||Speakers. 9:30-10 a.m. Reception
10-11:30 a.m. Lecture
Ambassador Gudmundur Arni Stefansson will discuss the effect of the banking and economic crisis on Iceland as well as current Icelandic American relations. Stefansson was appointed as an Icelandic Ambassador in 2005. Since then he has served as the Icelandic Ambassador for Sweden, Albania, Cyprus, Syria and Kuwait, and currently the United States. Stefansson is a media expert with extensive experience in producing radio programs, editing daily newspapers and has worked in various sectors of journalism.