Anu Fredrikson new Executive Director of Arctic Frontiers

Press releases   •   Jun 02, 2020 12:14 CEST

We are happy to announce the recruitment of Anu Fredrikson as the new Executive Director of Arctic Frontiers. "With Anu Fredrikson we get a highly qualified leader of Arctic Frontiers" says Managing Director of Akvaplan-niva, Merete Kristiansen.

Funding opportunity - Are you an Emerging Leader in the Arctic?

News   •   Sep 18, 2019 09:24 CEST

SpareBank 1 Nord-Norge has entered an agreement with Arctic Frontiers to fund 5 candidates from Northern Norway to participate in the Emerging Leaders program.

Call for Side events at Arctic Frontiers 2020

News   •   Sep 12, 2019 13:28 CEST

Do you wish to hold a side event at Arctic Frontiers 2020?

The Arctic is not just ice and polar bears

News   •   Jun 04, 2019 09:58 CEST

Home to over 4 million people, 10% are indigenous to the region. How will changes effect the livelihoods and development of these communities. GRID Arendal gives an interesting oversight.

Arctic Frontiers welcomes five US senators

News   •   May 27, 2019 15:54 CEST

Today Arctic Frontiers were delighted to welcome five US senators for a short morning meeting on sustainable development of the Arctic at Framsenteret.

Hurtigruten introduces electric catamarans for Arctic travel

News   •   May 21, 2019 13:29 CEST

As of 2020, these electric catamarans will be seen in the arctic region and set sail from Longyearbyen.

Arctic tourism in times of change: Seasonality

News   •   May 16, 2019 13:09 CEST

New report from the The Nordic Council of Ministers and The Nordic Council on Arctic Tourism

Policy, science and business for sustainable oceans

News   •   May 13, 2019 14:19 CEST

​Eighteen UN ambassadors in Tromsø to learn more about the Arctic, the climate, the ocean and the people who live here.

Arctic Frontiers is offering free registration for 10 bachelors/masters students

News   •   Nov 19, 2018 15:36 CET

Final call for Emerging Leaders 2019 - Deadline 1 November

News   •   Oct 31, 2018 11:15 CET

Emerging Leaders is an Arctic early carrier and mentoring program in the High North for young scientists and professionals. If you are under 35 years and want to learn more about Arctic security, Arctic economy and Arctic environment, you are welcome to apply!

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About Arctic Frontiers

Arctic Frontiers is an international arena for discussions on sustainable development in the Arctic.

The conference Arctic Frontiers addresses the management of opportunities and challenges to achieve economically viable growth parallel with social and environmental sustainability in the Arctic.

Arctic Frontiers brings together academia, government and business to create a foundation for decision-making in the Arctic. Join the Arctic Frontiers conference to prepare for the future Arctic.

The conference takes place annually during the fourth week of January in the Norwegian city of Tromsø, also known as the Gateway to the Arctic.


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