The second Trans Arctic Agenda high-level seminar takes place, 29 October 2014, Reykjavík

Logo conferenceThe Centre for Arctic Policy Studies at the University of Iceland (CAPS) is organizing a high-level seminar on Arctic issues, scheduled to take place in Reykjavik, Iceland on 29 October 2014. This is the second year that the Trans Arctic Agenda seminar is held in Reykjavík. The Centre for Arctic Policy Studies was launched at this seminar in 2013. It is run under the auspices of the Institute of International Affairs at the University of Iceland. This year the Trans Arctic Agenda conference will focus on the governance and management of the Arctic region following the Arctic Council meeting in Kiruna of 2013. Furthermore the 2014 Trans Arctic Agenda conference will create a link into two other high level Arctic conferences scheduled to take place in Iceland the same week – namely gender equality in the Arctic (Akureyri 30-31 October) and the Arctic Circle Assembly (Reykjavík 31 October – 2 November). Further information about the programme can be found on www.caps.hi.is or via email: caps@hi.is.