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II Dahlem-Type Workshop

The second Dahlem-Type Workshop will focus on the technical implementation of those e-tools relevant for the validation cases agreed during the first workshop held in Seville. The workshop is taking place in Rome from 2 to 6 December 2019: 02-04/12/2019 | ICT technical meeting 05-06/12/2019 | Joint Discussion bewteen ICT and Validation Cases exp...

EU-CELAC Working Party

The 3rd Policy Workshop, the 4th WG meeting of the EU-LAC Working Group on Research Infrastructures in San José, Costa Rica, 27-28 November 2019, was dedicated to the Governance of Research Infrastructures under the perspective of scientific collaboration between Europe and Latin American and Caribbean countries. LifeWatch ERIC Chief Technical Off...

Covergence Global Blockchain Congress

From 11 to 13 November 2019, we actively participated in Convergence the Global Blockchain Congress 2019 held in Málaga (Spain). This was a great chance of  presenting our Blockchain platform "LifeBlock", establishing LifeWatch ERIC as the first Environmental ESFRI in using Blockchain technologies. It was also a great chance to award winners o...

LifeWatch ERIC Internal Joint Initiative

Non-indigenous and Invasive species (NIS) are considered a major threat to biodiversity around the globe: they can impact ecosystems in many ways by outcompeting or predating on native species. Who has not heard of the Burmese pythons in Florida that eat alligators? The negative impact of imported rats and cats that have decimated island fauna popu...

First Dahlem-type Workshop

LifeWatch ERIC just launched an Internal Joint Initiative (IJI) focusing on the topic of Non-indigenous and Invasive Species (NIS) with the aim of developing new dedicated Virtual Research Environments. The IJI kicked off with the organization of the LifeWatch ERIC First Dahlem-type Workshop: Current and future challenges of NIS in Europe, which to...