Association of Polar Early Career Scientists
 

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APECS Publications

2012
APECS in a Non Polar Country: A Study Case on How Education and Outreach Stimulated Polar Science during IPY and Beyond!
J.C. Xavier (1), S. Lourenço (1,2), A.S. David (3), M. Jorge (3), M. Nogueira (4), V. Rei (5) and A. Trindade (3)
(1) Institute of Marine Research, University of Coimbra, Coimbra, Portugal
(2) Centre of Oceanography, Faculty of Sciences, University of Lisbon, Portugal
(3) Centre of Geographical Studies –IGOT, University of Lisbon, Portugal
(4) INRB IP/IPIMAR, Depart. Aquatic Environment, Av. Brasilia, Lisbon, Portugal
(5) ISCTE – Lisbon University Institute, Av. das Forças Armadas, 1649-026 Lisbon, Portugal
  • Conference Poster Presentation
IPY 2012 Conference Abstract
J.C. Xavier, S. Lourenço, A.S. David, M. Jorge, M. Nogueira, V. Rei, and A. Trindade. 2012. APECS in a Non Polar Country: A Study Case on How Education and Outreach Stimulated Polar Science during IPY and Beyond! IPY 2012 Conference. Montreal, Canada.
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This presentation aims to show how APECS played an important role in Portugal, how it became established within IPY, provide examples of interdisciplinary research and educational innovative activities/events nationally and
internationally, within the national educational program LATITUDE60!, and how these actively played an important role in promoting Portuguese Polar science beyond IPY in connection with the teaching community and politicians by addressing key polar issues important to society. This presentation will also aim to look to the future and identify new directions on how polar science should be addressed by early career scientists in order to shape the future of polar research and outreach.

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