1st NFDI4Earth Conference

Since spring 2018, researchers from universities and non-university research institutions as well as representatives of infrastructure institutions from earth system research have been involved in the discussion on the design of a National Research Data Infrastructure for Earth System Sciences (ESS), i.e. NFDI4Earth.

The initiative organised a series of meetings, plenums and workshops in order to put together a consortium with the broadest possible range of disciplines and interests from ESS, to inform the corresponding community about the ongoing activities as well as to discuss and to develop a common proposal for the corresponding call of the German Science Foundation (DFG).


11th November 2020,
13.00 - 17.15 hrs


Online Event

In the context of the last plenum end of January 2020 in Potsdam the idea and arrangement of the 1st NFDI4Earth Conference took shape and place on 11th November 2020 afternoon as an online event due to the restrictions for presence conferences in consequence of the respiratory disease of COVID-19!

The conference was divided into three thematic blocks: