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1 August 2008 Calendar

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3–5 September 2008

4th Latin American Symposium on Antarctic Research and 7th Chilean Meeting on Antarctic Research

Valparaiso, Chile

3–11 September 2008

The XIV Glaciological Symposium—Glaciology from International Geophysical Year to International Polar Year

Irkutsk, Russian Federation

7–9 September 2008

International Symposium: Looking beyond the International Polar Year—Emerging and re-emerging issues in international law and policy in the Polar Regions 2008

Akureyri, Iceland

8–9 September 2008

International Glaciological Society British Branch Annual Meeting 2008

School of the Environment and Society, Swansea University, U.K.

8–11 September 2008

International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development (ICIMOD)—10th International Symposium on High Mountain Remote Sensing Cartography (HMRSC-X)

Kathmandu, Nepal

9–13 September 2008

International Association of Geomorphologists—3rd I.A.G./A.I.G. SEDIBUD Workshop: Sediment Budgets in Changing High-Latitude and High-Altitude Cold Environments

Boulder, Colorado, U.S.A.

9–20 September 2008

Utrecht University and University of Copenhagen Karthaus 2008 summer course—Ice Sheets and Glaciers in the Climate System

Karthaus, northern Italy

12 September 2008

Sixth Meeting of the U.K. Sea Ice Group

University of Bangor, Bangor, Wales

15–17 September 2008

2008 AAAS Arctic Division Annual Meeting—Growing Sustainability Science in the North: the Resilience of the People in the Arctic

Fairbanks, Alaska, U.S.A.

15–25 September 2008

International Association of Geomorphologists (I.A.G./A.I.G.), Romanian Association of Geomorphologists—Regional Conference on Geomorphology: Landslides, Floods and Global Environmental Change in Mountain Regions

Brasov, Romania

18–20 September 2008

Forum for Research into Ice Shelf Processes Workshop (FRISP 2008), a joint meeting with the West Antarctic Ice Sheet (WAIS) Initiative—topics include mass balance, dynamics and break up of ice shelves, mass transport across the grounding line, ocean circulation in front and underneath of ice shelves, recent meteorological processes in the Weddell sea area, climatic information from ice cores in the Weddell sea area

Losehill Hall, Hope Valley, Derbyshire, U.K.

19–22 September 2008

10th INTIMATE High Precision Correlation Workshop: Integration of Ice Core, Marine and Terrestrial Records 2008

Oxford, U.K.

20–24 September 2008

Cold and Arid Regions Environmental and Engineering Research Institute—International Workshop on World Glacier Inventory

Lanzhou, China

Contact Shiyin Liu at

21–26 September 2008

International Snow Science Workshop (Whistler 2008)—A Merger of Theory and Practice

Whistler, British Columbia, Canada

22–26 September 2008

International Council for the Exploration of the Sea (ICES)—2008 Annual Science Conference

Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

24–26 September 2008

Korea Polar Research Institute (KOPRI)—15th International Symposium on Polar Sciences: Polar Ecosystems; Biodiversity and Adaptation

Incheon, South Korea

24–27 September 2008

Fifth Northern Research Forum Open Assembly—Seeking Balance in a Changing North

Anchorage, Alaska, U.S.A.

2–3 October 2008

Exploring Domestic Spaces in the Circumpolar North Conference

Tromsø, Norway

2–4 October 2008

1st PAGES Working Group Workshop on Past Interglacials (PIGS 2008)

Bernin (Grenoble), France

2–4 October 2008

The 16th Arctic Conference

Barrow, Alaska, U.S.A.

Contact Anne Jensen at

5–9 October 2008

Geological Society of America 2008 Annual Meeting—Special Session: “Ancient Polar Ecosystems and Environments: Proxies for Understanding Climate Change and Global Warming”

Houston, Texas, U.S.A.

Contact Anthony Fiorillo at

8–10 October 2008

Canadian Public Works Association—Mid Canada Snow Conference and Trade Show 2008

Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada

8–10 October 2008

International Polar Year—Human Dimensions in the Circumpolar Arctic: An Interdisciplinary Conference

Umeå, Sweden

9–12 October 2008

International Polar Year—Global Change in Our Communities: Society for Advancement of Chicanos and Native Americans in Science National Conference

Salt Lake City, Utah, U.S.A.

