Svalbard Science Forum (SSF) and The Research Council of Norway in collaboration with The Norwegian Polar Institute and The Ny-Ålesund Science Managers Committee (NySMAC) invite you to inspire and be inspired.
We are offering a meeting place that brings researchers and other stakeholders together, with the goal to stimulate and inspire in a way that will advance and provide further impact from research on Svalbard.
BIT's 6th Annual World Congress of Ocean-2017 aims to bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results on ocean economy and policy, maritime law, integrated marine management and environment, integrated coastal zone management and oceanography. It also provides a premier interdisciplinary platform for researchers, professionals and educators to present and discuss the most recent innovations, trends, concerns and solutions adopted in ocean fields.
The 4th Snow Science Winter School takes place at Col du Lautaret, France, from Feb. 11-17, 2018.
The cryosphere forms an integral part of the climate system of the Earth. Measuring the properties of the seasonal and perennial snow cover properties is therefore essential in understanding interactions and feedback mechanisms related to the cryosphere.
The call for abstracts for the QRA Annual Discussion Meeting (University of Plymouth, 3rd-5th January 2018) closes at noon on 24th October. Early-bird registration rates for both regular and postgraduate delegates are available until October 31st.
Join PolarTREC for an upcoming event with teacher Dave Jones and researcher Mike DeGrandpre who will discuss the research carried out aboard the CCGS Louis S. St-Laurent on CO2 and pH studies in the Beaufort Sea.
The American-Scandinavian Foundation (ASF) is pleased to announce that we are now accepting applications for our Fellowships and Grants program for the 2018/19 academic year. We would appreciate it if you could notify qualified candidates about our program.
The deadline for applications is November 1, 2017.
U.S. Delegates to the five IASC Working Groups (Atmosphere, Cryosphere, Marine, Social and Human, and Terrestrial) will present on their recent activities and how to engage with IASC through the forum provided on IARPC Collaborations.
Zoom Connection Info https://iarpc.zoom.us/j/2069310090
Even if you plan to connect to audio via telephone, click the link first, then follow the instructions for the phone number.
The U.S. Department of State's Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs is accepting applications for the second Fulbright Arctic Initiative. Faculty and researchers from the eight Arctic Council member states (the U.S., Canada, Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway, Russia, and Sweden) can now apply for this 18-month collaborative research program, which will begin in spring 2018 and run through the fall of 2019.
The circumpolar world includes the Arctic as defined by AMAP (Arctic Monitoring and Assessment Program) with adjacent areas. This vast territory has a number of common features that set it apart from any other part of the world: extremely harsh climate conditions, low population density, large distances between speakers of different languages or even of the same language, seasonal migrations for hundreds of miles, prevalence of hunter-gatherers with absolutely no traditional farming, etc.