The 12th National Seminar on Snow

31.10.2024 12:00–1.11.2024 12:00

The seminar will be held 31 October - 1 November 2024 and will be hosted by the Arctic Centre, University of Lapland, in Rovaniemi at Arktikum building.

The National Seminar on Snow on the name day of Pyry (blizzard in Finnish) will be organized for the first time in the history of the event in Rovaniemi, Finnish Lapland.

This year the seminar is extended to two-day event from 31 October until 1 November 2024. Host for the seminar is the Arctic Centre at the University of Lapland. Prior to the seminar, attendees will have the opportunity to join a self-funded excursion to the Arctic Space Centre of Finnish Meteorological Institute in Sodankylä on Wednesday 30 October. 

The seminar will begin after lunch on Thursday 31 October and conclude before lunch on Friday 1 November. 

A more detailed program and registration link will be available in the coming fall. 

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Further information:

Leena Leppänen, Arctic Centre and Finnish Meteorological Institute, leena.leppanen(at) 
Outi Meinander, Finnish Meteorological Institute, outi.meinander(at) 
Sirpa Rasmus, Arctic Centre, sirpa.rasmus(at)