CANADA:  William (Bill) Quinton, Cold Regions Research Centre, Wilfrid Laurier University 

RUSSIAN FEDERATION:  Mikhail Bolgov, Institute of Water Problems, Russian Academy of Sciences

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA:  Sveta Stuefer, Water and Environmental Research Centre , University of Alaska Fairbanks 

FINLAND: Johanna Korhonen, Finnish Environment Institute (SYKE) 

SWEDEN:  David Gustafsson, Swedish Meteorological and Hydrological Institute

ICELAND: Arni Snorrason, Iceland Meteorological Office

DENMARK:  Birger Hansen, Department of Geosciences and Natural Resource Management, University of Copenhagen

NORWAY:  Oddbjørn Bruland, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Norwegian University of Science and Technology