Social & public events

Icebreaker and banquet

Icebreaker and banquet

There will be a pre-symposium icebreaker event on Sunday and banquet on Thursday afternoon for attendees and accompanying people.

The pre-symposium icebreaker is going to take place on Sunday 5th June in the hall of the Bizkaia Aretoa.

The conference dinner will take place the Thursday evening at 20:30 at the Guggenheim museum.

Pre-symposium workshop

Pre-symposium workshop

A group of experts in the history and philosophy of environmental science will moderate a virtual workshop and discussion on social responsibility and scientific decolonialism, with a focus on the impacts of science on Arctic and high mountain communities.

The workshop will be moderated by Prof. Adriana Craciun (Boston University and Pardee School of Global Studies, USA), Prof. Michael Bravo (University of Cambridge and Scott Polar Institute, UK), Prof. Mark Jackson (University of Bristol, UK) and Prof. Martyn Tranter (Aarhus University, Denmark). The workshop will be held online in the months leading up to the ISS Symposium (date to be confirmed).

After the workshop, participants will work on the conclusions drawn from the discussions and present them at the ISS Symposium in the form of an oral presentation.

Artistic Performances

Artistic Performances

Theater, dance, music, audiovisual presentations on climate change, ice, water and sustainability, produced by artists from the Salt Road agency and the Faculty of Fine Arts of the University of the Basque Country (UPV / EHU).