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


2020

New Zealand Snow and Ice Research Group (SIRG: the New Zealand branch of IGS) Annual Workshop

3–5 February 2020
Matiu/Somes Island, Wellington, New Zealand

SIRG website


International Symposium on Ice Streams and Outlet Glaciers

19–24 July​ 2020
Durham University,
Durham, UK

Second circular as PDF

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


International Symposium on Ice, Snow and Water in a Warming World (Cryosphere 2020)

21–24 September​ 2020
Reykjavík, Iceland

Contacts:
Secretary General, International Glaciological Society (IGS)
Þorsteinn Þorsteinsson <thor@vedur.is>



2021

International Symposium on Interactions of Ice Sheets and Glaciers with the Ocean

27 June–2 July 2021
La Jolla, California, USA

Contacts:
Secretary General, International Glaciological Society (IGS)
Helen Amanda Fricker <hafricker@ucsd.edu>


International Symposium on Science and Mitigation of Glacier and Snow Hazards

5–10 September
Davos, Switzerland

Contacts:
Secretary General, International Glaciological Society (IGS)


International Symposium on Glaciology and Society

4–8 October
Bilbao, Basque Country
, (Spain)

Contacts:
Secretary General, International Glaciological Society (IGS)
Sergio Henrique Faria <sh.faria@bc3research.org>

2022

International Symposium on Maritime Glaciers

June 2022
Juneau, Alaska, USA

Topics – more to be added:
– tidewater glaciers
– mass balance and run-off from maritime glaciers
– impacts on marine ecosystems

Contacts:
Secretary General, International Glaciological Society (IGS)
Jason Amundson <jmamundson@alaska.edu>


International Symposium on the Edges of Glaciology

July​ 2022
Limerick, Ireland

The conference will focus on edges in glaciology, which may include: beds of ice sheets or glaciers, supraglacial processes, crevasses, calving, grain boundaries (of ice and snow crystals), and perhaps philosophical edges.

Contacts:
Secretary General, International Glaciological Society (IGS)
Andrew Fowler, University of Limerick


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

September​ 2022
Valdivia, Chile

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

2023

International symposium on Glacier and Ice Sheet Motion: Mechanics, Constraints, and Consequences

July 2023
Missoula, Montana, USA

Contacts:
Secretary General, International Glaciological Society (IGS)
Jesse Johnson, University of Montana <jesse.johnson@mso.umt.edu>