WELCOME TO CURIOSUM (former Sliperiet)

In April 2019, Sliperiet changed it´s name to Curiosum and merged with the science center Umevatoriet. This autumn we will take the next step. and together with our tenants move into the renewed premises of Sliperiet at Arts Campus at Umeå University.

In 2020 Curiosum will open. A new science center, to inspire young and old with science and technology. We believe curiosity can change the world.

Look out for our new website coming soon!

Citizens-driven digital development makes Västerbotten's inland innovation leading


On September 19-22, Sliperiets mobile makerspace will come to Vilhelmina and Storuman muncipalities in Västerbotten. The visit is a continuation of Spring's successful start in Norsjö, and part of the innovative pilot project Innovationspark Norr. Focusing on citizen-driven digital development, schoolchildren, entrepreneurs and citizens will gain inspiration and opportunity to identify local societal problems and how they can be solved by using digital technology.

For more information

Read the pressrelease in Swedish at  Nynewsdesk

or visit Sliperiets homepage