Upcoming Events

When: 
Wed, 11/18/2020
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.

Speaking: Rick Thoman, Alaska Center for Climate Assessment & Policy (ACCAP)
When: 
Fri, 11/20/2020
Where: 
University of Alaska Fairbanks, or online: 12:00-1:00 pm AKST, 4:00-5:00 pm EST

The tools and techniques for making monthly and season scale climate forecasts are rapidly changing, with the potential to provide useful forecasts at the month and longer range. We will review recent climate conditions around Alaska, review some forecast tools and finish up the Climate Prediction Center’s forecast for December and the winter season. Join the gathering online to learn more about Alaska climate and weather.

Please follow the link above to register.

When: 
Sat, 11/21/2020 to Sun, 11/22/2020
Where: 
Tokyo, Japan

NEW DATE: 08-09 May 2021


In order to engage with Arctic scientists and knowledge holders on multiple levels, the ASM3 organizers plan to engage researchers at the several science meetings throughout 2020. These meetings will give the research community an opportunity to shape and develop the science-to-policy process resulting in the Arctic Science Ministerial Joint Statement to be signed in Tokyo.

Speaking: Julia Grosse, Biological Oceanographer at the GEOMAR Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research Kiel
When: 
Mon, 11/23/2020
Where: 
Online: 9:00-10:00 am AKST, 1:00-2:00 pm EST

Abstract:

When: 
Mon, 11/23/2020 to Wed, 11/25/2020
Where: 
Toruń, Poland

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 aim of the conference is to present scientific achievements and to identify gaps in the field of the historical climatology of the polar regions based on early meteorological observations, history, dendroclimatology, paleolimnology, geophysics, geomorphology, and other sources.

When: 
Wed, 11/25/2020
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: 
Mon, 11/30/2020 to Wed, 12/02/2020
Where: 
Online

Due to COVID-19, the 11th annual Arctic Futures Symposium will be held online. Between Monday 30 November and Wednesday 2 December from 2 pm until approximately 6 pm Central European Time (GMT+1), a series of symposium webinars will look at different topics. Below you may find the topics that will be discussed on each day:

Monday 30 November

The Arctic: Regional Changes, Global Impacts
When: 
Mon, 11/30/2020

Arctic Science Summit Week (ASSW) is an annual gathering of international organizations involved in Arctic research. It is designed to strengthen collaborations across academia, government agencies, local communities, industry, non-governmental organizations and other Arctic stakeholders.

Speaking: Kimberly Aiken, Potential PhD Candidate at the Arctic University, Tromso, Norway
When: 
Wed, 12/02/2020
Where: 
Online: 9:00-10:00 am AKST, 1:00-2:00 pm EST

Bio:

Program developed by ASM3 participating Indigenous Organizations
When: 
Wed, 12/02/2020
Where: 
Online: 8:00-10:00 am AKST, 12:00-2:00 pm EST, 5:00-7:00 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.