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Research Infrastructures mobilisation in response to COVID-19

In a virtual workshop on 11 May 2021, organised the Organisation for Economic Development (OECD) and Science Europe, Chief Executive Officer Christos Arvanitidis spoke about how LifeWatch ERIC has contributed to critical questions that emerged during the COVID-19 pandemic, including collaboration and data sharing between Research Infrastructures (R...

Steps forward for Research Infrastructure collaboration at EuroGOOS Conference

The 9th EuroGOOS International Conference took place online from 3-5 May 2021, and saw the participation of hundreds of scientists, technologists and policymakers involved in ocean observation technologies. The full name of the conference was "Advances in Operational Oceanography – Expanding Europe's Ocean Observing and Forecasting Capaci...

e-Science for NIS Research Workshop

On 20 and 21 May 2021, LifeWatch ERIC will be hosting the online workshop "e-Science for NIS Research" with the support of the ENVRI-FAIR Project. The workshop will showcase the results of five validation cases into Non-indigenous and Invasive Species (NIS) conducted over the last eighteen months wi...

Science, Technology and Innovation: Transfiere2021

A tantalising glimpse into post-pandemic life last week as Transfiere, Spain's biggest professional and multi-sectoral forum for knowledge and technology, was given the green light to be held in-person. Over 2,000 professionals attended the Forum in Málaga, Spain, on 14 and 15 April, among whom the LifeWatch ERIC Common Facility in S...

Biomonitoring of aquatic ecosystems using genetic methods

The second part of a DNAqua-Net workshop on "Biomonitoring of aquatic ecosystems using genetic methods" was hosted virtually by the Cyprus University of Technology and the Institute of Marine Biology, Biotechnology and Aquaculture (IMBBC) of the Hellenic Centre for Marine Research on Friday, 12 March, 2021.  It presented to experts, ...