IEAS European Centre is located at the Institute for Atmospheric and Earth System Research (INAR), University of Helsinki. The Centre is lead by Academician Professor Markku Kulmala. IEAS-Europe represents an interdisciplinary research platform involving leading scholars from European countries. Current activities of IEAS-Europe focus on research and education in environmental sciences, but prospectively the focus area will be extended to a wide range of exact sciences and the humanities.
International Eurasian Academy of Science (IEAS) organized, in collaboration with Pan-Eurasian Experiment (PEEX), 2nd Sofia Earth Forum on 31.10–1.11 in Helsinki, Finland. The Forum concentrated on grand challenges, solutions and legitimacy. During the Forum, Professor David Gee from Upsala University, Sweden, received the IEAS Academician Diplomacy.
Professor Nikolay Kasimov, the member of PEEX Steering Committee from Lomonosov Moscow State University, was nominated as an Academician of the International Eurasian Academy of Sciences.
M. Kulmala wrote a Nature comment paper "Build a global Earth observatory". He calls for continuous, comprehensive monitoring of interactions between the planet's surface and atmosphere. Read the article here. It is also available in Russian and Chinese.
International Eurasian Academy of Sciences (IEAS) meeting was held on 22.Sep in Moscow. The future activities, such as organization of the 2nd Sofia Earth Forum in Helsinki in 2018, were discussed.