Events

ICRI 2020 Canada

The International Conference on Research Infrastructures 2020 will be in Ottawa, Canada, 30 September - 2 October. The ICRI brings together policy experts, facility managers, leading researchers and a variety of other stakeholders to discuss challenges and emerging trends for research infrastructures around the world. ICRI 2020 is supported w...

Smart Agrifood Summit

The Málaga Fair Trade and Congress Centre is set to host the Startup Europe Ecosystem for Open Innovation, the Smart Agrifood Summit, on 18-19 June.  #Agrifood20, now in its third year, is an industry-leading event for the creation of innovative ecosystems digital transformation of the agri-food sector.  Startup Europe is an initia...

Empowering Biodiversity Research Conference II

Save the date: 14 - 15 May 2020 | Conference on Biodiversity Informatics | Tervuren, Belgium.   Five years after the "Empowering Biodiversity Research" conference organized in May 2015, we would like to invite you for a new journey into the world of biodiversity data standards and tools. Projects that started five years ago are about to ...

EGU 2020

The General Assembly 2020 of the European Geosciences Union will be held at the Austria Center Vienna (ACV) in Vienna, Austria, from 3–8 May 2020. The assembly will bring together geoscientists from all over the world to one meeting covering all disciplines of the Earth, planetary and space sciences. The EGU aims to provide a forum where scien...

ESFRI Meeting & Conference

The 72nd Meeting of the European Strategy Forum on Research Infrastructures (ESFRI, ESFRI Executive Board and Working Group meetings, and e-IRG meeting) will take place in Zagreb, Croatia, 19-20 March, under the Croatian presidency. The Council configurationis around competitiveness - COMPET - and is organised by the Ministry of Science and Educati...

RDA 15th Plenary Meeting

The Research Data Alliance (RDA) 15th Plenary Meeting, with the theme "Data for Real-World Impact", will take place from 18-20 March 2020 in Melbourne, Australia, at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre (MCEC). The event will be hosted by the Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO) with the support of the Aust...

Blue Growth in the Black Sea Region

The International Conference on Blue Growth in the Black Sea Region will take place 09-10 March in Constanta, Romania, under the theme: 'Ecosystem Services on River-Sea Macro-ecosystems'. The first of its kind, the conference is organised by the Black Sea Economic Cooperation Organisation (BSEC), which came into existence as a model...

EMSO Conference

EMSO ERIC, the European Multidisciplinary Seafloor and water-column Observatory Research Infrastructure Consortium, has announced the 2020 EMSO Conference: preparing for UN Decade of Ocean Science. The intent of the United Nations Organisation's 2021-2030 Decade of Ocean Science for Sustainable Development is to ensure the future sustaina...

Transfiere 2020

9th European Meeting on Science, Technology and Innovation Transfiere is the biggest professional and multi-sectoral forum for knowledge and technology transfer in Spain, and gathers prominent players in the national and international Research & Development & Innovation ecosystem.  Hosted at the Trade Fairs and Congress Centre, M...

Maritime Industry Workshop

On the 23rd of January the LifeWatch team at VLIZ welcomes delegates from various companies in the maritime industry sector to get introduced to the LifeWatch marine activities and services. As valorization towards industry is considered an important aspect of the project, a Maritime Industry Advisory Board will be installed to advise the project ...

EuroLag 9 2020

The EuroLag 9 International conference, devoted to science, research and management issues related to lagoons and transitional areas, will be held in Venice (Italy) from 20-24 January 2020. The venue – the Scuola Grande di San Marco, founded in 1260 - is located in the heart of the old city and will only hold a maximum of 200 people, and regi...

5 LW ERIC General Assembly

On 11-12 December 2019, LifeWatch ERIC will hold its 5th General Assembly in the Dirk Boutsgebouw – VAC in Leuven (Belgium). Members are invited to register using the form available here.     

LifeWatch.be Users & Stakeholders Meeting

Date: 19-20 November 2019 Venue: Royal Belgian Institute of Natural Sciences (RBINS), Vautierstraat 29, 1000 Brussels During day 1 (19/11), which will be open to all users and stakeholders of the Belgian LifeWatch infrastructure, a multitude of interesting user stories will showcase the individual projects that are going on and the immense pro...

2nd Dahlem-type Workshop

The second LifeWatch ERIC Dahlem-type workshop will take place in Rome, 2nd - 6th December, 2019. Details of how to register will be made available shortly.

Biodiversity Next

Biodiversity_Next is a conference that brings together, for the first time at this scale, major international organisations, research scientists, and policy makers to jointly identify socio-technical bottlenecks and horizon-scan opportunities around data-intensive biodiversity and geodiversity research. Biodiversity_Next aims at: Promoting inno...

First Dahlem-type Workshop

LifeWatch ERIC needs to boost its construction and to engage users in developing their research activities into the Virtual Research Environments of the e-Science Infrastructures, by clearly demonstrating and documenting the added value these new technologies bring to address challenging hot topics. LifeWatch ERIC has started an Internal Joint Ini...

ISEM 2019

The International Society for Ecological Modelling Global Conference 2019 1-5 October 2019 | Salzburg Congress Centre, Salzburg, Austria The 22nd biennial conference of the International Society for Ecological Modelling (ISEM), under the theme eco:model:spaces, will bring together scientists from all professions and applications that deal with th...

European Marine Biology Symposium

This year's EMBS will take place in Dublin on August 25 to 29 2019.  It will be hosted by University College Dublin, in the state-of-the-art O'Brien Centre for Science. The social programme will provide opportunities to sample the the city's famous cultural life and explore the UNESCO Dublin Bay Biosphere. 2019 is the International Year of th...

European Ecological Federation Congress 2019

The "15th European Ecological Federation (EEF) Congress and 18th National SPECO Meeting" will take place at the Faculty of Sciences of the University of Lisbon (Lisbon, Portugal), from the 29th of July to the 2nd of August 2019. The conference 'Ecology Across Borders: Embedding Ecology in Sustainable Development Goals' is intended to promote ...

International Summer School Data FAIRness

Lecce, 01 - 05 July 2019 In recent years, one of the major challenges in the Environmental and Earth Science has been managing and searching larger volumes of data, collected across multiple disciplines. Many different standards, approaches, and tools have been developed to support the phases of the Data Lifecycle (Data Acquisition, Data Cura...