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The International Glaciological Society (IGS) and the Basque Centre for Climate Change (BC3) together with UPV/EHU are glad to announce the International Symposium on ICE IN A SUSTAINABLE SOCIETY (ISS), which will take place in the Basque Country in June 2022. Its Second Circular is available here. Check also the descriptions of extraordinary thematic calls.

The ISS Symposium will be held at Bizkaia Aretoa, Conference Auditorium, Bilbao (Spain). The main presentation sessions of the Symposium will take place from Monday morning, 6 June, until the afternoon of Friday 10 June. These will include keynote lectures by world-renowned experts from different disciplines in line with the topics of the symposium:

  • Valérie Masson-Delmotte
  • Alexandre Anesio
  • Catherine Ritz
  • Michael Bravo

On World Environment Day, Sunday 5 June, there will be several celebration activities and a pre-symposium icebreaker event in the late afternoon at Bizkaia Aretoa. During the ISS Symposium we will also celebrate the 85th anniversary of IGS and the International Year of Sustainable Mountain Development. Several excursions and social events are scheduled, including the traditional Symposium Banquet at the Guggenheim Museum where the 2020 Seligman Crystal will be awarded.

Registration and further information can be found on their website.