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Conference Program

We are pleased to present the program for the IPY 2012 From Knowledge to Action Conference. The program features presentations on the latest polar results from the natural, social and health sciences, as well as indigenous research.

In addition to the program presented here on the main Conference website, a searchable program is also available on a separate website. This searchable program contains a Session Planner which is not linked to the "My Schedule" featured here.

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  Sunday (22) Monday (23)Tuesday (24)Wednesday (25)Thursday (26)Friday (27)  
08h30

Registration
9h30-19h00

Side Meetings

Earth Day Events

08h30 - 10h30
Opening Ceremony
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11h00 - 12h00
Opening Keynote:
Dr. G. H. Brundtland
Dr. David J. Hayes
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Plenary Keynote: (8h45)
Aqqaluk Lynge
Plenary Keynote:
Dr. Louis Fortier
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9h15 - The Weston Prize
Mr. Palle Christiansen
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Plenary Keynote: (8h45)
Dr. Sheila Jasanoff
Plenary Keynote:
Dr. Josť Xavier
08h30
09h30 Coffee break Coffee Break Coffee Break Coffee Break 09h30
10h00 Parallel Sessions Parallel Sessions Parallel Sessions Parallel Sessions 10h00
12h00 Lunch / S. MacLean Lunch Lunch Lunch / IASC Medal Closing Ceremony 12h00
13h30 Parallel Sessions Parallel Sessions Parallel Sessions Parallel Sessions   13h30
15h00 Coffee break Coffee break Coffee break Coffee break 15h00
15h30 Plenary Panel: Poles & Global Linkages
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Parallel Sessions
Plenary Panel: Adaptation to Change
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Parallel Sessions
Plenary Panel: Ecosystems: Science and Stewardship
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Parallel Sessions
Plenary Panel: Communities & Health
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Parallel Sessions
15h30
17h00 Poster Session A Poster Session B Poster Session   17h00
19h00 18:00 - 20:30
Welcome Reception
  Polar Film Festival Polar Film Festival Banquet
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NFB - Films
19h00