China and the Arctic:

Polar Silk Roads - Oceans - Transport - Energy - Science -Indigenous Dialogue - Governance

May 10-11, 2019

Shanghai Science and Technology Museum


The Arctic Circle China Forum will be held in Shanghai, May 10-11, 2019. Hosted by the Ministry of Natural Resources of the People's Republic of China, the Forum is sponsored by the China Oceanic Development Foundation ans will be organized in cooperation with the Polar Research Institute of China (PRIC), the Shanghai Institutes for International Studies (SIIS) and the Chinese Society for Oceanography. The Forum will take place at Shanghai Science & Technology Museum and is organized in consultation with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the People's Republic of China.

Significant discussion will be held on China's involvement in the Arctic through the Belt and Road Initiative, as well as dialogue on ocean and marine science, transport and infrastructure, renewable energy, indigenous socioeconomic development and stewardship, and Arctic governance.