Upcoming Events

Towards an Understanding and Assessment of Human Impact on Coastal Marine Environments
When: 
Mon, 05/17/2021 to Fri, 05/21/2021
Where: 
Liège, Belgium

Note: The 52nd Liège Colloquium on Ocean Dynamics was originally scheduled for May 2020, but was postponed to May 2021 due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

When: 
Sun, 06/06/2021 to Sat, 06/12/2021
Where: 
Quebec City, Quebec, Canada

The conference will focus on contribution of librarians and archivists to the sharing of northern and polar cultures and knowledge. The event will be an excellent opportunity to:

Looking Back and Looking Forward
When: 
Tue, 06/15/2021 to Sat, 06/19/2021
Where: 
Arkhangelsk, Russia

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the IASSA Council has voted unanimously to postpone ICASS X from June 2020 to June 2021.

Read more here.


The International Arctic Social Sciences Association (IASSA) invites abstract submissions for the 10th International Congress of Arctic Social Sciences (ICASS X).

When: 
Sun, 07/11/2021 to Fri, 07/16/2021
Where: 
University of Colorado, Boulder

Organizers of the 2021 Regional Conference on Permafrost (RCOP) invite session proposals that address science and/or engineering topics with a focus on permafrost.

For the first time the Regional Conference on Permafrost will be combined with the bi-annual International Conference on Cold Regions Engineering. The conference will bring together international participants who will have the opportunity to organize side-project meetings and enjoy field trips to the nearby Rocky Mountains.

When: 
Mon, 09/27/2021 to Fri, 10/01/2021
Where: 
Reykjavík, Iceland

This symposium will bring together scientists, stakeholders and policy makers for a discussion on the latest results from studies of the entire cryosphere, which plays an important role in the hydrological cycle and the Earth System and is one of the most useful indicators of climate change. The symposium will allow ample time for panel discussions on scientific results, new technologies, research gaps and future perspectives in the light of the Paris Agreement, which calls for limiting global warming to 1.5–2°C.

Permafrost Environment Under Persistent Warming: Challenges for Scientific Assessment & Engineering Practice
When: 
Mon, 06/20/2022 to Fri, 06/24/2022
Where: 
Lanzhou, China

[The 12th International Conference on Permafrost was originally scheduled for June 2020, but was postponed two years due to COVID-19.]


The 12th International Conference on Permafrost (ICOP2020) will be held in Lanzhou, China. The general theme of the congress is “Permafrost Environment Under Persistent Warming: Challenges for Scientific Assessment & Engineering Practice”.

Sessions will include: