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Sponsorship Opportunities


Become a Sponsor of VIVO 2017! The 8th annual international VIVO conference brings together a community of scholars, technologists, librarians, practitioners, and decision-makers to promote the representation and discovery of scholarship beyond traditional disciplinary bounds. Sponsors and funders have always been a big part of the VIVO projec... continue reading

Registration is Now Open!


Registration is Now Open! Registration is now open for the 2017 VIVO Conference, to be held August 2 - 4 at Weill Cornell Medicine in New York City. The $225 early bird rate ends May 15th. Please note that workshops are included at no extra cost this year. Powered by Eventbrite continue reading

The Bentley Hotel


The Bentley Hotel The conference organizers have negotiated a special “VIVO Conference” rate at The Bentley Hotel. Our special rate is available from Monday night, July 31st to Thursday night, August 3rd. This boutique Upper East Side hotel is located less than 1/2 mile from the conference location, a 10 minute walk. A limited number of S... continue reading

Invited Speakers


Invited Speakers David Eichmann Bio: David Eichmann is Director and Associate Professor in the School of Library and Information Science at the University of Iowa. He also directs the Information Science Subprogram in the Iowa Graduate Program in Informatics. Over the course of his career he has conducted research in relational database th... continue reading

Keynote Speakers


Keynote Speakers Cristina Pattuelli Bio: M. Cristina Pattuelli is an associate professor at the School of Information at Pratt Institute in New York, US and a visiting professor at the Department of the Cultural Heritage at the University of Bologna, Italy where she teaches courses on knowledge organization, Linked Open Data, and art doc... continue reading

VIVO 2017 Conference Call for Proposals


VIVO 2017 Conference Call for Proposals Open through April 2nd, 2017 The Eighth Annual VIVO Conference will be held August 2-4, 2017 at the Weill Cornell Medical Center in New York City. The organizers are pleased to issue this call for proposals to the program. The VIVO Conference creates a unique opportunity for people from around the world... continue reading

New Workshop Format


VIVO 2017 Task Force is pleased to announce that next year conference will have an exciting change in the way the workshops are organized. First: Workshops will be free of charge! Second: Workshop proposers, after having their workshop accepted, will be responsible for selecting speakers for their workshops who are experts in the field. By... continue reading

Vice-Chairs Announced


The VIVO Conference team is delighted to announce the vice-chairs for the 2017 conference. They are: Conference Vice-Chair Paul Albert, Weill Cornell Medicine Program Vice-Chair Eric Meeks, UCSF School of Medicine They join our talented team, with Paul assisting our Conference Chair, Alex Viggio, and Eric working with our Program Chair, Viol... continue reading

Hello World!


We’re very excited - not just because of the inordinate amount of caffeine based products consumed - but also because our team are putting together the final missing parts to the 8th International VIVO Conference. This year the event will take place in the city that never sleeps - New York. So should you also be excited? Well yes… and here’s... continue reading

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