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47th International Arctic Workshop

Polar Climate and Sea Level: Past, Present & Future

Dates

  • Mar 23-25, 2017

Location:

Buffalo, New York

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THE ANNUAL INTERNATIONAL ARCTIC WORKSHOP 2017
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23-35 March 2017 (Thursday - Saturday)
Buffalo, New York

Hosted by the Center for Geohazards Studies, University of Buffalo

The 2017 Arctic Workshop welcomes a community that includes all career stages – from student to distinguished world-class expert.


OPEN TOPICS

The Arctic Workshop is open to all interested in high latitude environments, including the past, present, and future. Talks and posters on all aspects of Arctic science, social science, and engineering are invited, including Arctic and Antarctic climate, anthropology, atmospheric chemistry, engineering and infrastructure, environmental geochemistry, paleoenvironment, sociology, archeology, geomorphology, hydrology, glaciology, soils, ecology, oceanography, Quaternary history and more.  If you are studying the Arctic, this is the conference for you.

THEME

“Polar Climate and Sea Level: Past, Present & Future." Please consider contributing to this *optional* Workshop theme.  The program will be organized in sessions developed from the submitted abstracts. Under the main umbrella theme will be sub-themes on topics ranging from The Greenland Ice Sheet to Hazards of Polar Change to the Climate History of Baffin Bay.

SCHEDULE

Reception and registration: Wednesday evening, March 22nd.
Main program: Thursday, Friday, and part of Saturday, March 23rd – 25th.
End time: Meeting will end part way through Saturday (exact time will be posted after abstract deadline)

Field trip: An optional ~3-hr-long field trip to Niagara Falls will depart at the close of the conference.

WEBSITE, REGISTRATION & LODGING 

See workshop website at https://geohazards.buffalo.edu/aw2017/