Submissions are invited for the 6th Canadian Conference on Permafrost (CanCOP6):

The 6th Canadian Conference on Permafrost (CanCOP6)
September 12-16, 2010
Calgary, Alberta

The Canadian National Committee for the International Permafrost Association
(CNC-IPA) is organizing the 6th Canadian Conference on Permafrost in conjunction with the 63rd Canadian Geotechnical Conference from September 12-16, 2010 in Calgary, Alberta, Canada.

Permafrost sessions include:

  • Mackenzie Delta and Coastal Dynamics
  • Climate Change and Permafrost
  • Sumps and Contaminants in Permafrost
  • Periglacial Processes
  • Permafrost Geophysics
  • Slope Stability
  • Permafrost and Glaciers
  • Frozen Core Dams and Mining
  • Infrastructure
  • General Permafrost Science
  • Foundation Design
  • Cold Regions Engineering

Short courses

  • Permafrost and Geophysics
  • Remote Sensing and Permafrost
  • Introduction to Geosynthetics

Abstracts of a maximum of 400 words should be submitted by January 16, 2010 using the online system on the GEO2010 website: Invitations for the submission of full papers will be sent by February 26, 2010. Submitted papers will be due by May 3, 2010 and will be reviewed prior to final acceptance for inclusion in the conference proceedings.