PROGRAMME

Day 1 MORNING

 

Time

Topic

Speaker

Affiliation

10:00

Introduction & welcome

 

BELSPO

 

Keynotes day one

 

 

10:10

Toward the Large Biodiversity Collider: the alliance for biodiversity knowledge

Kyle Copas

GBIF

10:45

The Power of Biodiversity Informatics

Sandy Knapp

NHM London

11:20

Coffee break /  Poster setup

 

 

11:40

Biodiversity Informatics: From Collections to Conservation

Paul Kersey 

KEW

12:10

The CETAF network of data and knowledge

Elspeth Haston

RBGE

12:30 - 14:00

Lunch / Poster session / Biodiversity Market

   

Day 1 Afternoon

 

Time

Topic

Speaker Affiliation

14:00

Information session on workshops

   
 

Large Projects looking forward

 

 

14:20

LifeWatch Belgium

Klaas Deneudt

VLIZ

14:40

DiSSCo Belgium

Serge Scory
speaker TBC
speaker TBC

DiSSCo

15:00

ELIXIR Belgium

Kim De Ruyck

Elixir

15:20

GBIF Belgium/International

André Heughebaert

BBPF

15:40 - 17:00

Coffee break / Poster session / Biodiversity Market

   

Day 2 MOrning

 

Time

Topic

Speaker

 Affiliation

 

 

 

 

10:00

Welcome & Introduction

   

 

Keynote day 2

 

 

10:10

Discovering known biodiversity

Donat Agosti

Plazi

 

Project Outcomes/update

 

 

10:40

TrIAS

Diederik Strubbe

TrIAS

11:00

From remote sensing and GIS to model-oriented databases

Julien Radoux

LifeWatch FWB

11:20

Coffee break / Biodiversity Market

-

 

11:40

The LifeWatch Species Information Backbone

Stefanie Dekeyzer

LifeWatch VLIZ

12:00

Biodiversity.aq / POLAAAR

Maxime Sweetlove

LifeWatch RBINS

12:20 

Living up to the potential of a fully digital herbarium

Quentin Groom

Meise Botanic Garden

12:40

usegalaxy.be

Frederik Coppens

Elixir VIB

13:00 - 14:00

Lunch / Poster / Biodiversity Market

   

Day 2 Afternoon

 

Time

Topic

Speaker

 Affiliation

14:00 

BopCO

TBC

RBINS

14:20 

CATREIN

Jim Casaer

INBO

14:40 

LifeWatch Fish Acoustic Receiver Network

Jan Reubens

VLIZ

15:00 

Contribution of citizen science to Belgian biodiversity information

Kristijn Swinnen

Natuurpunt

15:20 

BCCM

Philippe Desmeth

BELSPO

15:40 

Closing of the meeting

   

15:50 - 17:20

Biodiversity Market / Reception