Webinars & Events

Previous events with links to available recordings and presentation slides.

Monthly Webinars

We host our webinars on the 3rd Tuesday of each month at 2pm Eastern Time (11am Pacific). Please register and obtain the connection information with the links provided below. Many of the webinars are recorded and available in our YouTube archive.

We present unique as well as re-occurring topics on data publishing best practices, tools and new developments and you have the opportunity to join us with your questions on everything EDI during our regular “Town Halls”.

  • Sep. 21, 2021: “A workflow for automating the update of continuous data in EDI using GitHub.” Ian Brunjes (UCSB). Registration and connection information.
    • Ian will present the workflow he developed to automate a data pipeline used to take data from the Southern California Coastal Ocean Observing System and the Central and Northern California Ocean Observing System program for publication in the EDI and the Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF) data repositories. Ian was an EDI Fellow with the Scripps Institution of Oceanography this past summer. 
  • Oct. 19, 2021: “Informational webinar EDI’s 2022 Summer Fellowship Program”. Registration and connection information.
    • If you are a researcher/project/field station interested in hosting an EDI fellow for two months next summer, please join us with your questions regarding our 2022 Data Management Fellowship Program. The purpose of the paid fellowship program is to train the Fellows in ecological data management and enable them to support host projects in developing sustainable workflows for publishing of their research data.

The webinars are announced through our website, newsletter and an email to our list a few days before the webinar. Contact us at info@environmentaldatainitiative.org if you have a requests for a webinar topic.

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