The Infinite Bridge, Aarhus

Aarhus for congresses, conferences & events

Your rainbow panorama, Olafur Eliasson, 2006 - 2011, ARoS Aarhus Art Museum.

Business events find a natural home in Aarhus, ranked among the world's best cities for congresses and conventions by the ICCA.

Denmark's second city has excellent conference, hotel and dining opportunities and is at the forefront of tech, foods, healthcare, life science, and sustainability.

It’s all easy to reach, with a choice of three airports in the region and easy transport routes nearby.

Everything is closer in Aarhus

Convenient transportation options. Entertainment only a few steps from conference buildings. Hotels in the heart of the action. Everything is closer in Aarhus, perfect for a conference.


More about Aarhus for business

  • All of Aarhus' ten venues have capacity for more than 500 guests.
  • The largest venues have a capacity for up to 2,000.
  • Aarhus Conference Campus has two conference halls, each with room for 1,600 people, so it can accommodate over 3,000+ attendees in total.
  • 73% of all hotels in the city are officially eco-certified.
  • A unique hotel and conference centre for more than 2,500 delegates is being built over the next four years in Aarhus Ø. 
  • Aarhus aims to achieve a zero carbon footprint by 2030.
  • Aarhus has a corps of over 1,950 local volunteers to help at large events and offer visitors a warm welcome. 

Case study: IoT Week

With education and scientific research as a key focus area, Aarhus is home to several world-leading experts and a unique hotspot for hosting an academic conference. See what happened when Aarhus hosted the Internet of Things week in 2019.

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Getting to Aarhus

It's easy to reach Aarhus from Denmark and the rest of the world, with three airports right at the heart of this region. And if you fancy a treat, there's a stunning seaplane service from Aarhus to Copenhagen that only takes an hour.

Billund Airport
Billund Airport
Aarhus Airport
Aarhus Airport
Nordic Seaplanes
Nordic Seaplanes
Airport Midtjyllands Lufthavn
Airport Midtjyllands Lufthavn