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Doing Business in the Arctic – Iceland I Greenland and North America – Investment and Trade Opportunities

2021-05-04 @ 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM CDT

11:00am -1:00pm EST

This free conference will discuss trade and investment opportunities between Greenland, Iceland and the United States and Canada as well as other Arctic issues. Panelists and speakers include the minister for foreign affairs in Iceland, representatives from Greenland, Canada and the United States as well as business leaders and specialists from the Arctic region.

For the agenda and registration: https://bit.ly/39QKXDr

This conference will also provide the opportunity for attendees to network virtually.

Organized by the Icelandic American Chamber of Commerce in New York in partnership with the Wilson Center’s Polar Institute, Greenland Representation in Washington DC, Embassies of Iceland in Washington DC and Ottawa, Consulates of Iceland in New York and Nuuk, Nordic Innovation House New York, and Arctic Economic Council.



10:00 AM - 12:00 PM CDT

Language Practice:  A few of our members have informal practice sessions. The levels are for beginners typically at the CERF A1 and A2 levels. The first meets nearly every Tuesday at 7:30pm and every other Friday at 12:30pm Chicago time. Anyone is welcomed to participate in these open format events over Google Meet. For more information, please email learning@icelandchicago.org for more information.

Covid Note
: All events will follow strict COVID-19 protocols as defined by the Illinois Department of Health and the CDC’s Guidance for Organizing Large Events and Gatherings.

Linked Events: Some events are hosted by other groups and are unaffiliated to IAC. We link to these events in order to promote Chicago’s polyglot communities and support language and cultural exchanges. Please see their individual websites for more details – The Icelandic Language and Culture Meetup, Icelandic Club of Toronto, and the Chicago Language Cafe.