Anna Karlsdóttir

Presentations

2016

Karlsdóttir, A., Nordregio som organisation som opererer i NORA regionen. Temadag tirsdagTema: NORA’s strategi 2017-2020. Hotel Phønix: Köpenhamn. 2016-03-01

Karlsdóttir, A. & Jungsberg, L. (2016) Nordic Arctic Youth Future Perspectives, North Calotte Council Seminar and Foresight Workshop. Luleå. 2016-03-16

Karlsdóttir, A. (2016) Balticness, what is it? – the Icelandic perspective. Seminar on Regional identity organized by the Polish embassy in Stockholm and Baltic States Council, Almedalen Gotland. 2016-07-04

Karlsdóttir, A. (2016) Arktiske strategier I de nordiske lande og deres indflydelse på regional udvikling. Vestnorden Rådets Årsmöte och Seminar. Qaqortoq, Grönland. 2016-08-24

Karlsdóttir, A (2016) Nordic Arctic Strategies and implications for regional development. Session: Sustainable Regional Development in the Nordic Arctic. Arctic Circle conference, Reykjavik 6-9 October. 2016.

Karlsdóttir, A (2016) Study on Youth in the Nordic Arctic – NPA Annual Event 2016: Arctic Boost – Economic Development for the Peoples in the Arctic EU Northern Arctic Periphery Program Annual meeting. Akureyri 28. September

Karlsdóttir, A (2016) Nordic WG on Arctic Sustainable regional development. NPA Annual Event 2016: Arctic Boost – Economic Development for the Peoples in the Arctic EU Northern Arctic Periphery Program Annual meeting. Akureyri 28. September

Karlsdóttir, A (2016) Nordregio Nordic Arctic Youth perspectives. Arctic Youth and Sustainable Futures – A Kick-off Workshop A Follow-up to the AHDR-II, Roskilde DK 29-30 November. 2016

Karlsdóttir, A (2016) Investments and Business opportunities in the Arctic Region. Arctic Futures Symposium, Brussels 30.November.

 

2012

Into the deep – Denmark strait and cruiseship tourism traffic. In Northern Mists: Understanding the past, Predicting the future. Seminar held by the Icelandic Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Royal Norwegian Embassy. University of Akureyri, 12-13 November 2012.

Konum óviðkomandi? Þekkingarjöðrun, stjórn fiskveiða og samfélagsbreytingar í smærri byggðarlögum við Norður Atlantshaf [Women excluded? Knowledge marginalisation, fisheries governance and societal shifts in smaller coastal communities by the North Atlantic]. Centre for Women and Gender Studies University of Iceland. The National Museum of Iceland. 2 November 2012.

Gender, International Migration and National Mobilities: Differences and Similarities. (with Magnfríður Júlíusdóttir and Unnur Dís Skaptadóttir) International Symposium on Gender and Mobility 18-20 June 2012, Tromsø, Norway.

Case study 1. Akureyri: Gendered migration in 2011 and questions related to commuting. Existing statistical and quantitative data as a basis for a joint Nordic study on gender and mobility (with Magnfríður Júlíusdóttir and Unnur Dís Skaptadóttir). Reykjavík 11 and 12 September 2012.

Housing and social aspects of the aftermath of real estate crisis in Reykjavík. Urbanization and the role of housing in the present development process in the Arctic, Workshop, Nordregio Stockholm, 5-9 June 2012.

Gender and offenseless visions of the local in rural coastal communities in Iceland. Session: Communities in steep decline. Rural at the Edge. The 2nd Nordic conference for Rural research, 21-23 May 2012, Joensuu, Finland.

Facing perplexity! Gender and visions of the future in coastal communities in Iceland before and after the financial collapse. Women, Gender equality and Economic crisis – International symposium, University of Iceland, 21-22 April 2012.

Reynsla af fjölþjóðasamstarfi við byggðarannsóknir [Experience from multinational collaboration on regional development]. Symposium on ESPON and Iceland. Participation in European collaboration on research and regional development policies. University of Reykjavik, 12 March 2012.

 

2011

From fortune seeking to creeping enclosure -the rise, fall and rise of the Icelandic fishery system. Session: Northern fisheries: managing income, nutrition and cultural values. The Seventh International Congress of Arctic Social Sciences Circumpolar Perspectives in Global Dialogue: Social Sciences beyond the International Polar Year. Akureyri, Iceland, 22-26 June 2011.

