The representatives discussed cooperation perspectives both within just signed Agreement between universities and University of the Arctic. Hence, the round table gathered leaders and participants of the thematic networks and NEFU motivated institutes to share experiences and discuss proposals on developing new projects.

The thematic networks on Local and Regional Development in the North, Arctic Law, Northern Nursing Education and Arctic Extractive Industries presented their activities.

The round table gave its participants an opportunity to come up with proposals on further cooperation, discuss current projects, problems and possibilities.