The International Snow Science Workshop (ISSW) exists to facilitate the interdisciplinary exchange of ideas and experiences between snow science researchers and practioners. The motto of the International Snow Science Workshop is "A Merging of Theory and Practice". ISSW hosts a biennial conference in North America and Europe that brings together researchers and practioners from all over the world. ISSWs are geographically rotated between USA-Europe-Canada.

The next ISSW Conference, ISSW 2016, will be held in Breckenridge, Colorado, USA: from October 3-7, 2016. The website is now online (although still under construction),Visit the ISSW2016 website


International Snow Science Workshops (ISSW) Proceedings of Professional Papers and Poster Talks

As of March 2012, a library database format was finalised and previous proceedings are now online at:

This library is searchable by: Author, Keyword, Title, Year, Subject.


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