Internal Advisory Committee

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The Internal Advisory Committee (IAC) is composed of iDigBio's Project Manager, iDigBio's Biodiversity Informatics Manager, iDigBio's Project Evaluator, representatives from the Thematic Collections Networks (TCNs) and Partners to Existing Networks (PENs), NSF Program Officers, and other digitization projects and collections working with iDigBio. The IAC meets regularly to report on progress in digitization efforts, share best practices and standards, identify gaps in digitization areas and technology, enhance training efforts, and report on collaborations.


IAC meetings are held quarterly (February, May, August, and November) on the first Wednesday of the month at 2:00 PM Eastern:

Remote participation is available at:
Please review the Web Conferencing wiki page before connecting.

Participation from any or all TCN and PEN participants is welcomed and encouraged. Although these meetings are voluntary, please send a delegate so that your TCN or PEN is represented!

Meeting Summaries

The following are the minutes from past IAC meetings:

File:IAC Meeting Minutes 2018.02.07.pdf

File:IAC Meeting Minutes 2017.09.06.pdf
File:IAC Meeting Minutes 2017.06.29.pdf
File:IAC Meeting Minutes 2017.04.26.pdf
File:IAC Meeting Minutes 2017.02.22.pdf
File:IAC Meeting Minutes 20161216.pdf
File:IAC Meeting Minutes 2016.09.15.pdf
File:IAC Meeting Minutes 2016.07.12.pdf
File:IAC Meeting Minutes 2016.05.16.pdf
File:IAC Meeting Minutes 20160106.pdf
File:IAC Meeting Minutes 2015.09.28.pdf
File:IAC Meeting Minutes 2015.07.07.pdf
File:IAC Meeting Minutes 20150506.pdf
File:IAC Meeting Minutes 2015.02.09.pdf
File:IAC Meeting Minutes 2014.12.01.pdf
File:IAC Meeting Minutes 2014.09.03.pdf
File:IAC Meeting Minutes 2014.06.25.pdf
File:IAC Meeting Minutes 2014.03.pdf
File:IAC Meeting Minutes 2014.01.pdf
File:IAC Meeting minutes 2013.09.11.pdf
File:IDigBio IAC Meeting Minutes 2013.05.15.pdf
File:Monthly IAC Meeting 2013 03.pdf
File:Monthly IAC Meeting January 2013.pdf
File:Monthly IAC Meeting Sept 2012.pdf
File:Monthly IAC Meeting Aug 2012.pdf
File:Monthly IAC Meeting July 2012.pdf
File:Monthly IAC Meeting Jun 2012.pdf
File:Monthly IAC Meeting Apr 2012.pdf
File:Monthly IAC Meeting Mar 2012.pdf
File:Monthly IAC Meeting Feb 2012.pdf
File:Monthly IAC Meeting Jan 2012.pdf

TCN Progress Reports

TCNs are required to provide regular progress reports to iDigBio, which are due prior to each IAC meeting. Past reports are compiled below. Reports are submitted via the following webform:

File:TCN Updates 2018.02.pdf
File:TCN Summit Presentations 2017.11.02.pdf
File:TCN Updates 2017.11.pdf
File:TCN Updates 2017.09.pdf
File:TCN Updates 2017.06.pdf
File:TCN Updates 2017.04.pdf
File:TCN Updates 2017.02.pdf
File:TCN Updates 2016.12.pdf
File:TCN Updates 2016.09.pdf
File:TCN Updates 2016.07.pdf
File:TCN Updates 2016.05.pdf
File:TCN Updates 2016.03.pdf
File:TCN Updates 2016.01.pdf
File:TCN Updates 2015.09.pdf
File:TCN Updates 2015.06.pdf
File:TCN Updates 2015.05.pdf
File:TCN Updates 2015.02.pdf
File:TCN Updates 2014.12.pdf
File:TCN Updates 2014.09.pdf
File:TCN Updates 2014.06.pdf
File:TCN Updates 2014.03.pdf
File:TCN Updates 2014.01.pdf
File:TCN Updates 2013.09.pdf
File:TCN Updates 2013.07.pdf
File:TCN Updates 2013.02.pdf
File:TCN Updates 2013.05.pdf
File:TCN Updates 2013.03.pdf
File:TCN Updates 2012 12.pdf