Practical information


VET Stockholm 2020-Abstract template

VET Stockholm 2020-Paper template


General information

A pre-conference dinner is arranged on Sunday 4th of October at 18.00 at own expenses for participants who wish to attend. Place will be indicated closer to date. Attendance to the pre-conference dinner needs to be confirm to at the latest by 20 of september. Please indicate any dietary requirements!

The main conference starts on Monday October 5th at 09:30 at the Birka Cruise terminal at the harbor in Stockholm (Stadsgårdsterminalen near subway station Slussen)

From the conference facilities in the cruise terminal we board the ferry where conference continues. During the trip we have conference sessions. Participants will have then possibility to access the cabins. Dinner and social program starts at 20.30. The following day sessions starts at 08. 50. Bring your luggage to the conference room no later than by lunch time on Tuesday; there will be no time to return to the cabins at the end of the last session of the conference! The vessel arrives back to Stockholm, Tuesday 6th at 14:00.

  • Author/s will have 20 min to present their paper; papers with several authors presenting please observe time limits! Papers will be presented in blocks. Each paper will be followed by 10 min. discussion.
  • Chair/discussant introduces shortly the paper session (presents the contributors) and keep attention to time frames of the presentations. Open the discussion with comments/questions about the presented papers. Moderates the questions/comments from participants.

Conference rooms on the ferry

Main conference room on board is named Stockholm. Parallel sessions are in smaller rooms. See the map on board. Information about the ferry can be found on

Birka rooms

Telephone for any eventuality:

+46 734 604720 (Lázaro)                           +46 72 1471276 (Marianne)