Elusive arrangements of coastal village life. Session: On the move and crossing borders: Women’s labour mobility in a global context. Womens worlds 2011. Connect, converse, inclusion, exlusions, seclusion. Living in a globalized world. 3-7 July, Ottawa, Canada 2011.

“Thanks for All the Fish? Resource Management and Regional Development in Post-Crash Iceland” (with Karl Benediktsson) CURRA (Community University Research for Recovery Alliance) webinar, June 2011.

“From fortune seeking to creeping enclosure – the rise, fall and rise of the Icelandic fishery system”. Session: Northern Fisheries: managing income, nutrition and cultural values. The Seventh International Congress of Arctic Social Sciences, ICASS VII, Akureyri, Iceland, June 2011.

 

2010

“Society Change and Power in the Icelandic Fishery Sector. Icelandic Fisheries Politics with a special view on the ITQ debate”, Restaurant Salthúsið Grindavík. September 2010.

“Iceland in the wake of a risis. Renaissance of smaller local initiatives and creative tourism infrastructure”. Conference: Journeys of Expression VIII. Celebrating through Times of Crisis: Prospects and Potentials for Tourism, Festivals and Cultural Events. Held in at Copenhagen Business School, September 2010.

“Kön og erhversrelatetet flexibilitet vs. Pendling i det rurale Island” [Gender and Employment Flexibility], Seminar, Hotel Isefjord, Ilulissat, September 2010. “Icelandic Fisheries” at the conference Environmental histories, Environmental Futures and Prince Edward Island hosted by the Institute of Island Studies and University of Prince Edward Island, June 2010.

“Vinnutengdur hreyfanleiki fólks í sjávarbyggðum [Work-related Mobilities in Fishery Villages](with Auður Ingólfsdóttir), Social Sciences Conference, University of Bifröst, May 2010.

“Rural jobs – renaissance of the legacy or far beyond?” Session 2:7 Immigration to rural areas, Tuesday May 4.2010 Nordic Rural Futures: Pressures and Possibilities – Research Conference on the future of Nordic rural areas, May 3-5 2010, Uppsala, Sweden

“Empty Houses and Broken Dreams”. The V International Scientific Practical Conference, The North and the Arctic in a New World Development Paradigm”, Apatity, Russia, April 2010.

“Strandbyggðir á Norðurslóðum”. Málþing um kyn og loftslagsbreytingar. 5. febrúar 2010. Háskóli Íslands á vegum RIKK, EDDA öndvegissetur og stofnun Vilhjálms Stefánssonar.

 

2009

“Framfarasýn í sjávarútvegi: Konur og blikkbeljur á Austurlandi” (Women’s Future Vision and Tin-Cow in East Iceland). Rannsóknarþing Austurlands (East Iceland Research Forum) Skriðuklaustri, February 2009.

“Når uvisheden dominerer – regionale omvæltninger i kölvandet på finans-kollaps” [When Uncertainty Reigns: Regional Changes in the wake of the Financial Collapse] NORDREGIO styremöde, Nordic House, May 2009.

“Draumurinn um hið háa norður. Skemmtiferðaskip, rómantík og heimskautasvæðin” (The Dream of the High North – Cruise Ships, Romanticisim and the Circumpolar North) Keynote Lecture, Social Sciences conference, University of Akureyri, May 2009.

“Kön og ligestilling: om Nordatlantens demografiske udfordringer” [Gender and Demographic Developments in the North Atlantic]. Presented at the international conference Challenged by Demography, Alta, Norway, October 2009.

 

Publications

2016

Karlsdóttir, A & Johannesson, G.T (2016). Tourists as migrants/migrants as entrepreneurs – the agency of the visitors´eye. In Rancew-Sikora, D. & Skaptadóttir, U.D (eds.) Mobility to the Edges of Europe: The Case of Iceland and Poland. Warsawa:Wydawnictwo Naukowe Scholar.

 Karlsdóttir, A., Norlén, G., & Rispling, L. (2016). Chapter 5 – Employment: Nordic Countries strong in international comparisons. . In Grunfelder, J., Rispling, L., & Norlén, G. State of the Nordic Region (40-49). Stockholm: Nordregio.

