4th DiSSCo Steering Committee meeting

The eight institutional members of the DiSSCo steering committee, represented at senior director’s level, met in Frankfurt (Senckenberg) for their 4th meeting. The DiSSCo coordination team updated the committee on the progress of the bid development and also...

5th DiSSCo Steering Committee meeting

Following the successful DiSSCo Connect event the day prior, the Steering Committee gathered in Leiden to discuss the event, the DiSSCo bid development and the next steps. Notable news wasthe secured financial commitment from several countries to fulfil the ESFRI...

DiSSCo Connect Meeting

On Monday, May 15, the DiSSCo coordination team and the Naturalis Biodiversity Center, organised a public “DiSSCo Connect” event in Leiden, NL. The overarching goal was to facilitate connection between all (internal and external) stakeholders. To this end...

First DiSSCo national consortia

Finland, Italy and Sweden are signing Morandum of Understanding setting up national DiSSCo consortia, the so-called National Task Force. In total 22 public organisations will join DiSSCo from these three countries. In particular, the Finnish consortium is signed by...

Greek National Engagement Event

On May 12, the Natural History Museum of Crete hosted a national engagement event to bring together DiSSCo, the Greek DiSSCo National task Force (NTF) and national representatives from science, business and politics. Dimitris Koureas of the DiSSCo coordination...