A free livestream of the 2020 Polar Technology Conference plenary sessions will broadcast during each day of the conference. Specific times are provided below. Information on sessions and speakers can be found by viewing the Agenda. Instructions for connecting to the livestream will be added below before the conference begins on the morning of Tuesday, 10 March.

Livestream Schedule

Streaming will pause during scheduled breaks and lunch

Day 1 - Tuesday, 10 March - 9:00 am – 4:00 pm MDT
Day 2 - Wednesday, 11 March - 8:50 am – 3:00 pm MDT
Day 3 - Thursday, 12 March - 8:50 am – 3:00 pm MDT

If you are unable to watch the full livestream event, a recording will also be made available after the conference.

Livestream Options

Option 1
Connect to our PTC livestream via Zoom to send in your questions and comments via chat. If you have not used Zoom before, please allow 5 minutes to download and run the app. Instructions:

Zoom Meeting Link:
Enter Meeting ID: 934 652 144

Dial in by phone:
+1 669 900 6833 US
+ 1-855-880-1246 US Toll-free
Meeting ID: 934 652 144
Find your local number:

Option 2

Stream the PTC in view-only mode on YouTube.

YouTube link will be added here at 8:30 am MDT each day of the conference.

Social Media

Join the virtual #PTC2020 conversation on social media! Please tag and follow ARCUS on Twitter @arcticresearch.