Learn more about EU-PolarNet – The world’s largest consortium of expertise and infrastructure for polar research, representing 22 research institutions from 17 European countries.

5th EU-PolarNet Newsletter

We are looking forward towards an exciting 2017 and would like to share our overview on what this new year will bring to the EUPolarNet consortium – and you! Stay tuned!

Polar research in Austria

Did you know that Austria has a long-standing tradition in polar research? Learn more about this rather large polar community in the centre of Europe.

Public EU-PolarNet deliverables

From a compilation of prioritised objectives in polar research, to a stakeholder map and a European infrastructure catalogue - the list of public EU-PolarNet deliverables is broad and divers. Have a look at our published work!

EU-PolarNet Townhall Event

EU-PolarNet hosted a major Townhall Event in Brussels, themed "Towards the 1.5°C climate goal - Contributions of Polar Research". The objective was to explore how future polar research can contribute to the "1.5°C target". Watch the talks and panels here.

EU-PolarNet at the COP22

Together with the EU funded project ICE-ARC EU-PolarNet organised a side event at this year's World Climate Conference in Marrakesh on "Arctic change and its implications for global risk". See who was speaking..

EU-PolarNet on YouTube

Meet the EU-PolarNet consortium members on the project's YouTube channel and learn about the importance of the Polar Regions and polar science for Europe. Opens external link in new windowGo to YouTube.

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EU-PolarNet and WOC survey on vessels in polar regions

The World Ocean Council (WOC) and EU-PolarNet are reaching out to the global polar and ocean business community to identify opportunities to collaborate on data collection in support of improved science and sustainable development. Learn more.

Upcoming events

European Climate Research Alliance General Assembly
Date: 7th - 8th March 2017
Location: Square Brussels Meeting Centre, Brussels

Gordon Research Seminar in Polar Marine Science - Seminar and conference
: 25th - 31st March 2017
: Ventura Beach Marriott, Ventura, CA, USA

Arctic Science Summit Week 2017
: 31st March - 7th April 201
Location: Prague, Czech Republic


EU-PolarNet is funded by the European Commission's Horizon 2020 programme. Grant agreement number 652641.