The conference is organized by the UArctic Thematic Network on Regional Development in the North, among other partners, including The Norwegian State Housing Bank, Finnmark University College and the Arctic Council.
Focussing on the special architectural and technological, as well as cultural, environmental and economical challenges different places in the North are facing, the Borealis Conference will feature various sessions on themes relevant to housing, city planning and regional development in the Circumpolar North.
The conference will be part of the city of Alta's Borealis Festival, which features winter cultural and musical activities.
For more information on the Borealis Conference 2007, consult the conference invitation or visit the website. An updated program will be available soon.