BRIO’s history began in 1884 with basket-maker Ivar Bengtsson. Today BRIO is a global corporation, and the biggest in wooden toys.
Ivar Bengtsson understood that quality pays off. This approach lives on today. BRIO’s toys are characterised by quality and durability, and are often handed down from generation to generation. BRIO has also accumulated extensive expertise on how toys stimulate a child’s development. A BRIO toy is not only educational, it’s also a joy to play with. As all good toys should be.
Centre for Molecular Medicine
The ultimate aim of CCM’s work is to provide knowledge that leads to the development of new and improved prevention and therapy for common diseases.
The focus on technologies for the elderly to support development processes with the objective of giving older people better access to functional and safe products and services in which technology facilitates various activities in everyday life.
IKEA features Scandinavian modern style furniture and accessories.
INNVENTIA AB is a world leader in research and development relating to pulp, paper, graphic media, packaging and biorefining. Our unique ability to translate research into innovative products and processes generates enhanced value for our industry partners. We call our approach boosting business with science.
The Interactive Institute is a Swedish experimental media research institute that combines expertise in art, design and technology to conduct world-class applied research and innovation. We develop new research areas, concepts, products and services, and provide strategic advice to corporations and public organizations. Our research results are communicated and exhibited worldwide and brought out to society through commissioned work, license agreements and spin-off companies.
The Knowledge Foundation is working to enhance Swedish research and increase contacts between the academic and business communities. We help to develop research in Sweden’s new universities and university colleges, based on the needs of Swedish trade and industry, that is competitive internationally. In order to promote competence in trade and industry, the foundation also invests resources in postgraduate programmes.
New York City Opera
Since its founding in 1943, New York City Opera has been recognized as one of America’s preeminent cultural institutions, celebrated for its adventurous programming and innovative, risk-taking production style.
Every year since 1901 the Nobel Prize has been awarded for achievements in physics, chemistry, physiology or medicine, literature and for peace. The Nobel Prize is an international award administered by the Nobel Foundation in Stockholm, Sweden. In 1968, Sveriges Riksbank established The Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel, founder of the Nobel Prize. Each prize consists of a medal, personal diploma, and a cash award.
Operahögskolan i Stockholm
Operahögskolan educates singers, répétiteurs and opera directors. It has around 40 students, including 36 singers.Our aim is to integrate vocal and musical study with physical and dramatic training.
Stockholm School of Entrepreneurship
The Stockholm School of Entrepreneurship is recognised around the world as a leading academic facility in the area of innovation and entrepreneurship.
The school utilises the exciting and diverse academic environments of its member institutions (KI, KTH, SSE, Stockholm University and Konstfack), gathering their innovative and entrepreneurial competencies all under one roof in a joint education programme.
Stockholms Sjukhem is working with the Experience Design Group on a research project titled The Aesthetics of Dying. The project group comprises: Rolf Hughes, Ronal Jones, Bonnie Swift and Jenny Althoff from EDG, Carol Tishelman, Olav Lindqvist from KI, Carl Johan Furst from Stockholms Sjukhem, Birgit Rasmussen, David Edvardsson from Umeå universitet
The Embassy of the United States of America
The American Embassy in Stockholm assists in the promotion of strong bilateral ties between the United States and Sweden and plays an active role in public diplomacy, business services, and traditional diplomatic relations.