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2018 Annual Conference of LifeWatch Italy

From 25 to 27 June 2018, LifeWatch Italy held its annual national conference in Rome. The Annual Conference of LifeWatch Italy, open to the national scientific community, aimed at presenting the latest developments of the national node, at the same time, welcoming external contributions on case studies and technological solution...

Advanced Phytoplankton Course

The Advanced Phytoplankton Course (APC12) is organized by the Station Biologique de Roscoff together with the Stazione Zoologica Anton Dohrn and the IOC Science and Communication Centre on Harmful Algae.   APC 12 aims to provide participants with in-depth expert knowledge on the identification, classification and phylogeny of marine microalg...

LifeWatch PhD position at UniSalento

A position for a PhD student willing to work on LifeWatch research themes, in particular on "merging experimental, mathematical modelling and e-Science approaches for the study of behavioral responses of benthic macroinvertebrates to global warming", has just been opened by the University of Salento. All necessary information on how to apply are a...

Learning by playing: serious games for high school students

Article by Franca Sangiorgio, published in Issue n°4 of LifeWatch Italy Bulletin Raising awareness on the importance of biodiversity and ecosystem research and management towards the younger audiences is a key challenge for a Research Infrastructure, as LifeWatch, with societal implications. Awareness comes from knowledge, and informed studen...

LifeWatch at WCMB

From 11 to 16 May 2018, LifeWatch Greece had been in Montréal, Canada, to join the 4th World Conference on Marine Biodiversity held in the Palais des Congrès de Montréal. The WCMB has become a major focal assembly for sharing research outcomes, management and policy issues, and for discussions of the role of biod...