The International Snow Science Workshop (ISSW) will be held in Fernie, during the rescheduled dates of October 3-8 2021.
The Elk Valley Snow and Avalanche Workshop Society is the official organising body for the event and will be working hard from now until October 2021 to present an engaging and informative conference for the snow science world.
NOVEMBER 10, 2018: Elk Valley Snow and Avalanche Workshop
A day of workshops with a similar format to ISSW, of 30-minute presentations on a variety of snow and avalanche related topics. This one-day seminar welcomes avalanche professionals and recreationalists alike to engage in vibrant discussions and learn from fellow avalanche practitioners. A variety of research topics, case studies of past events and information on the latest snow safety gear will be presented.
Lunch and coffee will be available for purchase at the auditorium. An apres-social at the Cast Iron Grill, located at the near-by Fernie Golf Club, will provide opportunities to meet new backcountry partners and network with professionals in your community.