Theme 1. Arctic Peoples, including Indigenous Peoples of the North 
  • 12. Waste disposal habits and management in the Barents Euro-Arctic Region (Open)
  • 22. Urban Arctic: specifics of human development, economy and infrastructure (Open)
  • 63. Building synergies between academia and the Arctic Peoples to understand the changing Arctic: perspectives from the UK, Russia and Finland (Closed)
  • 75. Modern socio-economic problems of indigenous communities in the Russian Arctic (Open)
  • 76. Rural Mental Health and Wellbeing: working with local communities towards developing life-enhancing and meaningful interventions (Closed)
1.1. Indigenous Peoples of the Arctic
  • 11. Arctic Indigenous Film Fund (AIFF) - Impacts for the Future of the Arctic (Open)
  • 31. Indigenous Cultural Heritage and Extractive Industries in the Arctic and Australia - Soft Law in Harsh Climates (Closed)
  • 48. The role of state policy, education system and public initiatives in preserving the linguistic and cultural heritage of the indigenous peoples of the Arctic (Open)
  • 65. Revitalization of the Arctic Indigenous languages - needs, challenges and best practices (Open)
  • 71. Adaptation and Resilience of Indigenous Nomadic Herders to Changing Arctic (Open)
  • 74. Arctic co-production of knowledge in indigenous peoples communities (Open)
  • 77. Representations of and by Indigenous societies: historical and contemporary perspectives (Open)
1.2. Arctic Youth
  • 23. Continuity or Conclusion? Youth Perspective on Living and Staying in the Barents Euro-Arctic Region (Open)
  • 35. Hip hop as a vehicle for the Arctic Culture development (Open)
  • 56. Education, Equity and Inclusion: Teaching and Learning for a Sustainable North (Closed)
  • 67. One Arctic-Thousand Cameras. International collaboration of creative youth to archive changes in Arctic (Open)
Theme 2. Environmental protection, including climate change 
  • 21. Circum-Arctic Organic Pollution Issues - New challenges in a changing Arctic (Open)
  • 42. Voices from the frontline: Climate change, wildfires, and adaptation in the Russian Arctic (Arctic Voices) (Open)
  • 46. The Protection of Marine Mammals in the Arctic Ocean, under an international law perspective (Open)
2.1. Climate change and the Arctic Environment
  • 6. Developing co-operation between UArctic universities in biodiversity education (Open)
  • 15. Permafrost degradation, cryogenic processes activation: impact on environment and infrastructure in the Arctic (Open)
  • 16. Soil carbon under changing environment (Open)
  • 53. Urban Climate and Air Quality in Arctic Cities. Research and Education (Open)
  • 54. Keepers of the Shy Place: How St. Paul Island, Alaska, protects its ecosystem against the threat of marine debris pollution (Closed)
  • 59. Arctic research on land-atmosphere-ocean interactions and feedback in a frame of PEEX, iCUPE, AASCO, CRiceS collaboration (Open)
  • 60. River hydrogeochemestry and terrestrial flux of Polar regions under climate change (Open)
  • 64. Climate change impacts on Arctic animals (Open)
  • 69. Alien species in the Arctic: penetration, distribution, invasive activity (Open)
2.2. Prevention of emergencies
  • 25. Climate change and the Arctic permafrost long-term monitoring system (Open)
  • 32. Disaster and vulnerability: urban, rural, indigenous, and remote communities in the Arctic and subarctic zone (Open)
  • 39. Legal provision of environmental safety of floating nuclear power plants in the Arctic (Open)
Theme 3. Socio-economic development in the region
  • 20. New Russian Arctic development: greenfield projects, poles of growth, and FIFO settlement model (Open)
  • 26. The Discourse of the Arctic in the history of world science and in memorial practices of Soviet and post-Soviet Russia (Open)
  • 45. Improving the quality of human life in the Arctic (Open)
  • 83. Smart Societies in the High North: Opportunities and Challenges (Open)
3.1. Economic cooperation
  • 30. Arctic Engineering (Open)
  • 81. Cross-cutting session on research opportunities and economic development in the Arctic (Open)
3.2. Development of infrastructures and sustainable shipping
  • 14. International cooperation for development of infrastructure, safe shipping and sustainable logistics for the Northern Sea Route (Open)
  • 70. Arctic Transportation Challenges at Sea and Beyond (Closed)
  • 80. Development of ecological monitoring of the Northern Sea Route (Closed)
3.3. Arctic tourism
  • 28. Inventive Approach to Arctic Tourism: Connecting Art, Science, Nature, People, and Cultures (Open)
  • 50. Sustainable Arctic tourism in the context of global transformations (round table) (Open)
  • 68. Frontiers of Arctic Nature Tourism: Transdisciplinary Approaches to Tourism and Conservation in Northern Remote Areas (Open)
  • 72. The potential of Social Media "Big Data" for Arctic Tourism Management (Open)
3.4. Arctic Cultures
  • 36. Supporting our Elders to age in a Good Way: Diverse perspectives on successful and healthy aging from across the Arctic (Open)
  • 55. From Traditions to Arctic Arts and Cultures Today (Open)
  • 73. Arctic Makes III: Responsible governance through embodied experiences (Open)
  • 82. Responsible Design for a Sustainable Arctic: Care versus Control (Open)
Theme 4. Strengthening international Arctic cooperation, including education and research
  • 7. Arctic Migration Research Cluster - interdisciplinary research cooperation on Arctic human migration for the purposes of centralization of the migration research (Closed)
  • 9. Innovation and pedagogy in Circumpolar Studies (Open)
  • 24. Working in the Arctic: Health, Safety and Success (Open)
  • 38. Academic Cooperation across the UArctic (Closed)
  • 41. Facilitating research collaboration and education on Siberian environmental changes: INTERACT - SECNET experience (Closed)
  • 43. Higher education cooperation in climate education (Open)
  • 49. Strengthening cooperation on the Arctic education and research between Arctic and Non-Arctic universities (Open)
  • 52. Collaborative educational programs, training and research on Arctic safety and security (Open)
  • 57. Petroleum potential of the Arctic: international exploration and development (Open)
  • 58. Arctic contradictions: How to enhance more policy alignment? (Open)
  • 61. Strengthening pan-arctic research through networking and infrastructure provision (Closed)
  • 62. Arctic Science Diplomacy: Enabling impactful science partnerships and knowledge exchange (Closed)
  • 66. Floating University - Training-through-Research (Open)
  • 78. Marine Stations in the Arctic - collaboration and research opportunities, engagement with the World Association of Marine Science (Open)
  • 79. Biodiversity research and monitoring in the Arctic - learning from international experience (Open)
  • 84. Sustainable Development in the Arctic: Social, Economic and Environmental Research Cooperation Across Borders (Open)
Theme 5. Other 
  • 13. Aquatic Bioresources and Aquaculture in the Arctic: Challenges and Future Prospects (Open)
  • 18. Russia's strategy and policy in the Arctic at the present stage (Open)
  • 27. Human and animal health in the Arctic (Open)
  • 33. Northern SMEs, logic, and strategies (Open)
  • 34. Arctic Sea coasts in the XXI century (Open)
  • 37. Human security and sustainable development in the Arctic Zone of the Russian Federation (Open)
  • 47. The Arctic: Zone of Peace or Conflict? (Closed)