This will be a joint conference with IASC (International Arctic Science Committee), hosted by the Swiss Committee on Polar and High Altitude Research in Davos, Switzerland. The Conference will include SCAR, IASC and other business and satellite meetings, an Open Science Conference and the SCAR Delegates' Meeting.
The organizers of POLAR2018 are now accepting session proposals for the joint SCAR and IASC Open Science Conference “Where the Poles meet“, which will be held on 19 - 23 June 2018.
We also encourage including early-career scientists as conveners and encourage diversity regarding conveners’ nationalities, gender, and where possible, indigenous peoples. The tasks of the conveners include:
Depending on the session proposals received, the International Scientific Organizing Committee might have to merge similar session where necessary and appropriate.
Session proposal submission deadline: 30 November 2016
Notification of lead conveners: 31 March 2017
Further deadlines can be found under Programme on the Conference website.
The co-chairs of the International Scientific Organizing Committee: