Reykjavík

League of Legends 2021 e-sport World Championship to fire up Iceland’s events industry

Riot Sports has announced, 27 September, plans to host the League of Legends 2021 World Championship in Reykjavík, Iceland. The key e-sports event will take place in Hall A at the Laugardalshöll indoor sporting arena, 5 October-6 November. The event will be completely online, with an expected 100m people to turn in on live stream. Around 600 people will travel to the championships in person. The W...

Islands in the stream

In a new series concentrating on island destinations we look at Iceland and Ireland:   Iceland Meet in Reykjavik’s director of marketing, Sigurður Valur Sigurðsson shares some insights on how Iceland is planning its return to international MICE business: We have used the last year and a half to reorganise and focus on what makes Iceland unique as a MICE destination. Last year Meet in Reykjaví...