Past Events

Connecting Sea Ice, Science, and Societal Resilience in the Bering Sea
When: 
Sat, 08/20/2016
Where: 
Dutch Harbor, Alaska

This event is part of the 2016 Aleutian Life Forum.

Time: 9:00am - 5:00pm AK
Venue: Grand Aleutian Hotel, 498 Salmon Way, Unalaska, AK 99692

When: 
Tue, 08/16/2016 to Sat, 08/20/2016
Where: 
Dutch Harbor, Alaska

Organizers announce a call for abstracts and workshops for the Aleutian Life Forum 2016: Building Resilience in the Face of Change. This forum will take place from 16-20 August 2016 in Dutch Harbor, Alaska.

When: 
Mon, 08/01/2016 to Sat, 08/20/2016
Where: 
Yakutia, Russia

The University of the Arctic Thematic Network on Permafrost and Natural Hazard announce a call for applications for an International Permafrost/Natural Hazard Summer Field School in Yakutia, Russia on 1-20 August 2016. Senior bachelor and graduate students who are interested in obtaining and overall knowledge about permafrost are encouraged to apply.

The course will offer insights into:

When: 
Mon, 08/15/2016 to Fri, 08/19/2016
Where: 
Pennsylvania State University

As a central part of its educational and research mission, SCRiM hosts an annual summer school to foster opportunities for collaboration and to provide a solid foundation in the broad, multidisciplinary knowledge, tools, and methods of the diverse fields participating in the network.

With Rick Thoman, Climate Science and Services Manager, National Weather Service
When: 
Fri, 08/19/2016
Where: 
Online or in person: 12:00-1:00 pm AKDT, 4:00-5:00 pm EDT. University of Alaska Fairbanks IARC/Akasofu 407.

For more information, please go to: https://accap.uaf.edu/NWS_Briefings

When: 
Mon, 08/15/2016

USAPECS (Association of Polar Early Career Scientists) announces a call for submissions of films for the Polar Film Fest, which will be held in connection with Polar Week, 19-26 September 2016.

When: 
Wed, 08/10/2016 to Sat, 08/13/2016
Where: 
Huaraz, Ancash region, Peru

The International Glacier and Mountain Ecosystems Forum is an event that seeks to exchange experiences and knowledge about glaciers and mountain ecosystems, promoting opportunities for cooperation between public institutions, civil society organizations, business and academia, for the implementation of research on sustainable development of mountain populations.

The forum will be held from the 10th to 13th August, 2016, in the city of Huaraz, Ancash region, Peru.

See the website for more information.

When: 
Tue, 08/09/2016 to Fri, 08/12/2016
Where: 
Honolulu, Hawaii

The conference will address the "dynamic Arctic," including identifying emerging issues influencing Arctic policy discourse and framing them for consideration by policymakers. A common thread running through previous conferences has been the importance of sustaining the Arctic as a zone of peace and prosperity in a rapidly changing and often turbulent and unpredictable world.

Open to invited participants only.

The conference is co-sponsored by the East-West Center and the Korea Maritime Institute.

When: 
Thu, 08/11/2016
Where: 
Online: 9:00am AKDT, 10am PDT, 11am MDT, 12pm CDT, 1pm EDT

PolarConnect Event with Karen Temple-Beamish and the team studying Carbon Balance in a Warming and Drying Tundra.

Ocean Acidification in Alaska: Current status, monitoring efforts, and potential impacts to marine life
When: 
Tue, 08/09/2016
Where: 
Online and in-person: 10:00-11:00am AKDT, 2:00-3:00pm EDT. University of Alaska Fairbanks IARC/Akasofu 407.

With:
Natalie Monacci (UAF Ocean Acidification Research Center)
&
Bob Foy (NOAA Kodiak Fishery Research Center)

To register for the webinar, please fill out the form at the link above.

Jointly sponsored by the Alaska Ocean Acidification Network:
http://www.aoos.org/alaska-ocean-acidification-network