The Call for Abstracts for ISCORD 2019 is open until November 14, 2018.

The main theme of the Symposium is Sustainable Resources Management in Cold Regions.

The International Symposium on Cold Regions Development (ISCORD) is arranged every third year with the main focus on issues related to activities in cold regions. The organization behind the conference series is the International Association for Cold Regions Development Studies (IACORDS). The objective of IACORDS is to decide through consultation the fundamentals related to organizing ISCORD and to promote research and higher education on cold regions. University of Oulu has been nominated to the organizer of the Symposium on Cold Regions Development together with RIL - Finnish Association of Civil Engineers.


Guidelines and abstract preparation information can be found in the attached pdf.


Contact information:

Conference Secretariat        
Ville Raasakka
Finnish Association of Civil Engineers RIL
+358 50 366 8687 // ville.raasakka[at]

Scientific Committee 
Riitta Kamula
University of Oulu