Arctic Climate Predictions and Resilient Societies (ARCPATH)

30 March 2022 from 15:00 - 18:00 (CEST / GMT+2)

Open Session



Session Abstract: 

This event will focus on the NordForsk funded Nordic Centre of Excellence project ARCPATH that seeks to combine improved regional climate predictions with enhanced understanding of environmental, societal, and economic interactions in order to supply new knowledge on Arctic "pathways to action". All those interested in these topics are welcome to join.

Chair: Astrid Ogilvie

Astrid Ogilvie, SAI. Opening of Session. Remembering Yongqi Gao

Edson Silva, NERSC. Twenty-One Years of Phytoplankton Bloom Phenology in the Barents, Norwegian, and North Seas

Victoria Miles, NERSC. Warmer Cimate of the Urban Arctic

Bo Christiansen, DMI. On the Forced Response of the NAO

Shuting Yang, DMI. Enhancing the Capability for Assessing and Predicting Climate Change in the Arctic Region

Torben Koenigk, SMHI. Observation-Based Selection of Climate Models Projects Arctic Ice-Free Summers Around 2035

Questions/Discussion 5-10 mins


5 minute break


Chair: François Counillon

Astrid Ogilvie, SAI. Aspects of Icelandic Fisheries History: Fishing in Stormy Weather

Torben Koenigk, SMHI. North Atlantic Storms and Fisheries: An Icelandic Case Study

Catherine Chambers, University of Westfjords and SAI. Recorded talk. Impacts of Climate Change on Fisheries

Questions/Discussion. 10 mins


Marianne Rasmussen, University of Iceland Research Centre in Húsavík (introduced by Astrid Ogilvie). Research on Blue Whales in Skjálfandi Bay, Iceland.

François Counillon, Astrid Ogilvie and Kjetil Lygre (with input from all who wish to do so) Concluding Remarks.


Session Organizer: 

Astrid Ogilvie This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.