Date(s) - 25/11/2020
4:00 pm - 5:15 pm
Join us this coming Wednesday 25 November to listen to and discuss with Henry Burgess, Head of the Natural Environment Research Council Arctic Office, hosted by the British Antarctic Survey.
The Natural Environment Research Council (NERC) Arctic Office supports UK-based Arctic researchers across the Arctic and high north; provides representation in international meetings, and advice to policy-makers; and creates new opportunities for scientists through collaboration in international scientific initiatives. The Office also has a responsibility for the management and development of the UK’s only permanent Arctic research facility, in Ny-Alesund, Svalbard.
Between 2012 and 2016 Henry was the Deputy Head of the Polar Regions Department in the FCO. Before that he held a variety of posts within the Department for Culture, Media and Sport; Office of the Deputy Prime Minister; and the Cabinet Office. He graduated in Law from Oxford University in 1992.
When: Wednesday 25 November 2020, 16h UK time
Speaker: Henry Burgess, Head of the Natural Environment Research Council Arctic Office
Title: UK and Arctic science: engagement, international partnerships and new opportunities
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Venue: Join Zoom Meeting https://us02web.zoom.us/j/75897475732?pwd=WVA5VDFwdEhraW5CWG1uS1NzdU1EZz09
Meeting ID: 758 9747 5732 || Passcode: 285840
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