LPO & SSSI project won WWNA Apply Awards

LPO & SSSI project won WWNA Apply Awards

The joint project of SSSI and LPO, People about Longyearbyen as a physical framework, won 2nd prize in the international competition Why the World Needs Anthropologists (WWNA) Apply Awards. According to the jury, the project “is a neat demonstration of where...
Nordic Smart City Roadmap

Nordic Smart City Roadmap

Lisbeth Iversen, one of the founding mebmbers of the SSSI, has been part of the expert panel of the Nordic Council of Ministers in the work with a new and more holistic smart city strategy with a a special focus on people, co-creation, social sustainability and...
Hearts in the Ice Community Science Panel

Hearts in the Ice Community Science Panel

On September 15th, Hilde Fålun Strøm and Sunniva Sorby from Hearts in the Ice will discuss climate change and explore the power of citizen science projects together with local scientists in Longyearbyen Kulturhus. The panel will be moderated by SSSI member Lisbeth...
SSSI-NERSC Workshop in Longyearbyen

SSSI-NERSC Workshop in Longyearbyen

On October 29-October 31 2021 SSSI members and associates will gather in Longyearben for a three-day seminar. The aim of the workshop is to share and discuss research ideas and results, and work together on specific topics. The seminar includes a dissemination event...