News and events tagged with United Kingdom

  • Event

    NBN Conference 2016

    The theme of the conference is ‘Going with the flow: Supporting the NBN Data Flow Pathway’.  As the title suggests, this will focus on the stages of the data flow pathway across the two days.

    The conference is organized by The National Biodiversity Network (NBN).

    3 weeks ago


  • Data use

    How does the human footprint affect distribution of invasive species?

    By focusing on a portion of Europe that includes Great Britain, France, Belgium and the Netherlands, this study examines the influence of environmental and anthropogenic factors on global distribution of invasive species.

    1 month ago


  • News

    Young Researchers Award winner to use ecological community networks to model species co-occurrence

    Juan M. Escamilla Mólgora, a PhD student from Mexico, is one of the two recipients of GBIF’s 2016 Young Researchers’ Award. 

    2 months ago


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    Systematics Association Biennial

    This three-day meeting of the Systematics Association will be held at the University of Oxford and comprises four thematic sessions and contributed papers.

    1 year ago


  • Event

    Spatial ecology and conservation 3

    The call for abstracts (posters and oral presentations) for the 3rd international conference on Spatial Ecology & Conservation is now open.

    1 year ago


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    Spatial Ecology and Conservation conference

    The first international conference on Spatial Ecology & Conservation (SEC1) was organized in 2011.

    2 years ago


  • Event

    Conference on Enhanced Genepool Utilization

    Bioversity International, an Associate Participant of GBIF, is co-organizing the international conference on Enhanced Genepool Utilization - Capturing wild relative and landrace diversity for crop improvement.

     

    2 years ago


  • Event

    16th Workshop of the Genomic Standards Consortium

    The main theme of GSC16 is Biodiversity Genomics.

    2 years ago


  • News

    How plants weather the cold

    Research published in Nature journal has used GBIF-mediated data on nearly 30,000 species to investigate how plants evolved strategies to survive in cold climates.

    2 years ago


  • Event

    Building workflows with Taverna workbench by BioVeL

    The training event will introduce participants to the BioVeL project, and teach the attendees how to (1) run workflows via the BioVeL portal, (2) develop workflows using the Taverna workbench, (3) register and discover services in the biodiversity catalogue and (4) share workflows via myExperime

    3 years ago