Upcoming Events

Historic comparison and 2017 Spring Outlook – What can we expect?
When: 
Tue, 04/11/2017
Where: 
Online: 10:00 am AKDT, 2:00 pm EDT

With speakers Crane Johnson and Rick Thoman of the National Weather Service.

Alaska Center for Climate Assessment and Policy (ACCAP) will present a brief overview of current conditions and provide our spring statewide flooding potential outlook for the 2017 spring break-up season. This will be followed by a comparison of historic breakup years and a spring/summer climate outlook.

When: 
Tue, 04/11/2017 to Wed, 04/12/2017
Where: 
Littleton, Colorado

The 13th annual Polar Technology Conference (PTC) will be hosted by Polar Field Services.

Education Meets Science: Bringing Polar Research into Classrooms
When: 
Tue, 04/11/2017 to Fri, 04/14/2017
Where: 
Rovereto, Italy

This is the third PEI (Polar Educators International) Workshop gathering teachers, educators and scientists working on polar subjects. The aim is to bring world class researchers together with educators interested in polar science and to present current research and share innovative lessons to transfer the scientific information to classrooms and other audiences. A broad goal is to give educators and researchers the tools to raise public awareness on the importance of the polar regions.

Shifting North: A New Era in the Arctic
When: 
Thu, 04/13/2017 to Fri, 04/14/2017
Where: 
Seattle, Washington

The Arctic Encounter Symposium (AES) is the largest annual Arctic policy event in the United States. Founded in 2013, the AES aims to confront the shared interests and concerns of the United States and the global community as we look north to the last emerging frontier - the Arctic. Policymakers, industry leaders, regional stakeholders, and leading experts from the science, technology, maritime, and energy sectors, come together at the AES to challenge the status quo dialogue, critically address challenges to realizing the Arctic's full potential and collaborate on solutions.

Development on Ice: Social and Economic Impacts of Arctic Transportation Infrastructure
When: 
Fri, 04/14/2017
Where: 
ARCUS D.C. Office: 1201 New York Avenue, NW Washington D.C. and online for event live-stream

ARCUS Arctic Research Seminar Series
Arctic Research Consortium of the U.S. (ARCUS)

Date: Friday, 14 April 2017 at 12:00-1:00 p.m. ET

Speaker: Mia Bennett, UCLA PhD candidate and Cryopolitics blog founder and editor

Presentation Title: "Development on Ice: Social and Economic Impacts of Arctic Transportation Infrastructure"

To register for this event, go to:
https://www.arcus.org/research-seminar-series

The Changing Arctic and its Regional to Global Impact: From Information to Knowledge and Action
When: 
Sat, 04/15/2017
Where: 
Online

Organizers of the 5th International Symposium on Arctic Research (ISAR-5) announce a call for special session proposals. The symposium will convene 15-18 January 2018 in Tokyo, Japan.

When: 
Sat, 04/15/2017

This conference will be held at the University Centre Obergurgl in Tyrol, Austria from September 29 to October 3 2017.

Life at the Extremes: Resilience, Adaptation and Application Potential
When: 
Mon, 04/17/2017
Where: 
Online

The International Symposium on Polar Sciences has been held annually ever since the conception of Korea’s Antarctic research schemes. This Symposium not only serves as an international forum bringing polar scientists together to exchange views and ideas, but also provides an opportunity to discuss collaborative research with peers and colleagues. Marking the 23rd series of this symposium, this year’s theme is “Life at the Extremes: Resilience, Adaptation and Application Potential”.

When: 
Wed, 04/19/2017 to Thu, 04/20/2017
Where: 
Krasnoyarsk, Russia

We are pleased to invite representatives of academia, business and government with professional interests to participate in the Conference in order to discuss future development in the High North as well as create a firmer foundation for decision-making and sustainable economic development in the Arctic.

The main topics of the Conference:

When: 
Wed, 04/19/2017 to Fri, 04/21/2017
Where: 
Dresden. Germany

In succession to previous workshops held 2009 in Dresden (“Aerogravimetry: Technology and Application”) and 2012 in Potsdam (“Geodesy and Geophysics on Airborne Platforms, in particular HALO”) we would like to invite you to the International Workshop “Airborne Geodesy and Geophysics with Focus on Polar Applications”.