Taste of Iceland in Seattle 2019 | KNKX

Event Details

  • October 11, 2019 to
    October 20, 2019
  • 12:00 am - 12:00 am
  • See website for complete schedule. For more info, click on link below.
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Venue

  • Nordic Museum and other venues
  • Seattle, WA

Event Description

Kicking off on October 11, Iceland Naturally welcomes Seattle to experience Icelandic culture with the return of the renowned Taste of Iceland! Back for its 12th year, the festival immerses Seattle in the best of Iceland’s culture, showcasing the nation’s cuisine, music, literature, film and more with a variety of events throughout the city.

Event highlight:
PANEL | Why Is Gender Equality So Important To (Global) Growth? At National Nordic Museum
WHERE: National Nordic Museum | 2655 NW Market Street, Seattle, WA, 98107
WHEN: October 17 | 4pm-5:15pm | Networking reception from 5:30-6:30pm
WHO: Keynote Speaker: Hanna Birna Kristjansdottir | Senior Advisor to UN Women in New York and Chair of the Board, Women Political Leaders Global Forum
Panelists:
Hanna Birna Kristjánsdóttir | Senior Advisor to UN Women in New York and Chair of the Board, Women Political Leaders Global Forum
Gael Tarleton | State Representative for the 36th Legislative District
Anthony Reeves | Creative Director, Wunderman Thompson
Eliza Reid | First Lady of Iceland
Moderator: Alison Peters | Senior Associate at EnviroIssues