|2:00 pm - 5:00 pm||Arrival and Check-in|
|3:30 pm - 3:45 pm||Introductory Comments by GRC Site Staff / Welcome by the GRS Conference Chair|
|3:45 pm - 4:30 pm||Keynote Session: Advancing the Physical-Biological Understanding of Polar Marine Ecosystems Through Innovative Technology - Opportunities and Challenges|
|Discussion Leaders: Maxime Geoffroy (UiT - The Arctic University of Norway, Norway) and Natalie Freeman (University of Colorado Boulder, USA)|
|3:45 pm - 4:15 pm||Finlo Cottier (Scottish Association for Marine Science, United Kingdom)|
"The Opportunities and Challenges of Interdisciplinary Polar Science"
|4:15 pm - 4:30 pm||Discussion|
|4:30 pm - 6:00 pm||Poster Session|
|7:30 pm - 9:30 pm||Not Living, but Highly Energetic: The Dynamics of Heat Mixing, Sea Ice, Inorganic Gasses, and Bioactive Trace Metals Assessed by Cutting-Edge Technology|
|Discussion Leaders: Zhixuan Feng (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, USA) and Lorenz Meire (Greenland Institute of Natural Resources, Greenland)|
|7:30 pm - 7:45 pm||Eshwan Ramudu (Johns Hopkins University, USA)|
Simulation of Heat Transfer from the Ocean Mixed Layer to Sea Ice in the Arctic"
|7:45 pm - 7:50 pm||Discussion|
|7:50 pm - 8:05 pm||Max Thomas (University of East Anglia, United Kingdom)|
of Pressure Buildup and Release in Young Sea Ice"
|8:05 pm - 8:10 pm||Discussion|
|8:10 pm - 8:25 pm||Christian Katlein (Alfred Wegener Institute for Polar and Marine Research, Germany)|
"Advancing Interdisciplinary Sea Ice Research with a New Under-Ice Remotely Operated Vehicle and Autonomous Observatories"
|8:25 pm - 8:30 pm||Discussion|
|8:30 pm - 8:45 pm||Precious Mongwe (Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR), University of Cape Town, South Africa)|
"The Seasonal Cycle of CO2 in the Southern Ocean: Diagnosing Anomalies in CMIP5 Earth Systems Models"
|8:45 pm - 8:50 pm||Discussion|
|8:50 pm - 9:05 pm||Marie Kotovitch (University of Liege, Belgium)|
"N2O Dynamics in Sea Ice, Insights from a First Time Series and Isotopic Tools"
|9:05 pm - 9:10 pm||Discussion|
|9:10 pm - 9:25 pm||Amber Annett (Rutgers University, USA)|
"Bioactive Trace Metal Distribution and Cycling Along the Rapidly Warming Western Antarctic Peninsula Shelf"
|9:25 pm - 9:30 pm||Discussion|
|7:30 am - 8:30 am||Breakfast|
|9:00 am - 11:00 am||Where Are They and What Do They Do? Tracing and Investigating Dynamics
of Polar Organisms by Innovative Techniques|
|Discussion Leaders: Amber Annett (Rutgers University, USA) and Christian Katlein (Alfred Wegener Institute for Polar and Marine Research, Germany)|
|9:00 am - 9:15 am||Hanna Kauko (Norwegian Polar Institute, Norway)|
"Biological Information Retrieval from Ice Transmitted Irradiance"
|9:15 am - 9:20 am||Discussion|
|9:20 am - 9:35 am||Hisatomo Waga (Hokkaido University, Japan)|
"Impact of Spatiotemporal Variability in Phytoplankton Size Structure on Benthic Infaunal Distribution in the Pacific Arctic"
|9:35 am - 9:40 am||Discussion|
|9:40 am - 9:55 am||Andres Rigual Hernandez (Universidad de Salamanca, Spain)|
"Southern Ocean Sediment Traps: Novel Applications for Understanding Ecosystem Functioning and the Biological Pump"
|9:55 am - 10:00 am||Discussion|
|10:00 am - 10:15 am||Lauren Manck (University of California, San Diego, USA)|
"Microbial Dynamics in a Fjord Ecosystem Along the West Antarctic Peninsula"
|10:15 am - 10:20 am||Discussion|
|10:20 am - 10:35 am||Maxime Geoffroy (UiT - The Arctic University of Norway, Norway)|
"AUV-Based Acoustic Observations of the Distribution and Patchiness of Zooplankton During Midnight Sun"
|10:35 am - 10:40 am||Discussion|
|10:40 am - 10:55 am||Laura Hobbs (University of Strathclyde, United Kingdom)|
"Seasonal Variation in the Strategies of Arctic Zooplankton"
|10:55 am - 11:00 am||Discussion|
|11:00 am - 12:30 pm||Poster Session|
|Coffee will be served in the poster area from 11:00 am - 11:30 am|
|1:30 pm - 2:30 pm||Mentorship Component: Shaping the Future of Polar Marine Research|
|Discussion Leaders: Laura Hobbs (University of Strathclyde, United Kingdom) and Hanna Kauko (Norwegian Polar Institute, Norway)|
|1:30 pm - 2:30 pm||Panel Discussion|
|"Shaping the Future of Polar Marine Research: The Next Big Problems and the Tools to Solve Them"|
- Finlo Cottier (Scottish Association for Marine Science, United Kingdom)
- Jacqueline Grebmeier (Chesapeake Biological Laboratory, University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science, USA)
- Jean-Eric Tremblay (Laval University, Canada)
- Paul Wassmann (UiT - The Arctic University of Norway, Norway)
|2:30 pm - 3:00 pm||Evaluation Period|
|Fill in GRS Evaluation Forms|
|3:00 pm||Seminar Concludes|