New forecasting tool for healthcare in response to pandemic

When Region Stockholm needed to manage patient numbers according to healthcare capacity, they turned to Sebastiaan Meijer, professor in healthcare logistics at KTH Royal Institute of Technology. A forecasting tool is now ready based on historical data and interviews. The use of such tools is becoming increasingly relevant in the wake of the Covid-19 pandemic.

New forecasting tool for healthcare in response to pandemic2020-05-22T12:39:24+02:00

Campus Flemingsberg plays key role in fight against Covid-19

Work on a Swedish vaccine for the coronavirus is in full swing at Campus Flemingsberg, although it differs from other vaccines being developed around the world. If successful, the Swedish vaccine could also help combat future pandemics.

Campus Flemingsberg plays key role in fight against Covid-192020-05-22T12:38:12+02:00

Rapid re-think ensures digital open day success

This was the first year a joint open day could be held for all courses at Campus Flemingsberg. But as the corona crisis hit, six months’ preparation was on the line. However, digital solutions offered an alternative.

Rapid re-think ensures digital open day success2020-05-22T12:35:54+02:00

Good collaboration paves the way for rapid development of Flemingsbergsdalen

The Flemingsbergsdalen development program creates the necessary conditions needed for thousands of new jobs, homes, business opportunities, entertainment and services. Building work on the Royal Swedish Opera and the Royal Dramatic Theatre’s new production center will begin in 2022.

Good collaboration paves the way for rapid development of Flemingsbergsdalen2020-05-22T12:33:08+02:00

University places increased in record time

KTH is one of the universities set to receive government support in the wake of the corona crisis. Around an additional 700 places in foundation technology courses at KTH Royal Institute of Technology will make it easier for more people to retrain. Resources will also be allocated to establish more permanent course places.

University places increased in record time2020-05-22T12:30:56+02:00

P4 Stockholm covers south Stockholm from Södertörn University

Since September last year, Swedish Radio station SR P4 Stockholm has had a local editorial team based at Södertörn University. The initiative is part of the station’s comprehensive local news coverage in the region. It also creates opportunities for educational co-operation with journalism training at the university.

P4 Stockholm covers south Stockholm from Södertörn University2020-03-04T11:16:53+01:00

More workshops at new makerspace in Flemingsberg

A new makerspace at KTH in Flemingsberg offers students new opportunities to do more practical engineering work and provides everything from 3D printers to a precision engineering workshop where students can build projects into products.

More workshops at new makerspace in Flemingsberg2020-03-04T11:15:19+01:00

Cyklodash takes Flemingsberg Science Award

Cyklodash is a game idea that could encourage more people to explore cities by bike. The game is designed to make more people want to start cycling to work. That’s the hope of the team behind the concept that recently won the Flemingsberg Science Award.

Cyklodash takes Flemingsberg Science Award2020-03-04T11:16:24+01:00