2018 Ebbe Nielsen Challenge: Entrants and submissions

Review all 23 submissions received for the 2018 Ebbe Nielsen Challenge


Learn about the winners of GBIF's 2018 Ebbe Nielsen Challenge

Submission name Team members
A Trust-based Model for Intrinsic Quality Assurance
of the Crowdsourced Biodiversity Observations
Hossein Vahidi & Wanglin Yan
Keio University, Japan

Brian Klinkenberg
University of British Columbia, Canada
A biodiversity knowledge graph
Roderic D. M. Page
University of Glasgow, United Kingdom
Mapping phylogenetic diversity Pedro Tarroso
CIBIO/InBIO, Portugal
Wilder Wander Vicki O'Donnell & Patrick O'Donnell
Red Oak Technology Ltd., Ireland
Checklist recipe
A template for reproducible standardization
of species checklist data
Lien Reyserhove, Damiano Oldoni & Peter Desmet
Research Institute for Nature and Forest (INBO), Belgium
Towards a strategy to manage good biodiversity data and discriminate well-surveyed territories for their use in SDMs and future survey planning
A shift from quantity to quality in primary biodiversity data
Jorge M. Lobo
National Museum of Natural Sciences (CSIC), Spain

Cástor Guisande, Luis González Vilas,
Emilio García-Roselló, Jürgen Heine &
Jacinto González-Dacosta
University of Vigo, Spain
Making citizen science data work for citizen scientists
Tom August
Centre for Ecology and Hydrology, United Kingdom
Validate your data against easy to write specifications
Stijn Van Hoey & Peter Desmet
Research Institute for Nature and Forest (INBO), Belgium
Earth observation, open data and machine learning for near real time threat monitoring of vulnerable plant species Burra Dharani Dhar & Reymondin Louis (Vietnam)
Maria Barua Angel & Palao Leo Kris (Philippines)
CIAT: International Center for Tropical Agriculture – Asia
Proposed workflow for habitat modelling using GBIF mediated data and Google Earth Engine Safran Yusri
Biodiversity knowledge and democracy
Alexander Zizka & Oskar Rydén
University of Gothenburg & Gothenburg Global Biodiversity Centre, Sweden

Daniel Edler
University of Umeå & Gothenburg Global Biodiversity Centre, Sweden

Johannes Klein
Gothenburg Global Biodiversity Centre
A web platform to find unkown relations hidden in millions of species occurrence records
Raúl Sierra-Alcocer, Juan M Barrios, Juan Carlos Salazar-Carrillo & Pedro Romero-Martinez

Christopher R. Stephens
Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, Mexico

Constantino González-Salazar
Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana, Mexico
Claim the natural history specimens you collected or identified, receive credit, and be notified of taxonomic changes
David P. Shorthouse
Canadian Museum of Nature, Canada
Taxonomy Tree Editor Ashish Singh Tomar
University of Granada & BIG4, Spain
CALeDNA Pillar Point Wai-Yin Kwan, Rachel Meyer, Teia Schweizer & Emily Curd
CALeDNA, United States
Ecotaxonomy database Anton Potapov
University of Göttingen, Germany, &
Russian Academy of Sciences, A.N. Severtsov Institute of Ecology and Evolution, Russia

Dorothee Sandmann
University of Göttingen, Germany

Ivan Goptarev & Alexandr Goptarev
Complex Cloud Solutions, Russia

Stefan Scheu
University of Göttingen & Centre of Biodiversity and Sustainable Land Use, Germany

Carlos Martinez
University of Turku, Finland &
University of Greifswald, Germany
A Biodiversity Dataset Tracker
Jorrit H. Poelen
United States
The bdverse Tomer Gueta & Yohay Carmel
The Technion – Israel Institute of Technology, Israel

Vijay Barve
Florida Museum of Natural History, United States

Thiloshon Nagarajah
Informatics Institute of Technology, Sri Lanka

Povilas Gibas
Vilnius University, Lithuania

Ashwin Agrawal
Indian Institute of Technology (BHU), India
Enhancing database of small mammals of the Zoological Collection of the National University of Laos Bounsavane Douangboubpha, Daosavanh Sanamxay, Phetphoumin Paphaphanh & Vilakhan Xayaphet
National University of Laos, Lao People’s Democratic Republic
Smart mosquito trap to DwC pipeline Connor Howington & Samuel Rund
VectorBase.org, United States
GBIF Issues Explorer Luis J. Villanueva
Smithsonian Institution, United States
BioModelos Iván González, César Gutiérrez, María Cecilia Londoño Murcia, Daniel Fernando López Lozano, Elkin Alexi Noguera Urbano & María Helena Olaya Rodríguez
The Alexander von Humboldt Biological Resources Research Institute, Colombia

Jorge Velásquez Tibatá
Military University Nueva Granada, Colombia
Biodiversity Information Chih Chen Yu