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BreMarE Day 2020

Ocean Sciences Colloquium

Bremen Marine Ecology - Center for Research & Education, University of Bremen

Wednesday, 25 November 2020, 15.15, via Zoom

For access please send an email to Dr. Simon Jungblut.

Hosted by

Prof. Kai Bischof (Marine Botany)

The new Arctic

Ecological and societal transitions in glacial fjord systems

15.20  Thomas Juul Pedersen (Greenland Institute of Natural Resources, Nuuk)
           "Greenland fjords - Convergence zones between glaciers and the ocean"

15.50  Dorte Krause-Jensen (Univ. Aarhus)
           "Imprint of climate change on pan-Arctic marine vegetation"

16.20  Kit Kovacs (Norwegian Polar Institute, Tromsø)
           "Climate change impacts on marine mammals in Svalbard - an Arctic hotspot"

16.50  Coffee break

17.10  Lill Rastad Björst (Univ. Aalborg)
           "Transformation in Indigenous Arctric Societies"

Studying (in) the new Arctic

17.40  Børge Damsgård (The University Centre in Svalbard, Longyearbyen)
           "UNIS - educating tomorrow's Arctic experts"

17.55  Thomas Juul Pedersen (Greenland Institute of Natural Resources, Nuuk)
           "Arctc Science Study Programme (ASSP) - International graduate courses on climate, environment and communities in the Arctic"

18.10  Closure