Mike Sfraga

Chair, U.S. Arctic Research Commission; Director, Wilson Center Polar Institute

Mike Sfraga participates to the following sessions :

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Arctic Resilience

This session will focus on the socio-economic impacts of climate change on Arctic communities and address issues such as food and environmental security, health, infrastructure, education, connectivity, response capacity, and cross-border cooperation in areas of “soft security” such as search and rescue.

Moderators

  • Mike Sfraga

    Chair, U.S. Arctic Research Commission; Director, Wilson Center Polar Institute

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Opening Keynotes

Welcome to the 12th Arctic Futures Symposium

Speakers

  • Mike Sfraga

    Chair, U.S. Arctic Research Commission; Director, Wilson Center Polar Institute

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Evolving Arctic Governance

After 25 years of the Arctic Council, this panel will be a reflection on where things stand in terms of Arctic governance issues (new Arctic policies both national and EU, the Arctic fisheries agreement, practical implementation of Arctic Council agreements made since 2011, gender equality issues, etc.)

Moderators

  • Mike Sfraga

    Chair, U.S. Arctic Research Commission; Director, Wilson Center Polar Institute