9th Annual International VIVO Conference 2018

June 6th-8th ⋅ JB Duke Hotel, Durham, NC

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About VIVO


VIVO is member-supported, open source software and an ontology for representing scholarship. VIVO encourages showcasing the scholarly record, research discovery, expert finding, network analysis, and assessment of research impact.


VIVO is a network in which more than 140 institutions and agencies in more than 25 countries are implementing VIVO or producing VIVO-compatible data. See the VIVO site registry for a list.


The annual VIVO conference has been bringing together the VIVO community and its partners since 2010 to share the latest developments in semantic web academic profiles. Whether an experienced user, or just starting out, this is the event to attend.

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VIVO 2018 Networking Events and Activities

Welcome Reception Wednesday, June 6 from 5:30 to 6:30 Meet new community members and catch up with colleagues on JB Duke’s Marketplace Terrace. Sponsored by Digital Science. Poster Session and Reception Thursday, June 7 from 5:30 to 7:00 This... continue reading

VIVO 2018 Unconference

Unconference Format The hallways of past VIVO conferences have been filled with VIVO community members and conference attendees catching up and sharing ideas – often times leading to unscheduled yet timely conversations. For 2018, the VIVO Confer... continue reading



JB Duke Hotel

5,450 square foot ballroom

Multi-purpose breakout spaces

Part of the Duke University Campus


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  • Full VIVO 2018 Conference access including workshops
  • Requires a valid student ID at conference check in
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