ICT Working Group

ICT is a multidisciplinary working group, comprising computer scientists, engineers, ecologists and biologists, transversally supporting the activities of the e-Biodiversity Research Institute and Service Centre by developing or providing ICT services and tools.

Mission - The ICT Working Group is devoted to enhancing the innovation and development of the ICT infrastructure of both the Thematic Centres and the Service Centre in their fields of competence. The development of services and tools for data aggregation, standardisation, discovery and analysis is a central pillar of the ICT working group's mission.

Products - The ICT group is developing the European and Italian LifeWatch portals, supporting all Thematic Centres and the Alien Species' working group producing geoportals, geographical information systems, services (integration of European DEIMS within the LifeWatch portal) and tools for data interoperability.