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Practical Information


The conference will take place at the Niagara building, Nordenskiöldsgatan 1. 

Travel Grants

Folke Bernadotte Academy is reimbursing travel costs for panel participants.
Please note the maximum costs for travelling below (in SEK). Please book early in order to save money.
Göteborg-Malmö 900
Lund-Malmö 150
Stockholm-Malmö 1200
Växjö-Malmö 800
Umeå-Malmö 2000

Travelling to Malmö University

Malmö is located in the very south of Sweden, approximately 600 km south of Stockholm and a 20-minute train ride across the Öresund strait from Copenhagen, Denmark.


Malmö Airport (Sturup): Upon arriving at Malmö's airport Sturup you can take a bus directly into Malmö Central (located in downtown Malmö). See: www.flygbussarna.se for timetables and fares. Taxi is always available but not recommended.

Copenhagen International Airport (Kastrup): Upon arrival at Kastrup you will find easy access to the train directly to Malmö from Terminal 3 where baggage claim and customs are located. You may also pre-book your flight to include the train ticket). Trains depart three times an hour and a one-way journey by train costs approximately 100 SEK. Tickets can be purchased at the airport. The ticket offices close at 11 pm but ticket machines can be found near the ramps leading to the train platforms. Estimated travel time to Malmö is 20 minutes. The train takes you to Malmö Central station, which is the third stop (there are two stations between the airport and Malmö Central: 'Hyllie' and 'Triangeln').

See www.dsb.dk/english or www.skanetrafiken.se for more information.

Moreover, Sweden has introduced border control between Sweden and Denmark for all travellers. Please do not forget your passport.

Trains and train stations

Travel directly to Malmö Central Station. The venue is very close to the Malmö Central Station. If you arrive at the underground station use exit Anna Lindhs plats, turn lefts. From there you can see the building, Niagara.


Conference participants arriving from outside Malmö and Lund have a prepaid reservation for a one-night stay for a single room at Comfort Hotel, Carlsgatan 10, 21120 Malmö (map). The hotel is very close to the Central Station and to the venue.  

All guests are requested to contact the hotel no later than 18th of March, at group.malmo@choice.se in order to book your room. Please use the booking code 2029GR004087.

Conference papers

The length of the paper should not exceed 8000 words. The deadline for submission is March 15.
1. Submit your paper to amneskonferens.2016@mah.se
2. Before the conference download relevant papers from https://mah.box.com//amneskonferens2016 password: amneskonferens2016 There will be three paper sessions, with several panels running simultaneously. Each panel will include about 5 papers, with one chair and discussant. The presentation should last no more than 15 minutes in order to give enough time for comments by the discussant and the general audience. Powerpoint projectors are available.


To register to the conference pease fill out the registration form sent out on email and return it to amneskonferens.2016@mah.se Registration will close 15 March.

Last updated by Sarah Stancs