Upcoming Events

When: 
Sun, 10/24/2021 to Fri, 10/29/2021
Where: 
Online

The 2021 Regional Conference on Permafrost will be a completely virtual meeting from October 24-29, 2021. We will use exciting virtual platforms and this type of venue will allow for international and underserved researchers and engineers to attend and present. A variety of events are planned from Young Researcher events to oral and poster presentations and unique networking opportunities.


Organizers of the 2021 Regional Conference on Permafrost (RCOP) request abstract submissions by August 9, 2021.

When: 
Mon, 10/25/2021
Where: 
Online: 11:00 am - 12:00 pm AKDT, 3:00-4:00 pm EDT

Join the National Science Foundation's Office of Polar Programs Arctic Science Section for a virtual office hour to share program updates with the Arctic research community. This webinar will introduce new staff, highlight upcoming funding opportunities, and provide updates about the program's approach to mitigating the impacts of COVID-19.

NSF staff who will be joining include Rainer Amon, Renee Crain, Sara Eckert, Colene Haffke, Erica Hill, Olivia Lee, Allen Pope, Jennifer Mercer, Frank Rack, Xoco Shinbrot, Randall Sisco, Marc Stieglitz, Colleen Strawhacker, and Beverly Walker.

When: 
Tue, 10/26/2021 to Thu, 10/28/2021
Where: 
Online: 8:00 am - 12:30 am AKDT, 12:00-4:30 pm EDT

ADAC, in support of the Alaska and Arctic Maritime Communications and Connectivity Analysis Project (AAMC&CA) Project Team, invites you to participate in a Maritime Communications and Connectivity Virtual Assessment.

Speaking: Jessica Cherry NOAA NWS
When: 
Tue, 10/26/2021
Where: 
Online: 11:00-11:30 am AKDT, 3:00-3:30 pm EDT

Part of the NOAA in Alaska and the Arctic seminar series hosted by NOAA NCEI Regional Climate Services Director, Alaska Region and the NOS Science Seminar Series.

Remote Access

Register here:
https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/3774624935737684492

After registering, you will receive an email with a login link.

Speaking: Eugene Petrescu, NOAA NWS Alaska Region
When: 
Tue, 10/26/2021
Where: 
Online: 11:30 am - 12:00 pm AKDT, 3:30-4:00 pm EDT

Part of the NOAA in Alaska and the Arctic seminar series hosted by NOAA NCEI Regional Climate Services Director, Alaska Region and the NOS Science Seminar Series.

Remote Access

https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/3774624935737684492
Webinar ID: 797-720-179

Speaking: Mark Bertram, Supervisory Wildlife Biologist, Yukon Flats National Wildlife Refuge
When: 
Tue, 10/26/2021
Where: 
Online: 10:00-11:00 am AKDT, 2:00-3:00 pm EDT

Mark Bertram, supervisory wildlife biologist for the Yukon Flats National Wildlife Refuge will guide you through the impacts of climatic change on resources in the Yukon Flats Basin. Extending 220 miles east-west along the Arctic Circle, the Basin lies between the Brooks Range to the north and the limestone peaks of the White Mountains to the south. The Yukon River bisects the Basin and contributes to the vast floodplain of lakes, ponds, and streams that dominate the landscape.

Speaking: Hajo Eicken, International Arctic Research Center, UAF, Craig Chythlook, Indigenous Liaison, Food Security Working Group
When: 
Wed, 10/27/2021
Where: 
Online: 11:30 am - 12:00 pm AKDT, 3:30-4:00 pm EDT

Part of the NOAA in Alaska and the Arctic seminar series hosted by NOAA NCEI Regional Climate Services Director, Alaska Region and the NOS Science Seminar Series.

Full title: Supporting the Sustaining Arctic Observing Networks (SAON) Roadmap for Arctic Observing & Data Systems and US AON: The RNA CoObs Project

Remote Access

https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/5043028146609925132
Webinar ID: 728-771-387

When: 
Wed, 10/27/2021
Where: 
Online: 10:30-11:30 am AKDT, 2:30-3:30 pm EDT

The National Science Foundation (NSF) will be hosting an informational webinar for the Coastlines and People Hubs for Research and Broadening Participation (CoPe) solicitation (NSF 21-613).

The webinar will include time for questions about the current CoPe solicitation, with proposals due on 6 December 2021.

Speaking: Trish Quinn, NOAA PMEL; Allison Moon, Lucia Upchurch, Derek Coffman, Jim Johnson, Tim Bates, and Betsy Andrews, NOAA PMEL
When: 
Wed, 10/27/2021
Where: 
Online: 11:00-11:30 am AKDT, 3:00-3:30 pm EDT

Part of the NOAA in Alaska and the Arctic seminar series hosted by NOAA NCEI Regional Climate Services Director, Alaska Region and the NOS Science Seminar Series.

Full title: Long Term Trends in Aerosol Chemical and Optical Properties Measured at the Barrow Atmospheric Baseline Observatory Northeast of Utqiaġvik

Remote Access

https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/5043028146609925132
Webinar ID: 728-771-387

When: 
Thu, 10/28/2021
Where: 
Online: 9:30-10:30 am AKDT, 1:30-2:30 pm EDT

The Center for Arctic Policy Studies (CAPS) announces their upcoming webinar, titled Alaska's Arctic Security Complex and Evolving Dynamics in Nome.

During this webinar, Dr. Brandon Boylan and Dr. Jeremy Speight will discuss the concept of security as it applies to Alaska's Arctic. Drawing on theoretical concepts of securitization and human security to inform a novel matrix of various levels and types of security, Dr. Boylan and Dr. Speight examine the security implications for an expanded deep water port in Nome, Alaska.