Keynote Speakers

Keynote lectures by world-renowned experts will be delivered every day (except on Wednesday, because of the midweek excursion):

06 June


Valérie Masson-Delmotte

Co-Chair of IPCC AR6 WGI and Senior Scientist in France’s Laboratory of Climate and Environement Sciences (LCSE) of Institut Pierre Simon Laplace (IPSL), at the University of Paris Saclay.

Keynote Lecture: The Cryosphere in the IPCC Sixth Assessment Cycle.

07 June


Alexandre M.B. Anesio

Professor in Arctic Biogeochemistry at the Department of Environmental Science, Aarhus University.

Keynote Lecture: Recent Advances in Cryospheric Microbiology.

09 June


Catherine Ritz

2020 Seligman Crystal Award winner, CNRS Senior Researcher at the Institut des Géosciences de l’Environnement.

The Seligman Crystal Lecture: A history of challenges and advances in ice sheet modeling.

10 June


Michael Bravo

Convenor of Histories, Cultures, Environments, Peoples, Scott Polar Research Institute, University of Cambridge.

Keynote lecture: The Cryosphere’s Shared Past: Nature and Culture.