EU Days Lund
16-17 September 2024
EU Days Lund is a yearly open forum for dialogue and exchange of ideas concerning the future of Europe and Sweden. 2024 year’s forum will take place on 16–17 September in Lund City Hall.
During the EU Days Lund representatives from the public sector, industry, academia and EU institutions come together with students and the general public to network and exchange insights.
EU Days Lund is organised by the City of Lund, Lund University, the European Commission Representation in Sweden and Europe Direct Lund in collaboration with several co-organisers.
The conference and program were carried out in cooperation with the following partners:
European Parliament, Sieps, Centre for European Studies, Mobile Heights, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences and National Board of Trade.
In Lund, the vision "Lund creates the future - with knowledge, innovation and openness" runs as a common thread through everything we do. Universities and municipalities, research and development, business and society collaborate here.
The City of Lund has 127 000 inhabitants and as part of the Öresund region – one of the strongest regions in Europe with four million inhabitants. In Lund, past, present and future meet.
One of the city's foremost flagships is Lund University, which was founded in 1666 and has for several years been ranked around the 100 best universities in the world. With its 44,000 students, the university influences Lund's cityscape and culture, and the city is home to several festivals and recurring events. According to the European Commission's report "The Cultural and Creative Cities Monitor", Lund has been named Europe's most creative and cultural city in its size.
The medieval city center in Lund invites to pleasant shopping along lovely streets with taverns, cozy cafes, award-winning restaurants and unique shops with a local touch on both raw materials and product offerings. The environment is characterized by pleasant pedestrian streets, beautiful backyards and squares. Within walking distance, other exciting places to visit such as the iconic and magnificent Cathedral, The Museum of Sketches- which houses the world's largest collection of sketches, models and models of public art - and the stately University Library await. Lund offers a beautiful street scene with lots of picturesque environments that is an experience in itself when you stroll around the city between hotels, arenas and meeting facilities.
Coming to Lund is easy, either by train, bus or car. Even if you choose to arrive by plane, Lund is easily accessible with two airports within 40 minutes - Malmö Airport and Copenhagen Airport.
Here you'll find the cozy shopping streets, the food street and all the museums. But Lund is also scenic expanses and a day hike can easily be combined with city life. In short, there is a lot to explore in Lund. What not to miss? Check out our guides to find the ideas!
Stay the night and get to know Lund. With over 1,600 hotel rooms to choose from, there’s something for all tastes and wallets. If you want that “home away from home” feeling there are lots of charming bed and breakfasts, both in central Lund and in the surrounding countryside.