About IceBio2019

The biannual Conference on Biology in Iceland will be held October 17 – 19 2019. As in previous years the conference covers research on all aspects of biology.

The conference program is based, as always, almost entirely on submissions from the community.

Abstract submission is NOW OPEN!!


List of plenary speakers

  • Christina Hvilsom, geneticist  at Copenhagen Zoo
  • Guðmundur Oddur Magnússon (Goddur), professor at Iceland University of the Arts
  • Halldór Þorgeirsson,  Chair og Iceland’s Climate Council
  • Mary I. O’Connor, Associate Professor & Associate Director, Hakai Institute, University of British Columbia
  • Snæbjörn Pálsson, professor in Population Biology at the Faculty of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Iceland
  • Tómas Grétar Gunnarsson, director – South Iceland Research Centre, University of Iceland

Að lokinni ráðstefnunni, á laugardagskvöldinu, verður haldinn haustfagnaður félagsins á Bryggjunni Brugghúsi við Grandagarð 8 101 Rvk.

The conference is organized by the Icelandic Biology Society, with financial and other support from  University of Iceland and academic institutions and companies in Iceland.