The seminar theme is "Towards an integrated understanding of industrialization and climate change in social-ecological systems of the North". The seminar will be held at the Arctic Centre, in Rovaniemi, Finland (Arktikum, Pohjoisranta 4). All doctoral students, supervisors, scientific advisers and collaborators of ARKTIS and others interested in are welcome to participate in the seminar.

The seminar will include interesting keynote lectures from leading international scientists addressing various perspectives of the change in northern communities. More details about the seminar are available here.

The key part of the seminar will be student contributions, including oral seminar presentations about thesis research, interdisciplinary discussions and group works.

Registration and practical information:

Congress Secretary
Raija Kivilahti
tel +358(0)16- 341 2778,
gsm +358(0)40-568 4890

Ínformation about the scientific program:

Päivi Soppela
Docent, Senior scientist
ARKTIS, Coordinator  
Arctic Centre, University of Lapland
P.O. Box 122 , FIN-96101 Rovaniemi
Gsm +358(0)400-138 805

Warmly welcome!