Trondheim; where history meets the future. The beautiful 1000 year old city is often referred to as the technology capital of Norway being a hub of high technology, of tech spin offs, start-ups and renewable energy labs. The level of innovation is high and the culture life is vibrant. It`s a city of students, creativity, music and food.
Norway`s number one tech city is the perfect venue for events!
Catwork collaborates with international conference organizers, seminar, event and exhibition planners; offering an extra ordinary venue-and-location service and assistance. The tailor made venue-service project is supported by Innovation Norway.
The city of Trondheim itself is an extra ordinary, spectacular location for events, all year round.
Everything your event guests will need is in walking distance; such as high-tech conference facilities, hotels with spectacular sea views, renowned restaurants offering high quality food and golf facilities with breathtaking city views.
“Trondheim Rises as Norway`s Sleeping Tech Giant Awakens”
Forbes Magazine recently published an article Trondheim Rises as Norway’s Sleeping Tech Giant Awakens, praising the city for its leadership and growth as a European tech cluster.
“In less then a decade, the hybrid and electric marine industry has grown from a single ship to over 50 large industrial hybrid and fully electric ships. The battery revolution is hitting the maritime industry at a rapid pace with Norway emerging as a leader, the country is setting targets for 50 electrical ferries in operation by 2021.
A cluster of marine innovation, Trondheim has become the centre for marine electrification, the city holds some of Northern Europe’s most prominent research institutions, as well as marine suppliers and integrators alike setting up shop and working together towards an industrial evolution of clean energy.”
(- Forbes / Industry News, June 2017) .
Trndheims University NTNU, with more than 38000 students and 6700 people employed, is a catalyst for the planned revolution of the city. The student campus works with SINTEF; the largest independent research organisation to create the bedrock for the emerging tech hub.