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


2019

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

20–22 February 2019
Kurow, New Zealand

First Circular as PDF

SIRG website


2019 Alpine Glaciology Meeting

28 February – 01 March 2019
Innsbruck
, Austria

Meeting website


International Symposium on Mitigation Measures against Snow Avalanches and Other Rapid Gravity Mass Flows

3–5 April 2019
Siglufjörður, Iceland

Second Circular as PDF

Symposium website


International Symposium on Glacial 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

8–12 July 2019
Stanford, California, USA

Second Circular as PDF

Online symposium materials

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


International Symposium on Sea Ice at the Interface

18–23 August 2019
Winnipeg, Canada

Symposium materials

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


International Glaciological Society British Branch Meeting

4–5 September 2019
Northumbria University​, UK

Contact: Nick Rutter <igsbb2019@northumbria.ac.uk>
See meeting website


8th International Ice Drill Symposium

30 September – 3 October 2019
Copenhagen, Denmark

Contacts: D. Dahl-Jensen or S.B. Hansen on <(icedrillsymposium@nbi.ku.dk>
See symposium website


International Glaciological Society Nordic Branch Meeting

30 October–1 November 2019
Reykholt, Iceland

Contact: Hrafnhildur Hannesdóttir <hh@vedur.is>
See meeting website



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

First 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>