You Asked and We're Delivering!

In response to many requests, we're extending the Early Bird discount deadline and releasing the full agenda online<>! Take a look at our 2016 VIVO Conference Schedule<> to learn more about this year's presentations, posters, and more. Register<> by 5pm on Tuesday, June 28th to take advantage of this special offer!

What excites you most about this year's program? Tweet us at @vivocollab<> to tell us what you're looking forward to most at this year's conference. Don't forget to use the special conference hashtag, #VIVO16.

Announcing a New Keynote Speaker

[]The VIVO 2016<> Planning Committee is excited to announce a new keynote speaker! Please join us in welcoming, Dario Taraborelli<>, our new keynote scheduled for Friday, August 18th.

Dario Taraborelli
Director of Research,
Wikimedia Foundation

Dario is a social computing researcher and open knowledge advocate based in San Francisco. He is currently the Director of Research at the Wikimedia Foundation, the non-profit organization that operates Wikipedia and its sister projects. His research spans the behavioral and social aspects of online collaboration and commons-based peer production. As a co-author of the Altmetrics Manifesto and a long-standing open access advocate, he is interested in the design of open systems to promote, track and measure the impact, reuse and discoverability of research objects.