RSS - News - International Polar Foundation http://www.polarfoundation.org/ International Polar Foundation: Connecting Polar Science and Society en-uk Tue, 23 Jul 2024 23:35:07 +0200 Tue, 23 Jul 2024 23:35:07 +0200 webmaster@polarfoundation.org (International Polar Foundation) webmaster@polarfoundation.org <![CDATA[Much-Awaited Exhibit at MAS Museum in Antwerp Opens to Large Crowds]]> http://www.polarfoundation.org/news_press/news/much_awaited_exhibit_at_mas_museum_in_antwerp_opens_to_large_crowds After much anticipation, on Thursday, June 20th, the exhibition “To the Antarctic: Belgica’s Polar Pioneers” at Antwerp’s MAS Museum officially opened its doors.

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Fri, 21 Jun 2024 16:46:00 +0200 http://www.polarfoundation.org/news_press/news/much_awaited_exhibit_at_mas_museum_in_antwerp_opens_to_large_crowds
<![CDATA[“To the Antarctic” Exhibition Opens June 21st at MAS Museum in Antwerp]]> http://www.polarfoundation.org/news_press/news/to_the_antarctic_exhibition_opens_june_21st_at_mas_museum_in_antwerp The International Polar Foundation has been part of creating a fascinating new exhibition on Belgium's contributions to Antarctic exploration and research, opening at the MAS Museum in Antwerp starting from Friday, June 21st.

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Mon, 17 Jun 2024 15:13:00 +0200 http://www.polarfoundation.org/news_press/news/to_the_antarctic_exhibition_opens_june_21st_at_mas_museum_in_antwerp
<![CDATA[European Sustainable Energy Week Invites Alain Hubert to “Debate with Ambassadors” Panel]]> http://www.polarfoundation.org/news_press/news/eusew24_invites_alain_hubert_to_debate_with_ambassadors On Tuesday, June 11th, IPF Founder and President Alain Hubert was invited to participate in the “Debate with Ambassadors” panel at European Sustainable Energy Week 2024 (EUSEW24).

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Wed, 12 Jun 2024 14:27:00 +0200 http://www.polarfoundation.org/news_press/news/eusew24_invites_alain_hubert_to_debate_with_ambassadors
<![CDATA[Alain Hubert Awarded Prestigious Belgica Prize at Ceremony in Brussels]]> http://www.polarfoundation.org/news_press/news/alain_hubert_awarded_prestigious_belgica_prize_at_ceremony_in_brussels At a ceremony held the afternoon of Monday, June 10th at The Royal Academy of Sciences of Belgium, Alain Hubert, Founder and President of the International Polar Foundation, received the prestigious Belgica Prize alongside French glaciologist Professor Jérôme Chappellaz.

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Tue, 11 Jun 2024 14:22:00 +0200 http://www.polarfoundation.org/news_press/news/alain_hubert_awarded_prestigious_belgica_prize_at_ceremony_in_brussels
<![CDATA[Alain Hubert to Receive Prestigious Belgica Prize on June 10th]]> http://www.polarfoundation.org/news_press/news/alain_hubert_to_receive_prestigious_belgica_prize_on_june_10th Alain Hubert, Founder and President of the International Polar Foundation, is set to receive the Belgica Prize at a ceremony to be held at the Royal Academy for Sciences and the Arts of Belgium the afternoon of Monday, June 10th, alongside French glaciologist Dr Jérôme Chappellaz.

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Wed, 05 Jun 2024 08:27:00 +0200 http://www.polarfoundation.org/news_press/news/alain_hubert_to_receive_prestigious_belgica_prize_on_june_10th
<![CDATA[Call for Submissions Opens for Third Laurence Trân Arctic Futures Award]]> http://www.polarfoundation.org/news_press/news/call_for_submissions_opens_for_third_laurence_tran_arctic_futures_award For the 3rd year in a row, entrepreneurs 35 or under based in the Arctic are invited to submit an application for the annual Laurence Trân Arctic Futures Award.

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Thu, 23 May 2024 12:24:00 +0200 http://www.polarfoundation.org/news_press/news/call_for_submissions_opens_for_third_laurence_tran_arctic_futures_award
<![CDATA[Dates of 15th Arctic Futures Symposium Announced]]> http://www.polarfoundation.org/news_press/news/dates_of_15th_arctic_futures_symposium_announced The International Polar Foundation and its many Arctic stakeholder partners are happy to announce that the 15th annual Arctic Futures Symposium will take place on December 2nd-3rd at the Residence Palace in Brussels.

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Thu, 16 May 2024 12:17:00 +0200 http://www.polarfoundation.org/news_press/news/dates_of_15th_arctic_futures_symposium_announced
<![CDATA[IPF at Arctic Circle Berlin]]> http://www.polarfoundation.org/news_press/news/ipf_at_arctic_circle_berlin Two members of the International Polar Foundation team had prominent roles at the recent Arctic Circle Forum in Berlin on May 7th and 8th.

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Mon, 13 May 2024 16:11:00 +0200 http://www.polarfoundation.org/news_press/news/ipf_at_arctic_circle_berlin
<![CDATA[IPF Education Coordinator Mieke Sterken Presents at VLA Conference]]> http://www.polarfoundation.org/news_press/news/ipf_education_coordinator_mieke_sterken_presents_at_vla_conference It was a successful day for education and outreach as teachers gathered to listen to IPF's Education Coordinator Mieke Sterken as she gave a presentation about the geopolitical situation in the polar regions.

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Mon, 25 Mar 2024 17:59:00 +0100 http://www.polarfoundation.org/news_press/news/ipf_education_coordinator_mieke_sterken_presents_at_vla_conference
<![CDATA[IPF Remembers Stephen Cox]]> http://www.polarfoundation.org/news_press/news/ipf_remembers_stephen_cox The International Polar Foundation was saddened to learn of the recent passing of Stephen Cox CVO, former Executive Director of the Royal Society in London and Trustee of the International Polar Foundation’s UK arm (IPF UK).

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Thu, 21 Mar 2024 10:29:00 +0100 http://www.polarfoundation.org/news_press/news/ipf_remembers_stephen_cox