Association of Polar Early Career Scientists


Instagram 1 APECS Workshop SCAR20201We are proud to announce  an early career workshop in collaboration with the Scientific Committee for Antarctic Research (SCAR) from 11-13 August, entirely online so join us for this unique event! The theme for the workshop is “Antarctic Science - Global Connections”, aiming to bring together polar ECRs from around the globe. Featured topics are Science Communication in the Southern Hemisphere and Logistical Collaboration. Learn more and register here!

Event date: 11-13th August, 2020

Location: Online! Join us on Zoom (links available in the registration form).

Topic overview:

August 11th: Introduction and Plenary

August 11th: Science Communication: what can we learn from journalists and outreach projects that have succeeded and Year of Polar Prediction (YOPP)

August 12th and 13th: Logistical Collaboration

Registration: To register, please click here.


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14473 Potsdam
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