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Big data, new media, new methods of management, analysis and interpretation: Achievements and Challenges

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Big data, new media, new methods of management, analysis and interpretation: Achievements and Challenges

On 20 March 2019 (18.00-20.00) in the L.Zervas amphitheatre, National Hellenic Research Foundation, Christos Arvanitidis, at the time representative of of our Greek Node and currently CEO of LifeWacth ERIC, was invited to give his talk on ‘Big data, new media, new methods of management, analysis and interpretation: Achievements and Challenges'.

The whole talk is available online in English at this address http://helios-eie.ekt.gr/EIE/handle/10442/16159, and the the full presentation can be downloaded here.

During the talk, Christos Arvanitidis discussed key topics like management policy and data use, as well as the analytical applications of LifeWatchGreece, and presented three network applications:

(a) The MedOBIS Virtual Lab  (MedOBISvLab) which hosts, manages and shares marine biodiversity data, and features geo- and bio-annotation and references.
(b) The Microtomography Virtual Lab (micro_CT vLab) that hosts. manages, analyses and disseminates big data from the field of microtomography.
(c) The R Virtual Lab (R_yLab) which stores extensive environmental data and is widely used by scientists and researchers.