Programme for the 70th Session of the Nordic Council in Norway, 2018

29.10.18 | Event
The 2018 Session of the Nordic Council is being held in Oslo. The 70th Session of the Nordic Council, Tuesday 30 October to Thursday 1 November 2018

Information

Location

Stortinget
0026 Oslo
Norway

Type
Nordic Council Session
Dates
29.10 - 01.11.2018
Time
09:00 AM - 05:00 PM

Programme (draft)

Monday 29 October

  • 08:00: Registration in Trappehallen (the Staircase Hall)
  • 10:00–16:45: Party group meetings
  • 10:00–16:45: The Centre Group
  • 10:00–16:45: The Social Democrat Group
  • 10:00–16:45: The Conservative Group
  • 10:00–16:45: Nordic Freedom Group
  • 10:00–16:45: Nordic Green Left Group
  • 12:15–13:00: Lunch Seminar
  • 17:00–18:00: The Control Committee
  • 17:00–18:00: Election Committee

Tuesday 30 October    

  • 07:30: Registration in Trappehallen (the Staircase Hall)
  • 08:00–08:45: Meeting of the Presidium with the West Nordic Council
  • 09:00–10:30: Meeting of the Presidium
  • 09:00–11:15: Committee for Welfare in the Nordic Region
  • 09:00–11:15: Committee for Knowledge and Culture in the Nordic Region
  • 09:00–11:15: The Committee for Growth and Development in the Nordic Region
  • 09:00–11:15: The Committee for a Sustainable Nordic Region
  • 10:45–11:15: Nordic Council press conference
  • 12:00–13:30:  Lunch hosted by His Majesty the King to mark the Session of the Nordic Council
  • 14:15–14:30: Opening of the 70th Session of the Nordic Council
  • 14:30–16:45: Plenary: Session agenda
  • 19:00–20:30: Award ceremony for the Nordic Council prizes

Wednesday 31 October 

  • 07:30: Registration in Trappehallen (the Staircase Hall)
  • 08:00–08:45: Presidium meeting with the Nordic Prime Ministers
  • 09:00–12:00: Plenary
  • 12:00–13:00: Lunch meeting of the Freedom of Movement Group and the Freedom of Movement Council
  • 12:00–14:00: Lunch break with opportunity for meetings between the committees and the ministers
  • 12:05–13:30: Buffet lunch for the Presidium and international guests
  • 12:15–13:45: Consultation meeting between the Committee for a Sustainable Nordic Region and the Nordic Council of Ministers for the Environment and Climate
  • 12:15–13:45: Consultation meeting between the Committee for Knowledge and Culture in the Nordic Region and the Nordic Council of Ministers for Culture
  • 13:00–13:45: Meeting between the Committee for Growth and Development in the Nordic Region and the Norwegian Minister of Finance
  • 13:00–16:30: The Freedom of Movement Council 
  • 14:00–18:00: Plenary: Session agenda
  • 18:00–19:00: Reception to mark Nordplus 30

Tuesday 1 November

  • 08:00: Registration in Trappehallen (the Staircase Hall)
  • 08:30–15:00: Plenary: Session agenda
  • 11:45–12:20: Lunch meeting/consultation meeting between the Committee for Welfare in the Nordic Region and the chair of MR-JÄM