Opening Speakers:

Mr Juha Sipilä, Prime Minister of Finland
His Serene Highness Prince Albert II of Monaco
Mr Aleksi Härkönen, Chair of the Senior Arctic Officials of the Arctic Council
Dr Grigory V. Trubnikov, the Deputy-Minister of Education and Science, Russia
Professor Markku Kulmala, Academician, University of Helsinki
Ms Anita Lehikoinen, Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Education and Culture, Finland
Professor Arja Rautio, UArctic Vice-President Research, University of Oulu
Ms Gunn-Britt Retter, Head of the Arctic and Environmental Unit at the Saami Council
Ms Yuliya Zaika, PhD student, Lomonosov Moscow State University

Closing Speakers:

Ms Tarja Halonen, President, Finland
Ms Rebekka Borsch, State Secretary, Ministry of Education and Research, Norway
Professor Kirsten Hastrup, University of Copenhagen
Professor Atte Korhola, University of Helsinki

Science Section Keynote Speakers:

Professor Diane Hirshberg, University of Alaska Anchorage
Mr Petteri Taalas, Secretary-General, World Meteorological Organization
Ms Tine Pars, Deputy Minister, Ministry of Health, Greenland
Ms Yuliya Zaika, PhD student, Lomonosov Moscow State University
Professor Sue Dockett, Charles Sturt University
Professor Timo Vesala, University of Helsinki
Mr Jaap van de Beek, Lulea University of Technology
Mr Lars-Otto Reiersen, UiT The Arctic University of Norway