iDigBio will be at the annual TDWG conference again this year and we hope to see you there! TDWG 2021 will be hosted virtually by the University of Florida Biodiversity Institute, which iDigBio PI Dr. Pam Soltis is affiliated with.
See more about the conference, including information about registration, program, etc. on the TDWG website here. Events that iDigBio is co-organizing include:
TDWG 2021, the annual conference of Biodiversity Information Standards, will be held virtually October 18-22, 2021, hosted by the University of Florida. The theme of this year’s conference, Connecting the world of biodiversity data: standards uniting people, processes, and tools, will build on lessons learned during the preceding 18 months of virtual interaction and collaboration during the COVID-19 pandemic. TDWG 2021 will be held on the virtual platform Whova, and the schedule will include keynote lectures, symposia, workshops, demos, contribut
This webinar is hosted by Biodiversity Information Standards (TDWG) and features Franck Michel (Université Côte d’Azur, CNRS, Inria) as the presenter. More information, including a link to register for this event, is available on the TDWG website here.
Join iDigBio at the Biodiversity Information Standards (TDWG) Conference 2020!
Due to the pandemic, TDWG 2020 will be entirely virtual, and registration to attend is free. Working group sessions were held September 21-25, and the virtual conference is scheduled for October 19-23. See the October session schedule and register at https://www.tdwg.org/conferences/2020. A sampling of sessions are highlighted here:
Title: BioCASe Provider Software and ABCD: A Universal Approach for Biodiversity Collection Data
Date: Thursday, 16 April 2020
Time (1 Hour): 11 AM EDT, 17:00 CEST, 15:00 GMT
Full Title: Completing the Data Pipeline: Collections Data Use in Research, Education and Outreach
Short Title: Joint SCNet/BLUE/iDigBio Symposium at SPNHC 2018
Date: Wednesday, August 29, 2018
Location: Burns 7 (88)
Organizers: Gil Nelson, Molly Phillips, Bruce MacFadden, Gabriela Hogue, and Anna Monfils
Sponsors: iDigBio, Small Collections Network (SCNet), and Biodiversity Literacy Litercy in Undergraduate Education (BLUE)
UPDATE: (Adobe Connect) recording of this webinar. mp4 version coming soon.
Title: Darwin Core Hour: VertNet presents the Aggregator's Viewpoint
Part THREE: VertNet: (More Than Vert)Net
DATE TIME: Tuesday, August 29th, 2PM EDT, 3PM (Buenos Aires), 7 PM (London), 6 PM UTC (18:00)
From the Darwin Core Hour Team.
UPDATE - you can listen to recordings of the TDWG 2017 proceedings. Check out the TDWG 2017 Wiki Page for these links.
Title: Darwin Core Hour: GBIF and iDigBio present the Aggregator's Viewpoint
Part ONE: GBIF: free and open access to global biodiversity data
Part TWO: iDigBio - aggregating and enhancing vouchered global biocollections data
Biodiversity Information Standards (TDWG) will hold its 2014 annual conference in Jönköping, Sweden, 27-31 October 2014. The theme of the meeting is Applications and Data Standards for Sustaining Biodiversity. Subprograms will include:
by Deborah Paul, on Twitter @idbdeb
The 2013 Biodiversity Information Standards (TDWG) Annual Conference is October 27 - November 1, 2013 at the Grand Hotel Mediterraneo, Florence, Italy. The conference theme is "Virtual Communities for Biodiversity Science."