Participants at Arctic Frontiers are welcome to attend a special event, Arctic Frontiers Plus: Arctic Council 20 Years, on January 25, 2016 in Auditorium 1 at UiT The Arctic University of Norway, organized by the Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs.



The 4th China-Nordic Arctic Cooperation Symposium will take place in Rovaniemi, Finland, June 6-9, 2016. The meeting is hosted by the Arctic Centre, University of Lapland and organized by the China-Nordic Arctic Research Centre (CNARC). The call for abstracts is now open, with a deadline of February 25, 2016.





The Calotte Academy 2016 will be organized from 30 May to 5 June, 2016 in Rovaniemi and Inari, Finland; Apatity and Murmansk, Russia; Kirkenes and Neiden, Norway. The theme of the travelling symposium 2016 will be ‘Resilience related to Sustainable Development in Globalization’. The Call for Abstracts is now open.

The Calotte Academy 2016 will be organized from 30 May to 5 June, 2016 in Rovaniemi and Inari, Finland; Apatity and Murmansk, Russia; Kirkenes and Neiden, Norway. The theme of the travelling symposium 2016 will be ‘Resilience related to Sustainable Development in Globalization’. The Call for Abstracts is now open.

The key issues of the conference are aspects and prospects of Arctic and Continental shelf development, the role of Arctic region in meeting energy demand, legislative support for offshore projects development, international experience of exploration and drilling operations under challenging conditions in Arctic region with t...

The University of Northern British Columbia has published the January 2016 edition of the Northern Voice, its newsletter on northern issues and activities from its Northern Studies Program.  This edition highlights the 65th Annual Polar Day at UNBC, which takes place on January 15, 2016.

Every summer, the Bergen Summer Research School (BSRS) gathers one hundred doctoral students and young researchers of all disciplines from all around the world to tackle some of the greatest challenges of our time — this year: water. June 13-24, 2016 at the University of Bergen

The University of Alberta,  in cooperation with the UiT - The Arctic University of Norway and the University of the Arctic (UArctic) network will launch a unique Arctic Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) this week. The course will give the students an introduction to climatic issues and environmental changes in the Arctic.