Past Events

When: 
Fri, 10/19/2018 to Sun, 10/21/2018
Where: 
Harpa Conference Center and Concert Hall in Reykjavík, Iceland

The annual Arctic Circle Assembly is the largest annual international gathering on the Arctic, attended by more than 2000 participants from 60 countries. It is attended by heads of states and governments, ministers, members of parliaments, officials, experts, scientists, entrepreneurs, business leaders, indigenous representatives, environmentalists, students, activists and others from the growing international community of partners and participants interested in the future of the Arctic.

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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.

Exploring the latest in operations, design and technology for shipping in the Arctic
When: 
Wed, 10/17/2018 to Fri, 10/19/2018
Where: 
St. John, Newfoundland, Canada

The Arctic Shipping Forum North America is a two-day conference dedicated to the latest regulatory and technological developments for the Arctic region.

Exploring the latest in operations, design and technology for shipping in the Arctic. With over 150 industry professionals in attendance, Arctic Shipping Forum North America is the ideal location for advancing your business interests.

When: 
Wed, 10/17/2018 to Fri, 10/19/2018
Where: 
Warsaw, Poland

The primary goal of the meeting is to review the status of on-going Polar CORDEX activities and to plan and coordinate future activities.

Please register for the 2018 Polar CORDEX meeting by filling out the registration form at: http://bit.ly/2EuEk8Z
The deadline for registration is 15 September 2018.

If you are giving a presentation, then please send a title and short abstract to marz at igf.edu.pl

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.