The First EU BON Training Event will be held on April 3rd 2014, following the General Meeting of EU BON in Crete. Information regarding logistics (location, accommodation) can be found here: http://www.symposium.eubon.eu/general-meeting-2014.
The First EU BON Training Event aims to provide a basic understanding and shared vocabulary on Information architecture and Data standards used by EU BON. It will provide a forum for discussion, amongst experts from EU BON and from related Networks of Biodiversity Information.
Topics that will be covered:
Integrating biodiversity networks through Software Oriented Architecture - Antonio Garcia, CSIC
Data standards: publishing sample-based data- Eamonn O Tuama, GBIF
Information architecture - GEOSS perspective – Lorenzo Bigagli
Data sharing and repositories in GBIF network - Tim Robertson
Data flow and modelling in virtual laboratory - Hannu Saarenmaa, BioVeL
Data sharing and repositories in DataONE – Bruce E. Wilson
More information about the training event is available at: http://eubon.cybertaxonomy.africamuseum.be/page/eu-bon_training_events
kim.jacobsen (at) africamuseum.be