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Aula Medica


Aula Medica is the home of the 2020 EIT Health Summit, acting as the central hub for the conference. This is the go-to venue for check-in and will host the main plenary sessions alongside the partner and start-up exhibition.

Aula Medica is part of the Karolinska Institutet. The Karolinska Institutet is one of the world’s leading medical universities. Their vision is to advance knowledge about life and strive towards better health for all. Since 1901 the Nobel Assembly at Karolinska Institutet has selected the Nobel laureates in Physiology or Medicine.




Breakout Venues


BioClinicum is located at the centre of the Karolinska Solna site. The building creates a bridge between Karolinska Institutet and Karolinska University Hospital as well as a centre for research and education within the hospital. A skyway also connects BioClinicum to Biomedicum, the laboratory research centre at Karolinska Institutet. The building is designed to increase the integration between research, education and health care, and to promote interactions between research groups.


Biomedicum is Karolinska Institutet’s ultramodern laboratory building for experimental biomedical research with the aim to facilitate interaction, collaboration and the sharing of experiences, ideas and technologies across scientific borders.


Welcome Reception, Monday 30 November

City Hall

As part of the EIT Health Summit programme, you are invited to join us at our Welcome Reception at the Stockholm City Hall hosted by the City of Stockholm and the Region Stockholm.

The Stockholm City Hall is one of Sweden’s most famous buildings, and one of the capital's most visited tourist attractions. It is famous for its grand ceremonial halls and unique pieces of art and is the venue of the Nobel Prize banquet.

Vasa Museum

EIT Health Catapult Awards Ceremony and Conference Dinner ,

Tuesday 1 December

We will also be hosting an Awards Ceremony and Conference Dinner at the Vasa Museum. The evening will start with a drinks reception and tours of the museum, followed by the Health Catapult Presentations and dinner. 

The Vasa Museum is one of Scandinavia's most visited museums. It is here that you will find in all its glory, the unique and well-preserved warship Vasa from 1628, embellished with hundreds of wooden sculptures. The Vasa ship capsized and sank in Stockholm 1628. After 333 years on the sea bed, the mighty warship was salvaged and the voyage could continue. Today Vasa is the world's best-preserved 17th-century ship.


Evening Event Venues


Airport Logistics

Stockholm-Arlanda Airport is located 40 kilometres (25 miles) north of Stockholm City and is the main airport of Stockholm. The Arlanda express train takes you from Arlanda Airport to the city centre. The platform is easily accessible, underneath the arrival terminals.

Departures every 15 minutes (for most of the day). Travel time: 20 minutes.

Flygbussarna Airport Coaches depart every 10–15 minutes between Arlanda Airport and the City Terminal (located next to the Central Station). Travel time from Arlanda: 35–45 minutes.

Bromma Stockholm Airport is located 9 kilometres North of the city, however, does not allow for long haul flights. 

Skavsta Airport is located 106 kilometres South West of the city.

Västerås Airport is located 103 kilometres North of the city. 


Taxi services are available at Stockholm Arlanda Airport and Bromma Airport. Travel time from Stockholm Arlanda Airport: app 40 minutes, depending on the time of day. From Bromma Airport: app 15 minutes, depending on the time of day. Credit cards are readily accepted. Taxi fares in Sweden aren't regulated, which means that prices can vary significantly between companies.


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