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.