Association of Polar Early Career Scientists


By bringing together polar scientists with diverse range research interests and levels of expertise, APECS events are a great way to keep up to date on cutting edge science, foster collaborations, and forge new research partnerships and even friendships. Here we list announcements for upcoming larger APECS workshops and events you can participate in to broaden your knowledge of polar science and grow your research network.

Upcoming APECS event highlights that have their own pages on the APECS website and you can find the links below.

Check the APECS Events page for other announcements about other upcoming

  • Online APECS Events
  • APECS Panels, Workshops and Meetings
  • General Polar Conference and Meetings
  • Field and Summer Schools

For information on past APECS events, refer to the past APECS Event Highlights.

If you have a suggestion for an event you would like to see APECS host, or would like to be involved in organizing a future APECS event, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

© Deniz Vural, Jilda Caccavo, MariamaDryak, Cynthia Sassenroth, Matias Ricardo (left to right) 

APECS Workshop at ASSW 2019

APECS is organizing a workshop on "Socio-ecological Interactions in the Arctic for Integral Sustainability" at the upcoming Arctic Science Summit Week (ASSW) 2019. The workshop will be on 23 May 2019 in Arkhangelsk, Russia. Read more about the workshop.

Science Policy Workshop 2019

APECS, the German Arctic Office, RANNIS, in cooperation with the German Embassy in Reykjavik and supported by the German Federal Foreign Office organize a workshop on "Raising awareness and building capacity for science-based policy-making" for early career researchers on 8 - 9 October 2019 in Reykjavik, Iceland. Read more about the workshop.

Contact APECS

APECS International Directorate
Alfred Wegener Institute, Helmholtz Center for Polar and Marine Research
Telegrafenberg A45
14473 Potsdam
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