In the northernmost part of Sweden lies the city of Luleå & Piteå. In the test- and demonstration environment of Northern Sweden, Luleå & Piteå are two important home bases. The vibrant and progressive cities, situated in an arctic landscape and surrounded by vast and untouched nature will be your home for the coming days.
Welcoming you to a winter landscape, the cities of Luleå and Piteå are located in the far north of the Gulf of Bothnia. Upon first arriving for the Summit in Luleå on Wednesday,you will get to see both the picturesque city center, as well as the stunning nature surrounding it. On Thursday, we will take a day-trip to the city of Piteå, a short 45-minute bus ride away, to enjoy the vibrant industry and stunning nature in Piteå. Finishing off the summit on Friday, we will walkout on the frozen sea of the local harbor in Luleå, to partake in one-of-a-kind winter ice activities.
If you are located within Sweden, the most climate-friendly way to get to Luleå is by train. The national train operator SJ operates comfortable night-trains from all over Sweden to the northern regions.
Book with SJ: https://www.sj.se/en/home.html
If you arriving from other countries, the best way to get to Luleå is by airplane. SAS & Norwegian operate multiple flights daily from Stockholm Arlanda Airport to Luleå. The city center is a short 10-15 minute drive from the local airport, and taxis are always readily available at the arrival halls.
Book with SAS: https://www.sas.se/en/
Book with Norwegian: https://www.norwegian.com/
There are several hotels to choose from in the Luleå city center. For your convenience, Demo North has reserved rooms at the following hotels:
The arctic nature in Northern Sweden is a once in a lifetime experience, ready to be explored before or after Demo North.The region offers countless activities, such as hikes in the winter landscape,or a more relaxing stay at the Ice Hotel. If you would like to seize the opportunity to explore the Arctic Nature before or after your visit at Demo North, you can book an adventure of your liking through our partners at Brändön Lodge and Travelco in Swedish Lapland.
Vetenskapens Hus - Storgatan 53, 972 31 Luleå
Kulturens Hus - Skeppsbrogatan 17, 972 31 Luleå
Studio Acusticum, Piteå Science park - Kunskapsallén 14, 941 63 Piteå