ARCUM seminar: Tourism and Regional development in the Arctic

November 28th, 2013 | Posted by Lize-Marié van der Watt in News | Okategoriserade

Mistra Arctic Futures researcher Dieter Müller will present at the inaugural seminar of the Arctic Research Centre at Umeå University (ARCUM) seminar series on 10 December 2013. Müller will present ‘Some remarks on the tourism – resource extraction nexus in Arctic areas‘.  Other speakers include:

Longyearbyen–         Peter Sköld, ARCUM, Arctic Research Centre (ARCUM) – A short introduction 

–         Margret Johnston, Lakehead University, Canada, Tourism hope? Contributions of marine-based travel in the Canadian Arctic

–         Olle Stjernström, Umeå University, The geopolitics of tourism in the European Arctic

–         Heidi Hansson, Umeå University, The Gentleman’s Arctic: Lord Dufferin’s Letters from High Latitudes

Time: December 10th, 2013, at 13.15 – 16.00
Place: Arcum, Arctic Research Centre, Norra beteendevetarhuset, 4th floor 

To register for the meeting, send an e-mail to, no later than 6 December 2013.


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