Practical Information

Welcome to the 7th Nordic Challenges Conference: Uncertain Futures: Nordic (In-)Securities, New Geopolitics and Societal Ruptures in Reykjavík 22–24 May 2024

Below is general information on the conference, a Day-by-day guide for participants and useful links.

The Conference

Conference Programme
Day-by-day Conference Guide

Conference Net:


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If you have questions or need any assistance during the conference you can contact Svanhildur by email ( or phone/WhatsApp/Signal/Telegram (+354 6952714).  

Conference online registration opened 1 March 2024. Letters of acceptance have been sent out to participants.

Paneilists are kindly asked to confirm their presentation on the program by submitting their registration payment by 5 April 2024.

Registration payment can be made through the registration site or by having an invoice sent (please contact

The Conference opening ceremony will take place 22 May at 13:30 pm and the conference will close 24 May at 13:30 pm.

Conference Dinner is on day 2, at Restaurant La Primavera, in Harpa, Austurbakki 2

Guidelines for panels, papers and roundtables and the conference themes can be found on EDDA’s conference website:


The conference is held at the University of Iceland, close to Reykjavík city centre. The academic part of the conference will be held in Veröld – House of Vigdís and the University Centre/Háskólatorg (locations are underlined on the map).

If you have an Instagram account, you can see the venues and locations in highlights here.


Participants are advised to arrange accommodation sooner rather than later due to high demand.

Center Hotels offer conference participants 15% off from the best available online rates at all their hotels with promo code: RENEWMAY2024 when booking through Center Hotels’ website:

If you have any questions please don‘t hesitate to contact Svanhildur ( at EDDA Research Center.

Useful Links:

Bus Transportation in the Capital Area

Visit Iceland

Visit Reykjavik

Keflavík Airport

Traveling from KEF Airport

Meet in Reykjavik

Icelandic Met Office

Iceland and Covid-19

Directorate of Immigration