“Lund is a wonderful blend of academia, business and culture in a charming setting. Lund is a natural meeting place with a thousand years of tradition in innovation.” Per Persson, Director Department of Trade and Industry and Tourism, City of Lund
Quotes from delegates at the conference "IAFSS" 2017:
"Lund is easy to reach, and it is quick and easy to move around the city."
"The architecture of the city was amazing."
"Sightseeing in Lund was perfect. Better than Stockholm, I think."
"Everything was within walking distance"
"The city of Lund itself with its historical buildings and streets is gorgeous."
"I love Lund and enjoyed seeing the Botanical Gardens in June."
"Excellent atmosphere in the well equiped old city"
"I really enjoyed the quaint atmosphere of Lund and the public transport. Lund is also a great walking city"
"The viewing scenery in Lund was very impressive. Especially, the streets and buildings were very memorable. I felt the atmosphere of developed country"
"Walking around the nearby national park. Absolutely stunning."
"Weather, scenery, pleasant surroundings"
"Lund is a cozy town, it's quite nice to run/bike through"
"Lund is a very nice town and a pleasure to visit"
"Walking around the city of Lund with its wonderful cafes and restaurants"
"When MAX IV Laboratory is hosting a conference, workshop, meeting etc. it is important to be close to the laboratory since most of our participants wants to visit the facility. Furthermore Lund is an international and national hub for science, innovation and research which leads to a lot of synergy effects when arranging a meeting here. “Lundoners” are very friendly and generous so you can always get help or just inspiration from someone else (like Lund Convention Bureau) who has experience in organizing conferences, workshops or other meetings."
Helena Ullman, administrative coordinator, MAX IV
"Lund is one of Europe's leading hot spots for innovation and knowledge. With Sweden's top ranked university, leading international research institutes and a strong business community, Lund is undoubtedly the right place for meetings. We are now strengthening the conditions further through a new high-quality meeting forum in the heart of Lund, right next to the central station"
Anders Almgren (S), Mayor of the City of Lund
“We work and have our network meetings here. It feels good to be close and Lund has so much to offer – all the sights gathered around the city centre. It is historic land and we are proud to show off the city. Holding a congress in Lund means putting the city on the map while strengthening the entire Region of Skåne. Event in Skåne also helped us get started with marketing. One evening we took the speakers and showed them our amazing coast, the Öresund Bridge and the close proximity to Denmark. "
Hans Westergren, specialist in neck pain, Skåne University Hospital
“An exchange student described Lund as "cute and smart". Lund is a wonderful blend of academia, business and culture in a charming setting. Lund is a natural meeting place with a thousand years of tradition in innovation.”
Per Persson, Director Department of Trade and Industry and Tourism, City of Lund
“LU Conferences annually helps the Crafoord Foundation and the Royal Academy of Sciences to conduct the Crafoord Lectures together with the award of the Crafoord Prize. We have chosen to cooperate with LU Konferens as we perceive its employees as professional and responsive to what we need. We feel very confident that they do everything in the best possible way."
Ebba Fischer, Crafoord Foundation