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Swiss Polar Day
Representatives of Swiss Universities or Research Institutions will
present their research in both the Arctic and Antarctic. The aim is to provide
an overview on what each university/institution (1) does in term of activities
in Polar research, (2) has in term of research platforms and instrumentation
(3) plans in the future, such as planned expeditions or
The first (largest) part of the day is planned around presentation sessions open for the larger interested public. The second part of the day is reserved for a round table and networking event. This symposium is an opportunity to have an overview on all Polar research topics taking place universities/ institutions in Switzerland and establish new partnerships.
Participation fee for lunch, CHF 20.- in cash, will be collected at the registration desk upon arrival.