Practical information

Travel to Norway
Norway is part of the Schengen agreement even though Norway is not a EU-member. For information regarding visa related to your nationality, please see the web pages of Norwegian Directorate of Immigration. Most countries outside the EU/EEA region must apply for a visitor’s visa.

Travel by train: NSB

Travel by air: Gardermoen is the airport of Oslo, situated 25 min north of Oslo by train. The airport train departures every 10th minute during daytime and stops at Oslo S and Nationaltheatret in the city centre, where you easily change to the metro, buses or trams for further transport within Oslo. The regular trains also departures from Gardermoen and stops at Oslo S and Nationaltheatret.

Travel to Oslo Science park: The metro number 4 and 5 goes to Blindern and Forskningsparken, both stops are situated closely to Oslo Science Park. The tram number 17 and 18 also stops at Forskningsparken.

Map over Oslo Science Park

The public transport in Oslo runs often and efficiently. It is the easiest way to get around in the city. Remember that there are ferries on Oslofjorden that are included in the public transport system -many people commute by boat and ferries to their work every day!

Climate and weather
June in Oslo can be sunny 30 degrees or rainy 10oC. Be prepared for everything -that is the charm of Scandinavia! The average temperature in June in Oslo is around 15oC. provides you with everything you need to know about the weather; how it has been, what it is today and how it will be.

Welcome to EmCon 2018!

The date for “note of acceptance” is changed; 1st of March is the new date. By giving you the notification two weeks earlier, we hope to make the visa application process easier as well as giving you more time to book your preferred hotel room and flights.risør.jpg