Göteborg is found on the west coast of Sweden, right in the heart of Scandinavia. The city has got plenty to offer – with lots of great shopping, a flourishing restaurant scene and the stunning archipelago just around the corner. Staying over the weekend - or just got tired of hanging out with the Mac nerds? Check out the city’s great website for lots of fun!


The conference is held at Folkets Hus in the Congress Hall at second floor. The address is Olof Palmes Plats 3 located next to Järntorget.

Tuesday’s Pool Night will take place at Biljardpalatset, Ekelundsgatan 9-11

Wednesday’s hang out is at Ritz at Bastionsplatsen 2

Thursday’s Beer Bash is ingested at The Dubliner.

Use the entrance at Östra Hamngatan 50 (next to Synoptik) and take the stairway to the second floor. Don't go through the bar.

Hotel Riverton

The closest hotel is Hotel Riverton.

Hotel Riverton is located five minutes walk from the conference and just a few blocks from Gothenburg’s main shops.

Prices, including breakfast and tax, starts at
SEK 2 000 per person and night in a Single room.

Comfort Hotel City Center

Situated next to Riverton. From SEK 1 100 pp/night

Elite Plaza Hotel Göteborg

From SEK 1400 pp/night

Göteborgs Mini-Hotel

As a budget option you might want to choose Göteborgs Mini-Hotel where you can get a double room at SEK 500. You can book a double room for one person if you like. Located within walking distance (7 minutes) from the conference.

(All prices as of April 2015)


Göteborg is a quite busy conference city, so hotel rooms sometimes might be hard to find. Book in time! The conference venue is easily reachable by tram from all city center. Here are some options if you like to stay in walking distance


From the railroad station
Take tram 1, 3, 9, 11 or bus 60 to Järntorget. Travel time is approximately 10 minutes.

From the airports

Take an Airport Coach to the Nils Ericsons terminal at the railroad station and then tram or bus


Airport Coach tickets can be bought on the bus or at the website.

Tram and bus tickets can be bought at many conveniences stores, such as 7-Eleven. There are different  tourist and visitor cards such as 24-hour ticket, 72-hour ticket and 5-trip ticket. More info here.

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