Past Events

When: 
Tue, 11/14/2017 to Thu, 11/16/2017
Where: 
Lappia Hall, Rovaniemi, Finland

The Rovaniemi Arctic Spirit Conference is pleased to announce that our biannual Arctic conference will be held on 14–16 November 2017 in Lappia Hall, Hallituskatu 11, 96100 Rovaniemi.

Rovaniemi Arctic Spirit 2017 provides the most important Arctic forum in Finland 2017, at the beginning of the Finnish chairmanship of the Arctic Council. It is also held only a few weeks before Finland celebrates its 100 years of independence.

The conference is organized by the City of Rovaniemi, the University of Lapland and its Arctic Centre, together with the Arctic Society of Finland.

When: 
Mon, 11/06/2017 to Sat, 11/11/2017
Where: 
New Delhi, India

The 9th International Conference on Geomorphology of the International Association of Geomorphologists (IAG) will take place in New Delhi at Vigyan Bhawan from 6 to 11 November, 2017. The main theme of this Conference is “Geomorphology and Society”.

Organized by the Indian Institute of Geomorphologists and open to all scientists and practitioners, this Conference will include scientific sessions, keynote lectures and a Workshop devoted to Young Geomorphologists.

Our Ocean, Our Future
When: 
Fri, 11/03/2017 to Sun, 11/05/2017
Where: 
Shenzhen, China

BIT's 6th Annual World Congress of Ocean-2017 aims to bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results on ocean economy and policy, maritime law, integrated marine management and environment, integrated coastal zone management and oceanography. It also provides a premier interdisciplinary platform for researchers, professionals and educators to present and discuss the most recent innovations, trends, concerns and solutions adopted in ocean fields.

When: 
Wed, 10/18/2017
Where: 
Online

The National Science Foundation (NSF) invites investigators at U.S. organizations to submit proposals to conduct research about the Arctic. Arctic research includes field and modeling studies, data analysis, and synthesis about the arctic region.

When: 
Thu, 09/14/2017 to Fri, 09/15/2017
Where: 
St. Anne's College - University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom

This workshop will bring together senior and early career scientists to gain insight into the rapidly changing pan-Arctic land surface and boundary layer. The workshop will review current representation of Arctic ecosystem, carbon, water and energy balance

When: 
Tue, 09/05/2017 to Fri, 09/08/2017
Where: 
Magadan, Russia

Symposium themes include:

Cold-region hydrology in non-stationary world
When: 
Sat, 08/05/2017 to Sat, 08/12/2017
Where: 
Yakutsk, Russia

Organizers announce a call for abstracts for the 21st Northern Research Basins (NRB) Symposium and Workshop entitled, "Cold-region hydrology in non-stationary world."

Climate and landscape changes are causing the transformation of hydrological cycle in Arctic regions, with major impacts on society. The
21st NRB workshop will address the issues of hydrological research in cold regions, both in fundamental scientific and applied aspects,
including the studies of snow, glaciers, permafrost, frozen ground, groundwater, seasonally frozen rivers, and lakes.

Coming in from the Cold: Microbial Roles in the Warming Cryosphere
When: 
Wed, 08/09/2017 to Sat, 08/12/2017
Where: 
Nuuk, Greenland

Increasing focus on the Arctic region due to climate change and natural resources such as oil and minerals has made Greenland a hot topic recently and it is of course an excellent place to meet and discuss polar and alpine microbiology.

The theme of PAM 2017 will be: Coming in from the Cold: Microbial Roles in the Warming Cryosphere

Close Range Sensing Techniques in Alpine Terrain
When: 
Sun, 07/16/2017 to Sat, 07/22/2017
Where: 
Obergurgl, Austria

The main goal of the Joint Summer School 2017 is to provide participants with innovative practical and methodological skills to characterise complex terrain and objects using close-, near range and remote sensing techniques. The Summer School will be the second edition after a successful first version in 2015.

When: 
Mon, 07/10/2017 to Fri, 07/14/2017
Where: 
Columbia University, New York, New York

Sea level change is already impacting coastal communities globally and will continue to do so. To meet urgent societal needs for useful information on sea level, the World Climate Research Program (WCRP) has established the theme “Regional Sea-Level Change and Coastal Impacts”, as one of its cross-cutting “Grand Challenge” (GC) science questions.