Johanna Ikävalko

Director, Arctic Centre, University of Lapland

Johanna Ikävalko participates to the following sessions :


Arctic Research Cooperation in the Current Geopolitical Situation...and Beyond

This panel will explore concrete scenarios in which the current geopolitical climate has had an impact on international research collaboration and how the polar research community has been able to adapt to the evolving situation.


  • Johanna Ikävalko

    Director, Arctic Centre, University of Lapland


  • Rasmus Leander Nielsen

    Associate Professor, Department of Arctic Social Science & Economics, University of Greenland and Head of Nasiffik

  • Nicole Biebow

    Project Manager, EU PolarNet, Alfred Wegener Institute

  • Peter Sköld

    Professor of History, Sami Culture, and Society Development, Umeå University

  • Veli-Pekka Tynkkynen

    Professor, Aleksanteri Institute - Finnish Centre for Russian and East European Studies

  • Mike Sfraga

    Chair, U.S. Arctic Research Commission

  • Karen van Loon

    Junior Researcher - European Programme, Egmont – Royal Institute for International Relations

  • Ana-Maria Stan

    Policy Officer - Healthy Oceans and Seas/Polar Research, DG RTD