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The world’s largest international gathering on the Arctic.

The world’s largest international gathering on the Arctic

  • 29 October, 2018
  • Category: News

October 19-21, 2018 over 2000 participants from 60 countries including heads of states and governments, ministers, members of parliament, experts, scientist, entrepreneurs, business leaders, indigenous representatives, environmentalist, and many others meet in Reykjavík to share knowledge, insights, and ideas about the future of the Arctic.

The Annual Arctic Circle Assembly took place at Harpa Concert Hall and Conference Centre for the sixth time. The assembly, led by former President of Iceland and Meet in Reykjavík honorary Ambassador, Ólafur Ragnar Grímsson has become the world’s largest international gathering on the Arctic.

More information about the Arctic Circle can be found here:

Foreign Minister of Japan Taro Kono & Ólafur Ragnar Grímsson at the Arctic Circle 2018

Foreign Minister of Japan Taro Kono & Ólafur Ragnar Grímsson at the Arctic Circle 2018

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