(Photo: Arctic Science Summit Week 2014)The ASSW is the annual gathering of international organizations engaged in supporting and facilitating Arctic research.

Its purpose is to provide opportunities for international coordination, collaboration and cooperation in all fields of Arctic science and to combine science and management meetings.

Last year´s ASSW took place in Cracow, Poland and attracted great amount of scientists, academics and policy makers from many different countries.

This year´s ASSW and AOS meetings will be arranged during April 5-8 and April 9-11 in Helsinki.

The conferences will be arranged in the facilities of the University of Helsinki and the Finnish Meteorological Institute located on the science campus Kumpula.

For more information, please visit the Summit´s website.