2011-10-31 14:54Press release

SIME Stockholm 2011 – Northern Europe’s leading Internet conference on November 15-16

SIME is Northern Europe’s largest event on digital opportunities, technology, communication and entrepreneurship. During two days and nights, 60 speakers and 1600 guests meet in Stockholm for Scandinavia’s premier annual Internet event to discuss the converging worlds of media, telecom, communication, technology and finance. SIME Stockholm 2011 takes place 15-16 November.

Keynotes this year include: Riz Khan, founder English Al-Jazeera, Rikard Steiber, global marketing director Mobile & Social Google, Puck Meerburg, 12-year old founder of Puckipedia.nl, Cecilia Beck-Friis, director of Digital Media TV 4, Måns Hultman, investor and managing director QlikTech, Tessa Boerman, documentary film maker and journalist and Samir Arora, CEO glam.com.

SIME Academy workshop highlights include: Integrating advertising in media, How to optimize business when everything turns digital, Management lessons you don’t learn at business school, Monetizing content online, Passion brands, 15 years of e-commerce – where have we come?, Battle of the living room and Social business.

Journalists are invited to Stockholm and SIME Stockholm 2011. For more information, and practical arrangements, contact per.holmlund@stockholm.se. For press accreditations, please contact press@sime.nu.

Location: Cirkus, Djurgårdsslätten 43-35, Stockholm, Sweden. 

Moa Jegers, Public Relations, SIME
+46 (761) 736 257, moa.jegers@sime.nu

Christoffer Granfelt, Co-founder, SIME
+46 (733) 436 035, christoffer@sime.nu

Per Holmlund, PR Manager Stockholm Business Region
+46 (70) 472 80 69, per.holmlund@stockholm.se

About SIME
SIME brings together thought-leaders and decision-makers from the Internet, media, telecom and entertainment industries with entrepreneurs, journalists, and marketers. SIME started in 1996 and has become Northern Europe’s largest Internet conference. Now SIME operates in Stockholm, Amsterdam, Vienna Barcelona, Helsinki, and a growing number of cities throughout the world. This year’s partners include: Aftonbladet, MEC, Creuna, City of Stockholm, Webtraffic, Connecta, Ericsson, Google, Symbio, Listérus & Partners, Headwaters, Tradedoubler, Hemnet, Rebtel, PwC, Specific Media and more.

About Stockholm Business Region
Stockholm Business Region is the official investment promotion agency for the Stockholm region. Stockholm is one of Europe’s most dynamic regions. With continual high growth, world-leading clusters within life science, cleantech and ICT, and as a center for fashion and design, Stockholm is the natural capital city of Scandinavia.

About Invest Stockholm

Invest Stockholm is the official investment promotion agency of Stockholm. We work with the marketing and development of the Stockholm region as a business destination under the brand Stockholm – The Capital of Scandinavia. Invest Stockholm is a subsidiary of Stockholm Business Region, owned by the city of Stockholm. www.investstockholm.com www.visitstockholm.com www.stockholmbusinessregion.com


Anna Gissler
CEO, Invest Stockholm
Anna Gissler