5th Symposium on the Impacts of an Ice-Diminishing Arctic on Naval and Maritime Operations

Event Type: Conferences and Workshops

When: 

16 July 2013 to 18 July 2013

Where: Navy Memorial, Washington, D.C.

More information: 
http://www.star.nesdis.noaa.gov/star/Ice2013.php

Summary

The U.S. National/Naval Ice Center (NIC) and the U.S. Arctic Research Commission (USARC) co-host this follow-on symposium to address the changing state of Arctic sea ice and associated environmental conditions vis-a-vis emerging or expected naval, maritime, and associated activities and operations in the region. Invited speakers include nationally and internationally recognized experts on Arctic observations, climate change, and maritime operations.