To the Second Arctic Science Ministerial on 25 and 26 October 2018 in Berlin!

The contents of the category „Conference“ can be accessed by invited guests only. To access registration, please enter the password provided in the letter of invitation.

Registrations for the Science Forum are to be made by 17 September 2018.

If you have questions, you can contact us here.


The history of Arctic research begins in the mid-19th century. Since then, researchers from all over the world have been collecting fascinating insights: about the flora and fauna, the Arctic ice cover, its inhabitants and the importance of the region for our climate.

Learn more about the Arctic.

Public side events

Public side events application

The changes occurring in the Arctic have an impact on global climate – and therefore is a concern for us all. The ASM2 public side events public side events and further events such as the Ocean Plastics Lab and the Festival of Lights aim to draw attention to these issues and raise public awareness of the Arctic region.

Are you planning to host a side event in the margins of the Second Arctic Science Ministerial? Please register for formal endorsement register for formal endorsement and have your event posted on this website.


The countries participating in the second Conference of Science Ministers on Arctic Research (ASM2) and indigenous and international organisations have submitted their implementation results for the first conference (ASM1) and new activities on the three main topics of the second conference (ASM2). In this password protected area all ASM2 participants have access to these background documents.

Welcome to the Second Arctic Science Ministerial

Die Europäische Kommission, Deutschland und Finnland richten am 25. und 26. Oktober 2018 gemeinsam die zweite Arktiskonferenz aus. An zwei Veranstaltungstagen kommen Regierungsmitglieder aus der ganzen Welt in Berlin zusammen, um über ihre wissenschaftliche Zusammenarbeit in der Arktis zu sprechen.