Interdisciplinary summer school on the Arctic Ocean and the Marginal Ice Zone

The international PhD and Postdoc summer school had a multi- and cross-disciplinary thematic approach to meet challenges and opportunities related to governance of the Arctic Ocean’s marginal ice zone.
The summer school was hosted by the Norwegian Scientific Academy for Polar Research (NVP), in cooperation with the University Centre in Svalbard (UNIS), UiT – the Arctic University of Norway, the Nord University, the Norwegian Polar Institute (NPI), Akvaplan-niva, the Nansen Environmental and Remote Sensing Center (NERSC), the Nansen Scientific Society and the Russian Geographical Society (RGS). Scientists and experts from Norway and abroad contributed with lectures and with interactive student and teacher sessions. More information at

Monday, July 31, 2017 - 09:00 to Sunday, August 6, 2017 - 17:00
Longyearbyen, Svalbard