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*Get ready -- VIVO Camp 2017 happens in November at Duke University!*

VIVO Camp is a multi-day training event designed specifically for new and
prospective users. Camp will be held November 9-11, 2017 on the campus of
Duke University in Durham, NC. Over two and a half days, VIVO Camp will
start with an introduction to VIVO leading to a comprehensive overview by
exploring these topics:

   - VIVO features
   - Examples and demos of VIVO including customizations
   - Representing scholarship
   - Loading, displaying and using VIVO data
   - Introduction to the ontologies
   - Managing a VIVO project
   - Engaging communities
   - Using VIVO resources

Participants can expect to gain a broad understanding of all aspects of
implementing VIVO, including scoping and planning, development and data
ingest, user engagement and customizations. This event will be an
opportunity to meet and consult with key VIVO community members and to
benefit from the experience of many successful VIVO implementations. The
curriculum will include multiple opportunities to address current
challenges. Participants should bring specific questions to VIVO Camp for

VIVO Camp instructors provide years of experience holding VIVO events,
managing VIVO implementations, and participating in the VIVO community.

*Here are the most important information you need to know:*

*VIVO Camp dates and location*
Thursday November 9 through Saturday November 11, 2017
Duke University, Duke’s Smith Warehouse 114 South Buchanan Boulevard
Durham, NC

You can register by following the *link
on our site [

*Register by September 18th and use coupon code EARLY-BIRD to receive a $50

*Get ready for VIVO Camp!  We'll see you in Durham!*

Violeta Ilik