OceansAdvance Announces AGM Guest Speaker
Thursday, May 6, 2021
3:00 – 4:30 PM NST
OceansAdvance is delighted to announce Carolann Harding, Executive Director of SmartICE Sea Ice Monitoring & Information Inc. will be the featured guest speaker at our upcoming Annual General Meeting.
Ms. Harding’s topic: Enabling Resiliency in the Face of Climate Change
SmartICE is an award winning technological innovation for the North. This project features the world’s first climate change adaption tool to integrate traditional knowledge of sea ice with advance date acquisition and remote monitoring technology. The SmartICE system combines these approaches to provide invaluable, data-driven insights into sea-ice thickness and local ice conditions, in near real time. This initiative embraces a business model that aims to expand opportunities for economic and social development in Northern markets while preserving local cultures and lifestyle.