uaf logoInternational Permafrost Conferences are held every five years under the auspices of the International Permafrost Association (IPA). The IPA was officially organized in 1983 during the Fourth International Conference on Permafrost. NICOP will celebrate the 25th anniversary of IPA and the 125th anniversary of the International Polar Year with special IPA emphasis on the thermal state of permafrost throughout the polar regions.

The following sessions will be available via live webcast at:

Sunday, 29 June
11:00 a.m. -12:30 p.m.: Opening Ceremony
2:15 p.m. - 3:40 p.m.: Opening Plenary

Monday, 30 June
8:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.: Plenary Thermal

Tuesday, 1 July
8:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.: Plenary Engineering
4:45 p.m. -5:45 p.m.: Public Lecture

Wednesday, 2 July
8:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.: Plenary Hydrology Thursday, 3 July 8:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.: Plenary Mountain 3:00 p.m. - 4:15 p.m.: Closing Ceremony

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