The document is based on the existing "LifeWatch ERIC Distributed Construction: STRATEGIC PLAN" presented and discussed during the 5th LifeWatch e-Infrastructure Construction Operational Meeting held in Málaga on February 2015. 

The Swedish Research Council has decided to review the funding model for national research infrastructures. During this process, no open calls will be made for long-term financing of national infrastructures. Swedish LifeWatch will thus apply for new funding in 2015 instead of 2014, but gets an automatic one year extension of the existing contract and funding.

This conference, that will be held on 17-21 November 2014, is an opportunity for the scientific community to plan the coming decade of international collaboration in marine science and technology... 

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