During the conference week a number of side events are arranged alongside the main Arctic Frontiers conference program. Arctic Frontiers is primarily working along four thematic lines, and the side events, which are arranged during the conference week will be connected to these lines:
1. Smart Arctic
Sub topics: Resilient societies, innovation, technology transfer, smart infrastructure, connectivity.
2. Blue Future
Sub topics: Healthy and productive oceans, sustainable ocean economy, balanced approach to use and protection of marine resource.
3. Sustainable Business Development
Sub topics: Resources, competence, technology, green competitiveness, energy, transportation, resources, business trends and knowledge based growth in the Arctic.
4. Science to Policy
Sub topics: Knowledge based policy development, the role of science in the development of the Arctic region, balanced growth discourse, science diplomacy, global trends on science-policy interaction