This workshop will present how Copernicus supports EU’s policy actions by contributing to the monitoring of the Polar Regions. The workshop aims to address Polar resilience, the changing Arctic economy and not least the changing climate at both poles, and how Copernicus can support monitoring these key aspects and facilitate interactions and discussions between different stakeholders.

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Submit an abstract to the SIOS online conference on Earth observation and remote sensing applications in Svalbard.

The aim of the online conference is to promote the work of PhD students, postdocs, researchers, senior scientists, and academics who are actively contributing to the science of Svalbard, to review the state-of-the-art Earth Observation and Remote Sensing applications in Svalbard and  to provide a social experience to the Svalbard scientific community.

Abstract submission deadline: 25 August 2022

The 27th International Symposium on Polar Sciences  - Two decades of Korean Arctic research: Looking back to look forward 

The 27th International Symposium on Polar Sciences organized by Korea Polar Research Institute (KOPRI) will be held online on September 20-21, 2022. This symposium aims to bring polar scientists together to discuss their research findings and promote international collaborative research. Official Site

The fifth SIOS Polar Night Week (PNW) will take place in Longyearbyen, 23-27 January 2023.

This annual meeting brings the SIOS community together for science seminars, working group meetings and plenary discussions. One of the highlights is the release of newest issue of the State of Environmental Science (SESS) report.

The Arctic Science Summit Week (ASSW) is organized annually by the International Arctic Science Committee (IASC) to provide opportunities for coordination, cooperation and collaboration between the various scientific organizations involved in Arctic research. 

The programme for the ASSW 2023 includes two parts.

EMBO Practical Course Integrating traditional and molecular approaches in ecology of glacial habitats (ICME)

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This autumn SIOS offers a training course on how to effectively use AI methods in Arctic Earth observation with special focus on research in Svalbard. The goal of the course is to teach participants the basic skills needed to use AI methods with Arctic Earth observation datasets. The training will be delivered by remote sensing experts from SIOS member institutions, international researchers, and experts from the industry. Official Site

Time: 5 - 9 September 2022


Call for abstract - The cryosphere and cold region processes in the climate system

Aperte le sottomissioni degli abstract alla sessione UP2.4 The cryosphere and cold region processes in the climate system all'interno della EMS2022 di Bonn (Germania), 4-9 settembre 2022.  

Conveners: Renato R. Colucci (CNR-ISP), Andrea Fischer (Univ. Innsbruck)

EMS 2022 si svolgerà in modalità ibrida (presenza + remoto)


August 21–26, 2022 Reykjavík, Iceland

The new Second Circular is now available online.


The 2nd Climate Observation Conference will be built around topics such as:

- How do global climate observations support climate policies?

- How well do current climate observations support the understanding of climate change and variability?

- Networks and systems – what improvements are needed to better meet user needs?

- Data processing, archiving and stewardship.  

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