The High North Dialogue Conference is an annual event, which brings together major interested parties concerned with Arctic development. The purpose of the event is to encourage and facilitate dialog between stakeholders for sustainable industrial development in the Arctic regions, information sharing and discussion of best practices.

In 2016, we are organizing the eleventh High North Dialogue conference, and the main topic of the conference is “The Blue Future of the Arctic”.

Master and PhD courses will be conducted during High North Dialogue week, from 23 to 27 May 2016, in conjunction with the conference event. We invite students from all over the world.

Master course “High North Dialogue: International perspectives on business and governance in the High North”. Deadline for registration 1 March 2016.

PhD course “Governance in the High North: implications for Arctic private and public sector”. Deadline for registration 1 March 2016.

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