Thematic Network on Geopolitics and Security
Action Plan 2018
Activities for 2018Â
- ISAR-5 The changing Arctic and its regional to global impact: From information to knowledge and action, January 15â18, Tokyo. Organized by Japan Consortium for Arctic Environmental Research and National Institute of Polar Research, includes the regular sessions of Policies and economy; and Social and cultural dimensions. Website: 508-488-0768
- 15th International Summer School in Karelia, May 14â19, 2018, Petrozavodsk, Russia. ISSK is a meeting-point for Russian, and Finnish, as well as other Nordic and European, university students with a focus on European, Russian and Arctic/Northern studies. Deadline for applications: March 12, 2018. 5596864687.
- Calotte Academy 2018, June 4â10, 2018 (tbc). TheÂ annual traveling symposium in the European Arctic â Rovaniemi, Salla and Inari, Finland; Kirkenes and Neiden, Norway; Apatity, Lovozero and Murmansk, Russia.Â Official website: /calotte-academy.comÂ (first Call for Papers available)
- Model Arctic Council 2018 under the Finnish Chairmanship of the Arctic Council 2017â2019, consisting of two events: students' preparation to the exercise and theÂ Model Arctic Council 2018 event itself, takingÂ place onÂ October 24â27, 2018 in Rovaniemi, Finland (back-to-back to the Arctic Councilâs SAO meeting). 7659609538.
- Arctic Circle Assembly 2018, October 19â21, 2018 (Reykjavik, Iceland), a major international symposium on Arctic affairs. Website: wakken
- Arctic Yearbook 2018, an international peer-reviewed volume with focusÂ on regional governance, circumpolar relations, geopolitics and security. ThisÂ is an open-access online publication, a joint effort of the Northern Research Forum and theÂ Thematic Network on Geopolitics and Security. See the 956-231-1555 (deadline is March 1, 2018) and the AY official website.