ARTEK Events (2005-2014)

ARTEK EVENT 2014

ARTEK Event 2014 took place in Sisimiut from 7-9 April and had the topic Urbanisation and infrastructure in the Arctic.

Conference proceeding 2014

The presentations which was presented at the event, can be downloaded as PDF beneath:
Alfred Heller
Birger Lilja
Birgitte Hoffmann
Ellen O'Gara
Emma Neale
Essi Oikarinen
Hans Holt Poulsen
Huining Xu
Jan Gehl
Janike Kampevold
Jennifer Fiebig
Jens Thomas Arnfred
Jesper Nordskilde
Kåre Hendriksen
Lene Edvardsen
Lotte Bjerregaard
Magdalena Haggärde og Gisle Løkken
Susan Carruth
Ulrik Jørgensen
Wang Xiuheng
Yiqiang Jiang

ARTEK EVENT 2013

The ARTEK Event 2013 took place from 9- 11 April 2013 in Sisimiut. The topic of the conference was Sustainability in Mining in the Arctic. 
Conference proceeding 2013

ARTEK EVENT 2012

ARTEK Event 2012 took place in Sisimiut from 13 to 14 March 2012 and had the topic Challenges for the Arctic Building Industry. Read the conference proceedings and recommendations from the conference below. The presentations at the conference will be available for download within soon.

Conference proceeding - part 1
Conference proceeding - part 2
Conference proceeding - part 3
Recommendations and conclusions

The ARTEK Event 2012 was financially supported by the Nukiit fund, Government of Greenland.

ARTEK EVENT 2011

Innovation in Greenland was the title of the ARTEK Event conference held in 2011 in Sisimiut. The conference takes stock of the conditions and possibilities for innovation in Greenland and discusses what it takes to promote and strenghten it.
Conference proceeding 2011

ARTEK EVENT 2010

The previously held ARTEK Event Conference took place from 16 - 18 March 2010 with the conference "Arctic Energy Supply - Which way will Greenland chose? - Production, Distribution, Management, Legislation". Through 3 days the 70 attendees discussed different technological challenges, possibilities and solutions of energy supply in the Arctic.
Conference proceeding 2010

ARTEK Event 2009

 In the days 11 - 13 August 2009 ARTEK held its last international event in Sisimiut entitled "Tourist Cottages, and climate Change". The conference focused on how Greenland can prevent and adapt to climate change. For example by developing an environmental and energy-friendly portable tourist cottage tailored to Arctic conditions; by use of biogas from the Greenland shark for local energy production or by maintenance of the sleding tracks, essential for the dogsleding tourism. 
Conference proceeding 2009 

ARTEK Event 2008

In 2008 year the conference had the title "Sustainable Energy Supply in the Arctic - sun, wind, water etc."

Publications from the conference in 2008:
Conference proceeding 2008
Additional article to the proceedings

ARTEK EVENT 2007

The ARTEK Event in 2007 was about road construction in the Arctic.
Conference proceeding 2007

ARTEK EVENT 2006 

The Arctic Event in 2006 was entitled "The Greenlandic environment - pollution and solutions", focusing on environmental issues in the Arctic.
Conference proceeding 2006

ARTEK EVENT 2005

The Arctic Event in 2005 was entitled "Energy-efficient building".
Conference proceeding 2005