Events

Empowering Biodiversity Research Conference II

Save the date: 14 - 15 May 2020 | Conference on Biodiversity Informatics | Tervuren, Belgium.   Five years after the "Empowering Biodiversity Research" conference organized in May 2015, we would like to invite you for a new journey into the world of biodiversity data standards and tools. Projects that started five years ago are about to ...

EGU 2020

The General Assembly 2020 of the European Geosciences Union will be held at the Austria Center Vienna (ACV) in Vienna, Austria, from 3–8 May 2020. The assembly will bring together geoscientists from all over the world to one meeting covering all disciplines of the Earth, planetary and space sciences. The EGU aims to provide a forum where scien...

RDA 15th Plenary Meeting

The Research Data Alliance (RDA) 15th Plenary Meeting, with the theme "Data for Real-World Impact", will take place from 18-20 March 2020 in Melbourne, Australia, at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre (MCEC). The event will be hosted by the Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO) with the support of the Aust...

EMSO Conference

EMSO ERIC, the European Multidisciplinary Seafloor and water-column Observatory Research Infrastructure Consortium, has announced the 2020 EMSO Conference: preparing for UN Decade of Ocean Science. The intent of the United Nations Organisation's 2021-2030 Decade of Ocean Science for Sustainable Development is to ensure the future sustaina...

Transfiere 2020

9th European Meeting on Science, Technology and Innovation Transfiere is the biggest professional and multi-sectoral forum for knowledge and technology transfer in Spain, and gathers prominent players in the national and international Research & Development & Innovation ecosystem.  Hosted at the Trade Fairs and Congress Centre, M...

Maritime Industry Workshop

On the 23rd of January the LifeWatch team at VLIZ welcomes delegates from various companies in the maritime industry sector to get introduced to the LifeWatch marine activities and services. As valorization towards industry is considered an important aspect of the project, a Maritime Industry Advisory Board will be installed to advise the project ...

EuroLag 9 2020

The EuroLag 9 International conference, devoted to science, research and management issues related to lagoons and transitional areas, will be held in Venice (Italy) from 20-24 January 2020. The venue – the Scuola Grande di San Marco, founded in 1260 - is located in the heart of the old city and will only hold a maximum of 200 people, and regi...

5 LW ERIC General Assembly

On 11-12 December 2019, LifeWatch ERIC will hold its 5th General Assembly in the Dirk Boutsgebouw – VAC in Leuven (Belgium). Members are invited to register using the form available here.     

LifeWatch.be Users & Stakeholders Meeting

Date: 19-20 November 2019 Venue: Royal Belgian Institute of Natural Sciences (RBINS), Vautierstraat 29, 1000 Brussels During day 1 (19/11), which will be open to all users and stakeholders of the Belgian LifeWatch infrastructure, a multitude of interesting user stories will showcase the individual projects that are going on and the immense pro...

2nd Dahlem-type Workshop

The second LifeWatch ERIC Dahlem-type workshop will take place in Rome, 2nd - 6th December, 2019. Details of how to register will be made available shortly.

Biodiversity Next

Biodiversity_Next is a conference that brings together, for the first time at this scale, major international organisations, research scientists, and policy makers to jointly identify socio-technical bottlenecks and horizon-scan opportunities around data-intensive biodiversity and geodiversity research. Biodiversity_Next aims at: Promoting inno...

First Dahlem-type Workshop

LifeWatch ERIC needs to boost its construction and to engage users in developing their research activities into the Virtual Research Environments of the e-Science Infrastructures, by clearly demonstrating and documenting the added value these new technologies bring to address challenging hot topics. LifeWatch ERIC has started an Internal Joint Ini...

ISEM 2019

The International Society for Ecological Modelling Global Conference 2019 1-5 October 2019 | Salzburg Congress Centre, Salzburg, Austria The 22nd biennial conference of the International Society for Ecological Modelling (ISEM), under the theme eco:model:spaces, will bring together scientists from all professions and applications that deal with th...

European Marine Biology Symposium

This year's EMBS will take place in Dublin on August 25 to 29 2019.  It will be hosted by University College Dublin, in the state-of-the-art O'Brien Centre for Science. The social programme will provide opportunities to sample the the city's famous cultural life and explore the UNESCO Dublin Bay Biosphere. 2019 is the International Year of th...

European Ecological Federation Congress 2019

The "15th European Ecological Federation (EEF) Congress and 18th National SPECO Meeting" will take place at the Faculty of Sciences of the University of Lisbon (Lisbon, Portugal), from the 29th of July to the 2nd of August 2019. The conference 'Ecology Across Borders: Embedding Ecology in Sustainable Development Goals' is intended to promote ...

International Summer School Data FAIRness

Lecce, 01 - 05 July 2019 In recent years, one of the major challenges in the Environmental and Earth Science has been managing and searching larger volumes of data, collected across multiple disciplines. Many different standards, approaches, and tools have been developed to support the phases of the Data Lifecycle (Data Acquisition, Data Cura...

EU-CELAC Visit to LifeWatch Spain

The Community of Latin American and Caribbean States (EU-CELAC) Working Group on Research Infrastructures Study is visiting the LifeWatch ERIC premises in Spain from 25 to 27 June.  

ENVRIplus final dissemination event

ENVRIplus is holding its final event in Brussels to showcase the European environmental research infrastructures' contribution to the global Earth Observations, discuss the ENVRIplus results and look ahead to the future of the ENVRI community. The meeting will take place at the Royal Belgian Institute of Natural Sciences, Brussels, on 4 ...

Info day on European Research Development Funds-ERDF for Andalusia Region

Today, LifeWatch ERIC holds in CSIC its open Info day on European Research Development Funds-ERDF for Andalusia Region. The focus is on the resources allocated for LifeWatch ERIC on this programme. Through this networking event LifeWatch ERIC aims at  identifying and highlighting key directions to bost research in tight collaboration with its ...

LifeWatch ERIC Scientific Community Meeting

Rome, 27-29 May 2019 LifeWatch ERIC is organising its first Scientific Community Meeting, aiming at gathering the scientific Community of scientists and developers to trigger and boost the discussion on the most promising lines of development of science on three key themes: a) Biodiversity and Ecosystem Theory; b) Marine Biodiv...