IASP European division workshop 2019

april 29, 2019,


IASP European division workshop 2019

We are pleased to welcome the IASP European Division Workshop 2019 in Linköping, Sweden. IASP is the global network of science parks and areas of innovation. It brings together professionals who manage science, technology, and research parks and promotes the growth and internationalization of its members. Ms Lena Miranda, CEO Science Park Mjärdevi will host the event. The workshop provides opportunities for networking and exchange of ideas with colleagues in an informal and enjoyable setting. Participants will have the opportunity to meet international IASP members and experts and discuss relevant topics to strengthen the position of their STP or area of innovation.

Keynote speakers and participants in panels

Darja Isaksson
Director General, Sweden’s innovation agency VINNOVA Keynote Speaker

Ibrahim Baylan
Minister for Enterprise, Swedish Ministry of Enterprise and Innovation

Eva Kvist Östgren
Strategic Partner Manager, ABB

Fredrik Heintz
Senior Lecturer, Artificial Intelligence and Integrated Computer Systems (AIICS), University of Linköping

Hans Holmström
CEO, Siemens Industrial Turbomachinery 

Caroline Drabe
CEO, Västerås Science Park



Sunday April 28th

  • Welcome reception

Monday April 29th

  • 8:30 Registration
  • 9.00 Welcome and introduction
  • 9:30-17:00 Workshop sessions & Keynotes
  • 19:00 Dinner at the Swedish Air Force Museum. Host: Mayor of Linköping, Mr Lars Vikinge

 Tuesday April 30th

Linköping innovative areas tour.

  • Vallastaden
  • Nätverket
  • Ebbepark
  • Makerspace
  • 11:30 Picknick lunch

Possible for participants to depart to take lunch flight to Amsterdam.


Dataton, Science Park Mjärdevi, Teknikringen 22, Linköping,  Sweden.


Clarion Collection Slottsparken, Linköping.


Direct flights from Amsterdam to Linköping with KLM. Please make sure to book early. Direct train from Stockholm and Copenhagen to Linköping (www.sj.se)

Local transportations

You can easily go by bus or taxi from the hotel till Science Park Mjärdevi. It takes about 10 minutes. We arrange bus transportation within the program from the hotel to the venue on Monday morning and evening. The buss will pick up al participants at the hotel on Tuesday morning for the bus tour.


  • IASP members 250 euro
  • Non IASP members 350 euro
Dataton, Science Park Mjärdevi
Teknikringen 22