Invitation: Strategic Science in Antarctica Conference and Workshops, Hobart 24-28 June 2013
Registration and call for abstracts is now open for the ‘Strategic Science in Antarctica’ conference to be held at the University of Tasmania in Hobart from 24-26 June 2013.
The inaugural conference is the result of a collaboration between the Australian Antarctic Division and Antarctica New Zealand, and will feature a number of key note speakers, science presentations, poster displays and social functions.
The conference will provide an opportunity for Antarctic scientists, researchers, policy and support personnel from institutions across Australia and New Zealand to exchange information on existing and planned research, management and policy priorities and to identify opportunities for further collaboration.
The conference will also provide students with an opportunity to discuss their research with leading experts in the field.
Submit your poster, presentation or workshop abstract individually or as part of a group, for the conference and/or the post-conference workshops to be held on 27 and 28 June.
Abstracts may be submitted before 8 April under the following sub-themes: physical change and global connections; marine ecosystems; land and coastal marine; data management; frontier science and science communication.
Register by 10 May 2013 to take advantage of early bird registration rates.
A special reduced registration rate is available for full-time students.
Visit the conference website for further information, to view the call for abstracts and to register.