Workshop on the Dynamics and Mass Budget of Arctic Glaciers

The IASC Network on Arctic Glaciology Annual Meeting
Event Type: 
Conferences and Workshops
When: 
26 February 2013 to 28 February 2013
Where: 
Obergurgl, Austria

The purpose of this meeting is:

  • To present and discuss new results on observations and modelling of the dynamics and mass budget of Arctic glaciers including the Greenland ice sheet,
  • To plan and coordinate field work on Arctic glaciers with the aim of using the available infrastructure and logistics in the most efficient way, and
  • To develop ideas for future projects and collaboration.

Participation is open to everyone interested in the Arctic glaciology. For planning purposes registration is recommended. Registration deadline is extended to January 20, 2013. There is a registration fee of € 65 to be paid in cash.

Contributions are welcomed in the form of oral presentations and or posters. Presentations time will be 15-20 minutes including discussion. For those who bring a poster, there will be time reserved in the program to give a short 2-3 minute introduction to the poster. Three full days of talks and poster presentations are planned.

Abstracts: Those intending to attend the meeting should submit abstracts (maximum length 300 words) by email to Carleen Reijmer (c.h.tijm-reijmer [at] uu.nl) no later than January 20, 2013. Abstracts should indicate whether an oral or poster presentation is preferred.