EMODnet data products workshop

Europe House - London

EMODnet workshop in London to steer the development of key biological data products for the marine realm (10th October 2017).



Geodiversity workshop in Amsterdam

UvA - Amsterdam

An internal two-day workshop on geodiversity at the University of Amsterdam (12.-13. October 2017).


IBED Seminar by Prof. Stephen Wright

Amsterdam - The Netherlands

The next IBED seminar will be given by Dr. Stephen I. Wright from the University of Toronto about 'Evolution of sex chromosomes: Y go backwards?' (Thursday 26-10-2017; Time: 16.00; Location: Sciencepark 904, Amsterdam, Lecture room C0.110). More information here.



International Conference on Geomorphology

New Delhi - India

Harry Seijmonsbergen will participate in the 9th International Conference on Geomorphology (ICG) held at Vigyan Bhawan, New Delhi (6-11 November 2017). He will give presentations on 1) multi-level geomorphological mapping, 2) geodiversity of hotspot islands, and 3) identification of karst development from LiDAR data. For further details on the conference see:


Autumn symposium Physical Geography/Earth Sciences

Amsterdam - The Netherlands

Harry Seimonsbergen will give a presentation at the autumn symposium 'Physical Geography/Earth Sciences' held at the University of Amsterdam (16th November 2017). More details about the program, speakers and background (in Dutch).


Symposium 'Biodiversity and global change in the Tropics'

Amsterdam - The Netherlands

W. Daniel Kissling is co-organizing the symposium 'Biodiversity and global change in the Tropics' held at the University of Amsterdam (17th November 2017). More details about speakers and registration.


GEO BON workshop

Germany - Leipzig

W. Daniel Kissling is co-organizing a workshop on defining minimum requirements for Essential Biodiversity Variable (EBV) data products and the development of an EBV data platform for GEO BON (the Group on Earth Observations Biodiversity Observation Network). The workshop will be held at the German Centre for Integrative Biodiversity Research (iDiv) in Leipzig, Germany (14/15 December 2017). More details about GEO BON.



Netherlands Annual Ecology Meeting 2018

Lunteren - The Netherlands

The next Netherlands Annual Ecology Meeting (NAEM) will be held on Tuesday 13 & Wednesday 14 February 2018 at the Conference Centre "De Werelt" in Lunteren, The Netherlands. W. Daniel Kissling will convene the session 'Monitoring biodiversity change: Essential Biodiversity Variables (EBVs) and beyond' together with Rob Jongman. More details about speakers, program and registration.


GLOBIS-B workshop on species interactions

Bari - Italy

The fourth workshop of the Horizon 2020 project GLOBIS-B will be held from Monday 26 to Wednesday 28 February 2018 in Bari, Italy. W. Daniel Kissling organizes this workshop to bring together scientific, technical and legal experts to work on Essential Biodiversity Variables (EBVs) on species interactions.