Selected events from the President's program.
|2017-01-25||State visit to Denmark|
|President Guðni Th. Jóhannesson and First Lady Eliza Reid were on a State Visit to Denmark 24-25 January 2017. This was the first State Visit President Jóhannesson makes abroad. Photographs from the visit can be viewed here and here.
Speeches by the President (in Danish): in formal dinner at Amalienborg Palace, at luncheon hosted by the Prime Minister; at cultural event in the National Library, and in a reception to the honour of HM Queen Margrete II and Prince Henrik; and (in English): speech at the Confederation of Danish Industries.
|2017-01-11||New Government of Iceland|
|President Jóhannesson has conducted talks about forming a new coalition government, after the former government resigned following the parliamentary elections of 29 October. A new government took over on 11 January 2017. Photograph.|
|2017-01-01||New Year's Day Speech|
|President Jóhannesson delivers the President's annual New Year's Day speech.|
|2016-12-06||Inauguration of Alþingi|
|President Jóhannesson inaugurates the newly elected Alþingi (parliament of Iceland). The President's speech.|
|2016-08-01||Inauguration of new President|
|President elect Guðni Th. Jóhannesson assumes the office of President of Iceland and delivers his inauguration speech in the presence of members of parliament and other guests.|