Stockholm is the Swedish capital and the most populous city in Sweden and Scandinavia, with a total population of 2,127,006, accounting for about 22% of the Swedish population. Founded in c. 1250, possibly as early as 1187, Stockholm has long been Sweden's main cultural, media, political, and economic centre.
The city is spread across 14 islands at the mouth of Lake Mälaren. It is known for its beauty, its buildings and architecture, its abundant clean and open water, and its many parks.
Visit www.sweden.se to discover lots of interesting facts about Swedish society and politics.
IPCI 2014 will take place in the Stockholm City Conference Centre - one of the largest conference and congress facilities in the Nordic countries - and in the Riksdagen - the seat of the Swedish Parliament. Take a virtual tour of the Riksdagen here.
Certain IPCI 2014 functions will also take place in the following venues: