ASM3 Webinar Series

  • 2020.10.21

Third Arctic Science Ministerial ( ASM3) will be held in Tokyo on May 5-8, 2021. This webinar series is designed to increase transparency of the Arctic Science Ministerial science process and to provide additional opportunities for scientists, Indigenous Peoples and Arctic research stakeholders to further engage with the science and proposed actions leading up to the Third Arctic Science Ministerial in Tokyo, Japan in May 2021. The webinar series is a joint cooperation between the ASM3 Organizers in Iceland and Japan and the European Polar Board.
Each webinar will be shared afterwards on the European Polar Board YouTube page and a written summary will be made available on the ASM3 website.
The first introductory webinar will be held tonight, 22:00 JST.
You may also find this information and registration site at

ASM3 Webinar Series Dates

21 October 2020, 13:00-14:00 UTC
ASM3 webinar series: Introduction webinar

11 November 2020, 13:00-15:00 UTC
Addressing Gaps and Barriers in International Arctic Science Research

03 December 2020, 17:00-19:00 UTC
Indigenous Peoples’ focused webinar, program developed by ASM3 participating Indigenous Organizations

20 January 2021, 13:00-15:00 UTC
ASM3 Theme 1, Observe: Observing networks; Data sharing – towards implementation

17 February 2021, 13:00-15:00 UTC
ASM3 Theme 2, Understand: Enhance understanding and prediction capability on Arctic environmental and social systems and its global impact

17 March 2021, 13:00-15:00 UTC
ASM3 Theme 3, Respond: Sustainable development; Evaluation of vulnerability and resilience; Application of knowledge

07 April 2021, 13:00-15:00 UTC
ASM3 Theme 4, Strengthen: Capacity building; Education; Networking; Resilience – prepare the next generation

09 June 2021, 13:00-15:00 UTC
ASM3 Closing webinar – Post-Ministerial Review: Joint Statement and Actions