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  • 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
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  • The 5th annual Arctic Circle Assembly

    13-15 October the fifth annual Arctic Circle conference was held at the Harpa conference center in Reykjavík. The Arctic Circle is the largest network of international dialogue and cooperation on the future of the Arctic. Over 2000 participants from more than 60 countries attended the Assembly this year.  Topics ranged from climate change effects and…

    • 19 October, 2017
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  • 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
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  • 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…

  • CENTER HOTEL MIDGARÐUR EXPANDS

    At the end of May this year there was an addition to the flora of meeting rooms in Reykjavík when CenterHotel Miðgarður expanded from 43 rooms to 170 room. The hotel didn’t only increase the amount rooms, but it also expanded the reception area by a large margin and added meeting rooms on the ground…

    • 21 July, 2017
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  • REYKJAVÍK NAMED BEST MICE DESTINATION IN EUROPE

    Reykjavík is named the Best MICE Destination in Europe 2017 by Business Destinations Magazine. The Business Destinations Travel Awards, now running for a consecutive six years, rewards businesses in a variety of categories for their exceptional contribution and excellence in services in the world of business and travel. Icelandic service providers have had great success…

  • JON BJORNSSON HAS JOINED MEET IN REYKJAVIK

    Jon Bjornsson has been hired as Project Manager of Conferences and Lead Generation Jon has a broad experience in various businesses including finance, real estate, sales and marketing, marketing research and tourism. For the last years, he has worked as a consultant focusing on tourism and project management. Jon has an MPM degree in Project…

    • 28 April, 2017
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