Arctic Futures

Every year, Arctic Futures brings together a wide variety of Arctic stakeholders, including EU and foreign policymakers, scientists, industry representatives, indigenous peoples and academics. A key international multidisciplinary forum to discuss future scenarios for the Arctic, the Symposium will participants discussing the key issues facing a region that is coming under increasing interest.

  • Arctic Futures Symposium 2013

    Arctic Futures Symposium 2013

    Alain Hubert, President of the International Polar Foundation, speaking at the Arctic Futures Symposium organized by the International Polar Foundation in Brussels on October 16th and 17th

  • Arctic Futures Symposium 2013

    Arctic Futures Symposium 2013

    Peter Wadhams, Professor of Ocean Physics and Head of the Polar Ocean Physics Group, Department of Applied Mathematics and Theoretical speaking at the Arctic Futures Symposium organized by the International Polar Foundation in Brussels on October 16th and 17th

  • Arctic Futures Symposium 2013

    Arctic Futures Symposium 2013

    From left to right: Helena Omma, Peter Harrison, Liisa Holmberg attending at the Arctic Futures Symposium organized by the International Polar Foundation in Brussels on October 16th and 17th.

  • Arctic Futures Symposium 2013

    Arctic Futures Symposium 2013

    Reggie Joule and Hendy Ballot speaking at the Arctic Futures Symposium organized by the International Polar Foundation in Brussels on October 16th and 17th

  • Arctic Futures Symposium 2013

    Arctic Futures Symposium 2013

    Tom Paddon, President & CEO at Baffinland Iron Mines Corporation, speaking at the Arctic Futures Symposium organized by the International Polar Foundation in Brussels on October 16th and 17th

  • Arctic Futures Symposium 2013

    Arctic Futures Symposium 2013

    Richard Tibbels, Head of Eastern Partnership, Regional Cooperation and OSCE Division of the European External Action Service, speaking at the Arctic Futures Symposium organized by the International Polar Foundation in Brussels on October 16th and 17th

  • Arctic Futures Symposium 2013

    Arctic Futures Symposium 2013

    Bernard Funston, Chair of the Canadian Polar Commission, speaking at the Arctic Futures Symposium organized by the International Polar Foundation in Brussels on October 16th and 17th

  • Arctic Futures Symposium 2013

    Arctic Futures Symposium 2013

    Gro Gunleiksrud Haatvedt, Senior Vice President for Exploration in Norway of Statoil, speaking at the Arctic Futures Symposium organized by the International Polar Foundation in Brussels on October 16th and 17th

  • Arctic Futures Symposium 2013

    Arctic Futures Symposium 2013

    General view of the public attending at the Arctic Futures Symposium organized by the International Polar Foundation in Brussels on October 16th and 17th

  • Arctic Futures Symposium 2013

    Arctic Futures Symposium 2013

    General view of the public attending at the Arctic Futures Symposium organized by the International Polar Foundation in Brussels on October 16th and 17th