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1st Central European Polar Meeting


10.11. – 13.11.2015



Date and Venue:

10th to 13th November 2015; Austrian Academy of Sciences, Vienna


Scientific sessions and keynote speakers:


Climate Change and Impact on the Polar Cryosphere
                Konrad Steffen (WSL, Switzerland)


Polar Ecology
                Skip Walker (Alaska Geobotany Center, USA)


Permafrost under Climate Change
                Hugues Lantuit (Alfred Wegener Institute, Germany)


History of Polar Research
                Susan Barr (Directorate for Cultural Heritage and International Arctic Science Committee)


Arctic Social and Human Sciences
                Gertrude Saxinger (Austrian Polar Research Institute, Austria)

                Michal Łuszczuk (Maria Curie Sklodowska University in Lublin, Poland)


Abstract submission and registration:


Important Deadlines:

For submission of abstract: 3 August 2015

For early bird registration:  18 September 2015