CIRC research symposium 2018

Date: 2018-09-12—2018-09-14
Location: Abisko Scientific Research Station
The event is for: students - anyone - employees

The symposium will include 3 sessions, excursions and several invited speakers. To allow as many as possible to present their work we plan a mix of longer talks and shorter speed talks + poCIRCsters.

Registration and accommodation
Please visit https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/QY6HBVS to register, deadline 18 August.

Do not forget to book your room at the research station (NordGIS.org) well in advance, as September is a busy time of year.

Agenda
12 September: Symposium start around 17:00 so it will be possible to arrive with the day train from Umeå to Abisko Östra.
13 September: Two sessions (research presentations and discussions) and excursions. Evening poster session and tundra bar.
14 September: Final Session. Departure with train during the day.

Invited speakers (so far)
-Syndonia (Donie) Bret-Harte. Toolik Field Station, Institute of Arctic Biology, University of Alaska Fairbanks, USA.
-Greg Henry. Department of Geography, University of British Columbia, Canada.
-Joan Nymand Larsen. Stefansson Arctic Institute, Akureyri, Iceland.

Sessions
1 - Climate impacts on ecological dynamics
2 - Human dimensions of environmental change
3 - Climate impacts on biogeochemical cycles

 


Organizer: CIRC
Contact person: Jan Karlsson
Event type: Other
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