Past Events

Speaking: Rick Thoman, National Weather Service
When: 
Fri, 10/19/2018
Where: 
Available online or in-person at the University of Alaska Fairbanks, 407 IARC/Akasofu building

The tools and techniques for making monthly and season scale climate forecasts are rapidly changing, with the potential to provide useful forecasts at the month and longer range. We will review recent climate conditions around Alaska, review some forecast tools and finish up the Climate Prediction Center's forecast for November and the early winter season.

Feel free to bring your lunch and join the gathering in person or online to learn more about Alaska climate and weather.

Speaking: John Walsh (ACCAP) & Rick Thoman (ACCAP)
When: 
Wed, 10/17/2018
Where: 
Online: 10:00 am AKDT, 2:00 pm EDT

Environmental change and extreme events are an ongoing part of the Alaskan scene, impacting individuals, communities, businesses, tribes and governments on time scales of hours to decades. Impacted areas range from Interior Alaska to coastal and offshore areas. This review will provide updated examples of climate and environmental change in Alaska, results of recent research on the drivers of these changes, and a look ahead at what the best information we have suggests future decades will bring to Alaska.

When: 
Mon, 10/15/2018 to Tue, 10/16/2018
Where: 
Rome, Italy

PULSUS GROUP welcomes attendees, presenters, and exhibitors from all over the world to attend and register for the World Congress on Climate Change.

Climate Change 2018 has been designed in an interdisciplinary manner with a multitude of tracks to choose from every segment and provides you with a unique opportunity to meet up with peers from both industry and academia and establish a scientific network between them. We cordially invite all concerned people to come join us at our event and make it successful by your participation.

When: 
Sun, 10/07/2018 to Fri, 10/12/2018
Where: 
Innsbruck, Austria

The ISSW (International Snow Science Workshop) is the world’s largest conference on snow and avalanches.

Its success lies in the motto: ‘A Merging of Theory and Practice‘

When: 
Tue, 10/09/2018 to Thu, 10/11/2018
Where: 
Rovaniemi, Finland

The second Arctic Biodiversity Congress is hosted by the Conservation of Arctic Flora and Fauna (CAFF), the biodiversity working group of the Arctic Council, and the Ministry of the Environment, Finland. The second Arctic Biodiversity Congress will build on the success of the first Congress, held in 2014 in Trondheim, Norway, and will bring together scientists, policymakers government officials, Indigenous representatives, Traditional Knowledge holders, industry, non-governmental organizations, and others to promote the conservation and sustainable use of Arctic biodiversity.

When: 
Tue, 10/09/2018 to Thu, 10/11/2018
Where: 
Rovaniemi, Finland
Health and Shared Prosperity in the North
When: 
Tue, 10/09/2018
Where: 
Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada

The 2018 Arctic Science Conference of the American Association for the Advancement of Science is being held in tandem with the Canadian Rural Revitalization Foundation (CRRF)’s annual meeting, which runs from October 10-12. The conference theme is Health and Shared Prosperity in the North.

Community Listening Session
When: 
Fri, 10/05/2018
Where: 
Online: 9:30 am AKDT, 1:30 pm EDT

The Study of Environmental Arctic Change (SEARCH) invites participation in a virtual community meeting, The Increasing Second Derivative of Arctic Change: How Should the Research Community Keep Up? This web meeting will be held via Zoom Video Conferencing.

When: 
Fri, 10/05/2018
Where: 
Alaska

The Alaska Marine Science Symposium (AMSS), Alaska’s premier marine research conference, has been bringing together scientists, educators, resource managers, students, and interested public for over twenty years to discuss the latest marine research being conducted in Alaskan waters. Over 700 people attend this 4-day long conference held annually during the month of January.

When: 
Mon, 10/01/2018 to Fri, 10/05/2018
Where: 
Kyoto, Japan

The SPARC (Stratosphere-troposphere Processes And their Role in Climate) 2018 General Assembly will be held in Kyoto, Japan. General Assemblies are opportunities for SPARC to take stock of what has been achieved, where gaps in the portfolio of research undertaken by SPARC need to be filled, and to define where SPARC needs to be moving to remain responsive to the needs of both its members and the users of SPARC research products. It will be the sixth such gathering of SPARC scientists from around the globe.

Regular registration deadline: 02 September 2018