BlueBRIDGE general introduction

SlideShare presentation on BlueBRIDGE project: objectives, offers, stakeholder, partners.

Using e-infrastructures for Biodiversity Conservation


This tutorial focuses on how the BlueBRIDGE e-Infrastructure and Virtual Research Environments can enable data sharing and experiments reproducibility and repeatability in the biodiversity conservation field. Examples of tools that can be adopted by the audience are also showcased.

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Semantic Integration of Marine Data


This tutorial describes the motivation for semantic integration of data, its difficulties, the related requirements and tasks, the main approaches for integration, and then it focuses on case studies of marine data coming from the ongoing BlueBRIDGE project as well as from previous projects in the same area (the completed EU research infrastructure project iMarine). A process for constructing semantic warehouses of marine data is introduced, a process that comprises various steps including ontology-engineering, schema mapping, entity matching, provenance management, and quality testing.  Finally, the it discusses the exploitation of such semantic warehouses, as well as future steps and open challenges.

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BlueBRIDGE Demo"Analysis of a species distribution"

The demo describes how to generate a species distribution map through species observation data and models and how to create and customize a virtual research environment (VRE) and more.

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