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The Swedish Biodiversity Data Infrastructure held its first National Coordination Group meeting in early June

The Swedish Biodiversity Data Infrastructure (SBDI) has had its first National Coordination Group meeting, during which several new opportunities for collaboration were identified.

The National Coordination Group consists of representatives from the partners in the SBDI consortium, i.e., Biodiversity Atlas Sweden and Svenska LifeWatch. Elected as Chairman and Vice Chairman of the National Coordination Group were, respectively, Matthias Obst, University of Gothenburg, and Maria Prager, Stockholm University/Karolinska Institutet.

Attendees of the first SBDI National Coordination Group, 11 June 2019

From left to right in the group photo are Maria Karlberg (SMHI), Fredrik Ronquist (NRM), Anna Rosling (UU), Anna-Lena Axelsson (video screen, big picture; SLU-SRH), Malin Werner (video screen, small picture; SLU- Aqua), Anders Telenius (NRM), Phil Buckland (UmU), Holger Dettki (SLU-ADb), Kevin Holston (NRM), Maria Prager (SU/KI), Matthias Obst (GU). Attendees not pictured are Anders Andersson and Johan Bäckman.