Programme

Please notice that the programme only is guiding. There will be changes and additions during the planning of the exhibition.

Friday

10.30-11.00 hrs.
Reception for invited guests and official opening ceremony by the Mayor of Vejle, Jens Ejner Christensen. Entertainment by musician Laif Møller Lauridsen.

11.00 hrs.
Nordia 2017 is open to the public. Free entrance.


All days
PostNord presents stampdesigner Ella Clausen at the stand in Spektrum.

12.00-15.00 hrs.
Stamp engraver Martin Mörck will sign his products at Post Greenlands stand in Spektrum.

12.00-13.00 hrs.
Lecture by Anne Walbom about Danish West Indies: “Emilie Langkjær Picture Postcard pioneer at St. Croix 1898-1913” in Conference Room “Thyra”.

13.00-14.30 hrs.
Lecture by Søren Nordklint about the postal history from WW2 Concentration Camps in conference room ”Gorm”. (English version)

13.00 hrs.
Presentation of the 2018 stamp programme for PostNord (Denmark) at the stage in Spektrum.

14.30 -15.30 hrs.
Lecture by Per Sørensen about Nordic picture postcard artists in conference room “Gorm".

14.00-16.30 hrs.
The Cancellation study group have an open meeting in conference room ”Thyra” in Hal 1.

15.00-17.00 hrs.
Stamp engraver Martin Mörck sign his product at the Posta Faroe Island stand.

15.00-17.00 hrs.
PostNord present the engravour, Bertil Skov Jørgensen at their stand.

17.00 hrs.
KPK reception for members and invited guest in conference room “Gorm”.

19.00 hrs.
The Exhibition closes.


19.30 hrs.
Special social event for exhibitors in conference room "Gorm".

Saturday

10.00 hrs.
Nordia open day 2. Free entrance.


All days
PostNord present stampdesigner Ella Clausen at the stand in Spektrum

10.00-11.00 hrs.
PostNord present the engravour, Bertil Skov Jørgensen at their stand.

11.00 hrs.
Billund Art School present their special stamp art.

11.00-12.30 hrs.
Lecture by Jens Bonde about The Sirius Patrols in Greenland in conference room ”Thyra” in "Hal 1". (English version)

11.30-12.30 hrs.
Lecture by Birthe King about Refugees Camps in Denmark 1945-1949 in conference room “Gorm”.

13.00 hrs.
Presentation of the 2018 stamp programme for PostNord (Denmark) at the stage in Spektrum.

13.00-15.00 hrs.
Stamp engraver Martin Mörck will sign his product at the Posta Faroe Island stand.

13.30 hrs – 16.30 hrs.
Polar Society meeting at the Vejle Center Hotel.

14.00-15.30 hrs.
Lecture by Pertii Frandsen about his 19 fantastic years in Quasigannguit, Tasiilaq and Nuuk, Greenland in conference room ”Thyra”.

14.00-15.00 hrs.
PostNord present the engravour, Bertil Skov Jørgensen at their stand.

15.00-16.00 hrs.
Lecture by Ib Krarup Rasmusssen about the special Danish West Indies exhibits by G.A. Hagemann and T. Geill in conference room “Gorm”.

17.00 hrs.
The Exhibition closes.


18.00 hrs.
The Royal Philatelic Society, London has reception for invited guest in Torvehallerne.

19.00 hrs.
The Nordia 2017 Palmarés in the “Greenhouse” in Torvehallerne.

Sunday

10.00 hrs.
Nordia open day 3. Free entrance.


10.00-13.00 hrs.
Exhibitors meet the jury in Spektrum

10.00 hrs.
Nordic Chairmen meeting at the Vejle Center Hotel.

All days
PostNord present stampdesigner Ella Clausen at the stand in Spektrum

10.00-12.00 hrs.
Sightseing on foot in Vejle City with local guide. Start from "the meeting point".

11.00-12.30 hrs.
Lecture by Jens Bonde about the Sirius Patrol in Greenland in conference room ”Thyra” in "Hal 1".

11.30 hrs.
The new Nordic Champion speaks about the championship exhibit at the stage in Spektrum.

12.30-13.30 hrs.
Leucture by Ulrik Lauridsen about Danish West India; "In my grandfathers ”photosteps”” in Conference Room “Thyra”.

12.30-14.00 hrs.
Lecture by Søren Nordklint about the postal history from WW2 Concentration Camps in conference room ”Gorm”. (Danish version)

13.30-14.30 hrs.
Djurslands Philatelic Highschool have “highschool day” on the subject: “What is Polar Philately” by Hal Vogel and Alan Warren. Conference room “Gorm”.

14.30-15.45 hrs.
Award ceremony.

16.00 hrs.
Official hand over of the Nordia flag to Nordia 2018 in Island.
Nordia 2017 closes.