Venue of the Conference

The ICSR 2020 Conference will be held in Östersund in Sweden.

Campus Östersund

Campus Östersund, inaugurated in 2002, is situated a few minutes walk from the main shopping street in the center of the city. The new city district with the university, which formerly was a regiment, has been carefully renovated, built out, and transformed into a welcoming campus. The area harbours a modern library, lecture halls, student restaurants, and a café.

The formal address is Kunskapens Väg/Vag 8 (building G, main entrance)

Map can be found here https://www.miun.se/en/contact/Maps-and-facts/Map-of-Campus-Ostersund/

 

 

How to get to Östersund

By plane

Åre Östersund Airport (IATAOSDICAOESNZ), previously known as Östersund–Frösön Airport is located about 11 km west of ÖstersundSweden and 94 km east of Åre, Sweden. There are very few direct flights so easiest is to fly to Stockholm (Arlanda Airport “ARN” or Bromma Airport) and then change flight there to Östersund (OSD). There is about 6 flights daily to Östersund from Arlanda and around 3 flights from Bromma.

Airport Coaches (Stadsbussarna) departs from the airport to down town Östersund. The ride takes about 15 minutes. The bus cost around 90 sek = around 9 euro. Tickets are purchased on the bus.

There are taxis but and recommend to pre-order through https://www.taxiostersund.se/25944.english.html. The cost is around 20 euro.

By train

The train station is located in the center of Östersund. It is within walking distance to the hotels (recommended).

 

Accommodation/Hotels

Hotel Emma ***

Homepage: https://www.hotelemma.com/

 

Hotel Östersund ***

Homepage: https://www.hotellostersund.se/

 

Hotel Jämteborg ***

Book through hotels.com, trivago or similar homepages.

 

Best Western Hotell Gamla Teatern ****

Hompage: https://www.bestwestern.com/en_US/book/hotel-details.88136.html

 

Clarion Hotel Grand ****

Homepage: https://www.nordicchoicehotels.se/hotell/sverige/ostersund/clarion-hotel-grand-ostersund/

 

Hostel Ledkrysset ** (located opposite of Mid Sweden University and therefore closest to the university)

Homepage: https://www.svenskaturistforeningen.se/boende/stf-ostersundledkrysset-vandrarhem/