Conference on Icelandic Society 2020

3. april 2020: Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic it has been decided to postpone the conference by one year. Further information will be announced later. For questions or concerns please contact


The 14th conference on Icelandic Society will be hosted by the University Centre of the Westfjords April 24th - 25th 2020 under the topic:

Society and Nature – Head to head or hand in hand?

The call for papers is open until 28.02.2020. The conference will be held in Icelandic. Highly relevant topics can be given the opportunity to be presented in English. However, the sessions' language and plenary discussions will be in Icelandic. Further information on the conference is available on our website in Icelandic or you can contact us at