Sweden´s Experience: From the EEA to the EU

Ulf Dinkelspiel, Sweden´s former minister for European affairs and chief negotiator during Sweden´s accession talks with the EU, will give a talk on behalf of the Institute of International Affairs at the University of Iceland and the Swedish Embassy in Iceland. The meeting will take place at the Nordic House on Tuesday January 19th, from 12.00 to 13.30. Ulf Dinkelspiel is the author of the book Den motvillige europén, which was puplished last year, in which he presents his career and unique experience of European affairs. Following Dinkelspiel´s talk Birgir Hermannsson, Adjunct Professor of Political Science at Bifröst University, will discuss Dinkelspiel´s book shortly. Birgir received his doctorate from Stockholm University and is very well acquinted with Swedish politics. Bogi Ágústsson, news reporter, will chair the meeting.

The meeting is held in English and is open to all.