14–16 October 2008

U.S. National Park Service—Park Science in the Arctic: Alaska Park Science Symposium 2008

Fairbanks, Alaska, U.S.A.

14–18 October 2008

5th International Conference on Marine Mammals of the Holarctic 2008

Odessa, Ukraine

15–17 October 2008

The 3rd International Polar Year (IPY) Workshop on Sustaining Arctic Observing Networks

Helsinki, Finland

23–25 October 2008

16th Inuit Studies Conference: Imagining Inuit Imagining

Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada


3–5 November 2008

European Science Foundation—Arctic Ocean History, From Speculation to Reality: A Workshop to Prepare for Arctic Ocean Scientific Drilling

Bremerhaven, Germany

4–6 November 2008

First International Symposium on the Arctic Research (ISAR-1)—Drastic Change under the Global Warming

Miraikan, Tokyo, Japan

9–11 November 2008

Russian Academy of Sciences 8th annual Conference—Nature of the Shelf and Archipelagos of the European Arctic

Murmansk, Russian Federation


10–13 November 2008

Quaternary Climate: from Pole to Pole EPICA Open Science Conference

Venice, Italy

11–15 November 2008

World Conference on Marine Biodiversity—Special Session: Marine Biodiversity in Polar Regions

Valencia, Spain

24–28 November 2008

European Geosciences Union—Fourth EGU Alexander von Humboldt International Conference: the Andes, Challenge for Geosciences

Santiago, Chile

Contact Peter Fabian (EGU) at; René Garreaud (Universidad de Chile) at

9–12 December 2008

International Arctic Change 2008 Conference

Quebec City, Quebec, Canada

15–19 December 2008

American Geophysical Union—2008 Fall Meeting

San Francisco, California, U.S.A.

26–29 January 2009

2030 NORTH: A National Planning Conference

Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

15–20 March 2009

Gordon Research Conference on Polar Marine Science—Beyond IPY: Crossing Boundaries

Lucca (Barga), Italy

6–8 April 2009

4th Malaysian International Seminar on Antarctic: Legacy of IPY to the Tropics

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

6–10 April 2009

International Glaciological Society—International Symposium on Snow and Avalanches

Manali, India

25–28 May 2009

American Geophysical Union—2009 Joint Assembly

Toronto, Ontario, Canada

27–29 May 2009

5th International Biennial Workshop on Advanced Ground Penetrating Radar (IWAGPR 2009)—Topics: Antennas and GPR systems; Numerical Modeling; Survey and Calibration Methods; Inverse Problems/Tomography; Civil Engineering; Glaciology/Permafrost

Granada, Spain

12–17 July 2009

23rd International Conference on the History of Cartography—Maps, Myths, and Narratives: Cartography of the Far North

The Royal Library, Copenhagen, Denmark

19–29 July 2009

2009 Joint Assembly of the International Association of Meteorology and Atmospheric Science, International Association for the Physical Sciences of the Oceans, and the International Association for the Cryospheric Sciences—Our Warming Planet

Montréal, Québec, Canada

27–31 July 2009

International Glaciological Society—International Symposium on Glaciology in the International Polar Year

Newcastle upon Tyne, U.K.

14–18 December 2009

American Geophysical Union—2009 Fall Meeting

San Francisco, California, U.S.A.

8–10 February 2010

International Winter Road Congress and Exhibition (PIARC 2010)

Quebec City, Quebec, Canada

31 May–4 June 2010

International Symposium on Sea Ice: Includes Topic: the role of sea ice in the physical and biogeochemical system

Tromsø, Norway

13–17 December 2010

American Geophysical Union—2010 Fall Meeting

San Francisco, California, U.S.A.

12–16 December 2011

American Geophysical Union—2011 Fall Meeting

San Francisco, California, U.S.A.

5–15 August 2012

34th International Geological Congress

Brisbane, Australia

Contact I. Lambert at

14–18 December 2012

American Geophysical Union—2012 Fall Meeting

San Francisco, California, U.S.A.

"Calendar," Arctic, Antarctic, and Alpine Research 40(3), 606-608, (1 August 2008).[CAL]2.0.CO;2
Published: 1 August 2008

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