Past Events

Organized by the SEARCH Sea Ice Action Team
When: 
Wed, 09/14/2016 to Thu, 09/15/2016
Where: 
Consortium for Ocean Leadership, 1201 New York Avenue, Fourth Floor - Washington, DC 20005

As the Arctic experiences rapid changes in the marine environment, there is unprecedented need for effective communication, collaborative science, and actionable knowledge to support responses by a variety of stakeholders. This workshop will focus on the implications of diminishing Arctic sea ice by convening diverse science experts, decision-makers, Arctic residents, industry specialists, NGO's, and other stakeholders to define and address important societal questions.

When: 
Thu, 09/15/2016
Where: 
Online

The University of Washington's eScience Institute is hosting a GeoHack week, November 14-18, 2016. Join us for five days of tutorials, data exploration, software development and community networking, focused on open source tools to analyze and visualize geospatial data. Our event will include a team from Google Earth Engine who will lead a series of workshops.

Several organizers have expertise in glaciology and can provide guidance on handling of field and remote sensing datasets related to the study of ice.

Please visit the link above for more details.

with focus on ice mass loss at fronts of tidewater glaciers in Pan-Arctic scale
When: 
Thu, 09/15/2016
Where: 
Online

The seminar will be hosted and financially supported by the Centre for Polar Studies - University of Silesia and Institute of Oceanology Polish Academy of Sciences, Poland under the umbrella and with support of the International Arctic Science Committee (IASC), through its Network on Arctic Glaciology, and the Committee of Polar Research Polish Academy of Sciences.

It will take place in the seaside resort Sopot, Poland, 15 - 17 October 2016.

The purpose of the meeting:

When: 
Thu, 09/15/2016
Where: 
Denver, Colorado

Co-hosted by the West Big Data Innovation Hub (WBDIH), Research Data Alliance (RDA), and Federation of Earth Science Information Partners (ESIP).

Sept 15, 2–5pm MDT.

Some things I can't explain, or, Why more social science studies are needed to understand human-environment interactions in the Arctic
When: 
Tue, 09/13/2016
Where: 
ARCUS DC Office - 1201 New York Avenue, NW. Fourth Floor. Washington, DC 20005 or online for live webinar

Time: 12:00pm to 1:00pm (EDT)

The ARCUS Arctic Research Seminar Series brings some of the leading Arctic researchers to Washington, D.C. to share in person and via webinar the latest findings and what they mean for decision-making. The seminars are open, and will be of interest to Federal agency officials, Congressional staff, NGOs, associations, researchers, and the public.

When: 
Fri, 09/09/2016 to Mon, 09/12/2016
Where: 
Vienna, Austria

The Arctic-FROST research coordination network announces the availability of travel awards for Early Career Researchers to attend The Third Arctic-FROST network meeting and Early Career Scholars Workshop on Arctic Sustainability in the Global Context.

When: 
Mon, 09/12/2016
Where: 
Wellington, New Zealand

The International Glaciological Society, the International Association of Cryospheric Sciences and the WCRP Climate and Cryosphere Project invite you to attend the 'International Symposium on The Cryosphere in a Changing Climate', due to be held from 12-17 February 2017, in Wellington, New Zealand.

When: 
Thu, 09/01/2016 to Sat, 09/10/2016
Where: 
Honolulu, Hawaii

Held once every four years, the IUCN World Conservation Congress brings together several thousand leaders and decision-makers from government, civil society, indigenous peoples, business, and academia, with the goal of conserving the environment and harnessing the solutions nature offers to global challenges.

When: 
Sun, 09/04/2016 to Sat, 09/10/2016
Where: 
Apatity town, Murmansk region, Russia

We are pleased to announce the International school-conference for young scientists “Climate, geography and environment of the Russian Arctic”.

When: 
Sun, 08/28/2016 to Fri, 09/09/2016
Where: 
Vienna, Austria and Austrian Alps

The University of Vienna, in cooperation with the European University in St. Petersburg is pleased to announce a call for applications for a PhD summer school (VASS) that will take place in late summer 2016. The course will take place in Vienna, Austria with a field trip to the Austrian Alps.