3rd European IrisBG User Conference – Summary, Slides and Recordings

IrisBG users held their 3rd User Conference at Cambridge University Botanic Garden on Friday 18thof May 2018. This year, roughly 40 delegates from Germany, the Netherlands, Norway, South Africa, Sweden and the UK came together to get inspired, to learn from other users and to grow the collective expertise. For the 3rdtime the organising committee …

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Workshop for database solutions – Botanic Garden of Bayreuth, Germany, 15 and 16 March 2018

With great pleasure we joined the 2-day workshop for database solutions for botanic gardens, which took place in Bayreuth. It was very inspiring to get insight into database solutions from Germany, Austria and Switzerland. We thank the Botanic Garden of Bayreuth, especially Marianne Laurer and the organising team, for the warm welcome and the excellent …

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Upcoming IrisBG User Conference 2018

When: May 18 Where: Cambridge University Botanic Garden Cambridge University Botanic Garden, established in 1846, will be hosting the 2018 European user conference. On Friday May 18, we will start in the early morning with optional trainings. You can chose to attend the “Introductory IrisBG training” or the “Advanced IrisBG training”, according to your level of …

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All the best wishes from the IrisBG Team

Wishing everyone Happy Holidays and the very best for the New Year.

Back from 2017 APGA in Canada + 6GBGC in Switzerland

Having returned from two fantastic conferences, we are exhilarated and filled with new inspiration and ideas. Due to time constraints, we will keep this article short for now and hopefully get back to you later with more reflections on the Annual American Public Garden Association conference and 6th Global Botanic Garden Congress. We would like …

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UK and European User Conference – Recordings, Slides and Summary

UK User Meeting and Plantnetwork Plant Records Training Day at Mount Stuart House and Gardens On 3rd and 4th of May, in fantastic surroundings and magical weather, the Mount Stuart Trust kindly opened their doors to the IrisBG community and PlantNetwork members. The delegates at the IrisBG User Meeting consisted mainly of new users and …

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Upcoming IrisBG Conference, Meetings, Workshops and Webinars

The first 6 months of 2017 are now lined up with a number of exciting IrisBG events. Please note that most of the events are open to anyone who would like to learn more about IrisBG. Hope to see you there. Webinars When: First Thursday of the month. Where: Online. We will continue our Q&A …

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Thank you for 2016

We would like to wish you all very happy holidays and the best for the New Year. Thank you A big THANK YOU to all our community members for your support and feedback. We look forward to working with you in 2017. 2016 was another bumper year with more than 20 new gardens joining the …

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Digital Asset Management – is it relevant for Botanical Collections?

Easy and efficient handling of digital assets such as images and documents has always been an important capability of IrisBG. Electronic documents are now replacing printed documents at many institutions and the availability of quality digital cameras and improved smartphone cameras has resulted in an explosive growth in the number of photos taken. The growth …

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IrisBG Version 3.6.1 is now available

A new release of IrisBG is now available which includes several new features that we beleive many of you will enjoy. Below, you will find a recording of the Q&A Webinar held on Thursday, July 7th where we discuss some of the features in the new version. A complete list of changes can be found …

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