VIVO News

REMINDER: VIVO 2017 Conference Proposals Due on March 26

February 14, 2017

Austin, TX  Mark your calendars to submit abstracts for presentations, workshops, posters and demos for the 8th Annual VIVO Conference by March 26, 2017!   The 2017 VIVO Conference will be held at Weill Cornell Medicine in New York on August 2 – 4, co-located with Symplectic's North American Conference on August 1 – 2.  Registration opens soon.  … Read more »

VIVO Updates for Feb 12–VIVO 1.9.2, Helping each other, VIVO Camp

February 13, 2017

From Mike Conlon, VIVO Project Director VIVO 1.9.2 Released  VIVO 1.9.2 is a maintenance release addressing several bugs. Upgrading to 1.9.2 should be straightforward, there are no ontology or functional changes.  Bugs fixed: ORCiD integration fixed GEMET vocabulary service now uses SSL LCSH vocabulary service repaired Creation of secondary entities in web interface fixed You… Read more »

DuraSpace at Your Service

February 13, 2017

Austin, TX  How can we help? That’s what we at DuraSpace hope to learn from you, our valued community. We have developed a 4-question survey that should take you no more than 5 minutes to complete aimed at learning more about how DuraSpace might better serve our community. We have heard directly and indirectly from… Read more »

NOW AVAILABLE: VIVO 1.9.2

February 2, 2017

From Grahm Triggs, VIVO Tech Lead, on behalf of the VIVO team Austin, TX  VIVO 1.9.2 is now available. This is a minor release that addresses an ORCID integration issue, and a problem with creating new items. Downloads are available on the GitHub release page: https://github.com/vivo-project/VIVO/releases/tag/rel-1.9.2   Also, GEMET and LCSH vocabulary services have been… Read more »

GET READY for VIVO Camp in New Mexico

January 31, 2017

Austin, TX  The VIVO Project is pleased to announce that the first VIVO Camp will be offered April 6-8 (Thursday-Saturday) at the University of New Mexico in Albuquerque. The two and a half day camp will begin with the basics and build toward more advanced concepts–no prior VIVO experience is required. Participants can expect to… Read more »

VIVO Updates–Camp, Conference, Microsoft Academic

January 31, 2017

From Mike Conlon, VIVO Project Director VIVO Camp April 6-8.  Albuquerque, New Mexico.  The Camp will be a great opportunity to learn about VIVO.  New to VIVO?  This is the place to start.  Considering VIVO?  Even better – VIVO Camp will engage attendees about the why and how of VIVO implementations.  Click here to register now! VIVO 2017… Read more »

VIVO Updates–VIVO Camp, Triple Pattern Fragments

January 23, 2017

From Mike Conlon, VIVO Project Director Learning is fun!  Register now for VIVO Camp, April 6-8, Albuquerque, New Mexico. Join Violeta Ilik, Paul Albert, Mike Conlon and Graham Triggs for an introduction to everything VIVO.  If you are considering VIVO, planning a VIVO implementation, have started and need to know more, please plan to join us in Albuquerque!  Modeled after the highly successful Fedora… Read more »

DuraSpace Looks Forward

January 18, 2017

Austin, TX   We at DuraSpace are looking forward to a productive year in partnership with our valued community while also looking back over a decade of community development and action, open source technology advances, and organizational growth.  We took a moment to dream big. Could we better integrate mindshare? What would thoughtful expansion look like?… Read more »

VIVO Updates for January 8–2017, Camp, 1.10

January 9, 2017

From Mike Conlon, VIVO Project Director Happy New Year.  We are looking forward to 2017!  Here’s a few things we can look forward to in the coming year: New Leadership Group members.  Each year we fill positions on the Leadership Group according to the VIVO charter.  We have new members and with new members comes new… Read more »

VIVO Updates for Dec 18–New members, VIVO Camp, Happy Holidays!

December 19, 2016

From Mike Conlon, VIVO Project Director Two new members!  Dartmouth College and Université du Québec à Montréal are new VIVO members!  Thank you! From Wikipedia regarding Dartmouth College:  Dartmouth College (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Help:IPA_for_English https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Help:Pronunciation_respelling_key) is a private Ivy League research university in Hanover, New Hampshire, United States. Established in 1769 by Eleazar Wheelock, Dartmouth is one of the nine colonial colleges chartered before the American Revolution. From Wikipedia regarding Université du… Read more »