Fossil Insect Collaborative @ GSA 2016

Check out talks related to Fossil Insect Collaboration, iDigPaleo (and our other collaboration, ePANDDA) at the Geological Society of America Annual Meeting in Denver in the session Fossil Specimens 0’s and 1’s: Databases, Standards, & Mobilization:

Talia Karim – Evolution of a database: From Excel to Specify and the era of modern data publishing

Susan Butts – Data use and quality as related to iDigPaleo

Shelley James – Paleobiology specimen data and the role of data aggregators – The iDigBio perspective

Mark Uhen – Integrating paleontological and neontological data across time and space

Jon Lauters – Linking data silos via fuzzy matching algorithm