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CEO visit to LifeWatch Belgium

The LifeWatch General Assembly (GA) invited the newly appointed LifeWatch ERIC Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Christos Arvanitidis, to visit all national LifeWatch nodes. The first step on this tour was Belgium, so on Tuesday 18 June our CEO, accompanied by Juan Miguel González-Aranda, interim Chief Technical Officer (CTO) of LifeWatch ERIC, visite...

Portugal joins LifeWatch ERIC

Portugal is the most recent member of LifeWatch ERIC. LifeWatch Portugal is managed at a national level by PORBIOTA - E-Infrastructure Portuguese Information and Research in Biodiversity, led by CIBIO-InBIO, the Research Centre in Biodiversity and Genetic Resources. The integration into LifeWatch reinforces and projects on an international scale th...

50th Anniversary of NIB-Marine Biology Station Piran

When the Slovenian Consortium, LifeWatch SI, was established in 2015, the National Institute of Biology (NIB) was a founding partner, but marine research and monitoring of seawater quality operations at the NIB's Marine Biology Station Piran began a long time before that.  Indeed in 2019, the interdisciplinary marine station is celebrating 50 ...

Biodiversity Next

Naturalis Biodiversity Center in collaboration with the Netherlands Biodiversity Information Facility and in partnership with LifeWatch ERIC, the Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF), a new pan-European Research Infrastructure initiative (DiSSCo),  the national resource for digitized information about vouchered n...

EU-CELAC & LifeWatch ERIC

Very successful meeting in Andalusia (Donana and Seville) with the EU-CELAC Working group on Research Infrastructure Study, On 25-26-27 June 2019. LifeWatch ERIC is once again reinforced as the most promising Research Infrastructure for Latino Amrica and Caribe.