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Time and place: Dec. 9, 2020 3:00 PM4:30 PM, Zoom

The webinar will primarily target GBIF nodes and their teams, but feel free to circulate the information to anyone you think will be interested in these topics. GBIF community webinar on 9 December at 15:00 – 16:30 UTC+1.

Time and place: Dec. 2, 2020 9:00 AM12:00 PM, Jitsi

A symposium for post-graduate PhD-fellows based in Trondheim on biodiversity informatics and GBIF metadata standards.

Time and place: Oct. 20, 2020 11:00 AMDec. 10, 2020 12:00 PM, Webinar

Agence Française de Développement (AFD) and GBIF organize a side-event (Data4Nature) at the Finance in Common summit. 

Time and place: Oct. 20, 2020Oct. 22, 2020, Digital conference

The GBIF Governing Board GB27 was scheduled in parallel with the Biodiversity Summit 2020 in Washington. Notice that the Biodiversity Summit is postponed to 2021 -- and that GB27 in 2020 will be organized as an online conference.

Time and place: Oct. 20, 2020Oct. 22, 2020, Virtual

The 27th GBIF Governing Board meeting (GB27) will be a virtual meeting, taking place 20, 21, and 22 October 2020. The meeting is open to registered GBIF Heads of Delegation, committee members, and GBIF Secretariat staff. GBIF Heads of Delegation have the possibility to nominate up to two additional delegates to join the meeting.

Data Carpentry
Time and place: Oct. 14, 2020Oct. 23, 2020, Online Nord University

Online Data Carpentry Ecology (October 14-16) and Genomics (October 21-23) workshops at Nord University is open for participants from all university students in Norway.

Time and place: Oct. 12, 2020Oct. 13, 2020, Virtual & Trondheim

Towards openness and transparency in applied ecology 12 - 13 October 2020. Day one will be dedicated to public lectures from national and international invited speakers. On day two, two workshops, focusing on tools for integrated modelling of open data sources and increased teaching FAIR data management and open science, respectively.

Time and place: Oct. 5, 2020Oct. 10, 2020, Ekaterinburg, Russia

The third Russian conference 5-10 October 2020 for "Information Technologies in Biodiversity Research" is organized as a partly online event with some speakers present on-site in Ekaterinburg.

Time and place: Sep. 21, 2020Sep. 25, 2020, Virtual conference

The 2020 annual conference for Biodiversity Information Standards (TDWG) will be an online virtual event this year. The first week (September 21-25) includes working sessions, and the second week (October 19-23) will run in parallel with the GBIF virtual governing board and committee meetings.

Time and place: June 25, 2020 3:00 PM4:00 PM, Zoom

The webinar will primarily target GBIF nodes and their teams, but feel free to circulate the information to anyone you think will be interested in these topics. GBIF community webinar on 25 June at 15:00 – 16:00 UTC+2.

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Time and place: May 11, 2020May 12, 2020, Zoom

The GBIF region Europe and Central Asia 2020 nodes meeting was organized online on 11-12 May 2020. Note that the original on-site meeting venue in Luxembourg has been postponed to 2021 because of the COVID-19 travel restrictions.

Time and place: Feb. 6, 2020 10:00 AMFeb. 7, 2020 4:00 PM, Tøyen Hovedgård, Oslo, Norway

Network seminar for DiSSCo (Distributed System of Scientific Collections) and GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility) in Norway on 6th and the 7th of February 2020. The seminar had a focus on developing a governance structure for GBIF and DiSSCo in Norway. The seminar was open to all interested parties and was streamed online as a webcast to allow for remote participants.

Time and place: Feb. 5, 2020 10:00 AM2:30 PM, UiO Naturhistorisk museum, Tøyen, Oslo, Norway

Norges deltagernode i Global Biodiversity Information Facility inviterer aktører i privat sektor til et informasjonsmøte den 5. februar 2020 om biologisk mangfolddata. Møtet finner sted ved Universitetet i Oslo, Naturhistorisk museum på Tøyen (Tøyen hovedgård) og ble sendt online som webcast. [The seminar is open to all interested parties and was streamed online as a webcast to allow for remote participants].