APECS Sweden: Workshop on Field-based Research Methods and Project Design

Event Type: Conferences and Workshops

When: 24 October 2012

Where: Stockholm, Sweden

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APECS Sweden is organizing a workshop for early career researchers, focusing on field based research methods and project design, the day before the International Glaciological Society’s Nordic Branch meeting. All students, PhD students, Post Docs and other early career scientists with interests in this topic are encouraged to participate.

During the day we will have presentations and discussions on the following topics:

  • Logistics, equipment and field safety
  • From idea to publication
  • Designing a successful field work
  • Instrumentation
  • Processing field data

We are very happy to have following guest speakers confirmed: Richard Gyllencreutz (Stockholm University), Gustaf Hugelius (Stockholm University), Malin Johansson (Stockholm University), Steve Lyon (Stockholm University), and Henrik Törnberg (Swedish Polar Research Secretariat)

The day is generously sponsored by the Swedish Polar Research Secretariat and participation is free of charge and includes lunch. Registration is open until the 15th of October.