The Specify Collections Consortium is pleased to announce:

Managing and Mobilizing Collection Data with Specify Software, a symposium at next week’s 2020 SPNHC & ICOM NATHIST Annual Meeting.

Thursday, 11 June 2020

Times below are UTC+0. Start times for U.S. Time Zones: 8 AM EDT, 7 AM CDT, 6 AM MDT, 5 AM PDT.

Moderators: Norine Spears, Theresa Miller

12:00 Extending the Use of Specify Software in South African Natural Science Collections Willem Coetzer
12:20 Shifting a Collection Data Paradigm: Data Migration Between BG-BASE and Specify Robyn Drinkwater
12:40 Digital Workflows Using Specify at the University of Michigan Richard Rabeler
13:00 What Happens When You Let an Ecologist Loose on Your Specify Database: Semi-Automated Data Cleaning Using R Talia Karim
13:20 What Does the Perfect Database for Collections Management Look Like? Randy Singer
13:40 Publishing Fuzzy Data to the Web Portal: Why We Truncate Leslie Skibinski

SPNHC/ICOM events require (free) registration for Zoom credentials to be sent to you.
To register:

The Specify Symposium link is:

We look forward to seeing you next week for this set of spirited and insightful presentations.