Resource Available: Conference Statement - Arctic Observing Summit 2018

Date: 
8 August 2018

Resource Available
Conference Statement and Call to Action
Arctic Observing Summit 2018

To view to full conference statement, go to:
http://www.arcticobservingsummit.org/sites/arcticobservingsummit.org/fil... (PDF - 87.89 KB)

For questions, contact:
Ravi Darwin Sankar
Email: ravi.sankar [at] ucalgary.ca
Phone: 403-220-5775

Maribeth Murray
Email: murraym [at] ucalgary.ca


The Executive Organizing Committee for the Arctic Observing Summit (AOS) announce the release of the AOS 2018 Conference Statement. This statement summarizes the main conclusions and call to action from the 2018 AOS that convened 24-26 June 2018 in Davos, Switzerland.

During AOS 2018, participants from 26 countries focused on the Business Case for a Pan-Arctic Observing System. Demonstrating the value of Arctic observations, linked to relevant societal benefit areas, showed how long-term observing systems support decision-making from local to global scales.

The conference statement is based on the summaries of the working group deliberations and was reviewed during the final plenary session of the Summit.

To view to full conference statement, go to:
http://www.arcticobservingsummit.org/sites/arcticobservingsummit.org/fil... (PDF - 87.89 KB)

For more information about AOS 2018, including access to copies of presentations, go to:
http://www.arcticobservingsummit.org/

For questions, contact:
Ravi Darwin Sankar
Email: ravi.sankar [at] ucalgary.ca
Phone: 403-220-5775

Maribeth Murray
Email: murraym [at] ucalgary.ca