a number of talks by key local figures on the city’s exciting transformation and its arenas for testing new products and services.

Tuesday, 13 March

 

15:30 Testbed Gothenburg

Gothenburg is an important hub for Swedish research and development. The region's many testbeds provide great possibilities for testing products and services in virtual reality, in labs, in simulated environments and in real city environments

Lars Bern, Area Manager Innovation at Business Region Göteborg

 

17:00 Official opening of the stand & the New Face of Gothenburg

Presentation of the city’s new architectural programme.

Björn Siesjö, City Architect at the City of Gothenburg

 

Wednesday, 14 March

 

09:30 PLATS FÖR GÖTEBORG - DEVELOPING GOTHENBURG'S EVENT AREA

Plats för Göteborg is a collaborative initiative that aims to develop Gothenburg’s main event area, which stretches from Nya Ullevi Stadium to the Swedish Exhibition and Congress Centre.  

Gert Wingårdh, Architect and CEO at Wingårdhs; and Lars Göran Andersson, CEO at HSB Göteborg

 
11:00 Testbed Gothenburg: mobility & urban development

Gothenburg's testbeds for mobility and urban development of the future, including the acclaimed project ElectriCity future public transport and Drive Me, where self-driving cars are being tested on public roads in Gothenburg.   

Lars Bern, Area Manager Innovation at Business Region Göteborg

 

14:00 Testbed Gothenburg: ENERGY TRANSITION & URBAN DEVELOPMENT

Gothenburg’s testbeds for energy transition and urban development, including FED, the Fossil-free Energy Districts project, where a unique local marketplace for electricity, district heating and cooling is being developed.

Lars Bern, Area Manager Innovation at Business Region Göteborg

 

15:30 The New Face of Gothenburg

Presentation of the city’s new architectural programme.

Björn Siesjö, City Architect at the City of Gothenburg

 

Thursday, 15 March

 

10:45 Testbed Gothenburg: MOBILITY & URBAN DEVELOPMENT

Gothenburg's testbeds for mobility and urban development of the future, including the acclaimed project ElectriCity future public transport and Drive Me, where self-driving cars are being tested on public roads in Gothenburg.  

Lars Bern, Area Manager Innovation at Business Region Göteborg