Venue & Hospitality

Conference Dates: June 21-22, 2018

Hotel Services & Amenities

  • Audio/Visual Equipment Rental.
  • Business Center.
  • Business Phone Service.
  • Complimentary Printing Service.
  • Express Mail.
  • Fax.
  • Meeting Rooms.
  • Office Rental.
  • Photo Copying Service.
  • Secretarial Service.
  • Telex.
  • Typewriter.
  • Video Conference.
  • Video Messaging.
  • Video Phone.
  • ATM.
  • Baggage Storage.

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Transportation

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About City

 

 


Oslo is the capital and the most populous city in Norway.It constitutes both a county and a municipality. Oslo is surrounded by green hills and mountains.There are 40 islands within the city limits, the largest being Malmoya (0.56 km2 or 0.22 sq mi), and scores more around the Oslofjord.Oslo has 343 lakes, the largest being Maridalsvannet (3.91 km2 or 1.51 sq mi).This is also a main source of drinking water for large parts of Oslo.It is easy to move around by public transportation and you can access rentable city bikes all over the city centre.Oslo is the economic and governmental centre of Norway.The city is also a hub of Norwegian trade, banking, industry and shipping.It is an important centre for maritime industries and maritime trade in Europe.The city is home to many companies within the maritime sector, some of which are among the world's largest shipping companies, shipbrokers and maritime insurance brokers. Oslo houses several major museums and galleries.The Munch Museum contains The Scream and other works by Edvard Munch, who donated all his work to the city after his death. Oslo houses over 20 theatres, such as the Norwegian Theatre and the National Theatre located at Karl Johan Street. Oslo has Norway's most extensive public transport system, managed by Ruter. This includes the six-line Oslo Metro, the world's most extensive metro per resident, the six-line Oslo Tramway and the eight-line Oslo Commuter Rail. The level of education and productivity in the workforce is high in Norway.

                                 The level of education and productivity in the workforce is high in Norway. Nearly half of those with education at tertiary level in Norway live in the Oslo region, placing it among Europe's top three regions in relation to education. Norway's population was 5,096,300 people in October 2013. Norwegians are an ethnic North Germanic people. Since the late 20th century, Norway has attracted immigrants from southern and central Europe, the Mideast, Africa, Asia and beyond.The population of  Oslo was by 2010 increasing at a record rate of nearly 2% annually (17% over the last 15 years), making it the fastest-growing Scandinavian capital. It is easy to move around by public transportation and you can access rentable city bikes all over the city centre.