Time and place: Oct. 15, 2018Oct. 18, 2018, Kilkenny, Ireland

The National Biodiversity Data Centre, the national GBIF Participant and node in Ireland, will host GB25 in Kilkenny, in the country’s southeast, from 15-18 October 2018.

Time and place: Sep. 14, 2018 9:00 AMSep. 20, 2018 5:00 PM, Field station at Lake Baikal, Russia
Time and place: Sep. 11, 2018Sep. 14, 2018, Irkutsk, Siberia, Russia

International Conference “Information Technologies in the Research of Biodiversity”, which will take place on September 11–14, 2018 (followed by a ForBio training course on data mobilization skills on September 15–19) in Irkutsk, Russia at Matrosov Institute for System Dynamics and Control Theory of Siberian Branch of Russian Academy of Sciences.

Full-day workshop 3. July 2018 for improving the data export from the national University Museum database system to Darwin Core for import to GBIF. By invitation (but participation is possible if you express interest and describe your contribution).

Time and place: May 15, 2018May 17, 2018, Russia, Moscow, P.P. Shirshov Institute of Oceanology, Russian Academy of Sciences (SIO RAS)

Three-days on-site GBIF course in Moscow 15-17 May 2018. Digitisation (databasing) of natural history collections. Priority will be given to applicants with immediate plans to digitize wet collections and to publish data through GBIF.

Time and place: May 14, 2018May 16, 2018, Tallinn, Estonia

The European GBIF Nodes 2018 will be in Tallinn, Estonia

Time and place: Apr. 23, 2018Apr. 26, 2018, Podgorica, Montenegro

Four-day training workshop on biodiversity data mobilization for the Balkans. Organized by the Global Biodiversity Information facility (GBIF) secretariat.

Sea kale
Time: Mar. 31, 2018

Apply for co-funding to prepare and publish Norwegian species occurrence data - deadline was 31st March 2018.

Keep Calm and Use Darwin Core
Time and place: Feb. 21, 2018 5:00 PM6:00 PM, Webinar

Learn more about Darwin Core! GBIF.no recommends our data nodes in Norway to follow the new and informative series of webinars on Darwin Core from the US-based GBIF-node, iDigBio.

Time and place: Feb. 18, 2018 10:00 AMFeb. 19, 2018 4:00 PM, Trondheim

Scientific reuse of openly published biodiversity information: Programmatic access to and analysis of primary biodiversity information using R. Nordic Oikos 2018, pre-conference R workshop. Two-day workshop, Sunday 18 February and Monday 19 February 2018.