Iceland 2022

PEI 2022 Iceland

Connect, Learn and Act in Iceland with polar educators and researchers from around the world at PEI’s 5th biennial workshop Stories in Ice which included 2 days in the field exploring, experiencing and learning about Iceland.

Tuesday 12 – Friday 15 April 2022

Nýheimar Knowledge Centre, Höfn, Iceland

“Stories in Ice: Connect – Learn – Act” took place in the breath-taking port of Höfn, Iceland. With representatives from indigenous communities, polar researchers, social scientists and artists we focused on the human story of the cryosphere and its impact on our environment, health, culture and safety.


  • Shared practice in snap talks, hands-on activities, science communication tips and tricks, and experiments.
  • Connected with Arctic peoples and international participants to link polar education, research and global communities.
  • Focused on the science of ice (both land and sea) and engage with knowledge and stories of a frozen world from people who live and work in the Arctic.
  • Met expert polar researchers exploring the highest, coldest and oldest ice on earth will provide updates.