Official launch of EU Life Watch infrastructure project
12 Mar, 2008
from 02:00 PM to 05:30 PM
|Where||NEMO Science Centre, Amsterdam|
Life Watch project participants
Invitees from science and policy communities
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This meeting will officially launch the preparatory phase of Life Watch. Life Watch is an ambitious plan to develop the necessary infrastructure to link key biodiversity datasets. Life Watch will provide:
- a European knowledge infrastructure
- sharing and linking biodiversity data
- on-line analysis tools
- virtual laboratories.
The Life Watch Preparatory Project plans to construct and bring into operation the facilities, hardware and software and governance structures to create a biodiversity research infrastructure. For more details, visit the Life Watch website.
This Grand Opening meeting is a festive event for all project participants along with invitees from the science and policy communities. Surrounding the Grand Opening there are meetings of the Management Committee, the General Assembly of project participants, the Policy & Science Board as well as separate work package meetings.