Upcoming Events

Snow Measurements and Water Management
When: 
Mon, 04/20/2020 to Thu, 04/23/2020
Where: 
Whistler, British Columbia, Canada

The Western Snow Conference provides a forum for individuals and organizations to share scientific, management, and socio-political information on snow and runoff from any viewpoint and advances snow and hydrologic sciences.

The Western Snow Conference is divided into four geographic areas: North Pacific, South Pacific, North Continental, and South Continental. Administration and leadership of the Conference is carried out by a General Chair and an Executive Committee representing each of the four areas.

When: 
Mon, 04/20/2020 to Tue, 04/21/2020
Where: 
Anchorage, Alaska

The Arctic FROST Research Coordination Network will host a workshop on The Role of Education in Sustainable Development in the Arctic. Participants will explore the oft-overlooked role of education and knowledge transfer activities - in both institutional and community settings - in developing and enhancing the capacity of northern communities to engage in self-determined sustainable development efforts. They also will address how education systems can grow understandings of sustainable development in K-12 schools, universities and local communities.

New Perspectives on the World's Most Challenging Arena for Maritime Commerce
When: 
Tue, 04/21/2020 to Fri, 04/24/2020
Where: 
Helsinki, Finland

Developing technological capabilities. Improving emergency response. Securing a sustainable future for shipping in the Arctic.

Follow the link above for more information.

When: 
Tue, 04/21/2020 to Thu, 04/23/2020
Where: 
Reykjavík, Iceland

The Government of Iceland in collaboration with the Nordic Council of Ministers is hosting an International Symposium on Plastics in the Arctic and Sub-Arctic Region in April 2020 in connection with the Icelandic Chairmanship of the Arctic Council.

Iceland holds the Chairmanship of the Arctic Council from May 2019 to May 2021 and intends during this period to promote discussion on ways and means that may reduce the impact of plastics in the Arctic Marine Environment.

When: 
Thu, 04/23/2020 to Fri, 04/24/2020
Where: 
Brno, Czechia

We are pleased to announce that the 6th annual Students in Polar and Alpine Research Conference - SPARC 2020. If you are a student or Early-Career Researcher (<3 years after PhD defense), you are cordially invited to attend our conference which serves as a platform for presenting your research, as well as for exchanging experiences and strengthening the bonds within a community of Polar and Alpine scientists, within the fields of both bio- & geosciences.

Deadline for registration and abstract submission: 13 April 2020.

When: 
Thu, 04/30/2020

The 3rd IPICS Open Science Conference will take place 18-23 October 2020 in Crans-Montana, Switzerland.

When: 
Sun, 05/03/2020 to Fri, 05/08/2020
Where: 
Vienna, Austria

The EGU General Assembly 2020 will bring together geoscientists from all over the world to one meeting covering all disciplines of the Earth, planetary and space sciences. The EGU aims to provide a forum where scientists, especially early career researchers, can present their work and discuss their ideas with experts in all fields of geoscience. The EGU is looking forward to cordially welcoming you in Vienna.

The deadline for abstract submission is 15 January 2020, 13:00 CET or, for those applying for EGU Roland Schlich travel support, 1 December 2019, 13:00 CET.

When: 
Mon, 05/04/2020 to Thu, 05/07/2020
Where: 
Tvärminne Zoological Station, 120km southwest of Helsinki, Finland

This symposium will bring together molecular microbial ecologists specializing in different organism groups to share our latest results and discuss methodological problems, as well as future prospects in the field, including practical international collaborations. The environmental focus will be on cryospheric environments including sea ice, glaciers, ice sheets, and permafrost, but excellent research in other polar environments is also invited.

When: 
Mon, 05/11/2020 to Thu, 05/14/2020
Where: 
Fairbanks, Alaska

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Finding Solutions to Global Issues: Polar Science and Technology
When: 
Tue, 05/12/2020 to Wed, 05/13/2020
Where: 
Korea Polar Research Institute Incheon, Republic of Korea

This symposium aims to bring polar scientists together to discuss their research findings and to promote international collaborative research. We cordially invite you to share your knowledge and perspectives on future outlook in polar research.