Upcoming Events

When: 
Mon, 11/14/2016 to Fri, 11/18/2016
Where: 
Seattle, Washington

The University of Washington's eScience Institute is hosting a GeoHack week. Join us for five days of tutorials, data exploration, software development and community networking, focused on open source tools to analyze and visualize geospatial data. Our event will include a team from Google Earth Engine who will lead a series of workshops.

Several organizers have expertise in glaciology and can provide guidance on handling of field and remote sensing datasets related to the study of ice.

Please visit the link above for more details.

Organized by the Arctic Monitoring and Assessment Program (AMAP)
When: 
Tue, 11/15/2016
Where: 
Online

Organizers announce a call for abstracts for a conference entitled "International Conference on Arctic Science: Bringing Knowledge to Action," organized by the Arctic Monitoring and Assessment Program (AMAP). The conference will be held from 24-27 April 2017 in Reston, Virginia.

This conference builds on a previous conference from 2011 entitled "Arctic Messenger of Change Conference." The 2017 conference will provide updated scientific, decision-making, and policy-relevant information across a broad array of different Arctic issues and related scientific disciplines.

When: 
Tue, 11/29/2016 to Fri, 12/02/2016
Where: 
Tokyo, Japan

The Seventh Symposium on Polar Science will be held at the National Institute of Polar Research (NIPR), Tokyo, Japan. The NIPR is organizing this annual symposium to present and promote a wide variety of polar scientific research and interdisciplinary studies.

More details are available at the symposium web site (see link above).

When: 
Thu, 12/01/2016
Where: 

After almost fifty-five years, the Antarctic Treaty continues to shine as a rare beacon of international cooperation. To celebrate this milestone of peace in our civilization with hope and inspiration for future generations – ANTARCTICA DAY is recognized to be December 1st -the day when the Antarctic Treaty was signed in 1959. As an annual event, Antarctica Day encourages participation from around the world.

When: 
Sun, 12/04/2016
Where: 
Online

ESA will hold the first Cryosat North American Science Meeting next spring in Banff, Alberta, Canada on 20-24 March 2017.

Co-sponsored by a number of international institutions, the meeting is open to all worldwide interested CryoSat stakeholders and data users. There will be no conference fee but the participants are required to finance their own travel and accommodation.

When: 
Mon, 12/05/2016 to Fri, 12/09/2016
Where: 
Winnipeg, Manitoba

ArcticNet will host its 12th Annual Scientific Meeting from 5 to 9 December 2016 at the RBC Convention Centre in Winnipeg, Manitoba. The ASM2016 will welcome researchers, students, Northerners, policy makers and stakeholders to address the numerous environmental, social, economical and political challenges and opportunities that are emerging from climate change and modernization in the Arctic.

When: 
Sun, 12/11/2016 to Tue, 12/13/2016
Where: 
Québec City, Canada

In addition to the annual October Assemblies in Iceland, the Arctic Circle convenes smaller and more specialized forums in other countries. Together with the Government of Québec, the Arctic Circle will convene its next forum in Québec City.

When: 
Mon, 12/12/2016 to Fri, 12/16/2016
Where: 
San Francisco, California

Please consider submitting an abstract to session #GC061 of the 2016 American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting (Dec. 12-16, San Francisco). Abstracts are due August 3, 2016.

Session ID#: 13059:
GC061: Scenario Approaches to Understand Arctic Futures

When: 
Mon, 12/12/2016 to Fri, 12/16/2016
Where: 
San Francisco, California

See you in San Francisco, 12-16 December 2016, for the next AGU Fall Meeting! More information coming soon.

When: 
Sun, 01/22/2017 to Fri, 01/27/2017
Where: 
Tromsø, Norway

The 11th Arctic Frontiers conference will be arranged in Tromsø, Norway. The title for the 2017 conference is White Space - Blue Future.

On behalf of the Scientific Program Committees, we have great pleasure in inviting you to submit one or more online abstracts, for oral or poster presentation, to any of the four parts.

We ask you to do so in accordance with the instructions provided on the Call for Papers page at the above link.

All abstracts will be reviewed by members of the four scientific committees for rating of abstract quality and presentation content.