[Taxacom] Chico Workshop on Herbarium Cyberinfrastructure

Alan Prather alan at msu.edu
Fri Jun 30 11:10:09 CDT 2006

Herbarium Cyberinfrastructre Workshop at Botany 2006


We are please to announce that there will be a workshop on Herbarium
Cyberinfrastructre to be held at the Botany 2006 Meetings in Chico, CA,
pending final approval of funding from NSF. 


The two-day workshop will be held on 29 and 30 July (Sat and Sun). 


Day One:  Digitally Imaging Herbaria

Discussion on requirements, standards and specifications, and best practices
for imaging specimens.


Day Two: Data Sharing.

Hands on workshop in a computer lab on the Chico State Campus on becoming a
GBIF provider and setting up a DiGIR portals. 


We apologize for the lateness of this announcement. More details will follow
in the next few days. 


Nico Cellinese (nico.cellinese at yale.edu)

Alan Prather (alan at msu.edu)   




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