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Arctic Food Arena

Welcome to Arctic Food Arena, the knowledge hub for sustainable food production on waste streams in Gällivare, Norrbotten. Our mission is to transform the future of food production by connecting food producers, researchers, and experts to develop innovative solutions. Join us and be part of the movement towards a more sustainable food future.


About the project

Circular Food Production for a Sustainable Future

Arctic Food Arena is a groundbreaking project focused on developing sustainable solutions for the food production industry in the Arctic. By recycling residual heat from Hybrit and LKAB's large industrial project in Gällivare, Sweden, we are creating an innovative environment for circular food production.

​A Knowledge Hub for Collaborative Innovation

At Arctic Food Arena, we are committed to developing an attractive knowledge environment where basic industries, food producers, and universities collaborate to create methods for circular food production. Our mission is to bring together experts from different fields to find innovative solutions for the unique challenges of industrial symbiosis for food production.

Collaboration for a Better Tomorrow

We believe that collaboration and innovation are essential for creating a sustainable future for food production in the Arctic. Arctic Food Arena offers a unique platform for bringing together diverse perspectives and expertise to tackle some of the most pressing challenges of our time.

Latest News

Replay from Demo North Summuit

On June 16th 2022, Gällivare was visited by business leaders, investors, innovators, and political decision-makers from around the world to see how we lead the global industrial transition towards green industry. The second day of the Demo North conference was live-streamed from Kunskapshuset Gällivare and can be viewed afterward.

I hope that innovators, companies, and academia with an interest in foodtech and sustainable food production will take the opportunity to be part of the journey that now begins in Gällivare.

Roger Hansson, CEO Business Region Gällivare (Gällivare Näringsliv AB)


Share Your Expertise

Arctic Food Arena is at the forefront of sustainable food production in the Arctic, and we need your help to make it happen. Join our mission to create innovative solutions for circular food production and be a part of shaping a more sustainable future.

Partners in Sustainable Innovation

Gällivare Näringsliv AB is driving Arctic Food Arena forward, with the support of the European Regional Development Fund and Region Norrbotten. Join us in contributing your expertise to our mission of driving sustainable innovation for industrial symbiosis in the Arctic.

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Arctic Food Arena

Gällivare Näringsliv AB

Centralplan 4

982 31 Gällivare

Phone +46 70 266 26 90 556252-3281

©2023 Gällivare Näringsliv AB

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