Upcoming Events

When: 
Sun, 02/23/2020 to Fri, 02/28/2020
Where: 
Davos, Switzerland

First of its kind, the World Bio­di­ver­si­ty Fo­rum will bring to­geth­er lead­ing re­searchers, ear­ly ca­reer re­searchers, prac­ti­tion­ers, rep­re­sen­ta­tives from dif­fer­ent sec­tors, de­ci­sion-mak­ers and so­ci­etal ac­tors to have a con­ver­sa­tion on the kind of fu­ture we want (and/or do not want) for bio­di­ver­si­ty.

When: 
Mon, 03/02/2020 to Sun, 03/08/2020
Where: 
Delhi, India

IGCs have come a long way since their inception in 1878 in Paris. We are, today, on the threshold of witnessing the 36th session of this prestigious global event.

When: 
Mon, 03/02/2020 to Fri, 03/06/2020
Where: 
Tokyo, Japan

The rapid warming in the Arctic has been revealed, however, the precision of forecasting the future of climate and environmental change is still insufficient for utilization in sustainable development in the Arctic, while interests for resource utilization and economical activities are growing and progressing rapidly. The ISAR is aimed at presenting and discussing the scientific research results together with the Arctic researchers from all over the world, extracting and sharing issues to solve, and exploring the future of the Arctic.

When: 
Mon, 03/09/2020 to Sun, 03/15/2020
Where: 
Chukotka Autonomous Okrug, Anadyr, Russia

The festival represents the films (both documentary and feature, short and full-length) dedicated to the life, people, problems, beauties etc. in the northern regions of our planet.

The festival sets its goals and objectives as following:

When: 
Tue, 03/10/2020 to Thu, 03/12/2020
Where: 
Boulder, Colorado

The Polar Technology Conference brings together polar scientists, technology developers, and field technicians from academia, state and federal agencies, the private sector, and non-governmental organizations. This interdisciplinary space provides an opportunity for technical and theoretical exchange on challenges impeding polar research and field operations.

The conference will address approaches to working and studying in the polar regions, including:

Animal Health – Human Health – Environmental Health
When: 
Wed, 03/11/2020 to Sat, 03/14/2020
Where: 
University of Alaska Fairbanks, Fairbanks, Alaska

The University of Alaska Fairbanks Center for One Health Research will partner with the U.S. Department of State to host the international conference, One Health, One Future. This event is expected to be the largest circumpolar One Health conference held in the United States in 2020, with participation anticipated from across the Arctic region.

When: 
Fri, 03/27/2020 to Thu, 04/02/2020
Where: 
Akureyri, Iceland

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.

Observing for Action
When: 
Tue, 03/31/2020 to Thu, 04/02/2020
Where: 
Akureyri, Iceland

The 5th biennial AOS will be held as part of the Arctic Science Summit Week (ASSW) (27 March – 2 April). The theme of AOS 2020 is "Observing for Action".

When: 
Mon, 04/06/2020 to Fri, 04/10/2020
Where: 
Denver, Colorado

Join fellow geographers, GIS specialists, environmental scientists, and other leaders for the latest in research and applications in geography, sustainability, and GIScience. The meeting will feature more than 6,000 presentations, posters, workshops, and field trips by leading scholars, experts, and researchers.

When: 
Thu, 04/16/2020 to Fri, 04/17/2020
Where: 
Seattle, Washington

The seventh annual Arctic Encounter Symposium will take place in an expanded venue space at the Bell Harbor International Conference Center on Pier 66 in downtown Seattle in April 2020. The 2019 Arctic Encounter Seattle drew over 300 participants from over 20 nations, including over 80 speakers, 27 sponsors, 17 media partners, northern fashion and photography installations, 13 guest performers, the second annual Far North fashion show, and artist exhibitors.