Storm

Storm inspires you at Malmö University to create ideas and solutions for a better world

There is a lot of knowledge created within the walls of Malmö University. How do we make sure that it leaves a lasting impact, and contributes to a better world?

Storm is here for you who work or study at Malmö University. We challenge and guide towards innovative thinking; we make people meet and we highlight research and innovation to build upon. We offer an open environment and tools for experimenting, exploring, networking and getting inspiration.

That’s how we aim to create better conditions for developing and shaping our society.

How we work to make you think innovative

Inspiration

We…

  • Give insight into what’s happening at Malmö University connected to innovation and research
  • Create events related to innovation and idea generation
  • Pave the way for transboundary meetings
  • Put events in a thought-provoking context
  • Give you methods and tools for a more efficient and open ideation

Network

We…

  • Create events where people of different functions and competencies are connected
  • Find new networking opportunities by opening up events
  • Act as a hub for the various innovation arenas at Malmö University
  • Help you find the way when there’s an idea you want to bring to life
  • Offer support and methods for networking events

Methods

We offer you guidance and methods for…

  • Presentation techniques
  • Efficient meetings
  • Concept development for events
  • Ideation
  • Problem-solving
  • Needs analysis
  • Process management
  • Innovation

Highlighting results

We…

  • Help you reach out through digital channels with your research, work or project
  • Create events that add value to your dissertation defence, seminar or presentation
  • Help you present your work in a way tailored to your target group
  • Highlight research and innovation at Malmö University

Creative environment

We offer…

  • An accessible environment that is easy to shape for your needs
  • Flexible projectors and high-grade audio and lighting equipment
  • Support in concepting, planning and staging your event
  • Material and exercises that stimulate efficient meetings, workshops and more
  • Digital tools such as live streaming and video conferencing that bring people together

We exist so that you can join in shaping how new ideas are created.

You design Storm and we are here to help you!

Join in!

Here’s a lot going on at Storm! Welcome to join us on Facebook or Instagram to take part in our events, find inspiration and to get the picture of what’s going on in our world.

Welcome to contact us here or to drop by our spaces. To book our spaces go here.

Events

January

16/1 – 10:00-15:00 Öresund region conference: live, study, work

Open conference organised by students from the European Studies bachelor’s programme at Malmö University. Welcome to the first annual Öresund: Live, Study, Work Conference and get the opportunity to learn more about what the Öresund Region is and entails. Listen to lectures and discussions and visit the fair and speak to groups and organisations from both Malmö and Copenhagen. 

More info here

18/1 – 15:30-18:00 Vernissage: REsearch through design
18/1-23/1 REsearch through design exhibition
24/1 – 08:30-17:00 Hoffice at Storm

Welcome to set up office at Storm (Gäddan, Citadellsvägen 7). Bring your laptop and get started on that to-do-list in a distraction-free zone.

Inspired by the concept Hoffice, the day will be split into 45-minute silent working sessions with energizing breaks in-between. At the beginning of each session, everyone tells the group what they’re going to work on, and at the end of each session we check in with each other to see what we managed to get done.

Facebook event

30/1 – 12:00-13:00 Nerdy Time: Digital Marketing
31/1 – 17:00-20:00 Movie for Change: The True Cost

This spring Storm invites you to Movie for Change – 5 individual movie nights all on the theme of sustainability. 

On the theme of Sustainable Development Goal number 12 – Responsible consumption and production, we will kick the semester off with the movie The True Cost. A movie about the clothes we wear, the people who make them, and the impact the industry is having on our world. Special guests of the evening are Kim Gerlach from Vinokilo/Drivhuset and Jian Chen from SOPACT.

Worried you’ll get hungry? Pre-order a dinner wrap from Café Vindstilla at self-cost (food order deadline January 28th). There is also a microwave available. Feel free to bring some snacks!

Sign up here

Facebook event

Add this to your Google calendar

February

20/2 – 08:30-17:00 Hoffice at Storm

Welcome to set up office at Storm (Gäddan, Citadellsvägen 7). Bring your laptop and get started on that to-do-list in a distraction-free zone.

Inspired by the concept Hoffice, the day will be split into 45-minute silent working sessions with energizing breaks in-between. At the beginning of each session, everyone tells the group what they’re going to work on, and at the end of each session we check in with each other to see what we managed to get done.

Facebook event

28/2 – 17:00-20:00 Movie for Change: Chasing Coral

This spring Storm invites you to Movie for Change – 5 individual movie nights all on the theme of sustainability. 

On the theme of Sustainable Development Goal number 14 – Life below water, February’s film is Chasing Coral. The world’s oceans – their temperature, chemistry, currents and life – drive global systems that make the Earth habitable for humankind. But coral reefs around the world are vanishing at an unprecedented rate. A team of divers, photographers and scientists set out on a thrilling ocean adventure to discover why and to reveal the underwater mystery to the world.

Guests for this evening to be announced.

Worried you’ll get hungry? Pre-order a dinner wrap from Café Vindstilla at self-cost. There is also a microwave available. Feel free to bring some snacks!

More info about the film

Sign up link and Facebook event coming soon.

More info about The Sustainable Development Goals

Contact

Contact and Booking

You can find the team of Storm here. Please contact us at storm@mah.se if you have any ideas bubbling inside concerning any exciting events, if you wish to book us for your own events or simply if you have any other questions and ideas about Storm. Click here to see if your preferred spaces of Storm are available. 

Access to the Spaces

Contact our service technician Anders Spetz for a guest pass to Storm. 

Find Us

Storm’s spaces are inside Malmö university’s building Gäddan with easily accessed connections to both busses and trains. 

If you want to park you can do it in the parking house Godsmagasinet which is located next to Gäddan on Citadellvägen 7 and within the same area both Malmö Live and Malmö food hall can be found.

Follow us on Social Media

Instagram: @storm_mau

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/storm.mau/