Upcoming Events

When: 
Wed, 10/14/2015 to Fri, 10/16/2015
Where: 
Reykjavik, Iceland

The Department of Environmental and Business Economics, University of Southern Denmark invites to a conference on "Arctic Marine Resource Governance" 14th-16th of October 2015 in Reykjavik, Iceland. The conference is part of the project: Marine Resource Governance in the Arctic, financially supported by Nordic Council of Ministers' Arctic Co-operation Programme, the Joint Committee for Nordic Research Councils in the Humanities and Social Sciences, and the Carlsberg Foundation.

When: 
Fri, 10/16/2015 to Sun, 10/18/2015
Where: 
Reykjavik, Iceland

The Arctic Circle is the largest global gathering on the Arctic. It is attended by heads of state and governments, ministers, members of parliament, officials, experts, scientists, entrepreneurs, business leaders, indigenous representatives, environmentalists, students, activists, and others from the growing international community of partners and participants interested in the future of the Arctic. The Arctic Circle highlights issues and concerns, programs, policies and projects; it provides platforms for dynamic dialogue and constructive cooperation.

When: 
Fri, 10/16/2015 to Sat, 10/17/2015
Where: 
Portland, Oregon

Save the date for the NorthWest Glaciologists Meeting.

October 16-17, 2015
Portland State University
Portland, Oregon.

Details will be posted as they become available.

When: 
Mon, 10/19/2015
Where: 
Online

The National Science Foundation (NSF) invites investigators at U.S. organizations to submit proposals to conduct research about the Arctic. Arctic research includes field and modeling studies, data analysis, and synthesis about the arctic region.

Seabirds: Global Ocean Sentinels
When: 
Mon, 10/26/2015 to Fri, 10/30/2015
Where: 
Cape Town, South Africa

The 2nd World Seabird Conference (2ndWSC) will build on the progress and success of the 1 st World Seabird Conference and will once again place seabirds on the global stage. Our goal is to provide a venue for seabird scientists from across the globe to gather with their colleagues and discuss research, conservation, and innovative technology as they relate to the study of seabirds and their marine environment.

When: 
Tue, 10/27/2015 to Thu, 10/29/2015
Where: 
Waterloo, Ontario, Canada

On behalf of the International Advisory Committee and the Local Organizing Committee, we are pleased to announce the Second Polar Data Forum (PDF II) which will be held 27-29 October 2015, at the University of Waterloo, Canada.

The Polar Oceans and Climate Change
When: 
Tue, 11/03/2015 to Fri, 11/06/2015
Where: 
La Jolla, California

In commemoration of its 80th anniversary, the American Polar Society will join with the Scripps Institution of Oceanography to bring together world-class leaders in science and diplomacy to discuss the role of polar oceans in global climate change.

Speakers include:

  • Capt. Alfred McLaren, Chairman
  • Norman Augustine (Banquet Speaker)
  • Lawson Brigham
  • Julian Dowdeswell
  • Sylvia Earle
  • Jerry Kooyman
  • Walter Munk
  • Claire Parkinson
  • Lynne Talley
  • Peter Wadhams
When: 
Tue, 11/03/2015 to Fri, 11/06/2015
Where: 
Hyannis, Massachusetts

The Forum for Arctic Ocean Modeling and Observational Synthesis (FAMOS) is an international effort to focus on enhancing collaboration and coordination among arctic marine and sea ice modelers, theoreticians and observationalists based on a set of activities starting from generating hypotheses, to planning research included both observations and modeling, and to finalizing analyses synthesizing major results from the field studies and coordinated numerical experiments.

When: 
Thu, 11/05/2015 to Sun, 11/08/2015
Where: 
Calgary, Alberta, Canada

The Association of Canadian Universities for Northern Studies (ACUNS) will convene an interdisciplinary conference of early career scientists working on Arctic issues. The meeting, held every three years, is cross-disciplinary and diverse, and our goal is to welcome 200 to 400 international participants working on all Arctic disciplines and themes. The organizers have issued a call for abstracts, due 5/31/15, on the following topics:

When: 
Fri, 11/06/2015 to Sun, 11/08/2015
Where: 
Woods Hole, Massachusetts

We are pleased to announce the 9th Graduate Climate Conference, which will be held November 6th-8th in Woods Hole, Massachusetts.

The goal of this graduate student-organized conference is to assemble a broad range of talks and posters featuring high-quality student research focused on past, present, and future climate, its changes, and their impacts. We encourage students at all stages of their graduate career to apply, and we seek abstracts on climate research from a variety of disciplines from the sciences, engineering, and humanities, including: