Berlin Museum für naturkunde is hiring a Scientific Collaborator!

Join the DiSSCo community in Berlin to work on the SYNTHESYS+ project by developing guidelines, standard, and best practices for natural science collections! Working areas: developing and establishing curational guidelines and criteria for assessing collections,...

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 –...

Joint COVID-19 Task Force

Urgent Call for contributionby 1st April 2020 We launch this urgent call to scientists across DiSSCo partners and CETAF community landscape to form a task force that could devote the joint expertise and dedication to provide other relevant actors with the most...

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...

Biodiversity Summit 2020 – conference postponed

Recognizing that the effects of the current health and travel restrictions will linger—and that peaks are likely to occur at different times around the world—we have decided to postpone the event previously planned for Alexandria, Virginia, from 20-25 September 2020...