When: April 3-4, 2019

Where: Scandic Havet, Bodø, Northern Norway

Why: To discuss and develop ideas for the economic development of the Arctic region, with an emphasis on future scenarios, development cross sectors and governance needed in order to ensure sustainable growth.

How: Two-day conference at Scandic Havet, Bodø.

Participants: More than 350 students, businesses, academics, policy-makers, politicians and other stakeholders come together to increase their knowledge and to discuss the future of the Arctic.


  • High North scenarios
  • What opportunities for business exists in the Arctic?
  • Smart societies in the Arctic

Side events

In addition to the conference program, a number of side events will take place in Bodø in conjunction with High North Dialogue.