Conference facilities

Last changed: 13 July 2020
Conference facilities at the Swedish livestock research center, SLU. photo

Book a room for a conference at the Swedish Livestock Research Centre at SLU.

At the research centre we offer rooms for conference and education purposes. They are situated at the upper floor of the dairy cattle unit and consists of two lecture rooms, one group room and a pause room with a kitchen unit.

The two lecture rooms have 60 and 48 seats and can be linked together to one big room. In the group room there are 20 seats. There are also whiteboards and AV-equipment available in all the rooms.

From the conference department you can reach an observation room with a view over the dairy cattle unit. There are also posters with information about the activities in the different units of the research centre.

Booking information and prices

Contact our Research Coordinators for information or send an e-mail to utbildning-lovsta@slu.se.

Research Coordinators 
Lotta Jönsson, +4618673217, Julia Österberg, +4618671457 or Ann-Charlotte Karlsson +4618672948.

Employees of the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine and Animal Science can make reservations in  the booking calenders.

Catering

There are no lunch facilities for the conferences, but you can order catering for delivery to the conference kitchen from for instance:

Trillers catering http://www.trillermat.se/

Johanna och mat http://www.johannaochmat.se/

Directions

Road sign towards the Swedish livestock research centre. Photo

From Uppsala

To find your way to Swedish Livestock Research Centre, follow route 282 towards Almunge from the roundabout at Tycho Hedéns väg for approximately 4 km, then take a right hand turn following the road sign  'Forskningscentrum för lantbrukets djur 3'. Continue to roads end, from where you turn off the route 282, it is approximately 3 km to the research centre.

From E4

From the exit from E4 it's approximately 2 km on route 282 towards Almunge. Then take a right hand turn following the road sign  'Forskningscentrum för lantbrukets djur 3'. Continue to roads end, from where you turn off the 282, it is approximately 3 km to the research centre.

The big red dairy cattle unit is situated at the right within the area and the yellow pig unit at the left. To get to the poultry unit, take a left before you pass the big biogas tank on your left hand side (before the pig unit). The conference unit is on top of the dairy cattle unit, entrance from the middle of the building.

Bus

There is no direct bus connection all the way to the Swedish Livestock Research Centre at Lövsta. From the Central station in Uppsala you can take bus number 809 and get off at the Vedyxa stop. From there you must walk about 3 km along the road that starts at the sign post 'Forskningscentrum för lantbrukets djur 3'. You can read about the bus connections using UL travel planner.

Bike

You can go by bike to Lövsta. See bicycle map


Contact and booking

Contact our Research Coordinators for information or send an e-mail to utbildning-lovsta@slu.se.

Research Coordinators  Lotta Jönsson, +4618673217, Julia Österberg, +4618671457 or Ann-Charlotte Karlsson, +4618672948

Employees of the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine and Animal Science (VH) can make reservations in the booking calenders.

Page editor: yvonne.hallen@slu.se