The Icelandic Biological Society

The main function of the Icelandic Biological Society is to organize a conference on Biological research in Iceland every two years. The next conference will be in October 2019.

The Icelandic Biological Society was founded in Reykjavik in 1979. It’s purpose, as stated in the Society’s charter, is to “promote biology, facilitate contact and discussion among members, as well as among members and foreign individuals with similar interests”. Membership is open to anyone interested in biology and related disciplines.

Naturally, the Society is an enthusiastic supporter of active democracy, the free flow of information, freedom of speech online, etc., so if you have any questions or comments, please feel free to send us an email at

The Board 2018 – :
Lísa Anne Libungan, President
Hlynur Bárðarson, Treasurer
Gudmundur A Þórisson, Webmaster
Ragnhildur Guðmundsdóttir, Member of the Board
Sævar Ingþórsson, Member of the Board