Meeting

ELIXIR All Hands Keynote II - Dimitris Koureas: Electric Butterflies, from field to bytes and back

Date 
Friday, 5 June, 2020
Country 
Belgium
Organiser 
Community
Event type 
Meeting

What is a digital museum specimen? How can it be used to reunite biological information such as molecular, morphological, ecological and taxonomic data? How do we bring 1.5 billion specimens and hundreds of museums into the world of Open Science ?

2020 Digital Data Conference going Digital

Date 
Monday, 1 June, 2020 to Wednesday, 3 June, 2020
Country 
Belgium
Organiser 
Community
Event type 
Meeting

 

Indiana University in collaboration with iDigBio of the Florida Museum of Natural History, and the Natural Science Collections Alliance is pleased to announce the fourth annual Digital Data in Biodiversity Research Conference is being converted to digital format, still to be held 1-3 June 2020.

 

Workshop on transformative change in the global post-2020 Biodiversity Framework

Date 
Wednesday, 18 March, 2020
Country 
Belgium
Organiser 
Community
Event type 
Meeting

 

Transformative change should help achieving the objectives of the Convention on Biological Diversity, the Sustainable Development Goals, the Paris Agreement and other multilateral agreements.

Purpose of this workshop to discuss how the concept of Transformative Change can be translated into concrete actions, goals, targets and pathways for the global post-2020 Biodiversity Framework. Target audience are EU Member State delegates negotiating the framework. Delegates from non-EU countries will also attend.

Environment: how to achieve the objectives set for 2030 and 2050?

Date 
Friday, 13 March, 2020
Country 
Belgium
Organiser 
Community
Event type 
Meeting

 

Dr Hans Bruyninckx, Director of the European Environment Agency

In its report "The European Environment, State and Outlook 2020", the European Environment Agency has established the main trends that will prevail in the future and has identified the elements that are essential for the implementation of a sustainable transition. 

Digital Sequence Information & Sustainable Benefit Sharing: Scientific Input to Policy Decisions

Date 
Tuesday, 21 January, 2020 to Wednesday, 22 January, 2020
Country 
Germany
Organiser 
Community
Event type 
Meeting

Digital Sequence Information & Sustainable Benefit Sharing: Scientific Input to Policy Decisions

Digital Sequence Information, Open Access, and Sustainable Benefit Sharing: Scientific Input to International Policy Decisions