Arctic Frontiers 2012; Energies of the High North

Event Type: Conferences and Workshops

When: 22 January 2012 to 27 January 2012

Where: Tromso, Norway


The conference will bring together representatives from science, politics, and civil society to share perspectives on how upcoming challenges in the Arctic may be addressed to ensure sustainable development, and will discuss the global energy outlook and assess the
potential of traditional and renewable energy resources in the North.

Arctic Frontiers is composed of a policy section and a scientific section. This call for papers addresses only the scientific section, scheduled 25-27 January 2012. Organizers welcome abstract submission for both oral and poster presentations to one of these four parallel science sessions:

- Arctic Geology, Hydrocarbon Reservoirs, and Gas Hydrates;
- Technological Development and Environmental challenges;
- Social, Political, and Economic Aspects of Energy Projects in the High North; and
- Renewable and Alternative Energy

For further information about the conference, including the complete call for papers and the abstract submission form, please go to: