Upcoming Events

When: 
Mon, 01/26/2015 to Wed, 01/28/2015
Where: 
Stockholm, Sweden

Every year Georange together with Nordic Publishing invite decision-makers from parliamentary committees and government agencies, authorities, experts and other interested parties from the Nordic mining and mineral industry, as well as representatives from the financial sector, to focus on today’s industry – its possibilities and increased importance for developments in trade and industry. The seminar will be arranged in conjunction with the annual Västerbotten Weeks at the Grand Hôtel in Stockholm.

For more information, please visit the conference website.

When: 
Fri, 01/30/2015 to Sat, 01/31/2015
Where: 
Irvine, California

This symposium will explore the effectiveness of existing governance in the Arctic region, strategies for improving effective implementation, and possible alternative governance regimes. A segment of the presented papers will be published in the UCI Law Review as a symposium.

Presenters include:

  • Betsy Baker,
  • Michael Byers,
  • Joseph DiMento,
  • Tore Henriksen,
  • Brian Israel,
  • Timo Koivurova,
  • Tullio Scovazzi, and
  • Oran Young

For more information, please visit the symposium website.

When: 
Fri, 01/30/2015 to Sat, 01/31/2015
Where: 
Seattle, Washington

The second annual Arctic Encounter Symposium will challenge participants to tackle the shared interests and concerns of the United States and the global community as we look north to the last emerging frontier – the Arctic. Leading experts, CEO's, and thought leaders from the science, technology, maritime, and energy sectors, will gather to challenge the status quo dialogue, critically address challenges to realizing the Arctic's full potential and collaborate on solutions. Participants will include key industry leaders, policy makers, and regional stakeholders.

When: 
Mon, 02/02/2015 to Wed, 02/04/2015
Where: 
Boulder, Colorado

You and your colleagues are invited to attend the CESM Land Ice and Polar Climate Working Group Winter Meetings, Monday-Wednesday, February 2-4, 2015. This meetings will be held in Boulder, Colorado at the National Center for Atmospheric Research Mesa Laboratory. The Land Ice Working Group (LIWG) will meet Feb. 2-3, and the Polar Climate Working Group (PCWG) will meet Feb. 3-4. The afternoon of Feb. 3 will be a joint LIWG/PCWG session.

When: 
Mon, 02/09/2015 to Sun, 02/15/2015
Where: 
Warsaw, Poland

This course will provide training in the description and interpretation of quartz grains of sediments from a wide variety of environments, with particular focus on periglacial sediments. During the course the participants will be available two scanning electron microscopes (SEM).

The course includes practical exercises involving the analysis of samples in the SEM, lectures and discussion forums. Practical classes will be conducted in a maximum of 5 people groups.

Brief syllabus of the course:

Global and Regional Perspectives - North Meets South
When: 
Sun, 02/22/2015 to Fri, 02/27/2015
Where: 
Granada, Spain

ASLO returns to Europe for the 2015 Aquatic Sciences Meeting on 22-27 February 2015 at the Granada Congress and Exhibition Centre (Palacios de Exposiciones y Congresos de Granada) in Granada, Spain.

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.

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!