The confrence will take place in Uppsala which is Sweden’s fourth largest city with a population of 200 000 inhabitants. Unique cultural treasures and an exciting history are to be found in the city of knowledge and inspiration. Uppsala has retained its small-town charm while offering a big city’s selection of shops, restaurants and other entertainment. 

 

ABOUT UPPSALA

Uppsala has many historical attractions. Among the most famous are:Photo of Uppsala city taken by JimElfström

• Uppsala cathedral, the largest cathedral in Scandinavia.
• One of Sweden’s eldest botanical gardens.
• A unique anatomical theatre built in the 1600’s.
• The Linnaeus Garden.
• Uppsala Castle from the mid-1500's.

Right: image of Fyrisån and the cathedral. Photographer: Jim Elfström.

 

Other useful links
Visit Sweden! Swedish Tourist Board
Destination Sweden. Lonelyplanet.com
Destination Uppsala, tourist information
The Municipality of Uppsala