Emigration Expo 2015

Representatives from Gislaved municipality was presented during the Emigration Expo 2015 at Expo Houten to provide information about living and working in the municipality.

We answered questions about jobs, living, leisure, doing business, moving to Gislaved, and a lot more besides.

Many visitors stopped at our stand.

Many visitors stopped at our stand.

Seminars

Both Saturday and Sunday we held a seminar about life, living and working in Gislaved municipality, Småland, Sweden. Closer to 200 people listened to the seminars.

Topic: Life, living and working in Gislaved municipality 
Speaker: Niclas Palmgren, Executive Member of Gislaved Municipal Council, and his guest speakers  

  • Niclas Palmgren introduced the seminar and talked about the municipality, housing and business opportunities.
  • Daniel Van Laethem, who has emigrated from Belgium to Sweden, talked about why he and his family chosed Gislaved. Today he works in the technical office at Gislaved municipality.
  • Louise Söderlund, MD at Isaberg Mountain Resort, provided examples of what the area has to offer the visitor.
  • Rob Flores from Eures talked about the labour market and what Gislaved has to offer.
The pottering corner kept the kids busy.

The pottering corner kept the kids busy.

The seminars were well attended.

The seminars were well attended.

Gislaveds kommun Stortorget 1 SE-332 80 GISLAVED Phone: +46 (0)371-810 00 Fax: +46 (0)371-940 79