EcoFINDERS is represented by Dr. Olaf Schmidt from University College Dublin at the next meeting of "The European Platform for Biodiversity Research Strategy", 15-17 May 2013, in Dublin. The meeting is organised under the Irish EU Presidency and will address the EU biodiversity strategy and funding for biodiversity research in Horizon 2020.
Details on the meeting can be found here
The EPBRS meetings in April and May 2013 identified research priorities to support the implementation of the targets of the EU biodiversity strategy. EcoFINDERS participated in the meetings.
See the update: http://www.epbrs.org/news/show/31.
Direct link: http://share.bebif.be/data/EPBRS/EPBRSIE/EPBRS-IE2013-EUBD2020targets_Final.pdf