Past Events

When: 
Thu, 09/15/2016
Where: 
Denver, Colorado

Co-hosted by the West Big Data Innovation Hub (WBDIH), Research Data Alliance (RDA), and Federation of Earth Science Information Partners (ESIP).

Sept 15, 2–5pm MDT.

When: 
Thu, 09/15/2016
Where: 
Online

The University of Washington's eScience Institute is hosting a GeoHack week, November 14-18, 2016. Join us for five days of tutorials, data exploration, software development and community networking, focused on open source tools to analyze and visualize geospatial data. Our event will include a team from Google Earth Engine who will lead a series of workshops.

Several organizers have expertise in glaciology and can provide guidance on handling of field and remote sensing datasets related to the study of ice.

Please visit the link above for more details.

Some things I can't explain, or, Why more social science studies are needed to understand human-environment interactions in the Arctic
When: 
Tue, 09/13/2016
Where: 
ARCUS DC Office - 1201 New York Avenue, NW. Fourth Floor. Washington, DC 20005 or online for live webinar

Time: 12:00pm to 1:00pm (EDT)

The ARCUS Arctic Research Seminar Series brings some of the leading Arctic researchers to Washington, D.C. to share in person and via webinar the latest findings and what they mean for decision-making. The seminars are open, and will be of interest to Federal agency officials, Congressional staff, NGOs, associations, researchers, and the public.

When: 
Fri, 09/09/2016 to Mon, 09/12/2016
Where: 
Vienna, Austria

The Arctic-FROST research coordination network announces the availability of travel awards for Early Career Researchers to attend The Third Arctic-FROST network meeting and Early Career Scholars Workshop on Arctic Sustainability in the Global Context.

When: 
Mon, 09/12/2016
Where: 
Wellington, New Zealand

The International Glaciological Society, the International Association of Cryospheric Sciences and the WCRP Climate and Cryosphere Project invite you to attend the 'International Symposium on The Cryosphere in a Changing Climate', due to be held from 12-17 February 2017, in Wellington, New Zealand.

When: 
Sun, 09/04/2016 to Sat, 09/10/2016
Where: 
Apatity town, Murmansk region, Russia

We are pleased to announce the International school-conference for young scientists “Climate, geography and environment of the Russian Arctic”.

When: 
Thu, 09/01/2016 to Sat, 09/10/2016
Where: 
Honolulu, Hawaii

Held once every four years, the IUCN World Conservation Congress brings together several thousand leaders and decision-makers from government, civil society, indigenous peoples, business, and academia, with the goal of conserving the environment and harnessing the solutions nature offers to global challenges.

When: 
Sun, 08/28/2016 to Fri, 09/09/2016
Where: 
Vienna, Austria and Austrian Alps

The University of Vienna, in cooperation with the European University in St. Petersburg is pleased to announce a call for applications for a PhD summer school (VASS) that will take place in late summer 2016. The course will take place in Vienna, Austria with a field trip to the Austrian Alps.

When: 
Mon, 09/05/2016 to Fri, 09/09/2016
Where: 
Reykjavik, Iceland

The conference is intended to promote the exchange of knowledge and ideas between planetary and terrestrial scientists interested in Mars polar and climate research. In recognition of the broad scope, interdisciplinary nature and strong international interest in this topic, we welcome participation of any interested scientist with relevant theoretical, experimental or field experience.

Contributions from the glaciological community on Mars polar research or terrestrial analog studies are welcome!

When: 
Wed, 09/07/2016 to Thu, 09/08/2016
Where: 
University of Southampton, Southampton, United Kingdom

Geography and Environment at the University of Southampton is delighted to be hosting the British Branch meeting of the International Glaciological Society.

The conference will include oral and poster presentations, spread over two days, on a wide range of snow and ice research. Registration and accommodation costs will be kept to a minimum and delegates from overseas are very much welcome to attend.