Practical information about travel and accommodation

About the venue
The course will be held at Haga Forum, Stockholm, Sweden. The venue is very close to Karolinska Hospital approximately 4km north of the city center at the southern entrance to Haga park. Haga Forum is a professional conference venue and contains a highly-regarded restaurant (where we will eat lunch each day). The venue is wheelchair accessible and wireless internet is available throughout.

How to get to Haga Forum
Both the airport bus (Stockholm Arlanda airport) and several city busses stop at Haga Forum (see There is ample parking that is free for conference guests (Haga Forum will validate your parking ticket). Walking from Odenplan (closest metro station) to Haga Forum takes about 10-15 minutes (easy pace).

About Stockholm
Stockholm, one of the most beautiful capitals in the world, is built on 14 islands connected by 57 bridges. The beautiful buildings, the greenery, the fresh air and the proximity to the water are distinctive traits of the city. May is one of the nicest months of the year to discover Stockholm with an average minimum temperature of 6°C (52°F) and average maximum temperature of 16°C (61°F). Each day, we will have a 2 hour long lunch break to give you the opportunity to explore the beautiful surroundings in the Haga Park and/or to socialise with your fellow course participants.

The course organisers cannot organise travel or provide accommodation for participants. Following are some hotels (and a hostel) in the vicinity of the course venue. There exist other good hotels nearby and the organisers do not neccesarily endorse the venues listed below.

Stallmästaregården ☆☆☆☆
Approximately 150 m from the course venue.

Elite Palace Hotel ☆☆☆☆
Approximately 1.2 km from the course venue.

Best Western Time Hotel ☆☆☆☆
Approximately 1km from the course venue

Hotell Norrtull ☆☆☆
Approximately 1 km from the course venue.

Hotell Oden ☆☆☆
Approximately 1.7 km from the course venue.

Hostel Bed and Breakfast in Stockholm
Approximately 2km from the course venue (bus 59 takes you directly from the hostel the the course venue).

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