Here are the latest updates from  the 2017 VIVO Conference to be held August 2 – 4 at Weill Cornell Medicine in New York City. Remember: Friday, May 26 is the last day to take advantage of the Early Bird Registration rate!


Learn new VIVO strategies–attend a pre-conference workshop on Wednesday, August 2. Five free half-day workshops provide a deep dive into relevant topics:

  • How to Make Your Research Networking System Invaluable to Your Institution
  • Identity Management
  • Managing Assets as Linked Data with Fedora
  • Promoting FAIR data principles with figshare
  • Crosswalking Research Area Vocabularies in VIVO
Find details about the workshops here. You can register using this link or from the VIVO Conference website. (If you’ve already registered for the conference, we’ll be in touch to let you know how to register for workshops.)
Procrastinators who missed the earlier deadline can still submit proposals for posters and demos by June 12. Demos will be given on participants laptops to individuals and small groups during the poster session. Please see the FAQ page for more information about posters and demos.
We’re excited to announce that James Hendler, one of our first VIVO conference speakers and an originator of the semantic web, joins our roster of seven invited speakers. It’s time to finalize your plans for this fantastic VIVO conference!
Sponsorship Opportunities
Sponsoring the 2017 conference is a great way to promote your organization while supporting the VIVO community. We offer a variety of sponsorship options and benefits. The Sponsorship Prospectus provides details about the conference and sponsorship packages.

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