The Ocean Biodiversity Informatics 2007 conference is on 2-4 October 2007,
in Halifax, Nova Scotia, http://marinebiodiversity.ca/OBI07
This is the main international forum for scientists interested in using
information technologies to better manage marine biodiversity data,
including data collection, quality control, exploration, visualization,
analysis and publication.
The programme http://marinebiodiversity.ca/OBI07/PROGRAMME.HTM#01
includes sessions on:
1. Visualization Tools
2. Habitats and Ecosystems
3. Species Names Management and Tools
4. Metadata Developments
5. Data Use and Analysis
6. New Data Systems
7. Integrating Different Types of Data
It is still possible to submit abstracts for Poster Presentations.
Many of the Census of Marine Life projects will be present.
We look forward to seeing you there.
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Dr Mark J. Costello,
Leigh Marine Laboratory, University of Auckland,
PO Box 349, Warkworth 0941, New Zealand.
Direct tel. +64-9-3737599 ext 83608; Reception +64-9-422 6111
Fax +64-9-422 6113; Email [log in to unmask]
Ocean Biodiversity Informatics 2007 conference
Chair of the Ocean Biogeographic Information System www.iobis.org.
Secretary General of the International Association of Biological
Chief Editor of the European Register of Marine Species
Chair of the Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data
Manager of Marine Research Information (email) NEtwork on biodiversity;
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