Upcoming Events

When: 
Tue, 09/02/2014 to Wed, 09/03/2014
Where: 
Iqaluit, Nunavut

The Honorable Leona Aglukkaq, Minister of the Environment, Minister of the Canadian Northern Economic Development Agency and Minister for the Arctic Council, will host the initial meeting of the Arctic Economic Council (AEC) in Iqaluit, Nunavut, on September 2 and 3, 2014.

Interagency Arctic Research Policy Committee
When: 
Wed, 09/03/2014
Where: 
Online 3:00pm to 4:00pm EDT

IARPC Collaboration Teams meet on a regular basis to implement the Arctic Research Plan: FY 2013-2017. Most meetings are open to the Arctic research community. Collaboration teams facilitate communication and collaboration between Federal agencies, the academic community, industry, non-governmental organizations, and State, local and tribal groups.

Contact Sara Bowden, bowden [at] arcus [dot] org, if you would like to join this meeting.

Interagency Arctic Research Policy Committee
When: 
Wed, 09/03/2014
Where: 
Online

IARPC Collaboration Teams meet on a regular basis to implement the Arctic Research Plan: FY 2013-2017. Most meetings are open to the Arctic research community. Collaboration teams facilitate communication and collaboration between Federal agencies, the academic community, industry, non-governmental organizations, and State, local and tribal groups.

Contact Sara Bowden, bowden [at] arcus [dot] org, if you would like to join this meeting.

When: 
Thu, 09/04/2014 to Sun, 09/14/2014
Where: 
Finland-Norway-Iceland

World Trade Center Anchorage will lead a trade mission from Alaska to Finland, Norway and Iceland in September, building on the Arctic Ambitions annual conference held in Anchorage every February. The Trade Mission will visit Northern and Arctic Europe starting September 4th in Finland and ending September 14 in Iceland, with an intermediary stop in Norway. The itinerary includes three days in each country and features visits to Arctic communities.

When: 
Fri, 09/05/2014 to Sun, 09/07/2014
Where: 
Reykjavik, Iceland

The Arctic Circle is designed to increase participation in Arctic dialogue and strengthen the international focus on the future of the Arctic. Participating organizations will maintain their full institutional independence, identity and decision-making abilities. To this end, the Arctic Circle aims to create opportunities for everyone to attend different meetings, conduct their own networking and engage in one-on-one informal discussions. Organizations will be able to decide their own agendas and convene their own meetings.

When: 
Mon, 09/08/2014 to Fri, 09/12/2014
Where: 
Reykjavik, Iceland

Welcome to the 13th International Circumpolar Remote Sensing Symposium. This conference deals specifically with remote sensing applications in the polar environments, both Arctic and Antarctic. It will provide an international forum for the discussion of work currently being carried out in the circumpolar regions of the world.

The theme of the 13th CRSS symposium in Reykjavík is Polar regions in transformation; climatic change and anthropogenic pressures.

The conference topics are below, and additional topics and/or other Special Sessions can be considered:

When: 
Mon, 09/08/2014 to Tue, 09/09/2014
Where: 
Bristol, United Kingdom

Applications are now open for the 2014 IGSBB which will be held 8–9 September at the Bristol Glaciology Centre, University of Bristol. Please go to http://www.igsoc.org/about/britishbranch/meetings/bristol2014/ to register and submit your abstract for the meetings. We invite oral and poster presentations in all areas of glaciology/Antarctic science.

Registration and abstract submission closes on Friday 1st August.

Polar photo competition:

When: 
Mon, 09/08/2014 to Fri, 09/12/2014
Where: 
Fréjus, France

This summer school, which is organized by the french “Groupement de Recherche” on Recrystallization (GDR 3436) address the needs for a better coordination between the different actors in this field and for transmission of knowledge toward young researchers in the field. It will associate researchers and student from different backgrounds, Universities, public research organizations, and private companies.

The aim of this thematic school is to provide a wide overview of :

When: 
Tue, 09/09/2014
Where: 
Online: 10:00 AM AKDT

Terry Johnson, Alaska Sea Grant Marine Advisory Program will give a webinar entitled: "Climate Change Adaptation for an at Risk Community – Shaktoolik Alaska" on Tuesday, September 9, 2014 at 10:00am AKDT.

When: 
Tue, 09/09/2014 to Sat, 09/20/2014
Where: 
Karthaus, Italy

The course will provide a basic introduction to the dynamics of glaciers and ice sheets with a focus on ice-climate interactions. The course is meant for Ph.D. students that work on (or will soon start working on) a glaciology-related climate project. The registration fee will be € 600. This includes lodging, full board, course material and excursion.

Lecturers include: T. Blunier, E. Bueler, D. Dahl-Jensen, A. Fowler, H. Gudmundsson, A. Jenkins, F. Navarro, F. Nick, A. Stroeven, C. Tijm-Reijmer, W. van Pelt, R. van de Wal, J. Oerlemans (convenor).