ASFR is the 2-star level Arctic defense forum for the Circumpolar North and serves
as the primary advisor to the 4-star level Northern Chiefs of Defense (NCHoDs) forum.
The 2022 event was conducted from 3-5 May in Fairbanks, Alaska.
A monthly forum for open discussion (non-attribution) on key issues affecting the
Circumpolar Arctic for academics, defense and security professionals, and military
leaders of the Arctic nations and allies.