News and events tagged with United Kingdom

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    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).

    Scheduled on 17 November 2016


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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


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    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


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    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


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    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

    2 years ago


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    Introduction to workflows for taxonomic refinement, biogeographic analysis, and species distribution modelling by BioVeL

    The training workshop will teach the attendees in using the informatic tools and services developed by the BioVeL project to address research topics such as historical analyses, invasive species distribution modelling, endangered species distribution modelling, and dynamic modelling of ecologica

    2 years ago


  • Data use

    Shifting niches and invasive species control

    Researchers use data available through GBIF to investigate how species can shift their ecological niches in alien environments – complicating the prediction of invasion risks.

    2 years ago