About us


APECS Netherlands is the Dutch national committee of the Association of Polar Early Career scientists (APECS): an international and interdisciplinary organization for undergraduate and graduate students, postdoctoral researchers, early faculty members, educators and others with interests in Polar Regions and the wider cryosphere. APECS Netherlands organizes and joins symposia, workshops and outreach events in the Netherlands and provides a platform for networking, education, outreach and career development for polar early career researchers.

Here you can find more information of what APECS is and how you can get involved. If you are not a member of APECS yet and would like to become one, you can sign up via this form. To receive the updates of APECS NL, fill in the Netherlands as your place of residence. You can always contact APECS Netherlands directly to find out more.

APECS NL has legal status in the Netherlands as a foundation (“stichting”) under KvK number 85672580.