Upcoming Events

When: 
Wed, 03/29/2017 to Thu, 03/30/2017
Where: 
Bremerhaven, Germany

The SIMIP Workshop occurs after the Polar Prediction Workshop (29th noon - 30th noon) and is devoted to discussions about the sea ice simulations from the upcoming CMIP6 experiments (SIMIP), with three distinct aims:

When: 
Fri, 03/31/2017
Where: 
St. Anne's College - University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom

Dates: 14-15 September 2017
Venue: St. Anne's College - University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom

A Dynamic Arctic in Global Change
When: 
Fri, 03/31/2017 to Fri, 04/07/2017
Where: 
Prague, Czech Republic

The Science Symposium will address the three sub-themes: (a) Changes in the Arctic, (b) Global Implications of Arctic Changes and (c) Impacts of Global Change on the Arctic.

To facilitate the participation of early career scientists and indigenous peoples, the organizers recommend that each session proposal includes one early career scientist co-convener and/or one indigenous co-convener, if applicable. Session proposals should also consider the overall geographic and gender balance of the proposed co-conveners.

When: 
Sat, 04/01/2017
Where: 

The Journal Territorial and Maritime Studies (JTMS) is soliciting submissions for its Summer/Fall 2017 issue. In the interest of increasing submissions for this recently launched publication, JTMS is offering authors of articles successfully passing peer review and selected for publication in the Summer/Fall 2017 issue an honorarium of $1000. JTMS is an interdisciplinary Journal of research on territorial and maritime issues sponsored by the Northeast Asia History Foundation with editorial offices hosted by Yonsei University in South Korea.

When: 
Sat, 04/01/2017 to Sun, 04/02/2017
Where: 
Bell Harbor International Conference Center in Seattle, Washington

As the largest annual Arctic policy conference in the United States, the Arctic Encounter Symposium (AES) convenes policymakers, industry leaders, and experts to confront emerging challenges in Arctic policy, innovation, and development.

Our mission is to raise awareness, engage challenges, and develop solutions for the future of the Arctic region and the people who live there.

When: 
Tue, 04/04/2017 to Thu, 04/06/2017
Where: 
University of Alaska Fairbanks

Background and objectives:

With support from NASA Applied Sciences Program, the Alaska Fire Science Consortium (AFSC) is organizing an international workshop to advance remote sensing tools and data for operational and scientific applications by high northern latitude fire ecology and management communities. Participants will include interagency fire managers as well as scientists with an interest in remote sensing and a variety of disciplines.

Topics of interest include:

When: 
Wed, 04/05/2017 to Sun, 04/09/2017
Where: 
Boston, Massachusetts

Registration for the 2017 AAG Annual Meeting is now open. The AAG accepts all submitted abstracts and organized sessions for presentation. Any topic relevant to geography is welcome at the AAG Annual Meeting.

As one of the largest geographic conferences in the world, the AAG Annual Meeting and Exhibition will host as many as 9,500 geographers, GIS specialists, and environmental scientists from around the world.

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.

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.