Areas of interests
- openness and sharing of research information and knowledge
- research information and data available and accessible
- fostering knowledge exchange
The Agricultural Information Management Standards Portal (AIMS) gathers information on (and access to) standards, technology and best practices. It is also a forum connecting information management workers around the world to discuss open access and open data. AIMS represents collaboration and interoperability.
As a member of AIMS, you can contribute to discussions and periodically receive updates via email and the AIMS newsletter.
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We are calling for submissions of good practices, success stories and lessons learned after utilizing scientific information and digital data on food and agriculture via one, or multiple of the innovative tools or education initiatives available through the AIMS online platform.
This call for submissions includes use cases of utilizing AIMS’ innovative access to information, data, knowledge and education assets including:
AGRIS, the Link to Worldwide Scientific Agricultural Information and Data;
AGROVOC; The Linked Data Concept Hub for Food and Agriculture;
AGORA; Access to Global Online Research in Food and Agriculture;
And Strengthening the capacity of individuals, organizations and enabling the environment to produce, manage, exchange and re-use knowledge, information and research data, through Online Courses Webinars, and the IGAD at the Research Data Alliance.
Call Dates: 23 March - 24 April 2020
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