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SItE Roundtable event

When the annual Congress of the Italian Society of Ecology (Società Italiana di Ecologia - SItE), planned for 14-18 September in Lecce had to be postponed until next year because of Covid-19, the organising committee, in conjunction with LifeWatch Italy and the Ecology Laboratory at the University of Salento, decided to offer its members a day of o...

1st ERIC Forum Policy Seminar

The first ERIC Forum Policy Seminar was held online on 14 – 15 September, 2020. The ERIC Forum brings together 20 established European Research Infrastructure Consortia (ERICs) and 3 ERICs in preparation to strengthen their alliance and enhance collaboration. Under Grant Agreement n°823798, the ERIC Forum prepares, on a yearly basis, policy br...

AERAP virtual conference "A New Era for Africa-EU Science and Innovation Partnerships"

The Africa European Radio Astronomy Platform (AERAP) held a virtual conference on 9-10 September 2020, entitled "A New Era for Africa-EU Science and Innovation Partnerships". Scientists, innovators, network policymakers and other stakeholders came together to advance the cause of Africa Horizon Europe and Development Cooperation. Since its foundati...

Four post-doc positions at URT CNR IRET Lecce

Four post-doc positions have just been announced at URT-CNR IRET in Lecce for research activities in the framework of LifeWatch Italy. The application deadline for all these calls is 10 September 2020. Please check these attached documents for more information: Development of data quality control and data analysis services in the context of e-Sc...

Master of e-Biodiversity and Ecosystem

A new Master of e-Biodiversity and Ecosystem Sciences (EBES) degree will be offered next year by the University of Salento and LifeWatch ERIC, to prepare the next generation of professionals to apply data tools and concepts to ecology, and develop innovative, interdisciplinary solutions to environmental issues.  LifeWatch ERIC, together with ...