Rus

The IX International Forum

Arctic: today and the future

December 05-07, 2019, St.Petersburg

HISTORY: 2016 - VI INTERNATIONAL FORUM «ARCTIC: THE PRESENT AND THE FUTURE»

Information about report: The development of scientific research in the Arctic

Working session

The development of scientific research in the Arctic

Draft*

12:00 - 13:30

Hall 9


Section description

The role of science during the development of the Arctic and ensuring the country's national priority projects in the Arctic zone is very important. At the same time in the field of healthcare, the environment and provision if favorable living conditions in the Arctic, there is a scarcity of scientific research. Under the long-term strategic program of the RAS a separate unit of research is allocated: "Scientific basis of improving the quality of people's life in Arctic territories" that allows to coordinate the efforts of scientists in the development of this direction.

The session will host a discussion on improving the attractiveness of the Russian Arctic zone for life through the introduction of research results on the quality of the environment and life safety.

Topics for discussion

  • Priority directions of scientific researches in the Arctic;
  • Favorable environment in the Arctic regions: the role of scientific research;
  • Biomedical research: how to improve the quality of life of the people of the North?
  • Topical scientific research for ensuring the modern level of communication in the Arctic.

Moderator

MAKSIM SAFONOV

Vice-President of RAS

Speakers

GENNADII ONISHCHENKO *

Deputy of the State Duma of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation

GEORGII GOGOBERIDZE

Director of the Department of scientific research and advanced development of Russian State Hydrometeorological University

IGOR BOBROVNITSKII

Head of scientific direction for health organization and environmental medicine of Sysin Research Institute of human ecology and environmental health of Minzdrav of Russia

SERGEI ULANIN *

Director of the research Institute of storage of the Federal Agency for State Reserves

ANTON SINITSKII

Director of Arctic Research Center of the of the Yamal-Nenets autonomous district

ANDREI ROMANOV

Head of the Laboratory of Atmosphere-Hydrosphere Physics IWEP SB RAS

* subject to change without notice