Date and Time: Tuesday, 12 December 2017 | 12:30-1:30 p.m. CST

Location: Hampton Inn & Suites New Orleans-Convention Center, Louisiana 2nd floor in Riverside Room I

The Sea Ice Prediction Network (SIPN) convened an open meeting on Tuesday, 12 December from 12:30-1:30 p.m. in New Orleans, Louisiana, during the 2017 American Geophysical Union (AGU) fall meetings.

This meeting was open to the public and attended by 41 members of the sea ice research community.

The meeting agenda included: 

  • A discussion of the 2017 Arctic sea ice/Sea Ice Outlook season (a post-season report is forthcoming), 
  • An overview of the recently-funded "SIPN 2" project and collaborations, and
  • Opportunity for discussion and to share information on related efforts. 

The 2017 Arctic sea ice/Sea Ice Outlook Season, presented by Julienne Stroeve.
Download Julienne Stroeve's Presentation (PDF - 15.3 MB)

Overview of the SIPN2 Project and Collaborators, presented by Uma Bhatt and Cecilia Bitz.
Download Uma Bhatt's Presentation (PDF - 6.4 MB)

For questions about the meeting, please contact Betsy Turner-Bogren, ARCUS, (betsy [at]