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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…

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 to Kansas City International Airport (MCI) commencing on 25 May 2018. Icelandair will be the only airline offering direct flight to Europe from MCI. Kansas City will be Icelandair’s 21st destination in North Amerika. The carrier announced on September 14th 2017 Dallas-Fort Worth (DFW) International Airport as its twentieth. Icelandair…

  • 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
  • Eliza Reid, the First Lady of Iceland

    Insider Tips about Iceland

    Eliza Reid, the First Lady of Iceland, was born Ottawa, Canada in 1976. She moved to Iceland in 2003 after she met Guðni Th. Jóhannesson (our president) while in graduate school at Oxford University in the UK. In addition to being the First Lady, she is also a co-founder of the”Iceland Writers Retreat,” a Meet…

  • WPL Annual global Summit 2017

    WPL Annual global Summit 2017 taking place in Reykjavík

    The WPL Annual Global Summit 2017 is currently taking place in Harpa concert hall and conference center in Reykjavík. 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.   The…

    • 30 November, 2017
    • Category: News
  • Reykjavík is in 3rd place on the Global Destination Sustainability Index 2017

      Last week, an annual update of the Global Destination Sustainability Index (GDS), 2017, was published. The index measures sustainability among key destinations for conferences and meetings. The number of cities evaluated increases each year. This year, there were 38 cities from 5 continents. Reykjavík shares third place on the list with Copenhagen, as it…

  • Luxwedding - wedding event in Iceland

    An unforgettable wedding event in Iceland

    Imagine inviting your family and friends to Iceland to witness your wedding close to the powerful nature of ice and fire. Imagine the breath-taking wedding pictures. Imagine experiencing your love in the exotic landscape of Iceland in a bright summer night or under a dark sky lit up by the dancing northern lights. Iceland makes…

  • Meet in Reykjavík proudly presents a brand-new website.

    Last month, Meet in Reykjavík launched a brand-new website. The main idea behind the new website was to make it visually advanced yet easy to navigate. More importantly though, we wanted our site to help MICE planners quickly discover why Iceland is the perfect destination for their next event. After all, our mission is to…