Events overview

Title (Name of event - max 250 characters)International Forum on Polar Data Activities in Global Data Systems
Start dateTuesday 15 Oct 2013
End dateWednesday 16 Oct 2013
Location - (max 50 characters)Tokyo, Japan

A new joint International Forum with the general theme of 'Polar Data Activities in Global Data Systems' will be held on 15–16 October 2013 at the National Museum of Nature and Science in Tokyo, Japan.

Co-hosted by the ICSU World Data System, the Standing Committee on Antarctic Data Management of the Scientific Committee on Antarctic Research, and the International Arctic Science Committee, this Forum will cover all aspects of effective polar data management. In particular, the Forum aims to ensure the data legacy of the International Polar Year 2007–2008.

More information on the Forum´s website.