|Session I: State of the Arctic 2013, 08:55 - 09:45
08:55 Espen Barth Eide, Minister of Foreign Affairs, Norway
09:05 Carl Bildt, Minister for Foreign Affairs in Sweden and Chair of The Arctic Council, Sweden
09:15 Leona Aglukkaq, Minister of Health and the Canadian Northern Economic Development Agency
09:30 Maria Damanaki, Commissioner for Maritime Affairs and Fisheries, European Commission: The European Union and the Arctic.
Chairs: Mayor of Tromsų, Jens Johan Hjort, and Mayor of Stavanger Christine Sagen Helgų