Call for Abstracts

Polar science experts from operational prediction centres, academia and research institutes, government, and corporate representatives as well as northern communities and users of polar prediction services are encouraged to submit abstracts to be considered for inclusion in the YOPP Final Summit Program.

Abstracts will be reviewed by the scientific steering committee and selected abstracts will be recommended for inclusion as either oral or poster presentations. Please review the instructions on this page. You will see the link to submit your abstract following the instructions.

Paper and Poster Topics

Contributions are solicited on these topics:

Advancements in polar prediction during YOPP (2017–2019) and their operationalization;
Building international cooperation amongst the polar prediction community;
Paving the way for the legacy of the Polar Prediction Project, to enable environmental safety in the Arctic and Antarctic in the future;
Representation of polar processes in numerical models, with a focus on coupling of the atmosphere, ocean and sea ice;
Ocean and sea ice modelling and services;
The MOSAiC expedition and other polar observation campaigns;
Supersite multi-variate observations and process studies (YOPPsiteMIP);
Observing System Experiments (OSE) and reanalyses in polar regions;
Teleconnections linking polar weather to mid-latitudes predictability;
Science to services: tailoring polar forecasting products and services to meet user needs;
Societal and economic implications of accessible, relevant, and useable forecasts.

Important dates

17 November, 2021
Deadline for submission of abstracts
Deadline has ended
15 January, 2022
Notification of paper acceptance/rejection
Deadline has ended
28 June, 2022
Early bird registration deadline extended
Deadline has ended
10 August, 2022
Deadline for submission of presentations extended
Deadline has ended

Updated: June 27, 2022.

Presenting authors are expected to attend the YOPP Final Summit, 29 August - 1 September, 2022, in Montréal, Québec, Canada. If a decision is made to move this conference to a hybrid or virtual event, we will contact presenters to confirm best virtual presentation times that are reasonable, depending on presenter locations and time zone.

When you submit your abstract you will be asked to provide the time zone you will be in between 29 August - 1 September, 2022, if you are not able to travel to Montréal. You may find an easy time zone converter tool.

The deadline has passed to submit your abstract.


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