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LifeWatch ERIC receives Sustainability Award

On 28 May, Fundación Ingenio, an initiative bringing together the main stakeholders of the agricultural sector in Murcia (Spain), presented LifeWatch ERIC with its Environmental Sustainability Award, as further recognition of the work it does in support of sustainable ecosystem management. LifeWatch ERIC CTO, Juan Miguel González-Aranda, acce...

New technology for biodiversity researchers

The 20-21 May was an important milestone for the LifeWatch ERIC, as it hosted its long-anticipated e-Science for NIS Workshop, albeit in a virtual form due to the ongoing pandemic. The workshop was organised with the support of ENVRI-FAIR, and was hugely successful, attracting over 220 registrations. The aim of the event was to showcase the results...

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...