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Arctic Frontiers Science 2020 takes place Tuesday 28 January until Thursday 30 January 2020 during Arctic Frontiers 2020 – Power of Knowledge. On behalf of the Arctic Frontiers Science Committees, we have great pleasure in inviting you to submit one or more abstracts to any of the four themes. The abstract submission system has just opened. All abstracts are reviewed by scientific experts for rating of abstract quality and presentation content. Deadline for conference abstract submission is Monday 23 September 2019.

In addition, presenters and attendees of Arctic Frontiers 2020 conference are encouraged to contribute to the Springer book volume “BUILDING COMMON INTERESTS IN THE ARCTIC OCEAN WITH GLOBAL INCLUSION” edited by Paul Arthur Berkman, Oran R. Young, Alexander Vylegzhanin, Ole Øvretveit and David A. Balton. The book volume is developed as a part of the collaboration between the Arctic Frontiers and the Science Diplomacy Center, Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, Tufts University. We expect that book contributors will give an oral presentation at Arctic Frontiers 2020.

Full Call for Papers – pdf

Submit you online through abstract submission system below.

Online abstract submission system

Arctic Frontiers Science 2020 will address the following themes:

  • Arctic Food Security
  • Knowledge-based development in the Arctic
  • Disruptive technologies
  • Local or Global Arctic? Multi-scaled considerations of connections and remoteness in climate-impacted communities

Rread more about the submission and the topics on the conference website.

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