Past Events

When: 
Mon, 08/13/2018 to Fri, 08/17/2018
Where: 
Santa Barbara, California

The Arctic Data Center provides training in data science and data management. These are critical skills for the stewardship of data, software, and many other research products that are preserved at the Arctic Data Center. A goal of this center is to advance data archiving and promote reproducible science and data reuse.

When: 
Mon, 08/13/2018 to Thu, 08/16/2018
Where: 
Inchnadamph, Scotland

We are excited to announce our EGU co-sponsored training school on “Glaciers, moraines and climate: identifying, dating and extracting paleoclimate data from evidence of past glacier change”, which will take place in Inchnadamph in the Scottish Highlands.

Speaker: Patrick C. Taylor, Climate Research Scientist, NASA Langley Research Center
When: 
Thu, 08/16/2018
Where: 
Online: 8:00-9:00 am AKDT, 12:00-1:00 pm EDT

Climate Series, Seminar 6 of 8:

When: 
Sun, 08/12/2018 to Wed, 08/15/2018
Where: 
Copenhagen, Denmark

The ICCH congresses are held every third year in different locations in the circumpolar area and represent the largest scientific meetings worldwide on circumpolar health.

The ICCH congresses are organised by the International Union for Circumpolar Health (IUCH), aided by a local organising committee.

The local organising committee for the ICCH17 is the Danish Greenlandic Society for Circumpolar Health.

Effective strategies to increase public engagement and understanding of science
When: 
Tue, 08/14/2018
Where: 
NOAA Central Library, 1315 East West Highway, Silver Spring, Maryland, or Online: 8:00-9:00 am AKDT, 12:00-1:00 pm EDT

Presenter: Leticia Williams, Postdoctoral Fellow, NOAA Center for Atmospheric Sciences and Meteorology

POC: Outreach Librarian: Katie Rowley (katie.rowley [at] noaa.gov); Leticia Williams (leticia.williams [at] noaa.gov)

When: 
Mon, 08/13/2018

We are pleased to announce that Durham University will be hosting this year's UK Antarctic Science Conference on 10th-12th September 2018 (the conference will run from Monday lunchtime to Wednesday lunchtime) at Durham University, Durham, United Kingdom. The conference will include oral and poster presentations, and abstracts are invited on any aspect of Antarctic Research.

When: 
Mon, 08/13/2018
Where: 
Online: 9:30am AKDT, 10:30am PDT, 11:30am MDT, 12:30pm CDT, 1:30pm EDT

PolarTREC teacher Svea Anderson and University of Alaska researcher Donie Bret-Harte will discuss their research live from Toolik Field Station in Alaska looking at shrubs, snow and nitrogen in the Arctic. You can learn more about Svea's expedition here.

This event will be 1 hour long with Q&A at the end for teachers, students, friends and family.

Register for FREE at the link above.

Crossing borders in the Quaternary
When: 
Tue, 08/07/2018 to Sat, 08/11/2018
Where: 
Ottawa, Canada

The CANQUA/AMQUA 2018 Conference is a joint meeting of the Canadian and American Quaternary Associations.

Abstract submission is now closed for the CANQUA/AMQUA 2018 conference but registration has re-opened. This extended registration will close at 5pm on June 28 2018.

Visit the link above for more information.

Presenter: Benjamin DeAngelo, Deputy Director, NOAA Climate Program Office
When: 
Thu, 08/09/2018
Where: 
Online: 8:00-9:00 am AKDT, 12:00-1:00 pm EDT

Climate Series, Seminar 5 of 8: Long-Term Climate Mitigation Perspectives and the 2°C Objective

Abstract:
The presentation addresses estimates of different cumulative carbon budgets in light of future global warming objectives" with a particular focus on the now, oft-cited 2°C goal, its origin, and the chances of meeting such an objective.

Request for Input
When: 
Mon, 08/06/2018
Where: 

An ad hoc subcommittee of the Office of Polar Programs’ (OPP) Advisory Committee, dealing with the U.S. Antarctic Program’s (USAP) Research Vessel Procurement, is seeking the participation of the research community in reviewing and assessing the science-mission requirements and operational capabilities of replacement Antarctic research vessels.