International Arctic S&T Collaboration and Engagement Workshop: Agenda

International Arctic S&T Collaboration and Engagement Workshop
Programme

 

9 December 2014

Room 206 – Shaw Centre

Ottawa, Canada

 

 

WELCOMING REMARKS

8:00 – 8:45

 

Welcoming Remarks

David J. Scott – Executive Director, Canadian Polar Commission

Martin Raillard – Chief Scientist, Canadian High Arctic Research Station

Chris Shapardanov –  Executive Director, Circumpolar Affairs and Energy, Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development Canada

David Grimes – Assistant Deputy Minister, Meteorological Service of Canada and President of the World Meteorological Organization

 

 

 

CANADIAN POLAR RESEARCH LANDSCAPE

 

 

8:45 – 9:00

 

 

9:00 – 9:20

 

 

9:20 – 9:40

 

 

9:40 – 10:00

 

Canadian Polar Research Landscape

David J. Scott – Executive Director, Canadian Polar Commission

 

State of Northern Knowledge in Canada

Susan File – Research Analyst, Canadian Polar Commission

 

State of Monitoring in Northern Canada

Tara Zamin – Research Analyst, Canadian Polar Commission

 

Canadian Network of Northern Research Operators

James Drummond – President, Canadian Network of Northern Research Operators and Professor, Dalhousie University

 

 

10:00 – 10:30

HEALTH BREAK

10:30 – 11:15

 

Update on the Canadian High Arctic Research Station S&T Program

 

Martin Raillard – Chief Scientist, CHARS

 

 

 

CURRENT & FUTURE ARCTIC S&T PRIORITIES OF OTHER COUNTRIES

 

 

 

11:15 – 11:30

 

 

 

11:30 – 11:45

 

 

 

 

Current and Future Arctic S&T Priorities of Other Countries

 

UNITED STATES

Eric S. Saltzman – Head, Arctic Science, Division of Polar Programs, National Science Foundation

 

 

SWEDEN

Margareta Johansson – Department of Earth and Ecosystem Sciences, Lund University

 

 

12:00 – 13:30

LUNCH

 

CURRENT & FUTURE ARCTIC S&T PRIORITIES OF OTHER COUNTRIES

 

 

 

13:30 – 13:45

 

 

13:45 – 14:00

 

 

14:00 – 14:15

 

 

14:15 – 14:30

 

 

14:30 – 14:45

 

 

14:45 – 15:00

 

Current and Future Arctic S&T Priorities of Other Countries (continued)

 

FINLAND

Bruce Forbes – Research Professor, Arctic Centre, University of Lapland

 

UNITED KINGDOM

Tim Stockings – Operations Director, British Antarctic Survey

 

FRANCE

Denis-Didier Rousseau – Senior Research Scientist, Centre national de la recherche scientifique

 

GERMANY

Nicole Biebow – International Cooperation, Alfred Wegener Institute

 

ITALY

Vito Vitale – Senior Researcher, National Research Council of Italy

 

KOREA

Hyoung Chul Shin – Head of the Department of International Cooperation, Korea Polar Research Institute

 

15:00 – 15:30

HEALTH BREAK

 

 

15:30 – 15:45

 

 

 

Current and Future Arctic S&T Priorities of Other Countries (continued)

JAPAN

Masaki Uchida – Bioscience Group, National Institute of Polar Research

 

 

 

NEXT STEPS TO ENHANCE ARCTIC S&T BILATERAL COOPERATION

 

15:45 – 16:30

 

 

Next Steps to Enhance Arctic S&T Bilateral Cooperation and Closing Remarks

David J. Scott – Executive Director, Canadian Polar Commission

Martin Raillard – Chief Scientist, CHARS