Past Events

When: 
Thu, 01/19/2017
Where: 
Online: 5:30am AKST, 6:30am PST, 7:30am MST, 8:30am CST, 9:30am EST

Join us for a PolarConnect event with teacher Kate Miller and Dr. Jim Madsen from the Ice Cube project at the Amundsen–Scott South Pole Station. Read more about the research and what Kate and the team are learning here:

https://www.polartrec.com/expeditions/ice-cube-neutrino-observatory-2016

This event is not hosted by PolarTREC. To register please go to the PolarConnect link above.

When: 
Wed, 01/18/2017
Where: 
Online

The 2017 Alaska Marine Science Symposium (AMSS), Alaska’s premier marine research conference, will take place on January 23-27, 2017 at the Hotel Captain Cook in Anchorage, Alaska.

When: 
Tue, 01/17/2017
Where: 
Online: 9:30am AKST, 10:30am PST, 11:30am MST, 12:30pm CST, 1:30pm EST

Join us for a PolarConnect event with teacher Eric Thuma and Dr. Jim Madsen from the Antarctic Neutron Monitoring Program from McMurdo Station, Antarctica. Read more about the research and what Eric and the team are learning here:

https://www.polartrec.com/expeditions/antarctic-neutron-monitors-for-sol...

This event is not hosted by PolarTREC. To register please go to the PolarConnect link above.

When: 
Tue, 01/17/2017
Where: 
Online: 8am - 9am AKST, 12pm - 1pm EST

Presenter: Amy Merten, Ph.D., Chair of the Arctic Council's Emergency Prevention, Preparedness and Response (EPPR) Working Group, NOAA's Office of Response and Restoration

Sponsor: NOAA's National Ocean Service Science Seminar; seminar host is tracy.gill [at] noaa.gov

Remote Access: Mymeeting webinar uses phone for and internet. Audio is only available over the phone: dial toll-free from US or CAN: 1-877-708-1667. Enter code 7028688#

When: 
Mon, 01/16/2017
Where: 
Online

The International Arctic Social Science Association (IASSA) announces a call for poster and paper abstract submissions to the 9th International Congress of Arctic Social Sciences Conference (ICASS IX) entitled "People and Places." The conference will convene 8-12 June 2017 in Umeå, Sweden.

When: 
Sun, 01/15/2017
Where: 
Hyytaila, Finland

Organizers announce a call for registration for the Circum-Arctic Flux Workshop. This workshop is hosted by the Pan-Eurasion Experiment (PEEX) of the University of Helsinki and will be held 6-9 February 2017 in Hyytaila, Finland.

Impacts of a Changing Environment on the Dynamics of High-latitude Fish and Fisheries
When: 
Sun, 01/15/2017
Where: 
Online

Organizers announce a call for abstract submissions to the 31st Wakefield Fisheries Symposium, entitled "Impacts of a Changing Environment on the Dynamics of High-latitude Fish and Fisheries." The symposium will take place 9-12 May 2017 in Anchorage, Alaska.

Understanding Extreme Events and Decision-Maker Needs in the Context of Climate Variability and Change
When: 
Fri, 01/13/2017
Where: 
Online

Organizers of the 15th Annual Climate Prediction Application Science Workshop (CPASW) announce a call for abstracts. The theme of this workshop is "Understanding Extreme Events and Decision-Maker Needs in the Context of Climate Variability and Change" and will convene 2-4 May 2017 in Anchorage, Alaska.

When: 
Wed, 01/11/2017
Where: 
USGS Alaska Pacific University Campus in Anchorage, Alaska and teleconference

The meeting will convene Wednesday, 11 January 2017 at 10:00 a.m. AST. This meeting will be available via teleconference or in-person in the Dr. Glenn A. Olds Hall Conference room on the United States Geological Survey (USGS) Alaska Pacific University (APU) campus, 4210 University Avenue, in Anchorage, Alaska.

Topics on the agenda for this meeting include the fiscal year (FY) 2017 Draft Work Plan, a period of public comment, an Executive Director
report, and project information reports.

When: 
Wed, 01/11/2017
Where: 
1201 New York Avenue, NW Washington D.C. and online: 12:00-1:00 pm EST

The Arctic Research Consortium of the U.S. (ARCUS) announces the Arctic Research Seminar Series event featuring Craig Fleener, State of Alaska Arctic Policy Advisor. The event will be held in the ARCUS D.C. office and online as a live-stream event to those unable to attend in person.

Registration is required for this event.