OFF VENUE PROGRAMME

Monday   ,    26-11-2018

07:30

A GEOTHERMAL HOT TUB OF IDEAS & INSPIRATION

Bring your swimming clothes and start the day in a heated outdoor swimming pool where
current affairs will be discussed.

 

Meeting point: Laugardalslaug

09:00

WOMEN OF THE OLDEST PARLIAMENT IN THE WORLD

Guided tour of Althingi, the Parliament of Iceland, followed by informal talks with women
political leaders from all political parties in Iceland.

Meeting point: Althingi, the Parliament of Iceland, Reykjavík
Hosts: Female members of Parliament

09:00

A walk between two continents

Join our Everest conqueror and experience the joining of two tectonic plates at the national
park and location of the first parliament, Thingvellir.

Meeting point: Lobby, Hilton Nordia
Host: Vilborg Gissurardóttir, mountaineer & first Icelandic women to summit Mt. Everest

11:00

The gender equality walk

How did Iceland reach the top of table? Where did the conversation start? Where does it
continue? A guided walk through the history of gender equality in Iceland.

Meeting point: Althingi, the Parliament of Iceland
Hosts: City Walk Reykjavík

11:00

A DIP INTO THE ATLANTIC

Join courageous women that take short swims by the coast of Reykjavík, followed by a relaxing
experience in a geothermal tub by the sea.


Meeting point: Nautholsvik, Reykavík
Host: Thórey Vilhjálmsdóttir, partner at Capacent Iceland

11:00

The Saga Cohort

The Icelandic SAGA (Stress-And-Gene-Analysis) Cohort is one of the largest scientific undertakings
especially designed for improved understanding of the impact of trauma on women's health.
Meeting point: DeCode

13:05

LEADERS LUNCH IN UNIQUE SURROUNDINGS

Our local partners want to share a plate and invite you to a personal leaders lunch.
Perhaps a power station with the best wild river trout to taste, or a north sea fishing vessel
serving the freshest sea fish ever, or even an Icelandic home hospitality experience with
women leaders. Put your name in the hat and experience a unique luncheon.

14:00

#Girl2Leader CAMPAIGN ACTIVITY

Venue: Hotel Reykjavik Natura
Meet and Talk: How are women portrayed in the digital age?

Conversationists:
(#Girl2Leader delegates only)