Japan Night

19:00-20:00, Saturday, October 14 in NorðurljoĢs, Harpa Second Level 22. August 2017

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan will invite Assembly participants to an evening of Japanese entertainment to mingle, learn about Japanese Arctic research, and enjoy shamisen and enka performances.

Performance

  • Shamisen: Hibiki Ichikawa
  • Enka singer: Akari Mochizuki

Welcome

  • Ólafur Ragnar Grímsson, Chairman Arctic Circle
  • Yasuhiko Kitagawa, Ambassador of Japan to Iceland
  • Keiji Ide, Ambassador in charge of Arctic Affairs, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan