APECS organized a career development workshop on 21 May 2014 during the 8th International Congress of Arctic Social Sciences (ICASS VIII) held from 22 - 26 May 2014 in Prince George, British Columbia, Canada.
About ICASS VIII: ICASS is held every three years, bringing together people from all over the world to share ideas about social science research in the Arctic. The University of Northern British Columbia was the host of the 2014 conference. ICASS VIII's theme was Northern Sustainabilities. More information can be found on the conference website: http://resweb.res.unbc.ca/icass2014/
Early Career Researcher Travel Support: The ICASS VIII Organizers and partnering organizations raised funds to provide support to students and early career scientists on a competitive basis to help cover their travel costs to attend the conference. APECS helped with the coordination of the travel awards.