The Arctic Science Summit Week…

The Arctic Science Summit Week – ASSW 2009– du 23 au 28 mars 09 à Bergen – Norvège:

« … The purpose of the summit is to provide opportunities for international coordination, collaboration and cooperation in all areas of Arctic science and to combine science and management meetings. The ASSW also offers insight into Arctic research undertaken by the host country. Side meetings organized by other groups with interests in Arctic science and policy will take place at the same time.

Theme sessions

=> Sea Ice changes and the impacts on Biodiversity and Human Communities
=> Arctic Climate Variability – Past to Future
=> The Role of the Arctic in the Global Change Process
=> Evolution of Arctic Ecosystems in a Warming World
=> Indigenous Cultures – Past to Future
=> Coastal Environments as a link between Land and Sea in the Arctic
=> Risks to Human Health from a changing Arctic
=> History of Arctic Science … more info >>