International Glaciological Society (IGS)
1936 London UK
Founded 1936, London (UK), as 'Association for the Study of Snow and Ice'. Amended to 'Glaciological Society', 6 Jan 1962, Cambridge (UK). Present name adopted 1 Jan 1972. UK Registered Charity.
Stimulate research and interest in the practical and scientific problems of snow and ice in all countries.
Events2022-06 | Juneau, AK USA – International Symposium on Maritime Glaciers
2021-09 | Valdivia, Chile – Subglacial lakes, subaquatic environments, calving glaciers and climate
2021-06-27 | La Jolla, CA USA – International Symposium on Interactions of Ice Sheets and Glaciers with the Ocean
2020-08 | Durham, UK – International Symposium on Ice Stream Dynamics
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