FORUMS AND EVENTS

The German Arctic Office initiates and organizes national Arctic meetings and events in cooperation with partners from science, politics and industry, and; supports the Federal Government in the representation of German Arctic research and policy at international conferences.

31 January - 1 February 2018, Hannover

The Federal Institute for Geosciences and Natural Resources (BGR) organized in cooperation with the German Arctic Office at the Alfred Wegener Institute Helmholtz Centre for Polar and Marine Research, the Institute of Advanced Sustainability Studies e.V. and the GEOMAR Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research Kiel a Workshop on „Geoscientific Contributions for a Better Understanding of the Arctic System".

31 January - 1 February 2018
Federal Institute for Geosciences and Natural Resources (BGR)
Geozentrum Hannover
Stilleweg 2
30655 Hannover
Germany

22 November 2017, Potsdam

Airbus Defense and Space and the German Arctic Office at the Alfred Wegener Institute, Helmholtz Centre for Polar and Marine Research, organized a special seminar on national possibilities for satellite driven earth observations in the Arctic and its user community.

22 November 2017
10.00 – 15.30

WIS – Wissenschaftsetage im Bildungsforum
Am Kanal 47
14467 Potsdam
Germany

15 November 2017, Berlin

The Royal Norwegian Embassy in Berlin, in cooperation with Arctic Frontiers and the German Arctic Office at the Alfred Wegener Institute, Helmholtz Centre for Polar and Marine Research, organized a seminar on "A Responsible Future for the Arctic: Political, scientific and business perspectives".

15 November 2017
9.00 - 14.00

Felleshus at the Nordic Embassies
Rauchstraße 1
10787 Berlin
Germany

10 October 2017, Helsinki, Finland

Environmental protection is one of the priorities of the Finnish Chairmanship of the Arctic Council. This one-day seminar in Helsinki brought together Finnish, German and French experts to present and discuss activities in the field of environmental research and environmental protection during the Finnish Chairmanship of the Arctic Council 2017-2019. Finnish, German and French experts summarized relevant national activities to identify possible synergies and to stimulate collaboration.

10 October 2017
09.00 – 16.30

House of Estates
Snellmaninkatu 9
00170 Helsinki
Finland

5 October 2017, Potsdam

The Leibniz-Sozietät der Wissenschaften presented, in cooperation with the Alfred Wegener Institute, Helmholtz Centre for Polar and Marine Research and the German Arctic Office, a special colloquium on the “Arctic in a Globalized World”.

05 October 2017
10.00 – 18.30

Albert Einstein Science Park
Conference room, House H
Telegrafenberg
14473 Potsdam
Germany

29 May 2017, Berlin

On 11 May, 2017, the United States handed over the Chairmanship of the Arctic Council to Finland for a two-year tenure until 2019. In view of the new Chairmanship of the Arctic Council, the Finnish Embassy in cooperation with the Federal Foreign Office and the German Arctic Office organized a special seminar on the priorities of the Finnish Arctic Council Programme “Exploring Common Solutions”

29 May 2017
17.00 - 19.30

Felleshus at the Nordic Embassies
Rauchstraße 1
10787 Berlin
Germany