The Swiss Polar Institute (SPI) and the EPFL are pleased to announce a workshop on the GlobalArctic project to be held on 19 February, 2019 from 10:00 to 12:00 on the premises of the EPFL, Lausanne.

Florian Vidal, PhD in Political Science (Paris Descartes University), will hold a lecture based on the results of his doctoral research on the Barents region from a social sciences and humanities perspective.

Prof. Matthias Finger (EPFL) will then engage the discussions on the brand new MOOC GlobalArctic, a trans/interdisciplinary initiative, and related research activities.

After the workshop, the SPI invites the attendees to an informal sandwich lunch.

Further information regarding the venue of the workshop will be communicated, once your participation is confirmed.

Everybody is cordially welcome, to RSVP contact Secretariat.spi@epfl.ch .