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pro-iBiosphere workshops

pro-iBiosphere is organizing two workshops - on mark-up of biodiversity literature and on alternative business models - on 10 and 11 February 2014. The Fifth Management Meeting will be held on 12 February 2014.

November 15th, 2014

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20th meeting of the GBIF Governing Board, new GBIF portal launch and Science Symposium

The official Governing Board meeting takes place from 8 to 10 October with the Science Symposium taking place in the afternoon of 9 October. Associated events, such as Training, Global Nodes meeting and committee meetings, take place prior to the Governing Board meeting.
 

GBIF will use the 20th meeting of its Governing Board to launch a new version of its global web portal, providing greatly enhanced access to the world’s largest database of documented evidence for the distribution of species across the planet.
 

The portal launch is open to...

November 15th, 2014

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GB20 Nodes training course: building stronger GBIF Nodes

The GBIF Nodes Committee met in connection to the 20th meeting of the Governing Board in Germany in October 2013. A global training course for Node managers and staff members was hold back to back to this meeting. The contents of the course were based on the recommendations received through the GBIF Nodes report 2011 (GB19) and an online survey about Participants' training priorities and plans carried out at the end of 2012.
The event was focused on the social component of Node management (when interacting with both potential data publishers and...

November 15th, 2014

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2013 12th GBIF Global Nodes Meeting

The 12th GBIF GLOBAL NODES MEETING focused on updates on the GBIF work program and the regionalization progress. It included a Q&A session between the GBIF Secretariat and the Nodes. For the first time 5 Break-out sessions were introduced, focusing on the following topics:
BG1: experiences of Nodes on tools and processes around data quality
BG2: NPT Startup: current status, planned developments, user requirements
BG3: Nodes portals: experiences from Nodes in the reusability of existing portal developments
BG5: Towards a generic development...

November 15th, 2014

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2001 2nd GBIF Governing Board (GB2) Meeting

The 2nd GBIF Governing Board meeting (GB2) took place at the Hotel Seminaris in Bad Honnef, Germany on 15-17 June 2001.

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

November 15th, 2014

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2012 Europe Regional Nodes Meeting

The GBIF European Nodes Meeting 2012 will take place in Berlin, organized by the GBIF-D teams of BGBM and MfN.

November 15th, 2014