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Training course in Biodiversity information - session 2013, by RMCA

The main objective of this training is to improve the understanding and application of biodiversity information for Sub-Saharan African scientists, university members and students and to increase their participation and ownership in biodiversity informatics.
More specifically :
 
• To help researchers identify the data from collections, databases and literature that are in their possession and relevant for an on-line publication.
• To involve scientists in digitizing, accessing and sharing data using internationally recognized protocols and tools...

November 15th, 2014

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Persistent Identifiers Workshop by BeBIF

GBIF has identified the provision of identifiers for biodiversity objects as one of the central challenges to developing a global bioinformatics infrastructure. This workshop is an opportunity for BeBIF to dissemate the knowledge gained at similar GBIF course. It aims at increasing the knowledge of the participants about Persistent Identifiers, specifically on how to issue, use, publish and resolve these identifiers, helping them to select the most appropriate solution for their specific situation.
The workshop has a cost of 20 EUR including welcome coffee and...

November 15th, 2014

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2005 10th GBIF Governing Board (GB10) Meeting

The 10th GBIF Governing Board meeting (GB10) and associated events took place at the Palais d'Egmont in Brussels, Belgium on 19-20 April 2005. Thirty-two countries and 17 international organisations participated in the meeting.

November 15th, 2014

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I GBIF Georeferencing Biodiversity Databases Workshop

This was the first global workshop on georeferencing techniques applied to biodiversity databases organised by GBIF, in collaboration with HerpNET. This series of workshop intends to increase the fitness for use of the biodiversity data available in the GBIF Network, adding detailed geospatial information to those records that lack them.

November 15th, 2014