Past Events

Uncertainty in Satellite-Derived Sea Ice Extent Estimates
When: 
Tue, 08/23/2016
Where: 
Online: 10:00 to 11:00 am AKDT, 2:00 to 3:00 pm EDT

The Sea Ice Prediction Network (SIPN) announces an open webinar entitled "Uncertainty in Satellite-Derived Sea Ice Extent Estimates."

This webinar is designed for the sea ice research community and others interested in information about the uncertainty in sea ice extent estimates from remotely-sensed data. While this is an open event, attendees should be aware that the discussions will largely be of a technical nature. The speaker will be Walt Meier, NASA Goddard Space Flight Center.

The Ecosystem Approach to Management: Status of Implementation in the Arctic
When: 
Sat, 08/20/2016 to Mon, 08/22/2016
Where: 
Reichardt Hall, University of Alaska Fairbanks

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When: 
Sun, 08/21/2016
Where: 
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

APECS will be organizing a one-day career development workshop on 21 August 2016 at the SCAR Open Science Conference 2016 (Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia from 20 - 30 August 2016).

When: 
Mon, 08/08/2016 to Sat, 08/20/2016
Where: 
Newfoundland, Canada

Organizers announces a call for applications for a field course entitled, "Advanced Climate Dynamics Course on the Role of High Latitudes in Centennial to Millennial Scale Climate Variability."

The goal of the course is to provide students with empirical, proxy, and dynamical training within climate science and an understanding the basic principles and dynamics behind centennial to millennial scale climate variability and their link to past, present and future changes to high latitude climate.

When: 
Mon, 08/01/2016 to Sat, 08/20/2016
Where: 
Yakutia, Russia

The University of the Arctic Thematic Network on Permafrost and Natural Hazard announce a call for applications for an International Permafrost/Natural Hazard Summer Field School in Yakutia, Russia on 1-20 August 2016. Senior bachelor and graduate students who are interested in obtaining and overall knowledge about permafrost are encouraged to apply.

The course will offer insights into:

Connecting Sea Ice, Science, and Societal Resilience in the Bering Sea
When: 
Sat, 08/20/2016
Where: 
Dutch Harbor, Alaska

This event is part of the 2016 Aleutian Life Forum.

Time: 9:00am - 5:00pm AK
Venue: Grand Aleutian Hotel, 498 Salmon Way, Unalaska, AK 99692

When: 
Tue, 08/16/2016 to Sat, 08/20/2016
Where: 
Dutch Harbor, Alaska

Organizers announce a call for abstracts and workshops for the Aleutian Life Forum 2016: Building Resilience in the Face of Change. This forum will take place from 16-20 August 2016 in Dutch Harbor, Alaska.

When: 
Mon, 08/15/2016 to Fri, 08/19/2016
Where: 
Pennsylvania State University

As a central part of its educational and research mission, SCRiM hosts an annual summer school to foster opportunities for collaboration and to provide a solid foundation in the broad, multidisciplinary knowledge, tools, and methods of the diverse fields participating in the network.

With Rick Thoman, Climate Science and Services Manager, National Weather Service
When: 
Fri, 08/19/2016
Where: 
Online or in person: 12:00-1:00 pm AKDT, 4:00-5:00 pm EDT. University of Alaska Fairbanks IARC/Akasofu 407.

For more information, please go to: https://accap.uaf.edu/NWS_Briefings

When: 
Mon, 08/15/2016

USAPECS (Association of Polar Early Career Scientists) announces a call for submissions of films for the Polar Film Fest, which will be held in connection with Polar Week, 19-26 September 2016.