On June 21-22, 2016 ADAC hosted the first Arctic-related Incidents of National Significance (IoNS) Workshop, with the objective to identify research and technology gaps and define research questions that should result in requests for proposals (RFPs) via merit competitions following the workshop. The output of the workshop will be the workshop proceedings, relevant research questions, and RFPs to address relevant research mission and needs.

IoNS Rapporteurs Report

Request for Proposal (RFP)—Interested applicants must review the IoNS Rapporteurs Report before responding to this RFP. Applications are due by Friday, October 14, 2016.

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IoNS Workplan

Literature Review

IoNS Agenda

IoNS Presentations
    Opening Remarks
    Panel 0  Operater Panel
    Panel 1  Ship Total Accountability in an Arctic Emergency
    Panel 2  Arctic Emergency Response Shared Situational Awareness
    Panel 3  Cruise Ship Medical Rescue and Technology
    Panel 4  Arctic Communications
    Panel 5  Drifiting Sea and Pack Ice, Arctic Weather Hazards, and Arctic Bathymetry

IoNS Live Stream
    Day 1 Live Stream
    Day 2 Break Out B Live Stream
    Day 2 Break Out C Live Stream
    Day 2 Afternoon Live Stream