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Map of Agriculture seeks Internships for Summer 2014 in Oxfordshire UK

Thu, 17/04/2014
Our colleagues from the Map of Agriculture (MOA) project in Oxfordshire, England are seeking talented interns to join their projects. MOA is a GIS-based application showing financial returns and production yields, together with other relevant information, across a wide variety of regions and crops/farming systems. Internships are sought in the two themes:- GIS Analysis and Agriculture...

VOWL: Visual Notation for OWL Ontologies

Wed, 16/04/2014
I found interesting information about visualization of a ontology schema called "the Visual Notation for OWL Ontologies (VOWL)". It defines both a visual language for the user-oriented representation of ontologies and provides graphical depictions for elements of the Web Ontology Language (OWL) that are combined to a force-directed graph layout visualizing the ontology. More...

AGRIS runs in the "LinkedUp Vidi Competition"!

Tue, 15/04/2014
AGRIS has submitted its brief (see below) for the LinkedUp Vidi Competition. The Veni, Vidi and Vici competitions are explained here. ***AGRIS Submission****

ProQuest announces the Roger K.Summit Scholarship

Tue, 15/04/2014
I would like to share the news about Roger K.Summit Scholarship announced by ProQuest open to all Library and Information Science students worldwide. Eligible AIMS users are encouraged to apply, below is the text of the announcement from ProQuest. ***Announcement***

V2P2, the first Italian Open Access Repository on plant-microbe interactions

Tue, 15/04/2014
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Joint GODAN-CIARD Consultation on Open Agricultural Knowledge for Development

Tue, 15/04/2014
The CIARD partners and the GODAN partners are going to meet in a joint GODAN-CIARD Consultation on Open Agricultural Knowledge for Development, taking place in Rome between 22nd and 24th April. More information here. The face-to-face event will be accompanied by a three-week e-consultation open to everybody. The objectives of the consultation are:

CfP - MTSR 2014: 8th Metadata and Semantics Research Conference

Fri, 11/04/2014
Announcement  published at http://www.mtsr-conf.org/   Continuing the successful mission of previous MTSR Conferences (MTSR'05, MTSR'07, MTSR'09, MTSR'10, MTSR'11, MTSR’12 and MTSR'13), the eighth International Conference on Metadata and Semantics Research (MTSR'14) aims to bring together scholars and practitioners that share a common...