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Part I. Geopolitics in a Changing Arctic: New stakeholders and Arctic governance. Thursday 24 Jan
Parallel science sessions, 09:00-10:30
Auditorium 1
09:00-09:50 Oral presentations
09:50-10:30 Discussion
Chair:†Jo Inge Bekkevold
Invited The geopolitics of Asia's growing interest in Arctic affairs: rationale, intensity, implications†
Leiv Lunde, Arild Moe*
Fridtjof Nansen Institute, Norway
China's great power ambitions and the Arctic
Njord Wegge
Fridtjof Nansen Institute, Norway
09:20-09:30. Early Career
China’s Arctic research and its wider implications
Egill Thor Nielsson2,1
1Institute of International Affairs, Iceland, 2Polar Research Institute of China, China
09:30-09:40. Early Career
The Russia-China relationship † - possible consequences for the Arctic
Tom RÝseth
Norwegian Institute for Defence Studies, Norway
09:40-09:50. Early Career