Upcoming Events

Hosted during the ESA Living Planet Symposium 2016
When: 
Mon, 05/09/2016 to Fri, 05/13/2016
Where: 
Prague, Czech Republic

Since the start of operations, the CryoSat mission has been providing systematic data to the scientific community supported by validation and calibration activities to ensure high data quality. The 4th CryoSat Workshop is intended to provide a forum to present and discuss all topics related to the exploitation of the CryoSat mission and to identity novel scientific challenges.

The CryoSat 4th User Workshop is organised, as a dedicated event, within the Living Planet Symposium 2016.

Hosted during the ESA Living Planet Symposium 2016
When: 
Mon, 05/09/2016 to Fri, 05/13/2016
Where: 
Prague, Czech Republic

As you may know, four years ago, ESA, the Climate and Cryosphere (CliC) Project of the WCRP and EGU organized the first EO and Cryosphere Science Conference in ESRIN. This meeting will be a followup to that meeting. We will be looking for a wide discussion and networking forum for the cryosphere, climate, hydrology, modeling and EO communities to review the latest advances in the use of EO for cryosphere science and discuss the main scientific opportunities and research challenges for the future.

The purpose of this topical conference, jointly organized by ESA and CliC, is:

When: 
Mon, 05/09/2016 to Fri, 05/13/2016
Where: 
Prague, Czech Republic

The 2016 European Space Agency Living Planet Symposium will be held in Prague, Czech Republic, from 09 to 13 May 2016. It is organized with the support of the Ministry of Transport, Ministry of Environment and Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports of the Czech Republic.

The event, which in 2013 attracted 1800 participants, will focus on the exploitation of satellite data in various thematic domains:

When: 
Tue, 05/10/2016 to Fri, 05/13/2016
Where: 
Ann Arbor, Michigan

The organizers of the NextProf Science 2016 Workshop announce a call for applications. The workshop will be held 10-13 May 2016 in Ann Arbor, Michigan.

The NextProf Science 2016 Workshop aims to encourage talented scientists, who have a demonstrated commitment to diversity, to consider academia as a career. The workshop is targeted at postdoctoral fellows and advanced doctoral students and will help participants develop strategies that strengthen their ability to pursue academic careers.

When: 
Tue, 05/10/2016 to Wed, 05/11/2016
Where: 
Incheon, Republic of Korea

We are pleased to announce that Korea Polar Research Institute will hold the 22nd International Symposium on Polar Sciences in Incheon, the Republic of Korea on May 10-11, 2016 and that registration for the symposium has opened.

When: 
Fri, 05/13/2016
Where: 
Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Madrid, Spain

The proposed initiative is a conference focused on the role played by European non- Arctic Member States in designing a regional Arctic policy. The conference will be developed on the basis of selected papers focused on five key issues and a set of round table discussions will be coordinated by outstanding international lecturers and mediators, on the basis of a call of papers. The call is open to all early careers, researchers and senior scientists whose contributions can enrich the reflection of the early careers scientists and participants at the conference.

When: 
Tue, 05/24/2016 to Sun, 05/29/2016
Where: 
St. Petersburg, Russia

The XVI Glaciological Symposium will be held from 24 to 29 May 2016 in St.Petersburg, Russia. It is organized by the Institute of Geography of the Russian Academy of Sciences, and the Arctic and Antarctic Research Institute.

The Symposium will cover a wide range of topics:

The Blue Future of the Arctic
When: 
Wed, 05/25/2016 to Thu, 05/26/2016
Where: 
Bodø, Norway

Worldwide interest in the Arctic is increasing. Changing ice-conditions, regional growth and international geopolitics have placed the High North at the center of attention.

On May 24-26, the High North Center – under the Business School at the University of Nordland – invites you to participate in the High North Dialogue 2016. The theme of this year’s conference is The Blue Future of the Arctic.

When: 
Tue, 05/31/2016 to Fri, 06/03/2016
Where: 
Ann Arbor, Michigan

You are cordially invited to the 23rd IAHR International Symposium on Ice, which will be held from 31st of May to the 3rd of June 2016 in Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA. The 23rd IAHR International Symposium on Ice is sponsored by the International Association of HydroEnvironment Engineering and Research (IAHR). The successful event has been held previously in St. Petersburg, Russia (2004), Vancouver, Canada (2008), Lahti, Finland (2010), Dalian, China (2012) and Singapore (2014).

When: 
Wed, 06/01/2016 to Wed, 06/15/2016
Where: 
University of Alaska Fairbanks and Alaska's North Slope

The University of Alaska Fairbanks (UAF) announces a fifteen day summer course entitled "Arctic Alaska Environmental Change." The course is open to undergraduate and graduate students interested in Arctic environmental change. The three credit course will be held 1-15 June 2016 in Fairbanks and on Alaska's North Slope.