Association of Polar Early Career Scientists


SCAR logo white backgroundWe are excited to share the SCAR Open Science Conference 2022 Pre-Conference Circular with you.

The National Centre for Polar and Ocean Research (NCPOR), an autonomous organization under the Ministry of Earth Sciences (MoES), Government of India, takes pride and pleasure in hosting the SCAR Open Science Conference 2022. The theme of the conference is "Antarctica in a Changing World." The conference will be held online.

Important Dates

1st February 2022 - Abstract submission opens
1st June 2022 - Abstract submission closes
2nd June 2022 - Registration opens
27-29 July 2022 - SCAR Business Meeting (online)
1st - 10th August 2022 - SCAR Open Science Conference (online)
5-7 September 2022 - SCAR Delegates Meeting (in-person with limited online facilitation of reporting)

The SCAR Open Science Conference 2022 will will feature a comprehensive schedule of meetings, symposia, virtual side events and social activities, daily plenary lectures and poster sessions in an innovative online format.

The conference includes a wide range of parallel sessions from the Physical Sciences, Life Sciences, Geosciences, Humanities and Social Sciences and Cross-Disciplinary Topics. Click here to see the full list of proposed sessions.
Proposals for additional sessions are welcomed. Please send your suggestions to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for consideration.

Please contact the SCAR 2022 Project Management Team for more information or to find out how you can get involved at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Make sure to keep and eye on our website for updates:

We look forward to "seeing" you at the SCAR Open Science Conference 2022.
With best wishes,
The SCAR Secretariat

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