The City of Iqaluit, in partnership with the Canadian Institute of Planners (CIP) and the Alberta Association of CIP, is now accepting proposals for presentations for the Planning for Climate Change:  Weathering Uncertainty Symposium to be held in Iqaluit from July 20-23, 2008.  

The University of Northern British Columbia, Prince George British Columbia Canada,  is hosting an Open Forum on the 'Connection Between the Arts and Vitality of Northern Communities: Lessons Learned from Northern Finland'.  

The Indigenous Peoples Specialty Group (IPSG) of the Association of American Geographers (AAG) invites papers for the session, "Climate Change and Indigenous Peoples," to be convened at the 2008 AAG Annual Meeting in Boston, Massachusetts.

NOAA National Weather Service, Arctic Region Supercomputing Center, College of Natural Science and Mathematics, Geophysical Institute, and International Arctic Research Center invite abstracts for 20-30 minute presentations at the Little Alaska Weather Symposium (LAWS), to be held 12-13 May 2008, in Fairbanks, Alaska.