Towards the Future: Trans-regional Cooperation in the Arctic: Development and Protection

Event Dates

The 5th China-Nordic Arctic Cooperation Symposium, hosted by Dalian Maritime University in collaboration with Polar Research Institute of China, will take place in Dalian, a port city in Northern China, from May 24 to 26, with the conference theme of “Towards the Future: Trans-regional Cooperation in the Arctic: Development and Protection”.

CNARC and Dalian Maritime University cordially invite proposals for oral presentations at the 5th China-Nordic Arctic Cooperation Symposium. Proposals are welcome from researchers affiliated with Nordic and Chinese universities, research institutes, think tanks and organizations. All presentations will focus on Arctic-related issues, within one of the session topics:

  • Session I Europe-Asia Connectivity: Promoting the Potential Utilization of Arctic Sea Route
  • Session II Interaction between Arctic and Non-arctic regions: Compatibility of Arctic Strategies and Policies
  • Session III Exploring the Way forward in Cooperation: Global Governance of the Arctic Ocean

The deadline for abstract submission is on March 17 2017.

The abstract (250-400 words) is to be submitted electronically to:

Mr. Li Zhaokun / Ms. Zhang Shuang, Dalian Maritime University: cnarc2017 [at]
Mr. Deng Beixi, CNARC: dengbeixi [at]