The Arctic Futures Symposium - 30th of November 2016

The 2016 symposium focused on the future of sustainable Arctic communities and highlighted the achievements of the Arctic Council as it celebrates its 20th anniversary.

Olav Orheim

“By selecting topical issues Arctic Futures has become a very useful meeting place for a variety of persons engaged in Arctic affairs”

Olav Orheim - Chairman, GRID-Arendal
Konrad Steffen

“We actually learned that science alone does not solve a problem. We have to translate our science and talk to people who make policy.”

Konrad Steffen - Director, Swiss Federal Institute for Forest, Snow and Landscape Research

Registrations are now closed for this event.

Registrations for the 2017 edition of the symposium will open one month prior to the event.

Partner organisations

We would like to thank all partner organisations for helping to make the symposium possible.