The call for abstracts is open for the 12th International Conference on Permafrost, 22-26 June, 2020 in Lanzhou, China. The conference theme is "Permafrost environments under persistent warming: Challenges for scientific assessment and engineering practice". The deadline for abstract submission is the 15th of January 2020

See a list of sessions here:

Call for abstracts:

Please visit the conference website for the information you need to plan your conference attendance and trip to Lanzhou, China, including planned scientific sessions, field trip details, and visa information.

In order to support early career researcher attendance at ICOP 2020, early career researchers can apply to have their registration fee waived. This grant program is made possible by financial support from the International Permafrost Association (IPA).

You must be an undergraduate or graduate student who submitted at least one abstract to ICOP 2020 to apply.

If you meet this requirement, please download and complete the application form, and send it to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to apply. The final day applications will be accepted is January 15, 2020.

Click here to download the application form.