Nuuk (photo: Arctic Circle) The Arctic Circle Greenland Forum will be held on May 17-19 in Nuuk, Greenland. The Forum is being organized in cooperation with the Government of Greenland -- Naalakkersuisut -- and will focus on the empowerment of indigenous peoples across the Arctic, economic progress, investment, and business development.

The Forum will include sessions on tourism, transport -- shipping and airlines, natural resource industries, as well as fisheries and living resources.

Other sessions will be devoted to health and well-being, research and innovation, and benefit agreements for local communities.

Special discussions will be on Arctic investment structures and representatives from Asia and Europe will present their views on the Arctic.

More details and a list of speakers will be published in the coming weeks. Registration will open shortly.

For more information, please contact the Arctic Circle Secretariat:

(Source: Arctic Circle)