Conferences, seminars and lectures are organized by the Icelandic Human Rights Centre on a regular basis.
In 2011 the Centre organized various events; such as an awareness raising seminar on Equality and non- discrimination targeted at civil society organizations, a symposia on Economic, social and cultural rights as a follow up on the publishing of a book on the subject, "Human Rights in Crisis" (Mannréttindi í þrengingum).
In 2005 the Centre organized, in co-operation with the Human Rights Institute at the University of Iceland, a large conference on the Human Rights Provisions of the Icelandic Constitution. The Centre also organised symposia and conferences on the following topics:
Crime and impunity:: violence in the home
Judicial status of refugees and asylum seekers in Iceland
The need for legal reform to combat gender based violence
Racism in Iceland
In addition the Center participated in the organisation of a Nordic Roundtable on Protocol 12 to the ECHR.