Meeting

RDA EU Data Innovation Forum

Date 
Tuesday, 30 January, 2018
Country 
Belgium
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The European Data Economy can flourish only if data is accessible & re-usable across borders, across types of organisations (private, public, research) and across different disciplines and sectors.

European researchers, developers, service providers and private sector representatives are invited to join the discussion on the role of research data in the Data Economy context and the RDA contribution to the different Data Economy building blocks. 

Plants in a changing world - The 4th Annual Meeting on Plant Ecology and Evolution (AMPEE4)

Date 
Friday, 23 March, 2018
Country 
Belgium
Organiser 
Community
Event type 
Meeting

The global environment is changing, the climate is warming, there are more extreme weather events, human activity has altered geochemical cycles of nutrients and land use change reduces and fragments habitats. How will plants adapt?

NatSCA Conference & AGM 2018: The museum ecosystem: exploring how different subject specialisms can work closer together

Date 
Thursday, 26 April, 2018 to Friday, 27 April, 2018
Country 
United Kingdom
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This conference aims to lead the participants outside their comfort zone and explore how working closely with different disciplines and departments can not only strengthen own areas of expertise, but museums as a whole.

SWIFCOB 18 «Ökosystemleistungen: vom wissenschaftlichen Konzept zur praktischen Anwendung»

Date 
Friday, 9 February, 2018
Country 
Switzerland
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Event type 
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The SWIFCOB (Swiss Forum on Conservation Biology) is an annual conference of the Swiss Biodiversity Forum. It regularly convenes ca. 200 actors from science, administration and society and encourages debate on hot topics and cross-sectoral solutions regarding the preservation and sustainable use of biodiversity.

TDWG 2017 Annual Conference

Date 
Sunday, 1 October, 2017 to Friday, 6 October, 2017
Country 
Belgium
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Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada and the Canadian Museum of Nature will host the 2017 Biodiversity Information Standards (TDWG) conference in Ottawa, Canada, October 1 - October 6.

Standards for the description and exchange of biodiversity information help promote research, support decision-making for conservation and planning, and provide a means of communicating observations across taxa, sub-disciplines, and political boundaries.

The annual TDWG conference serves two purposes:

Board Meeting of European Environmental Research Infrastructures (BEERi)

Date 
Thursday, 21 September, 2017
Country 
Germany
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BEERi is an advisory panel consisting of directors or coordinators of the environmental Research Infrastructures giving direct guidance to the ENVRIplus project management and giving strategic view to the project progress, acting as internal advisory board representing the needs of environmental Research Infrastructures.

24th meeting (GB24) of the GBIF Governing Board

Date 
Sunday, 24 September, 2017 to Friday, 29 September, 2017
Country 
Finland
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Event type 
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The Finnish Museum of Natural History, University of Helsinki, on behalf of Finland, is pleased to host the 24th meeting (GB24) of the GBIF Governing Board and warmly welcomes all delegations to Helsinki.

The official Governing Board meeting will take place on 26-27 September 2017.

A Global Nodes meeting will take place on 24-25 September and Governance committee meetings will take place on 25 September.