SEARCH Meetings at AGU
American Geophysical Union (AGU) Fall Meeting
9–13 December 2013
San Francisco, California


Monday, 9 December 2013
12:30-1:30 p.m. PST
Moscone West, Room 2018

The Interagency Arctic Research Policy Committee (IARPC) and SEARCH are co-hosting a Town Hall Meeting to discuss IARPC and SEARCH activities and to solicit input on future activities.

The Town Hall will:

  • Provide updates on IARPC and SEARCH missions and activities.
  • Present and discuss how IARPC and SEARCH are working together.
  • Discuss how researchers can participate in IARPC and SEARCH, and
    benefits gained from participation.
  • Gather input from the community on the future direction of IARPC
    and SEARCH.
  • Address questions and concerns.

Members of the Arctic science, education, and policy communities are invited to attend; students and early career scientists are especially encouraged to participate. Light refreshments will be provided.

If you have any specific issues or questions you would like us to address during the Town Hall, please provide your input via this simple web form.


Hajo Eicken (PDF - 1.6 MB)

SEARCH Posters

Wednesday, 11 December 2013
Poster Hall (Moscone South)

C31B-0645. Creating collaboration opportunities for marine research across the Arctic: The SEARCH-ACCESS partnership and an emerging sea ice prediction research network.

C31B-0648. SEARCH: Study of Environmental Arctic Change—A System-scale, Cross-disciplinary Arctic Research Program

SEARCH Side Meetings

In addition to the IARPC/SEARCH Town Hall and poster presentations, a SEARCH Science Steering Committee meeting will be held on 11 December and an Observing Change Panel meeting on 12 December.

Other SEARCH-Relevant Activities

Sea Ice Prediction Network Town Hall: Wednesday, 11 December, 6:30-7:30pm, San Francisco Marriott, Pacific Room J.{more}

International Study of Arctic Change (ISAC) Town Hall: Thursday, 12 December, 7:00-9:00pm, San Francisco Marriott, Pacific Room J. {more}

IARPC Glacier-Fjord Implementation Team Open Meeting: Tuesday, 10 December, 6:00-9:00pm, San Francisco Marriott, Pacific Room J. {more}

NSF Arctic Sciences Town Hall: Tuesday, 10 December, 12:00-1:30pm, San Francisco Marriott, Pacific Room J. {more}

For more information on SEARCH activities at AGU, please contact Helen Wiggins at helen [at]