21.06.2016 - 24.06.2016
2nd International GGBN Conference on Biodiversity Biobanking

The Botanic Garden and Botanical Museum Berlin and the Museum für Naturkunde Berlin are glad to welcome you to the 2016 GGBN conference, held from June 21 through June 24, 2016, in Berlin, Germany.

The Global Genome Biodiversity Network is a collaborative effort to cryo-preserve and provide access to genomic samples from across the Tree of Life.
Sessions and Workshops are planned on

  • Concerted collecting and sampling strategies to preserve the Tree of Life
  • Sampling the lost world in Natural History collections
  • Nagoya Protocol: consequences and solutions
  • Knowledge exchange: natural history meets applied biobanking
  • Implementing GGBN standards and best practice

More information here.


Contact information:
flag big This project has received funding from the European Union’s Seventh Programme for research, technological development and demonstration under grant agreement No 308454.