News in 2020

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Public Review of ChronometricAge Extension to Darwin Core

The ChronometricAge Task Group (https://www.tdwg.org/community/esp/chrono/) is pleased to invite everyone with an interest in chronometric age data to participate in the review of a proposal for a vocabulary enhancement to Darwin Core based on …

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Call for Executive Committee Nominations (2021-2022)

Nominations are open for positions on the Executive Committee for Biodiversity Information Standards (TDWG). This is an opportunity to lead the future of biodiversity informatics and work with an enthusiastic team to improve the quality and interoperability of biodiversity data …

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Public Review of GGBN and ABCD-EFG begins

TDWG Standards Update: 30-day public reviews open for GGBN and ABCD-EFG The ratification process for new TDWG standards entails both expert and public review. Two draft standards have passed expert review and are now ready for public review. GGBN - Global …

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Biodiversity Summit 2020 POSTPONED

Biodiversity Summit 2020 POSTPONED The 2020 annual conference for Biodiversity Information Standards (TDWG) has been postponed until 2021. In response to the coronavirus pandemic, governments around the world have issued directives that effectively require conferences to be cancelled. TDWG's 2020 …

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Biodiversity Summit 2020 Call for Abstracts

Biodiversity Summit 2020 Call for abstracts The 2020 annual conference for Biodiversity Information Standards (TDWG) is being organized in collaboration with iDigBio, GBIF, and the National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian. The conference will be convened in Alexandria, Virginia, USA …