ESA will hold the first Cryosat North American Science Meeting next spring in Banff, Alberta, Canada on 20-24 March 2017.
Co-sponsored by a number of international institutions, the meeting is open to all worldwide interested CryoSat stakeholders and data users. There will be no conference fee but the participants are required to finance their own travel and accommodation.
ArcticNet will host its 12th Annual Scientific Meeting from 5 to 9 December 2016 at the RBC Convention Centre in Winnipeg, Manitoba. The ASM2016 will welcome researchers, students, Northerners, policy makers and stakeholders to address the numerous environmental, social, economical and political challenges and opportunities that are emerging from climate change and modernization in the Arctic.
In addition to the annual October Assemblies in Iceland, the Arctic Circle convenes smaller and more specialized forums in other countries. Together with the Government of Québec, the Arctic Circle will convene its next forum in Québec City.
Parc 55 Hotel, San Francisco, California (9:00 am -5:00 pm)
The 6th Annual Meeting of the Permafrost Carbon Network will take place before the AGU Fall Meeting, in San Francisco, California.
In the morning of December 11th, we will provide updates on previous, ongoing, and new synthesis activities. The afternoon is dedicated to break out discussions on ongoing and new synthesis activities. Lunch will be provided for registered participants and a preliminary agenda is attached to this email and can also be found online at the link above.
The Study of Environmental Arctic Change (SEARCH) will hold an open Town Hall in conjunction with the Fall Meeting of the American Geophysical Union (AGU) in San Francisco, California. An online webinar stream will be available for those not attending the AGU meeting.
To join as an online participant, please register at the link above.
With approximately 24,000 attendees in 2015, AGU’s Fall Meeting is the largest Earth and space science meeting in the world. 2016 will mark Fall Meeting’s 49th year as the premiere place to present your research; hear about the latest discoveries, trends, and challenges in the field; and network with colleagues that can enhance your career.
San Francisco, California, Marriott Marquis, Second Floor, Foothill E, 6:00 - 8:30 p.m. PST
The 2016 ARCUS Annual Meeting will be held in conjunction with the American Geophysical Union (AGU) Fall Meeting in San Francisco, California. Scheduled at 6:00-7:00 p.m. PST, the meeting will be convened in Foothill E, inside the San Francisco Marriott Marquis.
The meeting will serve to gather members, the Board of Directors, and the staff of ARCUS together with other members of the Arctic research community and key agency personnel and policy makers. An option to join remotely is also available.
Interagency Arctic Research Policy Committee (IARPC): The Next 5 Years of Federally-funded Arctic Research
Moscone West, Room 2003, San Francisco, California, 12:30 p.m. PST
Conveners will provide an overview of the science and policy drivers, scope, and research goals of the Arctic Research Plan FY2017-2021. The Research Plan describes Arctic research priorities of the Federal Government that are expected to benefit from interagency collaboration during the period FY2017-2021. The town hall will provide an opportunity for the research community to learn about the Research Plan and how they can engage in its implementation.