AECO in prominent company at the Economist’s Arctic Summit 2014

March 10th, 2014

At lasts week’s Arctic Summit hosted by the Economist in London AECO gave a presentation about “Cruise tourism in the High Arctic”.

Among the other keynote speakers were Greenland’s premier, the Icelandic Minister of Foreign Affairs, the Deputy High Commissioner from Canada, the Norwegian Ambassador to UK, the Minister for Polar Regions from the UK and the Danish Arctic Ambassador.

AECO’s input was very well received. After the meeting AECO has been approached by several officials who want to learn more about cruise tourism in the Arctic and the opportunities and challenges the industry is facing in regard to safeguarding sustainable operations in the Arctic