The CETAF-DiSSCo COVID-19 Taskforce Reports

Public event of 17 july 2020 Missed the broadcast? Natural science collections hold data and expertise that can shed light on the origins of SARS-Cov-2. After three months of intensive collaboration, the CETAF-DiSSCo Covid-19 Task Force presented preliminary...

TDWG 2020 – A Virtual Conference

Save the dates: the annual Biodiversity Information Standards Conference goes online! TDWG 2020 will be a virtual conference divided into working sessions (Sep 21-25) followed by a second week dedicated to dissemination and sharing (Oct 19-23). Standards that describe...

DiSSCo – An Open Window to Our Planet’s Natural Diversity

We are very happy to share with you the promotional film that has been produced under ICEDIG, the Design Study project leading towards the implementation phase of our Research Infrastructure. This promotional short film showcases the active role played by ICEDIG in...

DiSSCoTech blog

Find recent ideas on the technical design of the DiSSCo infrastructure Good news for data lovers! DiSSCo is getting a new blog going with more in-depth discussions on technical design topics. The blog has been set up by a small group of dedicated professionals –...

DiSSCo Water Cooler

The DiSSCo Water Cooler in the time of social distancing Latest technologies and creative people to answer a shared global challenge #DPConnect The Digital Preservation Coalition exists to connect people and enable ever closer collaboration towards a shared global...

Advancing the Catalogue of the World’s Natural History Collections

Upcoming virtual workshop GBIF will host an international low-carbon consultation for EU-funded SYNTHESYS+ project On behalf of numerous partners and stakeholders, GBIF will convene a virtual workshop and international consultation with the aim of fleshing out a...