Upcoming Events

When: 
Mon, 12/08/2014 to Fri, 12/12/2014
Where: 
Ottawa, Canada

The Arctic is undergoing a major transformation. Climate change and modernization are bringing important issues, including the health of Northerners, melting sea-ice, intercontinental shipping, sovereignty, resource exploitation, and the environment, to the forefront of national and international agendas. Circumpolar nations face an increased urgency to expand the observational capacity needed to formulate strategies and policies that will minimize the negative impacts and maximize the positive outcomes of this transformation.

Operational RS Applications: Opportunities, Progress and Challenges
When: 
Tue, 12/09/2014 to Fri, 12/12/2014
Where: 
Hyderabad, India

The Symposium, as one of the most important events of ISPRS Technical Commission VIII, is to provide an inter-disciplinary forum for scientists, researchers and practitioners in the field of remote sensing with the theme of the symposium on “Operational Remote Sensing Applications: Opportunities, Progress and Challenges”. The participants of the Symposium will present the latest developments and applications, discuss cutting-edge technologies, exchange research ideas, and promote international collaboration.

When: 
Mon, 12/15/2014 to Fri, 12/19/2014
Where: 
San Francisco, California

The AGU Fall Meeting is the largest worldwide conference in the geophysical sciences, attracting more than 22,000 Earth and space scientists, educators, students, and other leaders. For 46 years, energized and passionate Earth and space scientists from around the world gather at the AGU Fall Meeting to connect with colleagues, broaden their knowledge base, and embrace the joy of science. The 2014 meeting takes place Monday 15 – Friday 19 December 2014.

When: 
Sun, 01/18/2015 to Fri, 01/23/2015
Where: 
Tromso, Norway

The 9th Arctic Frontiers conference will be held in Tromsø, Norway, with the title: Climate and Energy, from Sunday 18 January to Friday 23 January 2015.

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: 
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:

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.

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: 
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: 
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.