Arctic Science

summit week
12-18 march 2016



Arctic Science Summit Week is the annual gathering of international scientists and policymakers who advance Arctic research. Through separate but related meetings and events, the Summit provides opportunities for international coordination, collaboration and cooperation in all fields of Arctic science. Program and major events include:

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12–15 March: Arctic Science Summit Week Business Meetings

15–17 March: Arctic Council Senior Arctic Officials Meeting

15–18 March: Arctic Observing Summit

9–15 March: Model Arctic Council

15 March: International Arctic Assembly

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Speakers and Spotlighted Arctic Researchers

Arctic Science Summit Week will feature prominent scientists in a wide variety of Arctic research disciplines.

Martin Forsius

Finnish Environment Institute

Paul Holthus

World Ocean Council

Jeremy Mathis

Ocean Acidification Research Center

Anna Liljedahl

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We Thank Our Partners

The generous support of our partners is essential to a successful conference. They are committed to advancing international cooperation in Arctic research, and provide the necessary monetary and in-kind support to make this event possible.

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