Estonia releases Research Infrastructure Roadmap 2019

The Ministry of Education and Research of Estonia releases its Research Infrastructure Roadmap 2019. A roadmap is a long-term (with the perspective of 10–20 years) planning tool that contains a list of Research Infrastructure (RIs) of national importance for their...

Apply for DiSSCo’s two advisory boards!

The Distributed System of Scientific Collections (DiSSCo) is looking to fill two very crucial advisory boards that will help driving and guiding the Research Infrastructure going forward: the Scientific Advisory Board (SAB), andthe Technical Advisory Board...

DiSSCo activities in the Balkans

The DiSSCo Research Infrastructure signed in May 2019 a letter of agreement with the German Organization for International Cooperation (GIZ) to actively contribute to the efforts carried out by the Biodiversity Information Management and Reporting (BIMR) Regional...

First Transnational Access Call of SYNTHESYS+ Launched

The fourth iteration of the SYNTHESYS projects started on February 1st 2019, including many DiSSCo partners. One key component of the projects was the provision of transnational access to natural history collections. This has not changed with the new project,...

DiSSCo Power-Up event at Museon, The Hague

Now that DiSSCo is officially part of the ESFRI roadmap, it is time to organise the national involvement in the research infrastructure more in depth. To this end, the DiSSCo coordination team invites the heads of their national nodes to the DiSSCo Power-Up event at...

Digitisation and Data Management Challenges in Small Collections

The COST Action MOBILISE is organising the first Training School (TS) organized under WG6 “EDUCATION & TRAINING, DISSEMINATION & OUTREACH”: Digitisation and Data Management Challenges in Small Collections 14-15 March 2019, Sofia, BG No registration fees,...