Symposium - Seminar

6th International Barcode of Life Conference

Date 
Tuesday, 18 August, 2015 to Friday, 21 August, 2015
Country 
Canada
Organiser 
Stakeholder
Event type 
Symposium - Seminar

The Scientific Organizing Committee is pleased to announce that the 6th International Barcode of Life Conference will be held from August 18 – 21, 2015 at the University of Guelph, one of Canada’s major life science universities.

Since 2003, DNA barcoding has become the largest research program in biodiversity science, one examining all eukaryote kingdoms and spanning many nations. Reflecting the scope of the program, numerous major international collaborative projects are underway.

International Conference on Nature-Based Solutions

Date 
Monday, 18 May, 2015 to Wednesday, 20 May, 2015
Country 
Belgium
Organiser 
Stakeholder
Event type 
Symposium - Seminar

 

Together with the European Commission and under the auspices of the Latvian Presidency of the Council of the European Union, ALTER-Net is pleased to host an international conference on Nature-Based Solutions. Relevant to research in many disciplines and communities, to EU policies and to practitioners, 'Nature and Urban Wellbeing' offers rich possibilities to share, learn and connect.

Horizon 2020 Financial Rules Seminar

Horizon 2020 Financial rules @ Technologické Centrum
Date 
Tuesday, 28 April, 2015
Country 
Czech Republic
Organiser 
Community
Event type 
Symposium - Seminar

 

"Horizon 2020 Financial rules" aims to summarize financial rules applicable to Horizon 2020 Programme and to share good practices on the financial management of Horizon 2020 projects. It is primarily intended for project managers and the support staff involved in the project administration.

The event will also be web streamed.

Language: English (translation not provided)

From Cabinet to Internet: Digitising Natural History and Medical Manuscripts

Linnean Society of London - Digitising Natural History and Medical Manuscripts
Date 
Monday, 27 April, 2015 to Tuesday, 28 April, 2015
Country 
United Kingdom
Organiser 
Community
Event type 
Symposium - Seminar

 

The field of digital humanities has transformed the ways in which researchers look at manuscripts and letters: online editions are now accompanied by rich metadata, which facilitates research; digitised images mean that users can zoom in on details that previously needed good eyesight and a magnifying glass; and crowdsourcing ensures that collaborative work not only involves academics working amongst themselves, but that it also inclusively embraces the knowledge and the enthusiasm of members of the general public.

Empowering Biodiversity Research conference

Date 
Thursday, 21 May, 2015
Country 
Belgium
Organiser 
Stakeholder
Event type 
Symposium - Seminar

The Belgian Biodiversity Platform and several key Biodiversity Informatics related partner institutes are pleased to invite you to the Conference “Empowering Biodiversity Research”, which will take place on May 21th 2015 in Brussels at the Palace of Academies. The conference will bring together representatives of national and international scientific institutes to explore and discuss the opportunities and strengths related to Biodiversity Informatics and Open Data. A world of tools, standards and data is waiting to be used by you!