Association of Polar Early Career Scientists


POLAR2018POLAR 2018 is the joint SCAR and IASC Conference which will be held in Davos, Switzerland 15-26 June 2018.

It includes 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


POLAR2018 Poster Award Winners

Over 150 early career researchers recently show-cased their reserach as part of the poster competition held during the POLAR2018 conference (Davos, Switzerland, 15-26 June). The well-deserved prizes (based on geographical region) were awarded at the closing ceremony.  The competition was organised by APECS and coordinated by Ruth Vingerhagen on behalf of the International Arctic Science Committee (IASC) and the Scientific Committee on Antarctic Research (SCAR) . We sincerely thank all the judges who contributed their time to judge the posters!

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