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ENVRI Community International Winter School 2021

The 2021 ENVRI Community International Winter School from January 11-22 attracted 32 participants from all around the world, predominantly data centre staff, researchers and PhD candidates. Centred on the FAIR principles of data management, the online curriculum covered semantic navigation, Jupyter environments for visualisation and data discovery,...

EU-AFRICA e-Biodiversity & Ecosystem Sustainable Management in support of GeoScience

LifeWatch ERIC Chief Technology Officer Juan Miguel González-Aranda participated as speaker and in the discussions at a workshop co-organized on 22 January 2021 by The Science Foundation Ireland Research Centre for Applied Geosciences (iCRAG) and the Council for Geoscience of South Africa to present a vision for a shared EU-Africa Geoscience I...

LifeWatch ERIC in MSc, University of Crete

LifeWatch ERIC contributed to a Master of Science program at the Department of Biology at the University of Crete on Tuesday 19 January, 2021. The delivery was naturally online because of Coronavirus restrictions.  LifeWatch ERIC Chief Executive Officer Christos Arvanitidis presented a seminar entitled 'Introduction to the international, Euro...

Vacancies at LifeWatch ERIC

Applications are invited from appropriately qualified and motivated individuals in response to three employment opportunities that are available at the LifeWatch ERIC Service Centre in Lecce, Italy: Communication Officer | download the vacancy or apply now Training Officer | download the vacancy or apply now Ontology Developer | download the vac...

Metabarcoding and Metagenomics Conference

The 10th edition of the Trends in Biodiversity and Evolution Conference (TiBE2020), organised by the Research Centre in Biodiversity and Genetic Resources CIBIO- InBIO Associate Laboratory, at the University of Porto, Portugal, was conducted online from 9-11 December, with a focus on Metabarcoding and Metagenomics.  The availability of ever m...