Upcoming Events

When: 
Mon, 11/09/2020 to Wed, 11/11/2020
Where: 
Osaka, Japan

After careful consideration, and in light of the ongoing Coronavirus (COVID-19) developments, we’ve made the difficult decision to postpone the “2nd Edition of World Congress on Geology & Earth Science” (Geo Earth 2020)...

Due to growing concerns over the coronavirus (COVID-19), and with the well-being of attendees, partners and staff as the number one priority, we have decided that rescheduling the event is the only responsible course of action at this time.

The event will now be postponed to September 06-08, 2021 at Osaka, Japan.

When: 
Tue, 11/10/2020
Where: 
Online: 7:00 - 11:30 am AKDT, 11:00 am - 3:30 pm EDT

More details will be shared as they become available. We look forward to a broad participation and stimulating discussions.

When: 
Wed, 11/11/2020
Where: 
Online: 4:00-6:00 am AKST, 8:00-10:00 am EST, 1:00-3:00 pm UTC

This webinar series is designed to increase transparency of the Arctic Science Ministerial science process and to provide additional opportunities for scientists, Indigenous Peoples and Arctic research stakeholders to further engage with the science and proposed actions leading up to the Third Arctic Science Ministerial in Tokyo, Japan in May 2021. The webinar series is a joint cooperation between the ASM3 Organizers in Iceland and Japan and the European Polar Board.

When: 
Wed, 11/11/2020
Where: 
Online: 7:30-9:00 am AKST, 11:30 am - 1:00 pm EST

The second Arctic Resilience Forum will be held online as a series of ten weekly webinars launching on October 7, 2020. Each session touches on a specific aspect of Arctic resilience, ranging from food security and Indigenous youth leadership, to gender, energy and connectivity. The forum seeks to actively engage participants in conversations about how to build resilience of Arctic communities and ecosystems. It offers the opportunity to discuss concrete best practices and experiences from the Council and the broader community of circumpolar experts and knowledge holders.

When: 
Wed, 11/11/2020 to Fri, 11/13/2020
Where: 
Online

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: 
Thu, 11/12/2020 to Sat, 11/14/2020
Where: 
Osaka, Japan

After careful consideration, and in light of the ongoing Coronavirus (COVID-19) developments, we’ve made the difficult decision to postpone the “2nd Edition of World Congress on Geology & Earth Science” (Geo Earth 2020)...

Due to growing concerns over the coronavirus (COVID-19), and with the well-being of attendees, partners and staff as the number one priority, we have decided that rescheduling the event is the only responsible course of action at this time.

The event will now be postponed to September 06-08, 2021 at Osaka, Japan.

When: 
Fri, 11/13/2020
Where: 
Online: 10:00-11:30 am AKST, 2:00-3:30 pm EST

The United States is one of 12 original signatories to the Antarctic Treaty and has a long history of interest in the region. This program will specifically explore the importance of U.S. research efforts in and around the continent, the unique role of the U.S. Coast Guard in supporting these endeavors, as well as U.S. diplomatic interests and efforts in a time of dynamic change.

Moderator & Introductory Remarks:

Indigenizing Education: Historical Perspectives and Present Challenges in Sámi Education
When: 
Mon, 11/16/2020 to Tue, 11/17/2020
Where: 
Online

The project Indigenous Pedagogy in Teacher Education will have its first workshop online.

The workshop title is "Indigenizing education: Historical perspectives and present challenges in Sámi education", and it will discuss themes like colonization in different parts of Sápmi, curricular history and perspectives on ILO169 from three countries. The two-day online workshop will be held on 16 November at 12-15 CET (UTC +1) and 17 November at 9-12 CET (UTC +1). The detailed programme and instructions for registration will be published during September.

When: 
Mon, 11/16/2020
Where: 

The International Arctic Science Committee (IASC) in cooperation with the Association of Polar Early Career Scientists (APECS) are excited to announce the IASC Fellowship Program 2021.

The IASC Fellowship Program is meant to engage early career scientists in the work of the IASC Working Groups (WGs): Atmosphere, Cryosphere, Marine, Social & Human, and Terrestrial. This year, we will offer 6 IASC fellowships:

Speaking: Jennifer Provencher, Conservation Biologist at the Environment and Climate Change Canada
When: 
Wed, 11/18/2020
Where: 
Online: 9:00-10:00 am AKST, 1:00-2:00 pm EST

Abstract:

We examine the implications of growing fisheries in the eastern Canadian Arctic on northern fulmar populations using a variety of modelling, observation and genomic tools.

Bio: