Upcoming Events

Speaking: Isabella Velicogna, University of California Irvine
When: 
Wed, 10/28/2020
Where: 
Online: 12:00 pm AKDT, 4:00 pm EDT

International Glaciological Society Global Seminar #26:

Speaking: Isabella Velicogna, University of California Irvine: "Ice Sheet Mass Balance, Sea Level and Equity, Diversity and Inclusion in Science".

Please register in advance for the seminars. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the seminar.

The seminar will also be available afterwards on the Friends of the International Glaciological Society Facebook page so that you can watch it there if technology fails or you can't make it.

Speaking: Kaare Ray Sikuaq Erickson, UIC Science/Battelle ARO, Utqiaġvik, Alaska
When: 
Wed, 10/28/2020
Where: 
Online: 11:45 am - 1:00 pm AKDT, 3:45-5:00 pm EDT

This event is a two-part series. The first event will cover "History of Indigenous Communities in the Arctic" (Oct. 21st), the second event topic is "Cogeneration of Knowledge and Examples in the Arctic" (Oct. 28th).

When: 
Wed, 10/28/2020 to Thu, 10/29/2020

Update:

When: 
Wed, 10/28/2020 to Fri, 10/30/2020
Where: 
Copenhagen, Denmark

UPDATE:

A Virtual IGS Nordic Branch Meeting 2020 will be held 11–13 November 2020.

The meeting was originally scheduled to be held in Copenhagen in October. For obvious reasons that is no longer possible so we have moved the meeting to Cyberspace via Zoom.


More information will follow on registration, abstract submission and schedule.

Please keep an eye on the IGS website (link above).

When: 
Thu, 10/29/2020
Where: 
Online: 9:00-11:00 am AKDT, 1:00-3:00 pm EDT

The Arctic Research Consortium of the U.S. (ARCUS) Annual Meeting is an important opportunity for the Council of ARCUS Institutional Member Representatives, ARCUS Individual Members, and other members of the broader Arctic research community to connect with one another, the ARCUS Board of Directors, and staff.

The meeting will be open to all interested participants and there is no cost to attend.

Please register below to receive ARCUS Annual Meeting updates, agenda details as they develop, and login instructions for joining the online event.

When: 
Fri, 10/30/2020

A Virtual IGS Nordic Branch Meeting 2020 will be held 11–13 November 2020.

The meeting was originally scheduled to be held in Copenhagen in October. For obvious reasons that is no longer possible so we have moved the meeting to Cyberspace via Zoom.

The timing of the meeting will be 11am-4pm (CET).

Abstract submission is now open by following this link. Please submit your abstracts via this link.

When: 
Sat, 10/31/2020

Note: The 3rd International Conference on Polar Climate and Environmental Change in the Last Millennium was originally scheduled for 24-26 September 2020 was moved to November due to the COVID-19 pandemic.


The 3rd International Conference on Polar Climate and Environmental Change in the Last Millennium will take place 23-25 November 2020 in Toruń, Poland.

When: 
Sun, 11/01/2020
Where: 
Online

The Arctic Research Consortium of the US (ARCUS) announces the Early Career Conference Funding Award to support up to twenty, US-based, early career researchers and students to participate in meetings and events relevant to Arctic research. In lieu of full travel grants during 2020/21, these funding awards will cover registration fees, session/abstract submission costs, and other relevant expenses related to virtual conference attendance (recognizing that many events have moved online or may be forced to do so) for one conference or event scheduled to take place through 31 May 2021.

When: 
Thu, 11/05/2020 to Sat, 11/07/2020
Where: 
Online

Sitka WhaleFest is a festival to celebrate marine life through science education, community and storytelling! Sitka WhaleFest raises awareness, educates, and creates enthusiasm for the marine environment. Our goal is to bring a deeper understanding of the marine environment to a diverse and inclusive audience in a way that all participants feel welcome and engaged.

When: 
Mon, 11/09/2020 to Thu, 11/19/2020
Where: 
Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom

The 26th session of the Conference of the Parties (COP 26) to the UNFCCC was originally scheduled to take place from 9-19 November 2020, in Glasgow, UK.

On 28 May 2020, the COP Bureau decided that it would take place from 1-12 November 2021, in Glasgow, UK.