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2014 ALTER-Net summer school: ‘An Interdisciplinary Perspective on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services’

Open to young graduate and post-graduate scientists from both within and outside the network partners, the ALTER-Net Summer School provides an innovative atmosphere for thinking about and resolving the sustainability challenges that society is currently facing. Our Summer School aims at contributing to the durable integration and spread of excellence within and beyond the network, with a view to promoting interdisciplinary approaches.

November 15th, 2014

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Course on Biodiversity data quality, use, and publication by GBIF France and BioVeL

[ENGLISH] This two-day training workshop will explain and demonstrate various ways to prepare, publish and access biodiversity data, via GBIF network and BioVeL tools (in particular BioVeL tools for data cleaning and refinement and those for ecological niche modelling).
[FRENCH] Cette formation vise à donner aux participants un aperçu des différentes façons de préparer, de publier et d'accéder aux données sur la biodiversité, via le réseau GBIF et les outils BioVeL (en particulier ceux pour "data cleaning and refinement" et ceux pour faire de la modélisation des...

November 15th, 2014

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CESAB Workshop “Managing Biodiversity Data for Scientific Synthesis”

Synthesis and analysis of scientific data has proven an invaluable tool for the emergence of new theory, paradigms, knowledge and research needs within the broad scientific field of biodiversity. However, much remains to be done to make data from biodiversity research fully available and usable for synthesis and analysis. A significant part of this challenge relates to the management of these potentially available data.
 
The main objectives of this workshop are:

  1. to provide an overview of data management for ecology/biodiversity science in
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November 15th, 2014

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EMODnet Biology Species Traits Vocabulary Workshop

The aim of the meeting is to engage key specialists in the development of a biological traits vocabulary that can be applied across the range of species in the WoRMS (Aphia) database. GBIF will provide experience/expertise on standards and best practices for vocabulary management.

November 15th, 2014

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GBIF-France Day / Journée du GBIF France

An event organized by GBIF France to present the features of the new GBIF portal, including improved maps and visualization, increased speed of data indexing, removal of download limits and greater visibility for national GBIF Participants.

November 15th, 2014

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Course on biodiversity data quality and use by GBIF France

This course aims to give the participants an overview of the different possible ways to publish and access to the data available in the GBIF network (especially the role of the GBIF data portal data.gbif.org), including the different possible uses of those data, in particular the application of ecological niche modeling techniques.

November 15th, 2014

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2001 3rd GBIF Governing Board (GB3) Meeting

The 3rd GBIF Governing Board meeting (GB3) took place at the Centre Conférences Internationales in Paris, France on 11-12 September 2001.

Twenty-one countries and 7 international organisations participated in the meeting.

November 15th, 2014

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Persistent Identifiers workshop by GBIF France

GBIF France, in collaboration with the Francophone staff of GBIF Belgium and GBIF Sweden, is organizing a course on persistent identifiers as a follow-up of the course organized globally by GBIF in Madrid (Spain) in February 2012.

The topics that will be addressed are: (i) Intruduction and basic concepts, (ii) application examples in the biodiversity arena, (iii) implemantation and maintenance, (iv) publishing and resolution and (v) practical cases.

Original title: Atelier sur les identifiants persistants par GBIF France.

November 15th, 2014

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2011 Biodiversity Data Analysis and Use Workshop by GBIF France

This workshop, named “Utilisation et Analyse des Données sur la Biodiversité” is focused on giving the participants an overview of the different ways to access GBIF-mediated data (highlighting the role of the GBIF Data Portal), and the different possible uses of such data. As an example of biodiversity data analysis, an introduction to ecological niche modelling techniques will be part of the course. This workshop will have a regional component with participants from Belgium and Switzerland.

November 15th, 2014

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CEPDEC-SEP Second Training Workshop - Uses of Biodiversity Data

The SEP-CEPDEC project includes two main training events: a first course about biodiversity data digitisation and publication (already held in four different locations) and a second course on the retrieval and use of such data.
This second event is focused on giving the participants an overview of the different ways to access GBIF-mediated data (highlighting the role of the GBIF Data Portal), and the different possible uses of such data. As an example of biodiversity data analysis, an introduction to ecological niche modelling techniques will be part of the...

November 15th, 2014