Meeting

Nagoya Protocol on Access and Benefit Sharing: Rights and duties in scientific research

Swiss Academy of Sciences
Federal Office for the Environment
Date 
Friday, 9 September, 2016
Country 
Switzerland
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The Swiss Academy of Sciences together with the Federal Office for the Environment FOEN organizes the conference “Nagoya Protocol on Access and Benefit Sharing: Rights and duties in scientific research” on the 9th of September 2016, 9.15-12.30 a.m. at the Naturhistorisches Museum der Burgergemeinde Bern, Bernastrasse 15, 3005 Bern.

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7th International Barcode of Life Conference

7th International Barcode of Life Conference
Date 
Monday, 20 November, 2017 to Friday, 24 November, 2017
Country 
South Africa
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The African Centre for DNA Barcoding, and the University of Johannesburg will be hosting the 7th International Barcode of Life Conference from 20 - 24 November 2017. This is the first time that this event will be held on the African continent and the venue chosen is the Nombolo Mdhluli Conference Centre, Skukuza, located within the heart of African wildlife, the Kruger National Park, South Africa.

Zoology 2016

Date 
Thursday, 15 December, 2016 to Saturday, 17 December, 2016
Country 
Belgium
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The Royal Dutch and Belgian Zoological Societies will be hosting jointly the 23th edition of the Zoology Congress on 16 and 17 December 2016 at the University of Antwerp. 

At the Zoology Congress, zoologists studying life in all its aspects (from molecules to ecosystems) meet and discuss. Young scientists are particularly invited to participate, but all zoologists, at any stage of their careers, are very welcome to submit.

Horizon 2020 Information Day "Climate Action, Environment, Resource Efficiency & Raw Materials"

Date 
Wednesday, 14 September, 2016
Country 
Belgium
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The European Commission is organising an Horizon 2020 Information Day to present the following calls for proposals to be launched in autumn 2016:

Science and Policy Making: towards a new dialogue

Date 
Thursday, 29 September, 2016 to Friday, 30 September, 2016
Country 
Belgium
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International Conferences on Research Infrastructures 2016

Date 
Monday, 3 October, 2016 to Wednesday, 5 October, 2016
Country 
South Africa
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The International Conferences on Research Infrastructures (ICRI) will take place in Cape Town, South Africa, from 3 to 5 October 2016. The conferences will be co-organised by the South African Department of Science and Technology (DST) and the European Commission. 

International Conference on Ecological Informatics (ICEI2016)

Date 
Monday, 24 October, 2016 to Friday, 28 October, 2016
Country 
Croatia
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This years International Conference on Ecological Informatics will take place from 24 to 28 October 2016 in Dubrovnik, Croatia. 

TDWG 2016 - Standards Supporting Innovation in Biodiversity Research and Conservation

Date 
Monday, 5 December, 2016 to Friday, 9 December, 2016
Country 
Costa Rica
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Horizon 2020 Societal Challenge 2 Info Week

Date 
Monday, 27 June, 2016 to Wednesday, 29 June, 2016
Country 
Belgium
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The Societal Challenge 2 Info Week for the 2017 calls will take place on 27- 29 June 2016 in Brussels. This information week, jointly organised by the Research Executive Agency (REA), DG RTD, DG AGRI and the BIOHORIZON consortium, will give an overview of available funding opportunties under the 2017 calls and updates on research results from projects funded under Societal Challenge 2.

SPNHC 2016 Conference

Date 
Monday, 20 June, 2016 to Saturday, 25 June, 2016
Country 
Germany
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The Botanic Garden and Botanical Museum Berlin and the Museum für Naturkunde Berlin will be hosting the 31st Annual Meeting of the Society for the Preservation of Natural History Collections (SPNHC), from 20 June through 25 June 2016, in Berlin, Germany.