News & Updates
Workshop in Brussels, March 18-19, 2013
The European Commission (Unit Research Infrastructures) and the LifeWatch research infrastructure project together initiated the organization of a workshop “Towards a Roadmap for Biodiversity and Ecosystem Research Infrastructures in Europe.”
April 15, 2013
Alex Hardisty, BioVeL coordinator, Dave Roberts, ViBRANT project, and the Biodiversity Informatics Community launched a consultation on a 10-year vision for biodiversity informatics.
Individual contributions from 77 leaders in the biodiversity informatics field were compiled and edited by the authors to create a comprehensive vision for the future, representing a call-to-arms for funding priorities in this area. The results of this project have been published in open-access in BMC Ecology. Read the entire article.
- MS11, "Ecosystem Functioning & Valuation Web Services and Workflows," Budapest, Hungary, June 6-7, 2013
- European Biodiversity Informatics Conference, Italy, September 3-6, 2013
- BioVeL Third Annual Meeting and General Assembly, Budapest, Hungary, September 30-October 4, 2013
- INTECOL 2013
London, UK, August
18-23, Booth E3