The UArctic Congress 2022 takes place in Moscow, Russian Federation October 4−7, 2022, hosted by Lomonosov Moscow State University. The event will be organized in accordance with the comprehensive program of Russia’s chairmanship of the Arctic Council in 2021−2023.
Lomonosov Moscow State University is member of the University of the Arctic, established in 2001 with the assistance of the Arctic Council in the form of an international network of universities and other organizations dealing with education and science in the North.

The program includes plenary and breakout sessions, panel discussions, UArctic Rectors` Forum, youth meetings, and exhibition events. The work is planned within the following thematic areas:
1. Peoples of the Arctic, including the indigenous peoples of the North.
1.1. Indigenous peoples of the North.
1.2. Youth of the Arctic.

2. Environmental protection, including climate change issues.
2.1. Climate change and the Arctic environment.
2.2. Prevention of emergencies.

3. Socio-economic development of the region.
3.1. Economic cooperation.
3.2. Development of infrastructure and sustainable shipping.
3.3. Arctic tourism.
3.4. Cultures of the Arctic.

4. Strengthening international Arctic cooperation, including education and science.
The event will bring together heads of institutions, indigenous peoples, academics, educators and students from the circumpolar north and beyond.

The Congress has established itself as an effective platform for interaction among all UArctic members and promoting cooperation in the field of Arctic science and education.

The working language of the UArctic 2022 is English. Simultaneous translation will be provided only at the official opening
and closing of the Congress, as well as at the plenary session of the Rectors' Forum.
Key Dates
January –
Call for Abstracts
March –
Early Bird Registration
April –
Registration with visa support
April –
Registartion without visa support
January – February 2022
Call for Abstracts
March – April 2022
Early Bird Registration
April – May 2022
Registration with visa support
April –
September 2022
Registartion without visa support
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