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2021/10/29 @ 08:00 - 17:00

Are you curious about how major societal trends like “Our Digital Future”, “Cyber Security” and “Climate Neutral and Smart Cities” will affect the future of Lund, Skåne and Europe?

Then make sure to register to THE EU DAY LUND 2021, October 29!

THE EU DAY LUND is a brand new conference gathering decision-makers and researchers from the public, private and research sectors to discuss how to deal with common future challenges and societal shifts, while making Swedish business and research competitive and attractive on a global level. October 29 will be the first edition of this venture which we intend to make an annual forum for strategic discussions.

The purpose of this day is also to raise awareness of how EU policy affects the everyday life of organizations and to promote knowledge exchange with players from all sectors and levels; i.e. business, research and the public sector, from a local to European level.

Please sign up below to secure your spot!


  • Keynote Speaker: former EU-minister of Sweden Cecilia Malmström on EU’s challenges post covid-19
  • EU civil protection
  • Europe’s Digital Future – Hosted by DigIT Hub
  • European competitiveness and global geopolitics
  • Rule of Law
  • European semiconductor initiatives and their Lund perspective
  • Climate neutrality 2050
  • Space Node South and the European space programmes
  • Cyber Security – Hosted by Mobile Heights. Speakers: Shahid Raza from RISE and Eva Fogelström from Ericsson.
  • Climate-neutral and smart cities

See the full program here >> 

A warm welcome from the organizers:

Philip Sandberg (Mayor, City of Lund)

Ola Svedin (CEO, Mobile Heights)

Christian Danielsson (Head of EU Commission Rep. in Sweden)

Erik Renström (Vice Chancellor, Lund University)

Jörgen Hettne (Director, Centre for European Studies, Lund University)


When? Friday, October 29, 2021, from 8:00 – 17:00 (9:00-16:00 online)
Where? The event will take place both online and at AF borgen and the University Hall in Lund. Due to covid there are limited tickets for the IRL gathering, but plenty more if you choose to participate digitally.

The conference is free of charge but requires advance registration. You will find more information about the EU DAY LUND 2021 at www.lund.se/euday with regular updates. Note that the last day to register for IRL participation is October 18 – and for online tickets the deadline is October 26!

If you have any questions please send an email to euday@lund.se


AF Borgen
Sandgatan 2
Lund, 223 50
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Mobile Heights
Lund University
Lunds Kommun
The European Commission
DigIT Hub