VIVO News

VIVO Updates for September 2, 2018 — camp, sprint, languages, steering group, action planning, making data, OpenHarvester

September 2, 2018

Reminder, VIVO Camp October 18-20, Columbia University.  More info and register here:  https://conta.cc/2v93x4x September Sprint  VIVO is planning a development sprint for September 17-28.  See http://bit.ly/2CaFnxh Adding Language Proficiency to VIVO   The Ontology Improvement Task Force is developing new assertions for specifying language expertise.  As in “Mike speaks English”. The group is considering ISO 639 as a standard set of… Read more »

VIVO Updates August 19, 2018 — Fall semester, Research Intelligence, NFAIS, Meetings this Week

August 19, 2018

Summer ends and school begins  For many of us, summer vacations are ending and school is beginning.  Like many academic activities, VIVO slows down in the summer and gains momentum in the fall.  Here are just a few of the things that are happening: A September Sprint is being planned.  Please review proposed tasks and volunteer to… Read more »

Registration Open for VIVO Camp in New York City

August 7, 2018

From Violeta Ilik, VIVO Leadership Group, on behalf of the VIVO Camp instructors VIVO Camp is a multi-day training event designed specifically for new and prospective users. Camp will be held October 18-20, 2018 in the Butler Library at Columbia University. Over two and a half days, VIVOCamp will start with an introduction to VIVO… Read more »

VIVO Camp: Registration Open

July 30, 2018

VIVO Camp is a multi-day training event designed specifically for new and prospective users. Camp will be held October 18-20, 2018 in the Butler Library at Columbia University.  Over two and a half days, VIVO Camp will start with an introduction to VIVO leading to a comprehensive overview by exploring these topics:  VIVO features Examples and demos of… Read more »

VIVO Updates July 21, 2018 — grants, jenatools, your content here

July 25, 2018

Grant opportunities  The VIVO Project is always looking for ways to improve the software, the community, and the ontology.  One way to improve things, or try new things is through grant funding.  Funding agencies often have programs related to metadata, data sharing, tooling, and other topics related to VIVO.  The VIVO Resources Action Planning group… Read more »

VIVO Updates July 15 – Leadership Group, Internationalization, Version 1.10, Fall Camp, Decentralization

July 17, 2018

From Mike Conlon, VIVO Project Director Welcome New LG members! Please help me welcome Christian Hauschke, Violeta Ilik and Alex Viggio as new community members of the Leadership Group. Each has been actively shaping the VIVO project. They are all wonderful to work with. Leadership Group elections are now complete for the year. The Leadership… Read more »

VIVO 1.10 is Now Available for Download

July 10, 2018

From Mike Conlon, VIVO Project Director, on behalf of the VIVO Committers VIVO 1.10 is now available! VIVO 1.10 contains new features, performance improvements, and bug fixes. Some highlights: • Support for RDF 1.1 • A new Triple Pattern Fragments API • Support for the Data Distribution API • Support for Direct2Experts • Support for… Read more »

VIVO Updates — List of VIVO Sites, Trip to China, and a Great Book

July 9, 2018

VIVO Site Registry The VIVO Site registry is a list of all the known VIVO sites in the world. I get asked all the time “Is there a list of VIVO sites?” Well, yes, there is. You can find the site registry here: http://bit.ly/vivo-sites Is your site in the registry? Hint: you don’t need to… Read more »

VIVO Updates July 1, 2018 — Membership Task Force, Action Planning, Leadership Group Elections

July 2, 2018

Membership Task Force A membership task force for VIVO is forming. See 2018 Membership Task Force. Participants include Terrie Wheeler, Weill Cornell Medicine, Virginia (Ginny) Pannabecker, Virginia Tech, Dong Joon (DJ) Lee, Texas A&M University, and Ann Beynon of Clarivate. If you would like to participate, please contact Mike Conlon. The group is tasked with… Read more »

Announcing the 3rd German VIVO Workshop 2018,17-18 September, Hanover

June 20, 2018

From Christian Hauschke, Technische Informationsbibliothek (TIB), German National Library of Science and Technology, Open Science Lab We would like to invite you to the 3rd VIVO Workshop 2018 on 17 and 18 September 2018 at the German National Library of Science and Technology (TIB) in Hanover. The workshop will be offered in German. The first… Read more »