Call for Abstracts: The 5th China-Nordic Arctic Cooperation Symposium 2017

cnarcWe cordially invite proposals for oral presentations at the 5th China-Nordic Arctic Cooperation Symposium. Proposals are welcome from researchers affiliated with Nordic and Chinese universities, research institutes, think tanks and organizations.All presentations will focus on Arctic-related issues, within one of the session topics:

• Session I Europe-Asia Connectivity: Promoting the Potential Utilization of Arctic Sea Route. Sub-themes:

(1) Arctic Sea Route: Exploitation and Utilization;

(2) Arctic Shipping: Safety and Synergy;

(3) Marine Traffic Environment: Development and Protection

• Session II Interaction between Arctic and Non-arctic regions: Compatibility of Arctic Strategies and Policies. Sub-themes:

(1) Regional development of the Arctic in the changing world;

(2) Compatibility of Arctic strategies and policies between Nordic and East Asian countries;

(3) Sustainable development of Arctic peoples and communities

• Session III Exploring the Way forward in Cooperation: Global Governance of the Arctic Ocean. Sub-themes:

(1) Common policies in response to climate change;

(2) Promotion of the scientific research cooperation in the Arctic Ocean;

(3) Prospects of Fishery at high seas and governance cooperation in the Arctic Ocean

The 5th China-Nordic Arctic Cooperation Symposium is an international and multidisciplinary event expected to draw researchers, industry representatives, policy-makers and community leaders to present, debate and discuss research findings and issues relating to growing Nordic-Asian Arctic cooperation. A selection committee nominated by CNARC will review and select the proposals.

Please submit the abstracts (250-400 words) electronically to:
Mr. Li Zhaokun / Ms. Zhang Shuang, Dalian Maritime University: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Mr. Deng Beixi, CNARC: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Deadline for Abstract Submission: March 17, 2017
Acceptance of Abstracts: March 24, 2017
For further information, please contact the Secretariat of CNARC:

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