Karlsdóttir, A., & Norlén, G (2016). Chapter 6 – Unemployment: Young People pay the price for uncompleted recovery. In Grunfelder, J., Rispling, L., & Norlén, G. State of the Nordic Region (50-59). Stockholm: Nordregio.

2016 – Conference Proceedings 

Karlsdóttir, A & Jungsberg, L (2016) Ungdommen I Nordens Arktiske fremtidsperspectiver, presentet at Vestnordisk Råds Temakonference Íþróttamiðstöð Grindavíkur, Grindavik, Ísland. 2016-01-29

Karlsdóttir, A (2016) YOUTH IN THE NORDIC ARCTIC: The importance of empowering the future. The 8th International Scientific and practical conference “The North and the Arctic in the New Global Development Paradigm.” Luzin Readings, Apatity 2016-16-04

Karlsdóttir, A. (2016) Tourism, Migration, Environment: Interlocked/Interconnected presented at Intersections of tourism and migration, International Conference, Gdańsk, Poland, 2016-04-22.

Karlsdóttir, A. (2016) Might we need a new understanding of the “bo” concept? WG34_3: Youth Identity. . 4th Biannual Conference on Nordic rural research. Akureyri, Iceland. 2016-05-23

Smed, L., & Karlsdóttir, A. (2016) Cruise Tourism and collaboration in local destinations. WG13_2 Controversies of Tourism. Future Growth and Coping Strategies. 4th Biannual Conference on Nordic rural research. Akureyri, Iceland. 2016-05-24

 

2014

“Reykjavík, the urbanization process – Home ownership, competitiveness & urban sprawl.” In Ryan Weber & Rasmus Ole Rasmussen (Eds), Sustainable Regions – Sustainable Local Communities. NORDREGIO Contributions to ICASS VIII: Northern Sustainabilities Congress, 51-56. Stockholm: Nordregio Working Paper, 2014:2

Maher, P.T, Gelter, H., Hilmer-Pegram, K., Hovgaard, G., Hull, J., Jóhannesson, G.Þ., karlsdóttir, A., Rantala O. & Pashkevich, A. 2014. Arctic Tourism: Realities & possibilities. Arctic Yearbook 2014.

Visualizing a Financial Crisis: Landscapes of Reykjavik, Iceland. (with Brunn, S.) Urban Geography. Forthcoming 2014.

 

2013

Aftermath of Growth in Reykjavik Capital Region – Land-use and values inherent in Icelandic Urbanization. Proceedings of the First International Conference of Urbanization in the Arctic, NordRegio, Stockholm 2013.

Gendered Migration in Turbulent Times in Iceland (with Magnfríður Júlíusdóttir and Unnur Dís Skaptadóttir). Norwegian Journal of Geography 2013.

 

2011

In or Out of Place? Women and Coastal Community Transition under Privatization Regimes in Iceland. PhD Dissertation. Department of Environmental, Social and Spatial Change/ENSPAC, Roskilde University, Denmark 2011.

“Glory and Blighted landscapes in Reykjavik” (with Sören Bitsch), in NordRegio Journal, 2 (11), 2011.

MEGATRENDS. TemaNord 2011:527. Nordic Council of Ministers, Copenhagen 2011.

“Developing an Arctic Tourism Observation System” (with Fay and Ginny), Polar Geography, June 2011.

“Gendered outcome of socio-economic restructuring. A tale from a rural village in Iceland” (with Auður Ingólfsdóttir), Nordic Journal of Feminist and Gender Research, September 2011.

 

2010

“Thanks for all that Fish? Post-crash Iceland and Regional Development” (with Benediktsson, K), Europan Urban and Regional Studies, Eurocommentary, 2010.

 

2009

“Are living fish better than dead fillets? The power and invisibility of women in aquaculture and the Icelandic fishing economy”. In Kafarowsky, Joanna(edit), Gender, Culture and Northern Fisheries, Edmonton: Canadian Circumpolar Institute. University of Alberta, 2009.

“Ferðamál í Norðurslóðalöndum á tímum loftslagsbreytinga” (Tourism in the Arctic in an Era of Climate Change), in Ingjaldur Hannibalsson (ed.). Rannsóknir í félagsvísindum III,  Social Sciences Research Institute, University of Iceland, 2009.

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