Events

Fifth Joint Arctic SAR Workshop and TTX, 2020

April 15th, 2020 – April 16th, 2020

The Association of Arctic Expedition Cruise Operators (AECO), the Icelandic Coast Guard (ICG) and the Joint Rescue Coordination Centre in Northern Norway (JRCC NN), in collaboartion with ARCSAR (Arctic and North Atlantic Security and Emergency Preparedness Network) invite cruise operators, SAR responders and other relevant stakeholders to join us for the Fifth Joint Arctic SAR TTX and workshop.


AECO’S ARCTIC CRUISE CONFERENCE AND ANNUAL MEETING 2020

October 14th, 2020 – October 15th, 2020

Every year since 2003, AECO's Annual Cruise Conference has gathered the international Arctic expedition cruise industry, government officials and other stakeholders connected to Arctic cruise tourism. In 2020 the conference will take place in Oslo, on Wednesday, October 14.

The conference is followed by AECO's members' only Annual Meeting on Thursday, October 15.

Polar Field Staff Conference 2021

March 23rd, 2021 – March 25th, 2021

AECO is please to announce that AECO, in collaboration with IAATO, will organize the 2021 AECO IAATO Polar Field Staff Conference, March 23-25, location to be confirmed.
This is an important meeting for IAATO and AECO field staff members to gather and discuss the shared missions of advocating and promoting safe and environmentally responsible travel to the polar regions.
The conference gathers guides, expedition leaders and operations managers working for both polar trade associations to support their shared mission of advocating and promoting safe and environmentally responsible polar travel.