The Sistema de Informação sobre a Biodiversidade Brasileira (SiBBr) was launch last November 24, in Brasilia, which is the GBIF Brasilian Node. Associated to this event it took place several training workshops on Biodiversity Informatics, including the one on Specify 6. The training was run between the 26th and 28th of November, at the CNPq headquarters, with the participation of about 30 researchers and ICT people comming from several brasilian institutons.
Within the program of SiBBr launch, it took place also the workshop Boas práticas na gestão e informatização de colecções científicas, organized by iDigBio, in which the Deputy Director of GBIF and the GBIF node manager for Portugal also presented talks about data mobilisation. The agenda and presentations of the workshop are avaliable through this link.