WE RECRUIT THE BEST
Meet in Reykjavík Ambassadors are professionals that are proud of the country they live and work in. They may already have practical experience securing and organizing conferences in their chosen field, or demonstrated the potential to do so but this is not a requirement. The bureau has access to associated partners who represent the very best professionals with a great deal of knowledge on of how to plan MICE events in the most effortless and professional way - and it is the choice of the Meet in Reykjavík Ambassador how much she/he wants to contribute.

Meet in Reykjavík will equip Ambassadors with free and impartial advice and support on all aspects of conference planning and organization.

Our Meet in Reykjavík Ambassador club will be strengthened by a group of Meet in Reykjavík Honorary Ambassadors. They are appointed by the partners and the board of Meet in Reykjavík as well as other Meet in Reykjavik Ambassadors. Meet in Reykjavík Honorary Ambassadors are both Icelanders and foreigners that have strong ties to Iceland and who have excelled in their field internationally. Our Meet in Reykjavík Honorary Ambassadors will meet once a year in Iceland to brainstorm with representatives from the management and board of Meet in Reykjavík.

 

THE BENEFITS
To be or become a Meet in Reykjavík Ambassador is highly rewarding, as it;

  • Enhances the reputation of  her/his area of expertise both nationally and internationally
  • Increases the reputation of her/his department, organisation or subject
  • She/he will be invited to attend regular networking events at key venues
  • Receive official acclaim for her/his participation and exposure
  • Earns recognition for her/his contribution to motivate the hosting of an international conference
  • Stimulates funding and invest opportunities

WHAT IS THE MEET IN REYKJAVIK AMBASSADORS FIELD OF FUNCTION?
Not only do Meet in Reykjavík Ambassadors encourage their association to hold meetings and congresses in Reykjavík as well as exclusive events and workshops, they open doors for Meet in Reykjavik. Meet in Reykjavík Ambassadors also share their expertise and experience with future Meet in Reykjavík Ambassadors and stimulate network building and professional profiling for Meet in Reykjavik as well as others.

 

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Honorary Meet in Reykjavík Ambassadors

