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October 2016

8 Nov 2016: Bioschemas hands-on Meeting

<br> ###Tuesday 8 November 2016 – Wednesday 9 Nov 2016 **Rothamsted Centre for Research & Enterprise**

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<br> ####Introduction Representatives from the ELIXIR Hub present an update on the BioSchemas project - a community initiative working on metadata standards and specifications to facilitate data sharing, exchange and promotion of life science organizational information like events, training materials, people, standards and organizations using schema.org.

The first Bioschemas event was a very productive hands-on meeting hosted at the University of Birmingham in October 2015. This year we aim to celebrate a year of Bioschemas with another productive hands-on meeting. The goal of this event will be to push forward many of our current activities (Specification, Agreements, Projects, Tutorials, Implementations, …). Ideally we would like to work on adoption and integration of Bioschemas based on specific use cases.

<br> ####Proposed topics • **Specifications:** Wrap up specifications, simplify specifications, specifications based on proposed use cases and content types, ...

Community: Governance, website, communication, community engagement, ...

Implementation: Data providers adoption, automation of metadata indexing, validation, integration, …

Training: Tutorials and examples of adoption and integration, ...

Content types: Datasets, Data repositories, Beacons, Samples, Phenotypes, Protein annotations, Training materials, Events, Courses, Organizations, People, Tools, …

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