Upcoming Events

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: 
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.

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.

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.

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: 
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:

When: 
Tue, 11/10/2015 to Fri, 11/13/2015
Where: 
Vienna, Austria

The organizers would like to announce that registration and abstracts submission for the 1st Central European Polar Meeting are now possible. The meeting will be held from 10-13 November 2015 at the Austrian Academy of Sciences in Vienna, Austria.

When: 
Thu, 11/12/2015
Where: 
Singapore

The Arctic Circle will, in addition to the annual October Assemblies in Iceland, convene smaller and more specialized forums in other countries. In cooperation with Singapore Maritime Institute and the Government of Singapore an Arctic Circle Forum will take place in Singapore on November 12th 2015.

When: 
Tue, 11/17/2015 to Thu, 11/19/2015
Where: 
Seattle, Washington

The conference will bring together individuals and teams involved in the collection, processing, analysis, and use of observations in the Arctic – from academia, agencies, industry, and other organizations.

The goals of the meeting are to: