Upcoming Events

Organized by the Arctic Monitoring and Assessment Program (AMAP)
When: 
Mon, 04/24/2017 to Thu, 04/27/2017
Where: 
Reston, Virginia

Organizers announce a call for abstracts for a conference entitled "International Conference on Arctic Science: Bringing Knowledge to Action," organized by the Arctic Monitoring and Assessment Program (AMAP).

This conference builds on a previous conference from 2011 entitled "Arctic Messenger of Change Conference." The 2017 conference will provide updated scientific, decision-making, and policy-relevant information across a broad array of different Arctic issues and related scientific disciplines.

The topics that will be addressed are:

Organized by the Arctic Monitoring and Assessment Program (AMAP)
When: 
Mon, 04/24/2017

Organizers announce a call for abstracts for a conference entitled "International Conference on Arctic Science: Bringing Knowledge to Action," organized by the Arctic Monitoring and Assessment Program (AMAP). It will take place in Reston, Virginia.

This conference builds on a previous conference from 2011 entitled "Arctic Messenger of Change Conference." The 2017 conference will provide updated scientific, decision-making, and policy-relevant information across a broad array of different Arctic issues and related scientific disciplines.

When: 
Mon, 04/24/2017
Where: 
Online: 9:00am AKDT (10am PDT, 11:00am MDT, 12:00pm CDT, 1:00pm EDT)

Join us for a real-time event with teacher Adeena Teres broadcasting live from Kangerlussuaq, Greenland! John Woods, Project Manager for NASA Operation IceBridge will be joining Adeena from Goddard Space Flight Center in Maryland. Adeena and John will discuss the ongoing field season for the 2017 Operation IceBridge campaign.

When: 
Tue, 04/25/2017
Where: 
Online: 10:15pm AKDT (26 April 2017 8:15am Swiss time)

Please join us for a real-time event with teacher Jennifer Baldacci broadcasting live from Toolik Field Station in Alaska. Dr. Cory Williams will join Jenn to discuss the 2017 field season working on Arctic Ground Squirrel Studies This event's time is set to broadcast specifically for Jenn's students in Switzerland and other European classrooms. Jennifer will also host a PolarConnect event with U.S. school-friendly times on 27 April.

When: 
Tue, 04/25/2017 to Fri, 04/28/2017
Where: 
Helsinki, Finland

Create connections and take part in our programme of informal peer-to-peer sessions, which aims to give you bespoke solutions, engaged involvement and an interactive experience.

Follow the link above to learn about the agenda, speakers, and much more.

When: 
Wed, 04/26/2017 to Sat, 04/29/2017
Where: 
Unalaska, Alaska

The Western Alaska Interdisciplinary Science Conference (WAISC) will highlight regional scientific efforts that provide a more interdisciplinary approach to scientific inquiry, resource management, and fishery resource development and marketing. Organizers welcome submissions from all individuals and organizations collecting and disseminating information in the industries of western Alaska.

When: 
Wed, 04/26/2017
Where: 
Online

To promote the analysis and synthesis of Arctic data, as well as to inform ongoing development of the data repository, the Arctic Data Center is soliciting requests for proposals for a Synthesis Working Group, with research to begin by August 2017.

Funding is available for one Working Group, consisting of hosting two meetings at the Arctic Data Center in Santa Barbara, California, of approximately 15 participants each, over an anticipated 1-1.5 year period.

When: 
Thu, 04/27/2017
Where: 
Online: 7:00am AKDT (8:00am PDT, 9:00am MDT, 10:00am CDT, 11:00am EDT)

Please join us for a real-time event with teacher Jennifer Baldacci broadcasting live from Toolik Field Station in Alaska. Dr. Cory Williams will join Jenn to discuss the 2017 field season working on Arctic Ground Squirrel Studies.

When: 
Fri, 04/28/2017
Where: 
Walter E. Washington Convention Center, Washington DC

X-STEM - presented by the U.S. Department of Defense - is an Extreme STEM Symposium for middle through high school students featuring interactive presentations by leading STEM innovators who aim to empower and inspire kids about careers in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM).

When: 
Fri, 04/28/2017
Where: 
Online

Siberian Federal University invites to the International Summer School “Monitoring and Early Warnings in Water Governance” in Krasnoyarsk, Russia on July 10–23, 2017.

The school will be the second in the series of summer schools to be organised from 2016 to 2018 under the Jean-Monnet project “Systems for monitoring and responses to early warnings — EU experience for Russia”.

The School faculty includes the resident faculty of Siberian Federal University and guests from Hungary, the Netherlands, Spain and Sweden (the list of faculty will be published in the late February).