Past Events

When: 
Mon, 02/27/2017 to Sun, 03/05/2017
Where: 
Norway

Future Earth Norway, Nord University and UiT The Arctic University of Norway invite PhD students working in fields relevant to healthy oceans and the sustainable utilization of resources to a week-long interdisciplinary PhD course in marine sustainability.

We start in Bodø with lectures, a field trip and side event. We then board the Hurtigruten for stakeholder dialogues with some stops along the way in the Lofoten Islands. We´ll finish in Tromsø with further lectures, group work and another side event.

When: 
Sun, 02/26/2017 to Fri, 03/03/2017
Where: 
Honolulu, Hawaii

Organizers of the Association for the Science of Limnology and Oceanography (ASLO) 2017 conference, entitled "Mountains to the Seas" invite abstract submissions for oral and poster presentations.

Establishing Norms and Practices for Arctic Shipping
When: 
Wed, 03/01/2017
Where: 
1201 New York Avenue, NW Washington D.C. and online: 12:00-1:00 pm EST

This seminar will be available online as a live-stream event to those unable to attend in person.

Registration is required for this event.

The ARCUS Arctic Research Seminar Series brings some of the leading Arctic researchers to Washington, D.C. to share the latest findings and what they mean for decision-making. These seminars will be of interest to federal agency officials, congressional staff, non-governmental organizations, associations, and the public.

When: 
Tue, 02/28/2017
Where: 
Online

The Regional Sea Level Changes and Coastal Impacts conference will take place at Columbia University, New York, New York from July 10-14, 2017.

Sea level change is already impacting coastal communities globally and will continue to do so. To meet urgent societal needs for useful information on sea level, the World Climate Research Program (WCRP) has established the theme “Regional Sea-Level Change and Coastal Impacts”, as one of its cross-cutting “Grand Challenge” (GC) science questions.

Understanding Ecosystem Change through Time Series Observations, Technological Advances, and Biophysical Coupled Modeling
When: 
Sun, 02/26/2017
Where: 
Online

The 2017 Gordon Research Conference on Polar Marine Science will bring together leading investigators in Antarctic and Arctic marine research. The conference will take place from March 26-31, 2017 at the Marriott Beach Hotel in Ventura, California

When: 
Mon, 02/20/2017 to Fri, 02/24/2017
Where: 
Davos, Switzerland

Objectives:

When: 
Fri, 02/24/2017
Where: 
Online

The annual Western Alaska Interdisciplinary Science Conference (WAISC) and Forum will be held in Unalaska, Alaska from April 26–29, 2017 at The Grand Aleutian.

The conference will highlight regional scientific efforts that provide a more interdisciplinary approach to scientific inquiry, resource management, and fishery resource development and marketing. Organizers welcome submissions from all individuals and organizations collecting and disseminating information in the industries of western Alaska.

Polar Climate and Sea Level: Past, Present, and Future
When: 
Wed, 02/22/2017
Where: 
Online

HOST:
The University of Buffalo, The Center for Geohazards Studies, Dept. of Geology, College of Arts and Sciences, The RENEW Institute.

THEME:
“Polar Climate and Sea Level: Past, Present and Future" – Under this umbrella theme will be sub-themes on topics ranging from The Greenland Ice Sheet to Hazards of Polar Change to the Climate History of Baffin Bay.

Update on the US Arctic Research Commission and musings on the science-policy connection
When: 
Wed, 02/22/2017
Where: 
1201 New York Avenue, NW Washington D.C. and online: 12:00-1:00 pm EST

This seminar will be available online as a live-stream event to those unable to attend in person.

Registration is required for this event.

The ARCUS Arctic Research Seminar Series brings some of the leading Arctic researchers to Washington, D.C. to share the latest findings and what they mean for decision-making. These seminars will be of interest to federal agency officials, congressional staff, non-governmental organizations, associations, and the public.

When: 
Fri, 02/17/2017 to Sat, 02/18/2017
Where: 
The Fletcher School, Tufts University, Medford, Massachusetts

The Fletcher Arctic VI Conference will be the sixth year in a row of bringing top academic, governmental, and NGO experts to Fletcher to discuss Arctic related topics. In the past participants have included John Kerry, President Grimsson, Amb. Brzezinski, and many others.

Opening Arctic VI is a student run conference which will bring together high-level thought leaders from across many disciplines to address the foreign policy, economic, environmental and security implications of the opening Arctic, while dispelling myths.