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Symposia and workshops organized, sponsored or co-sponsored by the IGS



2017

International Symposium on the Cryosphere in a Changing Climate

12–17 February 2017
Wellington, New Zealand

Sponsored by the International Glaciological Society (IGS), the International Association of Cryospheric Sciences (IACS), and the Climate and Cryosphere (CliC) project.

Contacts:
Secretary General, International Glaciological Society (IGS)
Secretary General, International Association of Cryospheric Sciences (IACS), and Chair of Local Organizing Committee
Director, Climate and Cryosphere (CliC)


2017 Glacial Seismology Training School

11–17 June 2017
Fort Collins, Colorado, USA

Sponsored by the National Science Foundation (NSF) through the Antarctica Network (ANET) component of the Polar Earth Observing Network (POLENET) project, by the Scientific Community on Antarctic Research (SCAR) through the Solid Earth Responses and influences on Cryospheric Evolution (SERCE) program, by the International Glaciological Society (IGS), and by the International Association of Cryospheric Sciences (IACS) of the International Union of Geodesy and Geophysics (IUGG).

See school website

Climate Impacts on Glaciers and Biosphere in Fuego-Patagonia

14–19 July 2017
Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Berlin, Germany

Organized by the GABY-VASA project and co-sponsored by the International Glaciological Society (IGS).

The program of the Conference is now online

Contact: Christoph Schneider, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin <christoph.schneider@geo.hu-berlin.de>

Links to circular and the conference website


International Symposium on Polar Ice, Polar Climate, Polar Change:
Remote sensing advances in understanding the cryosphere

14–19 August 2017
Boulder, Colorado, USA

Contact: Secretary General, International Glaciological Society


International Glaciological Society British Branch Meeting

6–7 September 2017
Lancaster University, UK
Contact: Amber Leeson <a.leeson@lancaster.ac.uk>

Registration and abstract submission and further detail can be accessed on the local website


International Glaciological Society Nordic Branch Meeting

25–27 October 2017
Uppsala, Sweden

Meeting website
Contact: Veijo Pohjola <veijo.pohjola@geo.uu.se>; Rickard Pettersson, <rickard.pettersson@geo.uu.se>; Ward van Pelt <wjjvanpelt@gmail.com>


2018

International Symposium on Cryosphere and Biosphere

14–19 March 2018
Kyoto, Japan

Contacts:
Secretary General, International Glaciological Society (IGS)
Professor Nozomu Takeuchi; Chiba University, Chiba, Japan <ntakeuch@faculty.chiba-u.jp>


International Symposium on Timescales, Processes and Ice Sheet Changes

3–8 June 2018
Buffalo, NY, USA

Contacts:
Secretary General, International Glaciological Society (IGS)
Beáta Csathó; University at Buffalo, NY, USA <bcsatho@buffalo.edu>


2019

International Symposium on Erosion and Sedimentation

12–17 May 2019
Madison, USA

Contacts:
Secretary General, International Glaciological Society (IGS)
Neal Iverson <niverson@iastate.edu>



International Symposium on Five Decades of Radioglaciology

24–28 June 2019
Stanford, California, USA

Contacts:
Secretary General, International Glaciological Society (IGS)
Dustin Schroeder <Dustin.M.Schroeder@stanford.edu>


International Symposium on Sea Ice

August 2019
Winnipeg, Canada

Contacts:
Secretary General, International Glaciological Society (IGS)
David Barber, University of Manitoba <David.Barber@umanitoba.ca>


International Symposium on Snow and Avalanches

23–27 September 2019
Chandigarh, India

Contacts:
Secretary General, International Glaciological Society (IGS)

2020

International Symposium on Ice Stream Dynamics

Late August/beginning September​ 2020
Durham, UK

Contacts:
Secretary General, International Glaciological Society (IGS)
Chris Stokes <c.r.stokes@durham.ac.uk>

2021

International Symposium on Southern Hemisphere Glaciers under Pressure: subglacial lakes, subaquatic environments, calving glaciers and climate

September​ 2021
Valdivia, Chile

Contacts:
Secretary General, International Glaciological Society (IGS)
Andrés Rivera, Centro de Estudios Cientificos, arivera@cecs.cl