Upcoming Events

When: 
Mon, 01/14/2019 to Wed, 01/16/2019
Where: 
Finnish Meteorological Institute in Helsinki, Finland

The Arctic Year of Polar Prediction (YOPP) Science Workshop will be jointly organized by the Polar Prediction Project and its International Coordination Office (ICO), the International Arctic Science Committee (IASC), and the Finnish Meteorological Institute (FMI).

When: 
Tue, 01/15/2019
Where: 
Sopot, Poland

“ECSD5 2019” is the fifth “European Conference on Scientific Diving” organised by the IO PAN Scientific Diving TEAM, taking place 24 to 27 April, 2019 in Sopot, Poland.

Conferences of this series were originally initiated by the European Scientific Diving Panel in 2015 by combining “The Research in Shallow Marine and Fresh Water Systems" and “The International Symposium on Occupational Scientific Diving" into one general meeting held once a year.

When: 
Wed, 01/16/2019 to Tue, 01/22/2019
Where: 
Bodø, Lofoten, and Tromsø, Norway

Emerging Leaders is an Arctic early carrier and mentoring program in the High North for young scientists and professionals. If you are under 35 years and want to learn more about Arctic security, Arctic economy and Arctic environment, you are welcome to apply.

UK-US Maritime, Aerospace and Security Cooperation in the Arctic
When: 
Thu, 01/17/2019 to Fri, 01/18/2019
Where: 
London, United Kingdom

The Polar Research and Policy Initiative (PRPI) and the Arctic Encounter have partnered to host the first Arctic Encounter London in January 2019 on the theme: 'UK-US Maritime, Aerospace and Security Cooperation in the Arctic'. The conference is trade- and security-oriented, and is designed to deepen the unique relationship between the United Kingdom and the United States by strengthening trade and cooperation in four areas in particular: maritime services, aerospace, fisheries, and defense and security.

Smart Arctic
When: 
Sun, 01/20/2019 to Fri, 01/25/2019
Where: 
Tromso, Norway

The Arctic Frontiers is a global scientific conference on economic, societal, and environmental sustainable growth. This year's theme will be "Smart Arctic," with a pan-arctic emphasis, and an effort to build new partnerships across nations, generations and ethnic groups. Arctic Frontiers provides a forum for dialogue and communication between science, government and industry. The plenary program will have five main sessions: State of the Arctic, Blue Growth, Smart Solutions, Bridging the Gap, and Arctic business prospects.

When: 
Mon, 01/21/2019 to Wed, 01/23/2019
Where: 
Geilo, Norway

The Workshop on the Dynamics and Mass Budget of Arctic Glaciers & the IASC Network on Arctic Glaciology Annual Meeting will host a cross-cutting activity of the Marine and Cryosphere working groups of IASC: “The importance of Arctic glaciers for the Arctic marine ecosystem”.

The purpose of the meeting is:

When: 
Wed, 01/23/2019 to Fri, 01/25/2019
Where: 
National Oceanography Centre, Southampton, United Kingdom

Objectives:
1. To review the main requirements from geo-information in the Atlantic Region from science to information services
2. To review the main activities, projects and initiatives taking place in the region where Earth Observation may contribute
3. To assess the potential of the increasing observation capacity offered by satellites to address the needs for science, applications and future information services

When: 
Sun, 01/27/2019 to Tue, 01/29/2019
Where: 
Washington DC area

The National Science Foundation (NSF) has funded a project to conceptualize a national Geospatial Software Institute (GSI) as a long-term hub of excellence in software infrastructure for serving diverse research and education communities. To forward the strong momentum gained from two successful workshops, the third workshop will take place in the Washington DC area.

When: 
Mon, 01/28/2019 to Fri, 02/01/2019
Where: 
Alaska

The Alaska Marine Science Symposium (AMSS), Alaska’s premier marine research conference, has been bringing together scientists, educators, resource managers, students, and interested public for over twenty years to discuss the latest marine research being conducted in Alaskan waters. Over 700 people attend this 4-day long conference held annually during the month of January.

When: 
Fri, 02/01/2019 to Sat, 02/02/2019
Where: 
University Place Hotel and Conference Center, Portland State University in Portland, Oregon

Organizers invite registration for the 2019 Toolik All Scientists Meeting.

The goal of the meeting is to share scientific findings, promote collaboration, and gather future science support requirements for services and facilities needed among Toolik researchers and others working in the Arctic.

The first day of the meeting will be devoted to scientific talks and posters. All attendees are invited to present a research poster during the poster session. The second day will include a discussion of ideas for future facilities and research support.