Meeting

Final citizen science event for LIFE MIPP (Monitoring of Insects with Public Participation)

Date 
Wednesday, 24 May, 2017 to Friday, 26 May, 2017
Country 
Italy
Organiser 
Stakeholder
Event type 
Meeting

LIFE MIPP, a project that monitors saproxylic beetle populations (Osmoderma eremit, Lucanus cervus, Cerambyx cerdo, Rosalia alpina and Morimus funereus) by enlisting volunteers to gather data on the population size and conservation status of insects, will hold its closing conference in the northern Italian city of Mantua (Mantova).
MIPP stands for monitoring of insects with public participation, and this final meeting, to be held on 24-26 May 2017, will focus on the monitoring of saproxylic beetles and other insects protected in the European Union.

OpenAIRE Workshop - Impact and Measurement of Open Access

Date 
Tuesday, 14 February, 2017
Country 
Norway
Organiser 
Stakeholder
Event type 
Meeting

OpenAIRE organizes a workshop on ‘Impact and Measurement of Open Access’, in collaboration with CRIStin, hosted by HiOA in Oslo - Norway on Tuesday the 14th of February 2017
This workshop aims to explore how open access can be measured and what tools are developed to monitor the transition to more open research.

Bioeconomy Impact 2017

Date 
Tuesday, 21 February, 2017 to Wednesday, 22 February, 2017
Country 
United Kingdom
Organiser 
Stakeholder
Event type 
Meeting

Bioeconomy Impact 2017: Research to Innovation

European Conference of Tropical Ecology

Date 
Monday, 6 February, 2017 to Friday, 10 February, 2017
Country 
Belgium
Organiser 
Stakeholder
Event type 
Meeting

The “European Conference of Tropical Ecology” - the annual scientific meeting of the Society for Tropical Ecology (Gesellschaft für Tropenökologie, gtö) - will be organized in 2017 in Brussels, Belgium, by three Universities and three research-museum institutions.

Biodiversity and Health in the Face of Climate Change

Date 
Tuesday, 27 June, 2017 to Thursday, 29 June, 2017
Country 
Germany
Organiser 
Stakeholder
Event type 
Meeting

This joint European conference organized by the German Federal Agency for Nature Conservation (BfN) and the European Network of Heads of Nature Conservation Agencies (ENCA) explores the significant challenges climate change poses to biodiversity and health in Europe. 

XIX International Botanical Congress

Date 
Sunday, 23 July, 2017 to Saturday, 29 July, 2017
Country 
China
Organiser 
Stakeholder
Event type 
Meeting

The International Botanical Congress (IBC) is a major convention that brings together scientists from around the world to discuss new research in the plant sciences. The IBC is held once every six years.

Open Science Conference 2017

Date 
Tuesday, 21 March, 2017 to Wednesday, 22 March, 2017
Country 
Germany
Organiser 
Stakeholder
Event type 
Meeting

The Open Science Conference 2017 is the 4th international conference of the Leibniz Research Alliance Science 2.0. It is a continuation and development of the former Science 2.0 Conference. It is dedicated to the Open Science movement and provides a unique forum where researchers, librarians, practitioners, politicians, and other important stakeholders can discuss and exchange their ideas and experiences.

BioGenomics2017 - Global Biodiversity Genomics Conference

Date 
Monday, 20 February, 2017 to Thursday, 23 February, 2017
Country 
United States
Organiser 
Stakeholder
Event type 
Meeting

The Smithsonian Institute for Biodiversity Genomics (SIBG) and BGI are organizing the first Global Biodiversity Genomics Conference on February 20-23, 2017 in Washington, D.C. at the Smithsonian's National Museum of Natural History and at the JW Marriott Washington DC Hotel.

Outcomes of the IUCN World Conservation Congress 2016 – what do they mean for Europe?

Date 
Monday, 7 November, 2016
Country 
Belgium
Organiser 
Stakeholder
Event type 
Meeting

IUCN and the Slovakian Presidency of the EU Council are inviting IUCN Members, partners and EU decision makers, and Members of the European Parliament to discuss the main outcomes of the IUCN World Conservation Congress 2016 in Hawai'i by looking at ways to support environmental policy and action in Europe.

Why Do Natural History Collections Matter? - CETAF 20th Anniversary

Date 
Thursday, 20 October, 2016
Country 
Spain
Organiser 
CETAF
Event type 
Meeting

 

On the 20 October 2016, CETAF invites researchers, scientific communicators, policy makers and citizens interested in biodiversity to join us at Madrid's famous Royal Botanic Garden where high profile speakers from industry, science and culture will converge to showcase the societal relevance of natural history collections.