Association of Polar Early Career Scientists


POLAR2018POLAR 2018 was a joint conference organized by the International Arctic Science Committee (IASC) and the Scientific Committee on Antarctic Research (SCAR) held in Davos, Switzerland from 15-26 June 2018.

It included the following meetings:

  • XXXV SCAR Biennial Meeting
  • Arctic Science Summit Week 2018 & IASC Business Meetings
  • SCAR/IASC Open Science Conference
  • 2018 Arctic Observing Summit
  • 2nd APECS World Summit

APECS organized several activities during the conference among others the poster awards and the APECS World Summit 2018. We also to distribute travel awards provided by several organizations to participants of the conference. Read about some of the highlights below. 


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