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.
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.
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.
The Botanic Garden and Botanical Museum Berlin and the Museum für Naturkunde Berlin are organising the 2016 GGBN conference, held from June 21 through June 24, 2016, in Berlin, Germany.
NatSCA, the UK based Natural Sciences Collections Association, will be holding their next annual conference & AGM on 21 & 22 April 2016. The event will be hosted by Derby Museums, and take place at The Silk Mill and Derby Museum & Art Gallery.
ISBER, the International Society for Biological and Environmental Repositories, is organising its annual meeting and exhibits this Spring 2016 in Berlin.
ISBER 2016 Key Dates:
Abstract Submission Opens: September 1, 2015
Abstract Submission Closes: December 4, 2015
Early Bird Registration Deadline: February 8, 2016
More information: http://www.isber.org/?page=ISBER2016
The DG Environment of the European Commission is organising its first meeting of the ABS Consultation Forum on 21st January 2015.
CETAF has been accepted as a member of the Forum and two people from our core Team working on ABS (Legislation & Regulation Working Group) will participate in this event.