Upcoming Events

When: 
Fri, 10/31/2014 to Sun, 11/02/2014
Where: 
Eatonville, Washington

We are pleased to announce the 8th Graduate Climate Conference, which will be held October 31-November 2, 2014 at the University of Washington Pack Forest Conference Center.

When: 
Fri, 10/31/2014 to Sun, 11/02/2014
Where: 
Reykjavik, Iceland

The Arctic Circle is nonprofit and nonpartisan. Organizations, forums, think tanks, corporations and public associations around the world are invited to hold meetings within the Arctic Circle platform to advance their own missions and the broader goal of increasing collaborative decision-making without surrendering their institutional independence.

"Barents Studies: Past, Present, and Future"
When: 
Tue, 11/04/2014 to Wed, 11/05/2014
Where: 
Rovaniemi, Finland

Organizers at the Arctic Centre announce a call for papers for the Arctic Barents Symposium, entitled "Barents Studies: Past, Present, and Future." The symposium will be held 4-5 November 2014 in Rovaniemi, Finland.

When: 
Tue, 11/04/2014 to Thu, 11/06/2014
Where: 
Yellowknife, Northwest Territories, Canada

The Northern Oil and Gas Research Forum is a biennial meeting with representation from government, industry, academia, Aboriginal groups and northerners from both Canada and the United States. The forum provides an opportunity to discuss current scientific research and future directions for northern oil and gas activities. The focus is on research that can be applied to support management and regulatory processes related to oil and gas exploration and development in the North.

Interagency Arctic Research Policy Committee
When: 
Wed, 11/05/2014
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, 11/13/2014 to Fri, 11/14/2014
Where: 
Anchorage, Alaska

The Alaska Arctic Policy Commission (AAPC) has more important work to do in 2014. Together we will strive to gather public input and engage with Alaskan communities, state agencies, federal partners, and the international organizations working in the Arctic.

This is the third and final meeting in 2014 to focus on implementation and final recommendations.

When: 
Sun, 11/16/2014
Where: 
New Orleans, Louisiana

The 2nd Workshop on Sustainable Software for Science: Practice and Experiences is to be held in conjunction with SC14, Sunday, 16 November 2014, New Orleans, LA, USA.

When: 
Thu, 11/20/2014 to Fri, 11/21/2014
Where: 
Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Indigenous people in Canada (First Nations, Inuit and Métis) experience significant health disparities on every major health indicator, including lower life expectancies and higher infant mortality rates while Indigenous peoples continue to be under-serviced for health care, and do not have the same access to healthcare providers as other Canadians.

When: 
Tue, 12/02/2014 to Thu, 12/04/2014
Where: 
Trondheim, Norway

The purpose of this Congress is to promote the conservation and sustainable use of Arctic biodiversity through dialogue among scientists, policy-makers, government officials, industry, civil society and indigenous peoples.

The goals are to:

Interagency Arctic Research Policy Committee
When: 
Wed, 12/03/2014
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.