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Report | Ontology & Semantic Web for Research

From 11 to 14 July 2017, thirty researchers and experts from all over Europe gathered in Lecce for  the workshop Ontology & Semantic Web for Research, hosted in the fascinating framework of Monastero degli Olivetani (University of Salento). The workshop, organised by LifeWatch-ERIC Service Centre, LifeWatch Italy and E...

Interim Executive Board Meeting

Form 26 to 29 June 2017, the Interim Executive Board of LifeWatch-ERIC took place in Melpignano, Lecce, in the magnificent framework of the freshly renewed Palazzo Marchesale. The meeting hosted by the LifeWatch-ERIC Service Centre, thanks to the support of the Town of Melpignano, was the first operative session of the infrstructure, after the I G...

LifeWatch-ERIC 1° General Assembly

In accordance with the procedures laid down in the LifeWatch-ERIC Statutes in regards to the working calendars, and after checking agendas with the European Commission services, we are delighted to announce you that the 1st General Assembly of LifeWatch-ERIC will take place in Seville (Spain), on 8-9 May 2017. More specific details...

Welcome LifeWatch-ERIC

Deepening biodiversity and ecosystem related issues has become a crucial value in contemporary society, which is tackling global scale challenges on capital elements, such as resource supply, economic development, environmental security and human well-being. The European Commission recognises research in this area as a priority, moving further fro...

LW: TED like seminar at ENVRI week

At the occasion of the ENVRI week held in Malaga in Autumn 2017, LifeWatch-ERIC Interim CEO and Service Centre Director, together with the representatives of all other research infrastructures involved in the project, recorded a TED like seminar about LifeWatch-ERIC, its domain of action and role played in the ecosystem and biodiversity research co...