Easily accessible from Europe, Trondheim is a city of education and research. Trondheim Spektrum can arrange conferences for up to 3,000 delegates.
The lively, historic university town has great facilities for congresses and conferences. It has a rich selection of hotels, meeting and exhibition centres and is host to a large number of national and international conferences affiliated with the city's thriving technology sector.
Situated in the middle of the country, it has good domestic and international connections. Trondheim Airport Værnes is located only a 30-minute drive from the city centre and there are direct flights from many European cities.
Vikings, pilgrims and computers
Trondheim was founded by Viking King Olav Tryggvason in 997. It was the first capital of Norway and is still the city where new kings receive their ceremonial blessings. It has been, and still is, a popular pilgrimage site. Today, Trondheim is Norway’s third largest city. It is a regional capital and last but not least, a city of education and research. Both Microsoft and Yahoo have development departments located in Trondheim.
As a well-established conference city, there are many tailor-made meetings incentives to choose from, many of which take advantage of the beautiful surroundings and introduce you and your team to typical Norwegian traditions.
Situated in the county of Sør-Trøndelag, Trondheim is pretty far north. In fact it is only 500 kilometres from the Arctic Circle, but the warm Gulf Stream blesses Trondheim with a fairly mild climate.
Designed with flexibility in mind, Trondheim Spektrum is the perfect joice for a sport's event, an exhibition…
Well-known café in Trondheim's recreational area, Bymarka. Nice atmosphere and a magnificent view!
"The Monks Island". This was Trondheim's execution ground in ancient times and the Benedictine monks built a…
Trondheim Airport Værnes is no more than 30 kilometres from the city centre. In addition to frequent domestic departures and arrivals, there are also direct flights from Stockholm, Copenhagen, Amsterdam, London, Prague, Murcia, Alicante, Dubrovnik, Riga and Salzburg.
Should you prefer to travel by train, the Norwegian State Railways (NSB) has trains from Bodø in the north to Kristiansand in the south. 'Nabotåget' departs twice a day from Sundsvall in Sweden to Trondheim.
If you want to travel along the coast you can experience 'the world’s most beautiful voyage' aboard Hurtigruten. The ships sail from Bergen in the south to Kirkenes in the north, and offer an amazing opportunity to experience the Norwegian coast from the sea. Whether you wish to travel during summer or winter, both the north and southbound boats depart Trondheim every day all year round.
Kystekspressen, the coastal express, is a catamaran that takes you from Kristiansund to Trondheim three times a day.
Norway's conference destinations offer modern conference and meeting facilities. They are all easily reached from major European cities.
Norway welcomes hundreds of direct flights from Europe and provides good access from the rest of the continent by rail, road and ferry.
Norway boasts modern conference venues close to nature and a wide array of incentive activities that make for truly memorable meetings.
Norway Convention Bureau and its partners will assist you in finding the right venue for your event in Norway.