ANTPAS will be present at two important conferences this year (XIII ISAES, Incheon, South Korea and 1st SouthCOP, Queenstown, New Zealand). In order to facilitate the attendance of early career researchers ANTPAS invites applications to two grants per conference: 2 Grants of 750$ each for XIII ISAES; and2 Grants of 750$ each for SouthCOP19. Early career researchers whose … Continue reading Grants available for attendance at ISAES and SoutCOP
Have a read through our new newsletter! We introduce our new NC members, feature the S.A. Agulhas II (who will depart for Marion Island tomorrow and both Liezel and Marius are on board), we have a list of upcoming conferences that might be of interest, as well as a section of job and studying opportunities. … Continue reading Read our new newsletter
The latest APECS newsletter is now available. And don't forget to submit your abstracts to 5th the APECS Online Conference!
Don't forget to submit your photos for inclusion in our 2020 calendar! Submissions close tomorrow.
The 5th APECS International Online Conference will take place on 15 May. This year’s theme is “Breaking Barriers: Promoting Interdisciplinarity in Polar Science” and aims to encourage collaboration between early career scientists from varied disciplines, working in the polar and alpine regions. You can submit your abstract until 22 March 2019 at 23:59 GMT. Ensure your abstract is written … Continue reading Abstract submissions to the 2019 Online Conference
Don't forget that it is currently Polar Week, which runs from 17-23 March. APECS promoting polar films, sharing short research profiles of our APECS members, launching a photo/art contest and testing your knowledge with the #PolarFail and #ArcticORAntarctic social media games. Keep an eye out on Twitter, Facebook, and of course the APECS website.
So the heading is a bit confusing. Don't worry - it will all become clear here...We have a new South African National Committee (SANC) to the Scientific Committee on Antarctic Research (SCAR). The new SANC has 12 academic members, three per Standing Committee and the role of the committee is to represent South African scientific community … Continue reading We have a new SANC to SCAR
The first Polar Week of 2019 is around the corner and this year APECS SA is organising a photo competition. Send all submission to firstname.lastname@example.org. We can't wait to get your entries!
The Arctic Research Consortium of the U.S. (ARCUS) will hold a seminar on Monday, 25 March 2019 at 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. AKDT, focusing on Diverse Responses and Emerging Risks for Marine Mammals in a Rapidly Changing Arctic. The great thing is that you can virtually join the seminar, to be facilitated by Donna Hauser from the International Arctic … Continue reading ARCUS Seminar
Please see the communication from SCAR regarding the upcoming ISAES conference below. An update on the XIII International Symposium on Antarctic Earth Sciences (ISAES 2019) has been issued by the ISAES 2019 Secretariat, in the form of an electronic direct mail. It contains information on the symposium and direct links to the website in one handy … Continue reading ISAES Conference Update