International Symposium on Seasonal Snow and Ice 2012

28 May - 1 June, 2012 Lahti, Finland


Online Registration

Registration is now open at IGS webpage:

Registration by mail

Though we strongly prefer registration through the website, it can however also be done by filling in and returning the back page of Symposium's Circular. If payment by credit card is not possible, contact the IGS office to arrange for a bank transfer. Payments made after 2 April 2012 must include the additional €80 late-registration fee. When completed, please send the form to the Secretary General at the IGS address.

Registration Fees

The fees include the icebreaker, banquet, daily luncheons (Mon–Fri), daily morning/afternoon coffee/snacks and the mid-week excursion with an evening barbecue. All fees are in euros, €:

Participant (IGS member) 480 Eur
Participant (not IGS member) 540 Eur
Student or retired IGS member 240 Eur
Accompanying person (18+) 170 Eur
Accompanying person (12–17) 100 Eur
Accompanying person (<12) Free
Late registration surcharge (after 2 April 2012) 80 Eur

VISA: Please remember to check whether you require a visa to travel to Finland. If so, you will need an invitation letter from the Local Organizing Committee (LOC). Please contact the LOC at matti.lepparanta[at] or onni.jarvinen[at]

Student/Postdoc support: Funding is available to partially support student and postdoc attendance at this symposium.

If You like to apply funding, please send e-mail to Prof. Matti Leppäranta (matti.lepparanta[at] where You state the topic of your Master or PhD thesis, the topic of your presentation (oral or poster) and the name of your supervisor.