The conference is supported by the Russian Foundation for Basic Research (RFBR) and attended by teachers, researchers, students, post-graduates.

The conference has 4 sections: "Economic and mathematical models of territory development monitoring”, “Assessment of financial support for the strategic development of the subarctic territories”, “Monitoring of the key problems and the potential directions of the Arctic development” and  “Assessment of migration impact on the socio-economic development of Russia’s Arctic zone. "

There will also be two round-table-sessions and a session for the youth.