WHAT’S ON: Events for English speakers in Sweden in April


Sustainergies: How to get a job within sustainability

Where: Geovetenskapens Hus, Svante Arrhenius väg 8, 10691 Stockholm

Date and time: April 3rd, 5pm – 6.30pm

Event by: Symbios – Miljöföreningen på Stockholms universitet

How does one get a job in an environmental organization? Ida Berg will hold a talk about careers in sustainability. She is a project manager at Sustainergies, an organization started as a non-profit which aims at matching newly graduated students with environmental companies and non-profits.

The Secrets of Stockholms start-ups

Where: Hedvig, Valhallavägen 117K, 11531 Stockholm

Date and time: April 4th, 7pm – 10pm

Event by: Hedvig

Why so many start-ups are created in Stockholm? What does the Swedish capital have to offer to potentially thriving businesses? Financial company Hedvig has invited Carro Hjelm, CMO at Voi Technology, to share the story of his company.

Stockholm Book Launch: An Evening with Julie Lindahl & "The Pendulum"

Where: Embassy House Linnégatan, 89C Linnégatan, 115 23 Stockholm

Date and time: April 9th, 5.40pm – 8.30pm

Event by: Julie Lindahl

Launch event for The Pendulum (in English) including: presentation and reading by Julie Lindahl;
panel discussion moderated by Cecilia Nordström, Chair Raoul Wallenberg Academy and Berättareministeriet, with founding members of New Voices. Followed by a mingle with light refreshments!

English Standup in Stockholm —Dragos —Hungry Hungry Dragon

Where: Power Comedy Club, Götgatan 85, 116 62 Stockholm, Sweden

Date and time: April 9th, 8.30pm – 9.45pm

Event by: Dragos Cristian Comedy

Dragos is a Romanian comedian who has performed in numerous countries such as England, Estonia and Singapore. In his show Hungry Hungry Dragon, he tells his journey through the world.

Becoming: An Intimate Conversation with Michelle Obama

Where: Ericsson Globe, Globentorget 2, 12150 Stockholm

Date and time: April 10th, 6:15pm – 11pm

Event by: Live Nation Sweden and Stockholm Live

Michelle Obamas book Becoming was released last November. She has been traveling the world since then to promote her story, from her childhood in Chicago to her First Lady years in the White House. She will be in Stockholm on April 10th before continuing her journey through Scandinavia and in Europe. There are still some tickets available, starting from 795 kronor.

Thursday night improv

Where: Café String, Nytorgsgatan 38, 116 40 Stockholm, Sweden

Date and time: April 11th and April 25th, 7pm–9pm

Event by: International Theater Stockholm

Take part in an improvisation afterwork with International Theater Stockholm! Tickets can be bought beforehand or at the door.


KVIT Conference 2019

Where: Kårhuset Kollektivet, Ågatan 55, 58222 Linköping

Date and time: April 9th, 2019 at 9am – 6pm

Event by: KVIT

KVIT Conference is an annual non-profit event, organized by students of the Cognitive Science Bachelor at Linköpings University. The full day will be dedicated to inspiring talks, workshops and mingling around one topic: "Assuring the quality of the future – by understanding both human and machine".

China's digital landscape: how do I communicate with my customer

Where: Science Park Mjärdevi, Teknikringen 10, 583 30 Linköping

Date and time: April 24th, 11.30am – 1pm

Event by: Science Park Mjärdevi

Jonathan Pullman is the founder of NBH, a Chinese marketing agency which helps Western companies navigate the Chinese digital landscape. Pullman will hold a talk about Chinese communication platforms and the way they can help to grow a business.


Inauguration International Science Festival with Cédric Villani

Where: Draken, Järntorgsgatan 15, 413 04 Gothenburg

Date and time: April 2nd, 6pm – 7.30pm

Event by: Vetenskapsfestivalen Göteborg, Institut Français de Suède and Sten A Olssons Stiftelse för Forskning och Kultur

French Field medal award-winner mathematician Cedric Villani will be opening the 23rd edition of the International Science Festival. He will be tackling the topic of artificial intelligence, and more precisely "(Un)expected intelligence".

Spring Swing Intensive with Thomas and Verena

Where: West Coast Nights, Storgatan 3, 41124 Gothenburg

Date and time: April 6th, 11am – April 7th, 10pm

Event by: West Coast Nights

German dance instructors Thomas Bachmann and Verena Guschal will host intensive swing training during a full weekend! The event is aimed for at least swing dancers with at least one year of experience.


Learn about the Swedish tax system

Where: Ekska Huset, Sankt Petri kyrkogata 4, Lund

Date and time: April 2nd, 1.00pm – 3.00pm

Event by: International Citizen Hub Lund

You most likely visited the Swedish Tax Agency when you arrived to Sweden but probably are not aware of the other services this authority provides. There will be tax information officers here to answer questions such as: what happens with your tax money, when is it time to send in my income tax return and what can I do if I cant submit it on time?

English-language theatre: The Goat or Who is Sylvia? by Edward Albee

Where: Teaterhuset Bastionen, Norra Vallgatan 28, 21125, Malmö

Date and time: April 4th, 5th and 6th, 7pm

Event by: Playmate Theatre Malmö

A provocative, powerful and witty drama, from three-time Pulitzer Prize winner author of Whos Afraid of Virginia Wolf. What happens when infidelity strips a marriage bare? Can a marriage just… vanish? Martin, happily-married husband and father, has fallen in love with Sylvia. How far is society prepared to tolerate difference? And what after all is normal?The even is aimed for mature audiences only. Performances are in English. This is Playmates third season, bringing the best of English-language theatre to Scandinavia. Also playing in Copenhagen.

Sustainability – What is Sweden's view on it and what can I do to contribute?

Where: Ekska Huset, Sankt Petri kyrkogata 4, Lund

Date and time: April 4th, 3.30pm – 4.30pm

Event by: International Citizen Hub Lund

Sweden is known for being forward thinking when it comes to environmental sustainability. But what does that actually mean, and what is Swedens view on environmental sustainability? International Citizen Hub Lund have invited a representative from Sysav, an organization that aims to create the worlds most sustainable region, to guide you through the basics of the Swedish environmental mindset and the cultural clashes that may occur.

Start your own business

Where: Ekska Huset, Sankt Petri kyrkogata 4, Lund

Date and time: April 9th, 2pm – 4pm

Event by: International Citizen Hub Lund

Are you a newcomer in Sweden and have a good business idea? Do you think it is difficult to get into the financial administration that a company requires? Åsa Ohlsson from Coompanion Skåne will talk about how you can run your own business without establishing a company and how Coompanion Skåne can help you test business ideas by using an umbrella company as a platform in your development.

International Coffee Morning

Where: Roskildegatan 1, Helsingborg

Date and time: April 9th, 8.30am – 10am

Event by: Helsingborg International Connections and International School of Helsingborg PTA

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