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Seminars and events

    • Integrated Pest Management (IPM) awareness

      Integrated Pest Management (IPM) awareness

      A collections management training day

      8 May 2014

      Flett Lecture Theatre

      Includes case studies and a talk on the new European Biocides directive by Robert Child (former Head of Conservation at the National Museum of Wales).

    • Woodward150: fossil fishes and fakes

      Woodward150: fossil fishes and fakes

      An Earth Sciences symposium

      21 May 2014

      Flett Lecture Theatre

      An all-day event celebrating the life and work of fossil fish specialist Sir Arthur Smith Woodward.

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    • Biodiversity Biobanking: Building a Trusted Community of Accessible Genomic Collections

      Biodiversity Biobanking: Building a Trusted Community of Accessible Genomic Collections

      An international conference

      30 June 2014

      Flett Lecture Theatre

      Global Genome Biodiversity Network conference
      At the Natural History Museum, London, and the Royal Botanical Gardens, Kew.

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    • Sounds of Australia: Part 1

      Sounds of Australia: Part 1

      A collections management Seminar

      3 July 2014 14:30

      Flett Lecture Theatre

      Margaret Cawsey
      Curator of Data, Australian National Wildlife Collection, CSIRO Ecosystem Sciences.

    • Tomography for Scientific Advancement symposium

      Tomography for Scientific Advancement symposium

      A three day symposium

      1 September 2014

      Flett Lecture Theatre

      International speakers present 3 days of talks on advancements in computed tomography (CT) design, software and a wide range of scientific applications.

      Registration required, opens 6 May 2014.

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    • Synthesis and international collection work

      Synthesis and international collection work

      A collections management seminar

      25 September 2014 14:30

      Flett Lecture Theatre

      Rob Huxley
      An update on the Synthesis programme: outcomes and other international work.

    • VFactor - hear the facts! A year with the Diatom Collections

      VFactor - hear the facts! A year with the Diatom Collections

      A volunteer programme seminar

      9 October 2014 14:30

      Flett Lecture Theatre

      Jovita Yesilyurt, Edgley Cesar and Ali Thomas

    • Partnership working: National case studies

      Partnership working: National case studies

      How can a natural science museum work with a local record centre effectively?

      4 December 2014 14:30

      Flett Lecture Theatre

      Steve Hewitt
      Curator of Natural Sciences, Tullie House Museum and Gallery
      Teresa Frost
      Manager, Cumbria Records Centre