Past Events

When: 
Sat, 11/02/2019 to Mon, 11/04/2019
Where: 
Xiamen, China

The 8th Annual World Congress of Ocean (WCO-2019) will be held in Xiamen, China. WCO-2019 intends provide an unique international platform for exchange of ideas and experiences, to facilitate the healthy development of marine industries and to promote sustainable utilization of marine resources, and involves the participation of the public and raise their awareness of marine environmental protection. It has been the most definitive and professional ocean event in China.

When: 
Wed, 10/30/2019 to Fri, 11/01/2019
Where: 
Fosshótel Reykholt, Iceland

The next IGS Nordic Branch meeting will be held at Fosshótel Reykholt, which is located in the vicinity of Langjökull ice cap (2nd largest in Iceland).

Speaker: Anna Liljedahl, University of Alaska Fairbanks
When: 
Fri, 11/01/2019
Where: 
Online: 10:00-11:00am AKDT, 2:00-3:00pm EDT

The Arctic Research Consortium of the U.S. (ARCUS) announces the next Arctic Research Seminar featuring Anna Liljedahl, Research Associate Professor at the University of Alaska Fairbanks (UAF). This event will be held online via Zoom.

Registration is required for this event.

When: 
Thu, 10/31/2019
Where: 
Woodrow Wilson Center, Washington, DC – 1:00-4:00pm EDT

The Arctic faces critical policy challenges on many issues including climate change response, public health and health care infrastructure, energy, environmental protection, sustainable management of the Arctic Ocean, infrastructure, Indigenous rights, and governance. These challenges require international cooperation and policy decisions that are grounded in Indigenous and local knowledge and western science and informed by Arctic residents.

Quaternary Earth System Processes and Feedbacks: Challenges for Society
When: 
Thu, 10/31/2019

The 2020 Quaternary Research Association (QRA) Annual Discussion Meeting will be held in Leeds, Yorkshire, United Kingdom from 8-10 January with the theme ‘Quaternary Earth System processes and feedbacks: challenges for society’.

When: 
Tue, 10/29/2019
Where: 
Online: 11:00am AKDT, 3:00pm EDT

BOEM Program Officers Cathy Coon and Guillermo Auad will host this webinar on BOEM funding opportunities and welcome the research community to join, ask questions and share feedback.

Speakers: Leanna Heffner (Northwest Boreal LCC), Aaron Poe (Aleutian and Bering Sea Initiative), Danielle Stickman (Western Alaska LCC)
When: 
Tue, 10/22/2019
Where: 
Online or In-person at University of Alaska Fairbanks, Akasofu/IARC 407: 10:00-11:00am AKDT, 2:00-3:00pm EDT

Landscape Conservation Cooperatives (LCCs) bring partners together to work on conservation solutions that help communities and decision makers adapt to and thrive in a rapidly changing north. Alaskans face many challenges as the climate warms, erosion accelerates, storms and flooding intensify, sea ice and river ice changes, wildfires increase, and subsistence resources shift.

Snow in a changing climate, impact on human and nature
When: 
Sun, 10/20/2019

16-22 February 2020, Col du Lautaret, France.

When: 
Sun, 10/20/2019

The Sixth International Symposium on Arctic Research (ISAR-6) will take place March 2 - 6, 2020 in Tokyo, Japan.

When: 
Thu, 10/17/2019 to Fri, 10/18/2019
Where: 
Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio

Join us for a symposium that celebrates the 50th anniversary of the first all-women research team in Antarctica.

Led by Dr. Lois Jones, this team of four women from The Ohio State University made polar history when they went to Antarctica in 1969. The symposium will look at women’s past, present, and future in science, research, discovery, and leadership.

Early Byrd Registration - $50.00
May 1 - June 30, 2019
Regular Registration - $65.00
July 1 - October 4, 2019
Banquet Fee - $50.00
May 1 - October 4, 2019