If you are a student in Sweden and 18 years or older, Yes! Be prepared with your student ID.
How does registration work?
Registration is now closed but will open back up for the 2019 event in January, so keep your eyes posted.
Do I have to attend all days?
We give priority to those who can attend the event from Friday afternoon 18:00 when the doors open until Sunday evening, the night of the final presentations and prize ceremony. If you really want to attend but are stuck with something else, please let us know by sending us an email We will try to work something out.
What is in it for the winning teams?
The winning teams will get a prize, from our amazing sponsors and partners.
What is included in the price?
The admission price includes meals, drinks, snacks, workshops and an exclusive experience. If you are from out of Stockholm, please contact us to see if we can help out with accommodation.
What is the food like?
We are foodies ourselves and know the importance of good, balanced meals. The food we provide covers your breakfast each morning as well as dinner on Saturday and Sunday. And what is a weekend without snacks? Of course, we will have you covered with plenty of snacks and refreshments.
I need help with accommodation.
In case you do not have a place to sleep, please contact us to see if we can help out.
I do not know anything about UN’s Sustainable Development Goals. Can I attend?
If you are not familiar with the theme, no problem. We welcome all ideas. It is recommended to stay up to date about the theme by visiting our website (esp. the about page) and looking at the goals. During the event you can get guidance from experts and mentors.
Why should I attend Created Squared?
You should attend our 54-hour hacking weekend if you are an entrepreneur, change-maker, radical innovator or just someone with good ideas. We welcome everyone studying in Sweden that has something to bring to the table. Whether this is skills in back-end development, marketing, or medical knowledge. We invite experts, mentors, and inspirational speakers to help you make the most out of this weekend. Most of all, you will have the opportunity to network, share ideas, and challenge yourself.
What must I bring?
Please bring your valid ID as well as student ID, as the venue has security check-in. Also, do not forget about your laptop and charger. If you feel like bringing any other hardware that will help you out in your project team, feel free to bring it.
How can I become a volunteer?
We are always recruiting enthusiastic and passionate students that can help out during the event. If you want to help us out during the event, great! Please send us an email .
When is the pre party?
The Pre-Event was on the 14th of March and we hope everyone had a great time! It was a great event that hopefully put some ideas into your mind about the main event and you made some great connections. See you at the main event in April!
What does the weekend look like?
The doors to Norrsken open Friday at 18:00. You will meet the other participants and have a chance to pitch your idea. 20 teams of 4-6 students will be formed around the ideas with the most potential (rated by the audience). From here, it is two days full of business development under the expert guidance of a mentor. There will also be speakers, workshops, and other regular breaks to make this weekend super productive yet fun!
What if I don’t have a team?
If you do not have a team now, that is ok. We will share ideas, pitch ideas, and form teams during Friday evening. Here you will get a chance to meet the other participants. We will be there to help find people to work with.
When and where is the afterparty?
The afterparty is held on Sunday evening. More details announced soon!
What if I study outside of Stockholm?
If you are a student at a university outside Stockholm, you are most welcome to come and join this event! We would be honored to welcome and help you find accommodation.
Where can I find the schedule of the event?
We release a detailed schedule a few weeks before the event. For regular updates, please visit our website or social media
Where does Create Squared come from?
Create Squared is initiated by the Unipreneurs Network, a network of student association representatives of all six universities in Stockholm and Uppsala. Basically, they are a bunch of enthusiastic and passionate entrepreneurs looking for new ways to connect entrepreneurial students in Sweden.
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