Association of Polar Early Career Scientists


Guimaro Hugo APECS Online Conference 2020 March2020This year’s theme, "Opening Doors: Collaboration across knowledge systems" aims to encourage collaboration between early career researchers, science communicators, educators, and local community members in polar and alpine regions. Presenters will address this topic in relation to a wide range of research, including Climate, Biology, Cultural, Education, Geology, Environmental, Cryosphere, Oceanography and Policy research. Audience engagement is encouraged, with time for questions at the end of each presentation. The detailed conference programme including all abstracts can be found on the APECS International Online Conference 2020 Website. It is completely free to attend from the comfort of your home or office!

How to register? Please register separately for each session of the conference you wish to attend. Once you register you will receive a unique attendance link for each of the sessions you registered for in your email inbox. Please use the attendance links to join the conference as an audience member on 20 May, 2020 and please check that you are using the correct link for each session you wish to join. Please register as early as possible but no later than 30 minutes before the session starting time in order for you to receive your attendance link via email. Sessions are limited to 500 participants each. Note that session-timings are subject to change so do keep an eye on the schedule in the run-up to the conference.

 Session 1 (08:00 GMT - 10:45 GMT): Register to Session 1 HERE
 Session 2 (11:30 GMT - 14:05 GMT): Register to Session 2 HERE
 Session 3 (14:45 GMT - 17:00 GMT): Register to Session 3 HERE
 Session 4 (17:45 GMT - 20:00 GMT): Register to Session 4 HERE
 Session 5 (20:45 GMT - 23:00 GMT): Register to Session 5 HERE

You can for example use this converter to find out when the session is starting in your time zone.

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