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The Arctic in a Changing Climate: First results of the Russian-Swiss-German expedition “Arctic Century”

20th October 2021 @ 3:00 pm

Welcoming words

  •  Ambassador of Switzerland to Russia, Krystyna Marty Lang
  • Ambassador of Germany to Russia, Géza Andreas von Geyr
  • Prof. Dr. Aleksandr Makarov, Arctic and Antarctic Research Institute St. Petersburg (AARI), tbc


  • Dr. Heidemarie Kassens, Chairman Marine Working Group of the International Arctic Science Committee (IASC), GEOMAR Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research Kiel
  • Prof. Dr. Gabriela Schaepman-Strub, University of Zurich & Scientific Director, Swiss Polar Institute
  • Mikhail Makhotin, Researcher, Arctic and Antarctic Research Institute St. Petersburg (AARI)


  • Yulia Kuznetsova, Climate journalist, Science Journalist of the Year 2021, tbc

Format: Hybrid event

Limited capacity for guests on site, registration required (safety measures will be taken according to the pandemic situation)

Zoom registration: Please send your registration by October 19th to Mrs. Sarah Wiedemar, Embassy of Switzerland in Russia, , indication of full name and associated institution in Zoom required (participants not indicating the respective data will not be allowed to join).

Zoom: Meeting ID: 826 2500 3326, Code: Arctic_21

Working language: English

Date: Wednesday, October 20, 16:00 Moscow time
Location: Residence of the Ambassador of Switzerland: Per. Ogorodnaya Sloboda 2/5, Moscow



20th October 2021
3:00 pm
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