Event Type
Webinars and Virtual Events

The Arctic: Regional Changes, Global Impacts

Event Dates
2021-03-19 - 2021-03-26

The ASSW2021 Local Organizing Committee in coordination with IASC decided to move the Science Symposium part of ASSW2021 (23 – 26 March 2021) into an online event. Follow the link above for more information.

Arctic Science Summit Week (ASSW) is an annual gathering of international organizations involved in Arctic research. It is designed to strengthen collaborations across academia, government agencies, local communities, industry, non-governmental organizations and other Arctic stakeholders.

On behalf of the Portuguese Minister of Science, Technology and Higher Education, the Portuguese Foundation for Science and Technology (FCT) and the Local Organizing Committee we are pleased to invite you to take part in the Arctic Science Summit Week 2021. The Conference is organized by FCT, Ciência Viva, AIR Center, the Portuguese Arctic Community, and by IASC and partners.

Framed by the overarching theme for the Science Conference “The Arctic: Regional Changes, Global Impacts”, Lisbon invites International experts on the Arctic and Indigenous Peoples to discuss the “New Arctic” and also its impacts and interactions to and with the lower latitudes.

Important Dates:

  • January 2020 to April 30, 2020: Call for Scientific Sessions
  • May 2020 to November 30, 2020: Call for Abstracts
  • November 2020 to January 31, 2021: Early Bird Registration
  • April 2020 to November 30, 2020: Call for Community Meetings Requests
  • November 2020: Notification of Abstract Acceptance

Extended deadline for abstract submission is 10 December 2020.

It will be a pleasure to warmly receive you all in Lisbon for the ASSW2021.

Helena Pereira, President of the Board of Directors of the Portuguese Foundation of Science and Technology
João Canário, Chairman of the ASSW2021
Gonçalo Vieira, Chair of the ASSW2021 International Scientific Committee