• “Kursen var mycket trevlig, lärorik, användbar och viktig…”

    – Ulrike Frank, Sr. Scientific Officer, Swedish Chemical Agency


  • “Ruben is a highly skilled and insightful negotiator, who understands the fabric and dynamics of negotiations.”

    – Rasmus Clausen, Head of Section, Danish Ministry of Defence.

  • “StIPS tailored it’s lectures to our audience of dynamic, young professionals with murderous time constraints. We couldn’t be happier with the results. ”

    Boris Ajeganov, Public relations officer, Stockholm Association of International Affairs

  • “This knowledge helped me to give several successful presentations and I will use these skills throughout my whole life.Thank you.”

    – Rebecca Demonkos, CEMS Graduate Handelshögskolan / SSE

  • “You get very practical tools that you can use in your everyday life. I recommend this lecture to everyone that has to hold a meeting or a presentation.” 

    – Elisa Magnusson, Utbildningsledare Folkuniversitetet Stockholm


The Stockholm Institute for Public Speaking (StIPS) was founded in 2010 to help managers, politicians, professionals and students improve the effectiveness of their message. Our goal is to make you more aware of your style of communicating and to give you practical and concrete information, feedback and tools. Tools that will be of direct added value for your presentation, speech, email or website.

StIPS helps clients to communicate professional and effective. We develop cultural awareness and practical skills to help our clients navigate the minefields of intercultural communication. We create confidence - that your own words and messages are truly efficient and effective for your specific audience.

Our consultants and trainers have many years of experience working at high level in the public- and private sector at national, EU and global level. Our clients include 3 different diplomatic training programs, top business schools and lawfirms as well as numerous national agencies.


Our starting point is our client. Our work is specifically tailored to your individual strengths, needs and demands. It is all about bringing out the best in you, your organisation and your audience.

StIPS delivers high-level advice, training and consultancy. We prepare and moderate meetings, seminars and events. We focus on real improvements in skills, behaviour and words in communicating with international clients, stakeholders, partners and audiences to achieve the impact and outcome you want.

We deliver high-level speech training and consultancy tailor made seminars, lectures and speeches. Since we know our clients live busy lives we have designed the training seminars in such a way that little to no preparation is needed. We draw on our long experience in international policy and political presentation, and share recognized best practices and thorough research. We give you what works - and eliminate what does harm.

At StIPS, our expertise helps you best communicate yours.



Ruben is the founder of the StIPS and former diplomat to the EU. He has extensive experience in international negotiations and speech writing. Speaking 7 languages and having lived on 3 continents he uses his personal experiences to explain the differences in intercultural communication.
Ewa has a lot of experience working in the international arena as former spokes person of European Commissioner Margot Wallström. She specializes in moderation, media training and international relations and communication.
Ida is trainer and certified coach in rhetoric. Her experience living in Panama has shaped her view of international communication and contributes to her effective and personal style of communicating.
Julian has over 25 years international experience as a highly qualified and experienced consultant in IR and communications for both private and public sectors. He specialises in international speechwritng and IR for ministers and state secretaries in the Swedish Government.