Hearings and Business Meetings

366 Dirksen Senate Office Building 10:00 AM

The roundtable will be held on Thursday, January 24, 2019, at 10:00 a.m. EST in Room 366 of the Dirksen Senate Office Building in Washington, DC.

The purpose of the roundtable discussion is to consider the United States’ overall role in the Arctic from a domestic and international perspective, including natural resource development and environmental stewardship. 

The roundtable will be webcast live on the committee’s website, and an archived video will be available shortly after the roundtable concludes.

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  • Her Excellency Kirsti Kauppi
    Ambassador of Finland to the United States
  • His Excellency Henrik Bramsen Hahn
    Chargé d’Affairs a.i. Ambassador of Denmark to the United States
  • Mr. Inuuteq Holm Olsen
    Minister Plenipotentiary and Head of Representation for Greenland in the Danish Embassy
  • Ms. Heather Conley
    Senior Vice President for Europe, Eurasia, and the Arctic; and Director, Europe Program, Center for Strategic and International Studies
  • Ms. Victoria Herrmann
    President and Managing Director, The Arctic Institute
  • Ms. Stephanie Pezard
    Senior Political Scientist, RAND Corporation
  • Mr. Mike Sfraga
    Co-Director, UArctic Institute for Arctic Policy