Thank you for your interest in attending a BCON event. Registration is required and most events are free to the public.
Click here to see recordings of past webinars.
- This event has passed.
Addressing Legal Issues Involved in Digitized Collections: The Nagoya Protocol as a Test Case
June 27, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
This webinar will summarize discussions and findings from a BCoN organized workshop held at Harvard University in March 2018 to address legal concerns associated with digitized collections and mitigating these issues using digital means. Participants with practical knowledge of how
biological collections should manage legal issues in regards to changing policy, utilizing cyberinfrastructure, and advising stakeholders used compliance with the Nagoya Protocol as a test case to investigate how U.S. institutions must respond to the need for increased transparency of their biodiversity collections and the required digital tracking.