Past Events

When: 
Tue, 05/31/2016
Where: 
Finnish Meteorological Institute, Helsinki, Finland

The deadline for abstract submission to the workshop is soon approaching. It has now been extended to May 31. If you are interested in participating to the workshop that will take place in Helsinki, Finland, on 24-25 August 2016, we invite you to give a 15 minute presentation on your work in the field, and on the measurement problems you have faced. You can register to the workshop and submit an abstract at the workshop web page. Registration to the workshop will remain open until July 31.

When: 
Mon, 05/30/2016
Where: 
Alliston, Ontario, Canada

Organizers invite graduate and post graduate students who are interested in Arctic Science to apply for the 2016 Connaught Summer Institute in Arctic Science: Atmosphere, Cryosphere, and Climate which will take place from 18-22 July in Alliston, Ontario, Canada.

When: 
Tue, 05/24/2016 to Sun, 05/29/2016
Where: 
St. Petersburg, Russia

The XVI Glaciological Symposium will be held from 24 to 29 May 2016 in St.Petersburg, Russia. It is organized by the Institute of Geography of the Russian Academy of Sciences, and the Arctic and Antarctic Research Institute.

The Symposium will cover a wide range of topics:

When: 
Mon, 05/23/2016 to Fri, 05/27/2016
Where: 
Trondheim, Norway

We are pleased to welcome you to the Fourth 'PAST Gateways' (Palaeo-Arctic Spatial and Temporal Gateways) International Conference. The conference is hosted by the Geological Survey of Norway (NGU).

There are four main themes for the conference. We invite abstracts on studies addressing problems within the four themes, in the period preceding instrumental records across decadal to millennial time scales, in the formerly glaciated areas of North America, Russia and northern Europe.

The Blue Future of the Arctic
When: 
Wed, 05/25/2016 to Thu, 05/26/2016
Where: 
Bodø, Norway

Worldwide interest in the Arctic is increasing. Changing ice-conditions, regional growth and international geopolitics have placed the High North at the center of attention.

On May 24-26, the High North Center – under the Business School at the University of Nordland – invites you to participate in the High North Dialogue 2016. The theme of this year’s conference is The Blue Future of the Arctic.

When: 
Sun, 05/22/2016 to Mon, 05/23/2016
Where: 
Herndon, Virginia

Scientific discoveries achieved from, within, and beneath the Greenland and Antarctic ice sheets, ice caps and valley glaciers are critical to society today, but large group endeavors are not achieved without significant advance planning. What is your vision for future subglacial science?

When: 
Mon, 05/23/2016
Where: 
Online

The course provides a basic introduction to the dynamics of glaciers and ice sheets with a focus on ice-climate interactions. The course is meant for Ph.D. students that work on (or will soon start working on) a glaciology-related climate project. A few places are available for junior scientists.

The next Karthaus course will be held from 13 to 24 September 2016 in Karthaus (northern Italy).

Deadline for applications is 23 May 2016.

See the website for more information.

When: 
Fri, 05/20/2016
Where: 
Online

As part of the Scientific Exploitation of Operational Missions (SEOM) programme element, the European Space Agency (ESA) is organising a new advanced Cryosphere Training Course devoted to train the next generation of Earth Observation (EO) scientists to exploit data from ESA and operational EO Missions (e.g. the Sentinels) for science and applications development.

When: 
Thu, 05/19/2016
Where: 
ARCUS DC Office - 1201 New York Avenue, NW. Fourth Floor. Washington, DC or online for live webinar: 12:00-1:00 p.m. EDT

Mark Brzezinsky will present an update on the activities of the U.S. Arctic Executive Steering Committee and the upcoming White House Arctic Science Ministerial being planned for this fall.

For more information and to learn about the speaker, please visit the link above.

This event is a brown-bag lunch. Cookies and beverages will be provided. A live webinar is also available to those unable to attend in person. Instructions for accessing the webinar will be sent to 'Webinar Only' registrants prior to the event.

Polar Science: Through New Eyes
When: 
Wed, 05/18/2016
Where: 
Online: 08:00-23:00 GMT

The Association of Polar Early Career Scientists (APECS) announces a call for abstracts for an online conference titled "Polar Science: Through New Eyes." The conference will be held online on 18 May 2016.