To consider relevant issues concerning the Arctic Region and the Continent of Antarctica and the respective surroundings:
Geography, Environmental Challenges/sea-level change, Natural Resources, Maritime Routes and Trade, B&Road Initiative, Military Strategic developments, Relevant Organizational Structures, National Interests, Demography and Populations concerned, etc.
Dr. Lawson Brigham, (CPT, ret. USMC), UA, Fairbanks, Alaska
Knut Hammarskjoeld, Sweden, South Carolina
Ina Holst-Pedersen Kvam, Armed Forces College, Bergen, Norway
Prof. Tomas Ries, National Defense College, Stockholm, Sweden