Association of Polar Early Career Scientists


We are pleased to announce that the Association for Polar Early Career Scientists (APECS) is organising a 1 day event "Research in Svalbard: An APECS Workshop​". The workshop is a side event for the Svalbard Science Conference (SSC), and aims to bring together early career and established researchers with any interest in research or field work on Svalbard.

Date: Monday 4th November  

Time: 0930-1900h 

Location: Tøyen Hovedgård, Oslo, Norway.

Cost: Free!

Travel and accommodation support is available (apply before 1st September). Early career SSC participants will be prioritised. All workshop participants are encouraged to submit an abstract for an oral or poster presentation. Lunch, breaks and tapas provided.

Registration, abstract submission, and travel applications:​ 

Contact APECS

APECS International Directorate
Alfred Wegener Institute, Helmholtz Center for Polar and Marine Research
Telegrafenberg A45
14473 Potsdam
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