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Keynote and Plenary Talks – Day 1

This plenary session provides an overarching understanding of the physical, biological, and paleocenographical setting in the pan-Arctic. In this way, the plenary serves as an introduction to the afternoon session
on physical drivers (session A),
the living ocean (session B), and
the environment of the past (session C).

Session Chair: Tor Eldevik

09:30-10:00 Keynote Talk 1:
Physical Drivers in the Changing Arctic Ocean – the Larger Perspective

Igor V. Polyakov (University of Alaska, Fairbanks, USA)
10:00-10:30 Keynote Talk 2:
Primary Production and the Shifting Foundations of a Changing Arctic Ocean
Karley Campbell (University of Tromsø The Arctic University of Norway, Norway)
11:00-11:15 Plenary Talk 1:
Strong Seasonality and Advection Shape the Zooplankton Community in the European Arctic
Janne Søreide (University Centre of Svalbard, Norway)
11:15-11:30 Plenary Talk 2:
Fishes in the Canadian Arctic, the Barents Sea, and Beyond
Maxime Geoffrey (Memorial University of Newfoundland, Canada)
11:30-11:45 Plenary Talk 3:
Biogeochemistry of the Holocene Sediments in the Barents Sea, and What it Might Mean for Paleoceanography
Christian März (University of Bonn, Germany)
11:45-12:00 Plenary Talk 4
Science for use talk
Seasonal and Climate Change Effects on Pollution Accumulation and Effects in the Arctic Marine Food Web
Khuong V. Dinh (University in Oslo, Norway)
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