Monday 5 March – Pre-conference work meetings
Location: Finnish Museum of Natural History, Arkadiankatu 9 (courtyard entrance), and Economicum, Arkadiankatu 7
Attendees: Closed to ICEDIG partners + invitees
Tuesday 6 March – ICEDIG Opening Conference
Location: Economicum, Arkadiankatu 7
Online: Watch the conference online.
|9:00 – 9:10||WELCOME|
|9:10 – 10:40||
SETTING THE SCENE
b. The vision and the frame for ICEDIG: DiSSCo Research Infrastructure (video) / presentation as pdf
c. National digitisation initiatives: The French e-ReColNat Project (video) / presentation as pdf
d. Insights from Advancing the Digitization of Biodiversity Collections (ADBC) (video) / presentation as pdf
|10:40 – 11:00||Coffee break|
|11:00 – 12:30||
a. Semantic Web meets biology: Finnish experiences in modelling, managing, and using biological linked data (video) / presentation as pdf
b. Perspectives for combining 3D and mass-digitisation (video) / presentation as pdf
d. Big data archiving and publication – the Zenodo experience (video) / presentation as pdf
|12:30 – 13:30||Lunch break|
|13:30 – 14:30||
EXPLOITING COLLECTIONS DATA
a. Biodiversity data in the information age. The GBIF Biodiversity Informatics Outlook (video) / presentation as pdf
b. Collections land in the Data Commons - Benefits for science (video) / presentation as pdf
c. Using biodiversity data for predictions. The case of PREDICTS (video) / presentation as pdf
|14:30 – 14:50||Coffee Break|
|14.50 – 15.50||
PANEL DISCUSSION: “Building DiSSCo together”
Moderator: Leif Schulman (Finnish Museum of Natural History LUOMUS)
|15.50 – 16.00||WRAP UP by Leif Schulman (Finnish Museum of Natural History LUOMUS)|
Wednesday 7 March
8:00–9:00 Demonstration of conveyor-driven mass-digitisation of herbarium specimens.
Limited availability – book your visit through the organisers during Tuesday's conference. Link to video.
9:00–12:30 Symposium "Linking digitisation efforts of natural sciences and humanities"
Part of DHN 2018, Digital Humanities in the Nordic Countries, 3rd Conference, 7–9 March 2018, Helsinki
See the programme of the Symposium. More talks are still being invited.