I Colombia-Brazil GBIF Mentoring Workshop

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23 - 28 June 2013

The workshop started in Villa de Leyva at the building of the Humboldt Institute with preliminary presentations describing the work developed at each of the collaborating institutions:

  • Architectural overview of SiBBr (Luiz Gadelha).

  • General overview of SiBBr (Pedro Simpson).

  • Other biodiversity projects at LNCC (Maira Poltosi).

  • Scientific workflows and high performance computing at LNCC (Luiz Gadelha).

  • History, structure and working practices of SiB Colombia (Juan Bello).

  • Governance and participation in SiB Colombia (Oscar Orrego).

  • Information technology infrastructure of SiB Colombia (Daniel Amariles).

  • Interoperability and content management in SiB Colombia (Danny Vélez).

  • Product and service management in SiB Colombia (Maria Fernanda Goméz)

Afterwards, in Bogotá, a detailed series of hands-on sessions delved into SiB Colombia’s implementation and data management:

  • A step-by-step installation of SiB Colombia’s data portal.

  • Detailed description of the portal’s database.

  • Demonstration of web design and mapping tools used by SiB Colombia.

  • Demonstration of content and data quality management using real data sets.

Humboldt Institute (Villa de Leyva and Bogotá)
23 June 2013 11:15 - 28 June 2013 11:15