Science, Human Ecology, and Geopolitics

Event Dates

The Engaging with Polar Regions: Science, Human Ecology, and Geopolitics (EPR 2023) conference will explore the interdisciplinary convergence of science, human ecology, and geopolitics in the Polar Regions. It will take place 26-28 October 2023 at the International Centre for Polar Studies, Mahatma Gandhi University, Kottayam, Kerala, India.

EPR 2023 will provide an international convergence platform to young scientists, research scholars, policymakers and government officials from various disciplines, including science, social sciences, humanities, environmental studies, and indigenous studies, involved in Polar governance, conservation, and sustainable development. The conference aims to develop consensus among scientists and policymakers towards research and innovations. The physical interactions at EPR-2023 will strive to encourage a higher degree of cooperation and collaboration in cross-border scientific programmes among like-minded research groups/institutions for sustaining research in the area of polar science & geopolitics, climate change and sustainability.

Important Dates

  • Online registration starts: 15 August 2023 ​
  • Abstract submission extended deadline: 30 September 2023​
  • Notification of Acceptance of Abstract: 30 September 2023 ​
  • Online registration Closes: 15 October 2023
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