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Phenotyping FACCE Meeting


AnaEE presented at the Phenotyping FACCE meeting, Wageningen October 2016. This workshop presented the state-of-art and opportunities for further cooperation for phenotyping, genotyping and breeding for adaptation to climate change. We visited technical facilities (e.g. drones for field phenotyping, photo © G. Ackermans). The AnaEE presentation included potential synergies with EMPHASIS (plant phenomics RI).

First meeting of the Belgian National Node of AnaEE


On 23 May 2017, platform owners from the Universities of Antwerp, Hasselt and Liège (Gembloux) and regional and federal authorities (Research Foundation Flanders FWO; Flemish Ministry of Economy, Science and Innovation EWI; Service Public de Wallonie SPW; Belgian Science Policy Office BELSPO) installed the Belgian National Node of AnaEE.

AnaEE 2nd Assembly of Members in Brno April 2017

AnaEE 2nd Assembly of Members in Brno April 2017
The highlight of this Assembly was the feedback of the evaluation of the AnaEE Service Centres proposals by H. Loescher, chair of the international evaluation panel. The progress of the implementation working groups were also reviewed and discussed (photo©czechglobe).

CERN meets AnaEE at the Montpellier Ecotron, October 2017

CERN meets AnaEE at the Montpellier Ecotron, October 2017

Guirui YU, director of the Chinese Ecosystem Research Network (CERN) and Xiubo YU, secretary general of CERN presented to Jacques Roy (AnaEE deputy director) the future developments of CERN, especially the planned field experimental platforms and controlled environment facilities. Future collaborations between CERN and AnaEE will be developed (photo ©L. Zhang, CERN).

AnaEE at the ENVRI+ week in Grenoble May 2017

AnaEE at the ENVRI+ week in Grenoble May 2017
AnaEE recent developments were presented to the ENVRI+ community and AnaEE, now leading the Ecosystems and Biodiversity domain of ENVRI+ chaired a meeting of that domain where the coming activities have been defined, primarily a description of landscape of the domain research infrastructures (photo©envri+).

AnaEE-ENVRIplus face2face meeting: semantics for RI (meta)data management, Paris, October 2017

AnaEE-ENVRIplus face2face meeting: semantics for RI (meta)data management, Paris, October 2017

Twenty five colleagues from ENVRIplus, AnaEE, ICOS and eLTER met in Paris on October 11-13. The discussions focused on the use of semantics in RI Information Systems and on the development of shared solutions from ENVRIplus activities (photo © AnaEE).

AnaEE at the EGU conference in Vienna April 2017

AnaEE at the EGU conference in Vienna April 2017The program ENVRI+, coordinating the Environmental and Earth System Research Infrastructures (RIs), hold a booth at the European Geosciences Union General Assembly (14 500 participants). AnaEE was presented at a midday talk and through a revolving slides show (photo©envri+).

AnaEE Denmark and AnaEE Technical Centre Funded, Copenhagen, November 2017

AnaEE Denmark and AnaEE Technical Centre Funded, Copenhagen, November 2017

The national Danish consortium AnaEE Denmark has received 2.7 million € over five years from the Danish Ministry of Higher Education and 3.4 million € from the four universities behind AnaEE. This funding will allow the development of the Danish experimental platforms and the hosting of the future AnaEE Technology Centre. Picture: The CO2 enrichment facility (FACE) at RisØ (Photo©AnaEE Denmark).

Belgium accelerates the building of future AnaEE experimental platforms, June 2017

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After completing the building of the ‘Macrocosms’ Ecotron at the University of Hasselt, the University of Antwerpen is building 3 other platforms. Picture: Infrared image of a test on bare soil to provide different amounts of surface warming within the same Free-Air Temperature Increase (FATI) plot (photo©antwerpen university).

UK participation in the AnaEE Implementation Phase, Swindon, October 2017

UK participation in the AnaEE Implementation Phase, Swindon, October 2017

The Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council (BBSRC) has signed the AnaEE Letter of Intent to enable UK participation for the AnaEE Implementation Phase. BBSRC working is in consultation with relevant UK stakeholders to ensure coordination at the national level. Picture: Gas exchange measurements at the North Wyke Farm Platform (photo © Rothamsted Research).


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