Almedalen 2018


Meet Britny in Almedalen.
Digitalisation is once again on the agenda during Almedalsveckan in Visby. Britny will be present during the week and will participate in several seminars to talk about how to use the potential of digitalisation to kick-start your transformation journey.
We are not yet fully booked for the week, so if you are looking for a moderator or someone to participate in your panel, don’t hesitate to contact us!



Come and meet Britny during Almedalsveckan in Visby, here is where we will attend!




How will public transportation be affected by digitalisation and the development of open data?
Sunday July 1st

The purpose of the seminar is to discuss opportunities and challenges with open data for public transport in Sweden together with expert and politicians. The seminar is divided into two parts:

1. The Civil society’s fears and expectations of open data in public transport (15: 30-16: 40)

2. How does digitalisation and “open traffic data” affect travel? (Kl.17:15-18: 40)


Location: Ryska gränd 9
Time: July 1st, 15.30-16.40 & 17.15-18.40
Organizers: Trafiklab, Regeringskansliet och Samtrafiken



How to reach the sustainability goals – with open data
Wednesday July 4th

Come and participate in our interactive workshop, aiming to make Sweden world leaders  to publish, match and create innovation from open data. The result will be the basis for the Government’s Action Plan 2019-2020 in the International Open Government Partnership.


Location: Björngränd 15
Time: July 4th, at 15-17
Organizers: Offentliga Sveriges hackathon-plattform, Hack4Sweden & nya gräsrotsrörelsen OpenTeam Gov
To attend: By June 20th on this link



How do we build a more intelligent Sweden?
Thursday, July 5th

How can your company meet future challenges and opportunities in a changing business environment with smart machines and unlimited information? How effective are we in Sweden to take care of our abilities and talents? What is required of future employers to gain access to unique skills – “individuals who think outside the box” with the ability to see and understand very complex contexts, a deep interest in knowledge and desire for lifelong learning? What would it mean if those with the country’s highest IQ got to work with you? Welcome to a meeting with Brainpool – a community for talented youngsters and companies that created space for specially talented people to use their potential.


Location: Skandias scene / garden at Almedalsparken
Time: July 5, 10.30-11.30
Organizers: Brainpool



How can open data be the key to solve societies challenges? Success stories!
Friday, July 6th

A seminar about solving societies problems with open data, during which the best innovations that were created during Hack for Sweden 2018 are presented. We are also presented with concrete solutions for problems, created with open data. The five winning teams present their solutions live, and get feedback in a Dragon’s Den-type setting from Hack for Swedens Advisory Board.


Location: Hästgatan 1, at Google
Time: July 6, 10.00-11.00
Organizers: Hack for Sweden & Google Cloud



How can we increase the innovation in Sweden?
Friday, July 6th

Discussion with Hack for Swedens Advisory Board and representatives from Swedens hottest innovation hubs, on how they plan to increase the innovation in Sweden. How do we increase the ability to innovate, and become world leaders in digitalization, open data and innovation?



Location: Hästgatan 1, at Google
Time: July 6, 11.00-12.00
Organizers: Hack for Sweden & Google Cloud


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