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LifeWatch ERIC Seminar to MSc Students

Training and education are among the core objectives of LifeWatch ERIC; the research infrastructure not only offers online learning opportunities thanks to its online platform and ICT tools, but also face-to-face courses and seminars to directly engage with academics, in particular University Students and early career researchers. On 13 and 1...

EuroMarine 2020 General Assembly Meeting

LifeWatch ERIC CEO, Christos Arvanitidis, is attending today the EuroMarine 2020 General Assembly Meeting (16-17 January 2020) hosted by the National Institute of Biology (NIB) at the Marine Biology Station of Piran (Slovenia). LifeWatch ERIC CEO was invited to join the open session of the meeting to describe how LifeWatch ERIC can support EuroMari...

2019 Talentia Award

LifeWatch ERIC was honoured at the 2019 Talentia Awards in Seville on 18 December for its significant contribution to the environment and society's well-being. The European science and technology infrastructure for biodiversity and ecosystem research received the award for its provision of the essential technological tools to advance and promote re...

5th LifeWatch ERIC General Assembly

The Dirk Bouts Building in the Flemish Administrative Centre (VAC) in Leuven, Belgium, was the scene for the 5th LifeWatch ERIC General Assembly, from 11 to 12 December 2019, chaired by Geert Verreet. Composed of the representatives from all full Member States and observers, the purpose of General Assembly Meetings, the highest governing body of Li...

II Dahlem-Type Workshop

The LifeWatch ERIC Internal Joint Initiative was launched in October 2019 to design and construct a Virtual Research Environment capable of processing and modelling available data on one of the planet's most burning biodiversity issues, the proliferation of Non-indigenous and Invasive Species (NIS), in order to help mitigate their impacts.  D...