NAME TITLE ORGANIZATION

 Árni Þórðarson

 Orthodontist

 Ortis Tannréttingar

 Arnar Ólafsson

 Chairman

 Icelandic Gymnastics Association

 Gunnar Örn Harðarsson

 Managing Director

 Árnason Faktor

 Ingileif Jónsdóttir

 Professor at Faculty of Medicine,
 Shool of Health Sciences,

 University of Iceland

 Solveig Hulda Jónsdóttir

 Orthodontist

 Tannlæknastofa Solveigar

Meet in Reykjavík Ambassadors

NAME TITLE ORGANIZATION  
Aðalbjörg Finnbogadóttir sviðsstjóri fagsviðs Félag Íslenskra Hjúkrunarfræðinga  
Arnar  Pálsson Chairman Biologia / Líffræðifélag Íslands  
Arnar Ólafsson Chairman Icelandic Gymnastics Society  
Arnbjörn Ólafsson Forstöðumaður markaðs- og alþjóðamála Keilir - miðstöð vísinda, fræða og atvinnulífs  
Arnheiður Guðmundsdóttir Managing Director Skýrslutæknifélag Íslands - Icelandic Computer Society  
Arnthór Garðarsson Professor Biology University of Iceland  
Atli Ásmundsson   Iceland Ministry of Foreign Affairs - Utanríkisráðuneytið  
Ármann Höskuldsson volcanologist/eldfjallafræðingur University of Iceland  
Árni Sigurjónsson General Counsel Marel Iceland  
Árni Þórðarson Orthodontist Ortis  
Ásgeir Haraldsson chief of pediatrics Landspítali Háskólasjúkrahús  
Ásgeir Margeirsson CEO HS Orka  
Ástthóra Kristinsdóttir   Ljósmæðrafélagið  
Baldvin  Jónsson Marketing Manager Food&Fun  
Benedikt Helgason Group Leader - Bone Pathologies and Treatment Institute for Biomechanics ETH Zürich  
Bjarni  Pálsson Chairman Organising Committee WGC 2020 Jarðhitafélag Íslands - Geothermal Association of Iceland  
Bjarni már Gylfason managing director The Association of Consulting Engineers - FRV - Félag Ráðgjafarverkfræðinga (Verkís hf.)  
Bjarni Ragnar Brynjólfsson office manager FIL-IDF Iceland c/o Icelandic Dairies Association  
Bragi Björnsson Skátaforingi Íslands Skátarnir - The Icelandic Boy and Girl Scout Assn.  
Bryndís Eiríksdóttir Philibert Vice President French Icelandic Chamber of Commerce  
Bryndís Emilsdóttir Varaformður FKA FKA - Association of Women Business Leaders in Iceland  
Bryndís Halldórsdóttir   Landspítali Háskólasjúkrahús  
Brynja Björk Birgisdóttir Director of information & Public Services Þjóðskjalasafn  
Damien Degeorges consultant Damien Degeorges Consulting ehf.  
Eðvald Möller   University of Iceland  
Eggert B. Ólafsson District Court Attorney/Partner Reykjavík Law Firm  
Einar Gunnarsson Ráðuneytsstjóri Iceland Ministry of Foreign Affairs - Utanríkisráðuneytið  
Einar Stefánsson prófessor (augnsjúkdómar) Risk Medical Solutions  
Einar Þór Bjarnason chairman Icelandic Skiing Association - Skíðasamband Íslands (SKÍ)  
Eiríkur G. Guðmundsson Þjóðskjalavörður Skjalasafn Íslands - National Archives of Iceland  
Eiríkur Örn Arnarsson Professor of Psychology Landspítali Háskólasjúkrahús  
Eliza Reid Founding Director Iceland Writers Retreat  
Elín Flygenring Ambassador / Director Department of Nordic Cooperation Iceland Ministry of Foreign Affairs - Utanríkisráðuneytið  
Elín H. Hinriksdóttir Chairman ADHD association ADHD Association  
Ellen Calmon chairman The Organization of Disabled in Iceland - Öryrkjubandalag Íslands  
Eva Hrund Gunnarsdóttir Managing Director Icelandic Gymnastics Society  
Evald Sæmundsen sviðsstjóri fagsviðs einhverfu sviðsstjóri fagsviðs einhverfu - Greiningar- og ráðgjafarstöð ríkisins  
Eythór Jónsson Director for Center of Corporate Governance University of Iceland  
Felix Valsson M.D. Ph.D. Department of Anaesthesia and Intensive Care Landspítali Háskólasjúkrahús  
Friðrik R. Larsen Assistant Professor University of Iceland  
Fríða Rún Þórðardóttir Dietitian, Sports Nutritionist Landspítali Háskólasjúkrahús  
G. Pétur Matthíasson PR manager Vegagerðin - Icelandic Road Administration  
Geir Þorsteinsson chairman The Football Association of Iceland - Knattspyrnusamband Íslands (KSÍ)  
Gísli Gíslason Port Director Faxaflóahafnir - Associated Icelandic Ports  
Guðjón Sigurðsson Chairman Icelandic MND Association  
Guðlaug Rakel Guðjónsdóttir Framkvæmdastjóri flæðisviðs Landspítali Háskólasjúkrahús  
Guðrún Nína Petersen Chairman Veðurfræðifélagið - Icelandic Meteorological Society  
Guðrún S. Jakobsdóttir Forseti BPW Ísland  
Gunnar Björnsson Forseti Skáksamband Íslands  
Gunnar Örn Harðarson Managing Director Arnason Faktor  
Halla Björg Lárusdóttir Nurse/Midwife Landspítali Háskólasjúkrahús  
Hannes S. Jónsson Formaður KKÍ - Körfuknattleikssamband Íslands  
Haraldur Sigursteinsson department director Vegagerðin - Icelandic Road Administration  
Haukur Ingi Jónasson Director of the Master of Project Management (MPM) Program Reykjavík University  
Helga Gunnarsdóttir Project Manager Landspítali Háskólasjúkrahús  
Hermann Georg Gunnlaugsson chairman of board Félag íslenskra landslagsarkitekta - FÍLA  
Hildigunnur Svavarsdóttir Chief Nursing Executive and Chief Executive of Emergancy-, Education- and Quality Services Sjúkrahúsið á Akureyri  
Hlynur  Bárðarson treasurer Biologia / Líffræðifélag Íslands  
Hrönn Róbertsdóttir Dentist Brosið Tannlæknastofa  
Ingi Thor Busk Viðburðastjóri/Events manager Reykjavíkurborg  
Ingileif Jónsdóttir Professor at Faculty of Medicine, Shool of Health Sciences, University of Iceland  
Ívar Trausti Jósafatsson Framkvæmdastjóri Komaso  
Jakob Falur Garðarsson CEO Frumtök  
Jóhanna B. Bjarnadóttir Counsellor Directoreate for External Trade and Economic Affairs Iceland Ministry of Foreign Affairs - Utanríkisráðuneytið  
Jón Ingvar Bragason Viðburðastjóri / Event Manager Skátarnir - The Icelandic Boy and Girl Scout Assn.  
Jón Trausti Sæmundsson Framkvæmdastjóri Team Gym 2014  
Jónína Bjartmarz   FKA - Association of Women Business Leaders in Iceland  
Jónína Sigmundsdóttir Consular Liaison Officer Iceland Ministry of Foreign Affairs - Utanríkisráðuneytið  
Júlía Guðný Hreinsdóttir Sign Language Program Director The Communication Centre for The Deaf and Hard of Hearing  
Júlíus Hafstein Director External Trade Iceland Ministry of Foreign Affairs - Utanríkisráðuneytið  
Karl Friðriksson Vice President - Administration IFALDA  
Katrín Fjeldsted chairman CPME The Icelandic College of Family Physicians  
Katrín Olga Jóhannesdóttir stjórnarformaður Ja.is  
Katrín Smári Ólafsdóttir Lögmaður/Attorney at Law KSÓ Lögmenn ehf.  
Kristinn G. Bjarnason Director Sales & Marketing Toyota Ísland  
Kristín S. Hjálmtýsdóttir Director International Division (Bilateral chambers) Viðskiptaráð / Iceland Chamber of Commerce  
Kristín Vihjálmsdóttir verkefnastjóri Reykjavíkurborg  
Kristján Daníelsson chairman Badminton Association of Iceland - Badmintonsamband Íslands (BSÍ)  
Líney Rut Halldórsdóttir managing director The Icelandic Sports Federation - Í róttsamband Íslands (ÍSÍ)  
Margrét Aðalsteinsdóttir   Læknadagar  
Margrét I. Hallgrímsson Varaforseti BPW Ísland  
María Rúnarsdóttir chairman Icelandic Social Workers Association - Félagsráðgjafafélag Íslands  
Markús Einarsson   Farfuglar / Hostel.is  
Marta  Jónsdóttir Directorate for Administration and Consular Affairs Iceland Ministry of Foreign Affairs - Utanríkisráðuneytið  
Ottó Eiríksson President ICEATCA - Icelandic Air Traffic Controller Association  
Ólafur  Guðmundsson Vice president Félag Íslenskra Bifreiðaeigenda  
Ólafur Baldursson framkvæmdastjóri lækninga Landspítali Háskólasjúkrahús  
Ólafur G. Skúlason formaður Félag Íslenskra Hjúkrunarfræðinga  
Rósa Dögg Þorsteinsdóttir Lighting Designer / Interior Designer Ljóstæknifélag Íslands - Lighting Design Society of Iceland  
Rósa Kristjánsdóttir   Hollvinasamtök Líknardeilda, djákni  
Rósbjörg Jónsdóttir Partner Gekon Ltd.  
Runólfur Smári Steinthórsson Chairman Nordic Academy of Management  
Rúnar Unn órsson Dosent / IEEE board member University of Iceland  
Sif Ríkharðsdóttir Chair of Programme in Comparative Literature University of Iceland  
Sigríður Blöndal

