Guðni Thorlacious Jóhannesson CANCELLED

  • Event Start: 22nd November 2017, 8:00pm
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Unfortunately, President Jóhannesson has had to cancel this event.  We are sorry for this disappointment, but will work to rearrange

President of Iceland

In the wake of the Panama Papers scandal in 2016, President Jóhannesson won the election as a political outsider following a wave of public antiestablishment sentiment, and became the first new President in 20 years.  A historian, he specialised in modern Icelandic history, and has published a number of works on the Cod Wars, the 2008-2011 Icelandic financial crisis and the presidency itself, among other topics