Arctic Days in St. Petersburg – 2021

International Scientific Cooperation in the Arctic in the Era of Climate Change

Event Type: Conferences and Workshops

When: 25 November 2021 to 26 November 2021

Where: St. Petersburg, Russia and Online

More information: 
Link to Conference Webpage

Summary

The purpose of the Conference is to form an international interdisciplinary platform for discussing topical issues of climate change and assessing their impact on further socio-economic development and international cooperation in the Arctic. Special attention will be paying to find the ways to implement an environmentally sustainable model of development of the region.

The conference will be attended by leading scientists from Russia, France, Norway, Finland and other countries, the representatives of the Trianon Dialogue, leaders of organizations of Indigenous peoples of the North, representatives of the diplomatic corps and relevant state authorities, as well as professional associations that are engaged in research in the Arctic region and are focused on the development of economic and scientific cooperation in the Arctic.

We will offer the following sessions:

  1. Climate change and sustainable development in the Arctic region (November 26, 2021, 10:00 - 13:00 Moscow Standard Time (MSK), UTC +3)
  2. Changing the gas and aerosol composition of the Arctic atmosphere in a changing climate (November 26, 2021, 10:00 - 13:00 Moscow Standard Time (MSK), UTC +3)
  3. Ecosystems of the Arctic region in the face of global change (November 26, 2021, 14:00 - 17:00 Moscow Standard Time (MSK), UTC +3)
  4. Socio-economic aspects of Arctic development (November 26, 2021, 14:00 - 17:00 Moscow Standard Time (MSK), UTC +3)

Deadline for abstract submission: November 5, 2021

Please send your abstract to arcticdays2021 [at] rshu.ru

Questions regarding the participation and materials presentation can be sent to the executive secretary, E.V. Platonova: platonova [at] rshu.ru