Upcoming events

GBIF Regional Meeting: Latin American Nodes

The fourth GBIF Latin American Nodes meeting will focus on Latin America Program and Collaboration. There will be discussions about the Latin America work program for the next year(s) and ways to stre...


Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

1-3 September 2014

Biodiversity Diagnoses Course in Benin

The concept behind this course is to take some next steps in combining the content and ideas of several previous BITC courses: data capture, data cleaning, data analysis, etc. The idea is to analyze a...

Cotonou, Benin

1-9 September 2014

21st GBIF Governing Board (GB21) Meeting

The Governing Board meeting, including the Science Symposium, will take place at the India Habitat Centre in New Delhi on 16-18 September 2014. Prior to the Governing Board meeting, on 15 September, t...

New Delhi, India

15-19 September 2014

COP 12: Conference of the Parties to the CBD

The twelfth meeting of the Conference of the Parties (COP 12) to the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) will engage in a mid-term review of the implementation of the Strategic Plan and the Aichi...

Pyeongchang, Republic of Korea

6-17 October 2014

African Mountains Regional Forum, 2014

ARCOS and the Africa Mountain Partnership Champions Committee in partnership with the East African Community (EAC), the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), the Austrian Development Agency (AD...


Arusha, Tanzania

22 - 24 October 2014

2014 TDWG Conference

Biodiversity Information Standards (TDWG) will hold its 2014 annual conference in Jönköping, Sweden, 27-31 October 2014. The theme of the meeting is Applications and Data Standards for Sustaining Bi...

Jönköping, Sweden

27-31 October 2014

IUCN World Parks Congress 2014

The IUCN World Parks Congress is the landmark global forum on protected areas held every ten years. It will be convened with the theme “Parks, people, planet: inspiring solutions” designed to refl...

Sydney, Australia

12-19 November 2014

2nd International Ocean Research Conference

The 2nd International Ocean Research Conference (IORC) is an opportunity for the scientific community to come together to plan the coming decade of international collaboration in marine science and te...

Barcelona, Spain

17-21 November 2014

Arctic Biodiversity Congress

The Arctic Council’s Conservation of Arctic Flora and Fauna (CAFF) working group is organizing the first Arctic Biodiversity Congress to promote the conservation and sustainable use of Arctic biodiv...

Trondheim, Norway

2-4 December 2014