TDWG 2016 Annual Conference

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The Biodiversity Information Standards (TDWG) 2016 annual meeting will hosted by the Instituto Tecnologica de Costa Rica (TEC) and the Instituto Nacional de Biodiversidad (INBio) in Santa Clara de San Carlos, Alajuela, near La Fortuna, a center of tourism near the base of a volcano. The theme of this year's conference is "Standards Supporting Innovation in Biodiversity Research and Conservation".


Oral Presentation Recordings

All oral presentations in the Auditorium and Computer Science room have been recorded using Adobe Connect. As time permits, they will be produced as individual videos hosted via iDigBio's Vimeo channel:

If there is a particular presentation that you are interested in that is not currently archived, please send a note to Kevin Love

Recorded Conference Proceedings

Monday December 5, 2016

Opening Session (Auditorium)
S00 Roadmap for Standards based Data Integration in Biodiversity Science (Auditorium)
S01A Semantics for Biodiversity Science- Challenges & Solutions (Auditorium)
S06A Biodiversity Data Quality – Issues, Methods & Tools (Auditorium)

Tuesday December 6, 2016

S01B Semantics for Biodiversity Science- Text Mining & Semantic Role Tagging (Auditorium)
S09 Agricultural Biodiversity Standards and Semantics (Computer Science)
S01C Semantics for Biodiversity Science- Taxon Names & Traits (Auditorium)
S10 Citizen Science for Biodiversity Research (Computer Science)
S01D Semantics for Biodiversity Science- Integration & Ecology (Auditorium)
S03 Interoperability and Data Provenance for Online Crowdsourcing of Biodiversity Specimens (Computer Science)
S06B Biodiversity Data Quality – Issues, Methods, and Tools (Auditorium)

Wednesday December 7, 2016

C01 Contributed Oral Presentations & Demos- Past and Future (Auditorium)
W01 Towards Best Practices for the Implementation and Documentation of Biodiversity Informatics Services (Computer Science)
S02 BHL - 10 Years of Innovation & Growth (Auditorium)
W06A Darwin Core- Tutorials (Computer Science)
W08 New approaches and tools in Open Data publishing for biodiversity (Auditorium)
W06B Darwin Core - Tutorials, best practices, current issues, future directions (Computer Science)
S05 Big Data Analysis Methods and Techniques as Applied to Biocollections

Thursday December 8, 2016

S12 Globally Unique Identifiers for Names (Auditorium)
C02 Contributed Oral Presentations & Demos- Inventories (Computer Science)
S04 Application of Data Visualisation for Sustainable Biodiversity- Deriving Useful Knowledge and Insights from Heterogeneous Data (Auditorium)
IG02 Biodiversity Informatics Curriculum (Computer Science)

Friday December 9, 2016

S13 DNA based species and taxon occurrences (Auditorium)
C03 Contributed Oral Presentations & Demos Plinian Core, Taxon Traits (Computer Science)
IG09 Natural Collections Description [NCD] (TechnoAula2)
C05 Contributed Oral Presentations & Demos- Data Gaps, Trust, Knowledge Acquisition (Auditorium)
C04 Contributed Oral Presentations & Demos- Catalogs, Checklists, Collections (Computer Science)
Closing Session (IG/TG reports,lightning talks,TDWG 2017 presentation) (Auditorium)