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  • Sep
    15

    This workshop aims to encourage national authorities and environmental impact assessment practitioners in the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) and West Asia region to publish biodiversity data for future re-use, using freely-available tools and resources.

    Muscat, Oman
  • Sep
    21

    The overarching theme of the 50th European Marine Biology Symposium (EMBS) revolves around long-term changes in the coastal and marine environment. However the programme will deal with different aspects of time series research from primary science (long-term changes, foodweb interactions etc) via data management and emerging technologies (e.g...

    Helgoland, Germany
  • Sep
    21

    The theme of the congress is Working with Fungi. This congress is the latest in an unbroken series going back almost sixty years.

    Madeira, Portugal
  • Sep
    23

    Enterprise Engagement with a focus on Research Data for Climate Change. More details to come.

    Paris, France
  • Sep
    28

    The meeting will provide an opportunity to review existing regional initiatives, exchange ideas, develop and enhance capacity networks, and formulate effective and lasting solutions to common capacity problems.

    Call for presentation abstracts is open—deadline 15 July...

    Nairobi, Kenya
  • Sep
    29

    The theme of the conference is Applications, Standards and Capacity Building for Sustaining Global Biodiversity.  Subprogrammes will include: digitization, semantic technologies, phyloinformatics, outreach and collaboration, ePublications, trait data, and conservation informatics. 

    Nairobi, Kenya
  • Oct
    04

    The GBIF Participant Nodes Committee will meet in connection with the 22nd meeting of the Governing Board in Madagascar in October 2015. A global training course for Node managers and staff members will be held back to back to this meeting. The contents of the course will be designed based on the recommendations received through an online...

    Antananarivo, Madagascar
  • Oct
    06

    The Eye on Earth initiative strives to address the crucial importance of environmental and societal information and networking to decision making, facilitating a broad stakeholder engagement process that is regionally relevant and convenes, converges and collaborates around this common agenda to deliver collective impact.

    Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
  • Oct
    06

    The 13th meeting of the GBIF Participant Node Managers Committee will be held in conjuction with the 22nd meeting of the Governing Board in Madagascar in October 2015. The meeting is open to members of the committee. Nodes staff are also invited to come to the meeting, if space allows.

    The first day will concentrate on the forward...

    Antananarivo, Madagascar
  • Oct
    08

    The Governing Board meeting, including the Science Symposium, will take place at the International Conference Center of Ivato, Antananarivo, Madagascar on 8-10 October 2015. Prior to the Governing Board meeting, on 6 October, the GBIF committees will meet. On 4-5 October there will be training for the GBIF Nodes and 6-7 October the Global...

    Antananarivo, Madagascar