The countdown is on to IGAD’s first pre-meeting of 2016

Comprising a day and a half of intensive discussion (28-29th February at the University of Tokyo) Research Data Alliance (RDA) Interest Group on Agricultural Data (IGAD) will be running discussion groups around themes of data management in agriculture. This year’s pre-meeting will have a particular focus on rice research data and advocacy for open research data. See Agenda

Have you missed the last Webinar@AIMS: Perspective on Big Data in the CGIAR?

Have you missed the Webinar@AIMS on Perspective on Big Data in the CGIAR? You can watch the recording here!

Looking for Events in 2016?

The AIMS calendar is regularly updated and provides you with information on many events in the agricultural information management area. Have a look at what is planned in 2016!

Welcome to AIMS

AIMS is a portal with information about and access to standards, technology and good practices.  It is also a forum for connecting information management workers worldwide and for discussing open access and open data. AIMS stands for collaboration and interoperability.

AIMS is part of CIARD, the global movement for open agricultural knowledge for development.


Vest directory

VEST Directory is a catalog to retrieve datasets, metadata sets, tools and Knowledge Organization Systems (KOS) used in the broader agricultural information management community.