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Ananias Escalante aescalan at sanger.bio.uci.edu
Tue Feb 22 13:44:54 CST 1994



Subject: Workshop "Linking Mechanisms for Biodiversity Information"
Date:February 23-26, 1994
Place: BDT (Base de Dados Tropical), Campinas, Sao Paulo, Brasil

This is the first draft of the workshop program. We ask all interested,
whether attending personally or on-line (via BIODIV-L), to send specific
contributions as to what should be discussed. We also ask those of you who
will be present to indicate where you can best contribute and whether you
could offer a lecture, demonstration or an introduction of a topic for
debate.

It would also be important for all interested to send a summary of his/her
institution's activities/needs in the field of biodiversity information.
Please send this contribution to the list BIODIV-L. To subscribe send a
message to listserv at bdt.ftpt.br with the following text (no subject
line needed):

subscribe BIODIV-L <your name>


Day 1

[1] Welcome
[2] Introduction of participants
[3] Background and present status; Aim of the present workshop
[4] Agreement of programme. Additional topics for discussion.
[5] Network and Communications developments since the first
    workshop
[6] Public domain software for data management and dissemination
    (text, databases, graphics, bibliographic, GIS etc).

DAY 2

[7] Biodiversity Information - overview of what is going on.
[8] Establishment of a BIN21 network. HOW TO ORGANISE THIS?
    Regional nodes, thematic nodes? Use of the gopher system and the
    new generation software dabated in [5] above to LINK the
    information and provide access. Problems that will arise
    (technical, political) and how to help resolve these.

DAY 3

[9] Special needs of developing countries [Mexico, Costa Rica,
    Bolivia, Ecuador, Brazil, India, ...]
    Data collection
    Data management
    Data distribution
    Communications problems
    Financial problems (for networking only ...)
    Training
    Promotion/extension

[10] RECOMMENDATIONS
[11] ESTABLISHMENT OF PERMANENT ADMINISTRATIVE MECHANISM
[12] Work plan/Funding
[13] Report to UNEP and for worldwide distribution
[14] Conclusion

DAY 4
Meeting of members present of new Steering Committee and
Technical Working Group


Confirmed Participants are:

Preston Hardison
pdh at u.washington.edu
University of Washington

Jim Croft
jrc at anbg.gov.au
Herbarium
Australian National Botanic Gardens

Joe Hanus
hanusj at ava.bcc.orst.edu
Database Manager
Microbial Germplasm Database
Department of Botany
Oregon State University

David Green
David.Green at anu.edu.au
Research School of Biological Sciences &
Centre for Information Science Research
Australian National University

Barbara Kirsop
barbara at biostrat.deamon.co.uk
Bioline
UK

Gustavo Morejon
gmorejon at fiss.org.ec
General Coordinator
Wildlife Monitoring Center
BioBanco Project
Ecuador

Alejandro Pelaez G.
pelaez at redvax1.dgsca.unam.mx
Comision Nacional para el Conocimiento y
Uso de la Biodiversidad
Mexico

Juan Pablo Arce S.
jpa at rds.bo
Coordinador Nacional
Red de Desarrollo Sostenible RDS/Bolivia

Rodrigo Gamez
rodrigo at bims3.inbio.ac.cr
Director General
INBio - Instituto Nacional de Biodiversidad
Santo Domingo, Costa Rica
Fax: (506) 362816

Anil K. Gupta
anilg at iimahd.ernet.in
Coordinator, SRISTI
Indian Institute of Management
Society for Research and Initiatives for Sustainable Technologies
and Institutions)

Brazilians (some still to be confirmed)

Marcos Vianna Villas
villas at ibase.br
IBASE (Instituto Brasileiro de Analises Sociais e Economicas)
Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brasil

Wim Degrave, Fiocruz
wim at cc001.cict.fiocruz.br
Fundacao Instituto Oswaldo Cruz
Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brasil

Ana Rosa S. R. Silva, Placido Curvo
siamaz at ufpa.br
Sistema de Informacao para a Amazonia, Siamaz
Fax: +55 91 2299677
Belem, Para', Brasil

Braulio Dias
braulio at ftpt.br
Ministerio do Meio Ambiente
Brasilia, DF, Brasil

Tadao Takahashi, RNP
tadao at cg.hq.rnp.br
RNP, Rede Nacional de Pesquisa
Brasilia, DF, Brasil

Marcio Miranda
marcio at cenargen.embrapa.br
Diretor Embrapa/Cenargen

Representatives from Ibama:
ibama at ftpt.br
Bernardo Brummer
Rita de Cassia do Vale Caribe

BDT staff
Vanderlei Canhos (vcanhos at ftpt.br)
Sidnei Souza (sidnei at ftpt.br)
Carlos Brefe (brefe at ftpt.br)
Dora Lange Canhos (dora at ftpt.br)
Patricia Oliveira (patricia at ftpt.br)

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Patricia de Oliveira                 patricia at bdt.ftpt.br
Base de Dados Tropical               Fax:  +55 192 427827
Fundacao "Andre Tosello"             Fone: +55 192 427022
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