Past Events

When: 
Wed, 12/12/2018
Where: 
Marriott Marquis hotel, Independence E, Washington D.C., 12:30 to 1:30pm EST

A number of Federal agencies support basic research in the Arctic across a broad range of topics and disciplines, and according to their specific missions. To provide oversight and coordination at the highest levels, and to avoid unintended duplication, the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy established the National Science and Technology Council (NSTC) in 1993.

This Town Hall will provide an overview of the NSTC and three of its subcommittees that share an interest in Arctic research:

When: 
Wed, 12/12/2018
Where: 
Washington, D.C. - Cambria Hotel (899 O St NW, Rooms: Duke Ellington 1 & 2), 6:00-8:30pm EST

Please join us 6:00-7:00pm EST for the 2018 ARCUS Annual Meeting at the Cambria Hotel in Washington, D.C. The meeting will focus on ARCUS member priorities for Arctic research, education, and outreach and is open to anyone interested in Arctic research. All attendees are also invited to join us for a special Arctic Research Community Reception taking place in the same location from 7:00-8:30pm EST. An ARCUS member affiliation is not required to attend and there is no cost to participate. However, advance registration is encouraged for both events.

When: 
Tue, 12/11/2018
Where: 
Washington, D.C. 12:30 to 1:30 pm (EST)

The Sea Ice Prediction Network - Phase 2 (SIPN2) announces an open community meeting to be held during the 2018 American Geophysical Union (AGU) fall meetings in Washington, D.C.

This meeting will be organized to promote knowledge exchange and collaboration among members of sea ice research community.

When: 
Mon, 12/10/2018
Where: 
Cambria Hotel Washington D.C. Convention Center, Duke Ellington Room 1

The Arctic Sciences Section of the Office of Polar Programs (OPP) at the National Science Foundation (NSF) will be hosting a Town Hall during the American Geophysical Union 2018 Fall Meeting. The Town Hall will convene 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. EST.

During this Town Hall, Program Directors from NSF’s OPP Arctic Sciences Section will provide an overview of recent and upcoming news of interest to the research community.

Topics may include:

When: 
Fri, 12/07/2018
Where: 

Call for information and materials related to issues of gender, diversity and equality in the Arctic region as part of Phase II of Gender Equality in the Arctic Project.

Deadline is 7 December 2018, 23:59 GMT.

When: 
Wed, 12/05/2018 to Thu, 12/06/2018
Where: 
Hamburg, Germany

ACI’s Arctic Shipping Summit is moving to an exciting new location in Hamburg, Germany for its 13th edition in the series and will take on a new look for December 2018. ACI are bringing together stakeholders from all parts of the Arctic to discuss their involvement in the ever changing Northern Shipping Route.

Synchronous Evolution of Marine Sciences
When: 
Mon, 12/03/2018 to Tue, 12/04/2018
Where: 
Rome, Italy

Euroscicon Ltd. offers all the participants from all over the Globe to attend 12th International Conference on Oceanography & Marine Biology.

It includes prompt Keynote presentations, Oral presentations (Speaker forum and Young research forum), Poster presentations, and Exhibitions. This is going to be one of the most notable events of the year. It will bring all the Scientists, Professors and Delegates together for a remarkable success.

When: 
Tue, 12/04/2018
Where: 
Online and Washington D.C.

The Arctic and U.S. National Security symposium provides a timely and important opportunity to further explore and promote Arctic security discussions at a critical time for the region. The symposium will include policy leaders currently drafting branch-specific Arctic strategies, solicit insight from senior Department of Defense, Department of Homeland Security, and Department of Commerce leadership, and elicit guidance and perspective from individuals representing the State of Alaska, industry, and research communities.

Polar-izing your Science Impacts: Turn your Research into Science Stories and Take Science Stories to the Classroom
When: 
Sat, 12/01/2018

Organizers invite applications for a science communication workshop for scientists. This workshop will convene 9-11 January 2019 at the University of Delaware in Newark, Delaware.

Workshop Description:

When: 
Sat, 12/01/2018
Where: 

After almost 59 years, the Antarctic Treaty continues to shine as a rare beacon of international cooperation. To celebrate this milestone of peace in our civilization with hope and inspiration for future generations – ANTARCTICA DAY is recognized to be December 1st – the day when the Antarctic Treaty was signed in 1959. As an annual event, Antarctica Day encourages participation from around the world.