International Summit Meeting for Global Database Development
The two day conference takes place in London at the headquarters of HSBC Holdings plc, who are sponsoring the event as part of their support for environmental projects.
Participating organisations are:
Botanic Gardens Conservation International (BGCI) - www.bgci.org
Chinese Academy of Scientists (CAS) - www.brim.ac.cn
CAB International (CABI) - www.cabi.org
International Species Information System (ISIS) - www.isis.org
National Biological Information Infrastructure (NBII) - www.nbii.gov
Wildlife Information Network (WIN) - www.wildlifeinformation.org
World Conservation Union (IUCN) - www.iucn.org
Over the two days, delegates will first address current Database needs and problems, and then move on the consider Database solutions. All of the participating organisations are wildlife conservationists and working with an aim to establish a business model to inter-relate databases and share information.
A News Alert and Press Release will be circulated to all major editors and press agents throughout the world.
Sponsored by HSBC Holdings plc - www.hsbc.com