Upcoming Events

When: 
Sun, 03/01/2015 to Fri, 03/06/2015
Where: 
Kathmandu, Nepal

The International Glaciological Society will hold an International Symposium on 'Glaciology in high-mountain Asia' in 2015. The symposium will be held in Kathmandu, Nepal, from 1–6 March 2015.

Polar Shelves and Shelf Break Exchange in Times of Rapid Climate Warming
When: 
Sun, 03/15/2015 to Fri, 03/20/2015
Where: 
Lucca, Italy

The 2015 Polar Marine Science Gordon Research Conference (GRC) entitled “Polar Shelves and Shelf Break Exchange in Times of Rapid Climate Warming” will be held in Lucca, Italy from March 15-20, 2015. The GRCs provide an international forum for the presentation and discussion of frontier research in the biological, chemical, and physical sciences, and their related technologies.

Arctic Business and Security
When: 
Tue, 03/17/2015 to Thu, 03/19/2015
Where: 
Bodø, Norway

The Arctic Dialogue has been organized and initiated by the High North Centre for Business and Governance at Bodø Graduate School of Business, University of Nordland, and up to 2012, supported by HBW Resources (USA), to foster dialogue and increase information sharing between stakeholders in the Arctic.

Developments in Arctic Shipping Operations & Infrastructure
When: 
Wed, 03/18/2015 to Thu, 03/19/2015
Where: 
Montreal, Quebec, Canada

The 6th Arctic Shipping Summit will focus on technological, operational, and logistical and challenges encountered by ship owners in harsh Arctic conditions. It will address key developments in transport and regulation in the Arctic as well as; commercial, communication and safety issues. Particular emphasis will be put on evaluating potential opportunities in the region. This summit, through presentations, roundtable discussion and case studies will examine practical solutions to Arctic shipping issues and present the latest innovations of technology in this specialized area.

When: 
Mon, 03/23/2015 to Thu, 03/26/2015
Where: 
Obergurgl, Austria

Mark the dates in your calendars!

Information, application, program etc. will become available on the website of the Network on Arctic Glaciology: http://www.iasc.info/nag/
and will be sent over Cryolist as it becomes available!

When: 
Mon, 03/23/2015 to Fri, 03/27/2015
Where: 
Rosendal, Norway

The goal of this workshop is to summarize our fundamental understanding and description of small-scale processes in the coupled atmosphere-ocean-ice climate system at high latitudes in order to assess and reduce bias and uncertainties in weather prediction and climate models.

The workshop will be limited to ca. 90 participants. Limited travel funding will be available to support a selection of early career scientists (Post-docs within 5 years of PhD and PhD students).

When: 
Sun, 04/12/2015 to Fri, 04/17/2015
Where: 
Vienna, Austria

The General Assembly 2015 of the European Geosciences Union (EGU) is held at the Austria Center Vienna (ACV) in Vienna, Austria, from 12 – 17 April 2015. The assembly is open to the scientists of all nations.

When: 
Tue, 04/21/2015 to Sat, 04/25/2015
Where: 
Chicago, IL

The Polar Geography and Cryosphere Specialty Groups of the Association of American Geographers call for papers for the 2015 Annual Meeting of the AAG under the following areas:

Polar Geography Sessions

Current Topics in Human-Environment Interactions:

When: 
Thu, 04/23/2015 to Thu, 04/30/2015
Where: 
Toyama, Japan

ASSW is the annual gathering of international organizations engaged in supporting and facilitating Arctic research. The purpose of the summit is to provide opportunities for coordination, collaboration and cooperation in all areas of Arctic science. IASC's (International Arctic Science Committee) 25th anniversary will be celebrated during ASSW2015. The summit presents an opportunity to review IASC contributions and recognize those who have been instrumental in its founding, development and growth.

When: 
Fri, 05/15/2015
Where: 
Online

The National Science Foundation (NSF) announces a crosscutting/NSF-wide solicitation for Partnerships for International Research and Education (PIRE), which is an National Science Foundation (NSF) program that supports international activities across all NSF-supported disciplines. The primary goal of PIRE is to support high quality projects in which advances in research and education could not occur without international collaboration. PIRE seeks to catalyze a higher level of international engagement in the U.S. science and engineering community.