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Peaceful Vikings

Peaceful Vikings

Once again, Iceland tops the Safety Index. Our tranquil little Nordic country is the most peaceful nation on Earth. With all our hot springs, natural pools, and landscape wonders, it’s not that surprising that we are a peaceful nation, and being number one is never a problem for us. In fact, we pride ourselves on…

WOSonOS 2018 held in Reykjavík

In December, it was announced that that the 26th Annual World Open Space on Open Space (WOSonOS) Conference will be held in Harpa Concert Hall and Conference Center on October 22–24, 2018. Approximately 300 delegates from all over the world are expected to attend the conference, where the main topic will be Open Space Technology…

Regus

Regus Iceland – new partner

We are pleased to announce that last month, Regus Iceland was added to our associated partner list. Regus International is the world’s largest provider of flexible workspace solutions, with customers that include some of the most successful entrepreneurs, individuals, and multi-billion dollar corporations. Regus Iceland operates 4 locations in Reykjavík and one in Akureyri (north…

  • World Geothermal Congress WGC

    World Geothermal Congress Hosted in Reykjavik, Iceland in April 2020

    On January 20, 2018,   the International Geothermal Association (IGA) signed a contract with the three leading geothermal energy companies in Iceland: HS Orka, Landsvirkjun and Reykjavik Energy (OR). The agreement secures financial support for the World Geothermal Congress (WGC) in Reykjavik in 2020, which will be held in April that year in Harpa Concert Hall…

  • Iceland Travel

    Glöggt er gests augað

    We have an old saying in Iceland “Glöggt er gests augað”. It means that visitors often see things that the locals don’t notice any more or take for granted. When we see footage like the one here below, this old saying comes to mind. This stunning video was made by an incentive group that was…

    • 30 January, 2018
    • Category: News
  • Spartan Ultra Race Iceland December 16th, 2017

    Spartans face brutal challenge in Iceland

    Iceland is in so many ways the perfect destination for event planners who like to step out of “the box” and experience something unique. We are always very enthusiastic when we get unusual requests but when we were approached by our friends at the Spartan Race, and they told us they wanted to organize 24…

  • Kansas City - Icelandair

    New flight Connections to Iceland

    Icelandair has announced seasonal service from San Francisco International Airport (SFO), Baltimore-Washington International Airport (BWI), and Kansas City International Airport (MCI) to Iceland and beyond. All are commencing late May or early June 2018. This will bring the total number of Icelandair destinations in North America to 23. Icelandair is not just expanding in the…

  • WPL Vigdís Finnbogadóttir

    WPL Annual Global Summit in Reykjavík

    The WPL Annual Global Summit 2017 took place in Harpa concert hall and conference center in Reykjavík on November 28–30. The Women Political Leaders Global Forum (WPL) is the global network of female politicians, and the 2017 summit is hosted in cooperation with the Althingi – Iceland’s Parliament – and the Government of Iceland. CP-Reykjavik…

    • 13 December, 2017
    • Category: News
  • High tec Marel

    Naturally Infused Technology

    Iceland harmonizes the juxtaposition of raw natural beauty and state-of-the-art technology. The island’s natural resources are seamlessly integrated into everyday life with the use of hydropower and geothermal energy. This integration allows technology to make use of the country’s natural power. In a symbiotic relationship, technology allows for the most efficient use of the natural…