ARCUS Arctic Research Seminar Series with John Farrell, U.S. Arctic Research Commission Executive Director
Update on the US Arctic Research Commission and musings on the science-policy connection
Event Type: Webinars and Virtual Events
When: 22 February 2017
Where: 1201 New York Avenue, NW Washington D.C. and online: 12:00-1:00 pm EST
This seminar will be available online as a live-stream event to those unable to attend in person.
Registration is required for this event.
The ARCUS Arctic Research Seminar Series brings some of the leading Arctic researchers to Washington, D.C. to share the latest findings and what they mean for decision-making. These seminars will be of interest to federal agency officials, congressional staff, non-governmental organizations, associations, and the public.
This seminar will be presented by John Farrell, Executive Director of the U.S. Arctic Research Commission, which is an independent federal agency of Presidential appointees that advises the White House and Congress on Arctic research matters and works with executive branch agencies to establish and execute a national Arctic research plan. The Commission also facilitates cooperation with local and state governments and recommends means for developing international scientific cooperation in the Arctic.
To learn more about John Farrell and to register, please follow the link above.
This event is a brown-bag lunch that will be held in the ARCUS D.C. office. A live webinar is also available to those unable to attend in person. Instructions for accessing the webinar will be sent to 'Webinar Only' registrants prior to the event.
For those of you on Twitter, we also invite you to join us in live-tweeting the event using the hashtag #arcuswebinar.