Association of Polar Early Career Scientists


logo assw2020The Arctic Science Summit Week 2020 is hosted by the Icelandic Centre for Research, Rannís, and the University of Akureyri, the ASSW 2020 will be an important part of the Icelandic Chairmanship of the Arctic Council.
Program Overview
27 March 2020 | Open Science Day
28 - 30 March 2020 | IASC Business Meetings & Partners Meetings
31 March - 2 April 2020 | 5th Arctic Observing Summit (AOS)

The Arctic Science Summit Week (ASSW) is to provide opportunities for coordination, cooperation and collaboration between the various scientific organizations involved in Arctic research and to economize on travel and time. More information can be found at the event website:

The AOS fosters communication and international collaboration and coordination of long-term observations aimed at improving understanding of and response to system-scale Arctic change. The theme of AOS 2020 is "Observing for Action". For more information, go to: AOS 2020 homepage.

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