ICOP2024: Call for Paper Abstracts


The ICOP2024 National Organizing Committee are excited to announce the call for abstracts is now open.

We invite everyone working or interested in the field of permafrost to submit an abstracts to indicate interest in submitting a full paper for ICOP2024. This event will provide an excellent opportunity to share the latest research, findings and advances in the field of permafrost science and engineering. The ICOP2024 program emphasizes the multidisciplinary nature of permafrost science and engineering as well as local and Traditional Knowledge. The conference will focus on a wide range of topics related to CommunityEducationPermafrost EnvironmentsPermafrost Geomorphology and HazardsPermafrost Carbon FeedbackPermafrost Hydrology and Wetland DynamicsPermafrost InfrastructureCold Regions Engineering ModellingCharacterizationObservation, and TestingMicrobial Ecology in PermafrostRemote Sensing of PermafrostWaste Containment in Permafrost; and Monitoring Permafrost Conditions and Processes. We welcome abstracts related to these topics and other relevant subjects, and encourage contributions from both academia and industry.

Please note that delegates wishing to give an oral or poster presentation (in-person) at ICOP2024 must submit either:

  • A Conference Paper (6-8 pages), for which we are now soliciting 250-word abstracts; or
  • An Extended Abstract (2 pages), due 31 January 2024.

Please click the button below to submit your Conference Paper Abstract with the following information:

  • Paper Title (Max. 130 characters, incl. spaces)
  • Authors
  • Keywords (1-4)
  • Session Selection
  • Abstract (Max. 250 words)
  • Preferred Presentation Type (Oral / Poster)
  • Deadline: 15 May 2023

On behalf of the ICOP2024 National Organizing Committee, we look forward to receiving your abstracts and seeing you in Whitehorse in June 2024.

Ryley Beddoe
Chair, ICOP2024 Technical Program Committee

Kumari Karunaratne
President, Canadian Permafrost Association

Lukas Arenson
Chair, ICOP2024