Director

Acrtic Circle Segretariet  
Sigríður Kristín Hrafnkelsdóttir Viðskipta- og lýðheilsufræðingur Vera Ráðgjöf / Háskóli Íslands  
Sigrún Grendal  Jóhannesdóttir chairman / formaður The association of Music School Teachers  
Sigurborg Daðadóttir Yfirdýralæknir Matvælastofnun Íslands  
Sigurd K. Kolbeinsson Meetings & Events – Scandinavian Market Hotel Grimsborgir  
Sigurhans Óskar  Sigurhansson   International Yoyo Federation  
Soffía Karlsdóttir sviðsstjóri menningar- og samskiptasviðs Seltjarnarnes  
Solveig Hulda Jónsdóttir Orthodontist Tannréttingarstofan  
Sólveig Jónsdóttir Deparment Manager Icelandic Gymnastics Society  
Stella Soffía Jóhannesdóttir   Bókmenntahátíð  
Svanhildur M. Ólafsdóttir Formaður Skólastjórafélag Íslands  
Svanhildur Óskarsdóttir Associate Research Professor Manuscript Department - Árnastofnun University of Iceland  
Teitur Guðmundsson Framkvæmdastjóri Heilsuvernd  
Teitur Jónsson   University of Iceland  
Tómas Philip  Rúnarsson Professor / IEEE chairman University of Iceland  
Úlfur H. Hrobjartsson chairman The Icelandic Sailing Association - Siglingasamband Íslands (SÍL)  
Valdimar Ingi Gunnarsson   Sjávarútvegsráðstefnan  
Valgerður Sigurðardóttir yfirlæknir, krabbameinslækningar / líknardeild Landspítali Háskólasjúkrahús  
Valgerður Stefánsdóttir Forstöðumaður The Communication Centre for The Deaf and Hard of Hearing  
Viðar Magnússon yfirlæknir bráðaþjónusta utan sjúkrahúsa Landspítali Háskólasjúkrahús  
Viktoría  Sveinsdóttir Fjárfestir Locus Capital  
Þórhallur Örn Guðlaugsson   University of Iceland  
Þórhildur Þórhallsdóttir Landscape architect Félag íslenskra landslagsarkitekta - FÍLA  
Þröstur Emilsson Exectutive Director ADHD Association  
Þuríður  Hjálmtýsdóttir   Icelandic family therapy association  
Örnólfur  Thorsson Forsetaritari Forsetaskrifstofa Íslands .