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.
The Specify Symposium link is: https://spnhc.org/virtual-meeting-2020-program/virtual-meeting-2020-thursday/
We look forward to seeing you next week for this set of spirited and insightful presentations.