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  • The Princess Elisabeth Station Live in Paris

    The Princess Elisabeth Station Live in Paris

    On February 15th 2011 the Princess Elisabeth research station in Antarctica (PEA) will be the centre of attention at the launch of the 'mardis durables du Palais', a special exhibition focussing …

  • From Sibos to the Future

    From Sibos to the Future

    The IPF was invited to attend the 2010 Sibos financial conference in Amsterdam by organizer and long-time partner, SWIFT. A commitment had been taken at the last Sibos event in Hong …

  • International Polar Foundation at Sibos

    International Polar Foundation at Sibos

    IPF has been invited to attend the world’s premier financial services event – Sibos – being held in Amsterdam from October 25-29, 2010.

  • IPF at the Inauguration of the “Rue Fin” Project

    IPF at the Inauguration of the “Rue Fin” Project

    On September 17th, 2010, the community center “Bonnevie” and the association “l’ESPOIR”, officially inaugurated their project on Rue Fin in Molenbeek (Brussels) in the presence …

  • IPF at the “Nuit de la Science” in Geneva

    IPF at the “Nuit de la Science” in Geneva

    Saturday and Sunday 10th and 11th of July 2010, IPF-Switzerland participated in the eighth edition of "La Nuit de la Science" in Geneva, a very popular event organised every two years …

  • IPF at the Schneider Electric VIP Event in Ostend

    IPF at the Schneider Electric VIP Event in Ostend

    On June 9th 2010, Schneider Electric organized a VIP Event in Ostend. The event, in which the IPF participated, started with an academic meeting that was opened by Jean-Paul Brees, President …

  • A Successful Return from Oslo

    A Successful Return from Oslo

    The IPF had an enjoyable and productive time during their stay at the IPY Oslo Conference. About 2,300 scientists, policymakers, teachers and students gathered at the Norway Convention Centre in Lillestr …