An image of the islands on the West Coast of Sweden Image: Lukasz Warzecha/

Creating the future

West Sweden is one of the leading areas for innovation in Europe and home to leading companies, world-class universities and thriving start-ups helping to create a sustainable future.

Living and working in our innovative cities

West Sweden is a great place to live and has a great work-life balance. Here you will find more information about how our cities are helping to create the future and what it is like to live and work here. We warmly welcome you to West Sweden.

How our region is helping to create the future