News

Award for SourceData

14 September 2017
SourceData wins the ALPSP Awards for Innovation in Publishing 2017.

http://embo.org/news/press-releases/2017/sourcedata-from-embo-wins-the-2017-alpsp-award-for-innovation-in-publishing

Presentation of SourceData

13 September 2017
SourceData is a finalist for the ALPSP Awards for Innovation in Publishing 2017. Thomas Lemberger presents at the ALPSP 10th Annual Conference and Awards, Grand Hotel Huis ter Duin, Noordwijk, The Netherlands.

https://events.bizzabo.com/alpspconference17/home

Employment opportunity

03 April 2017
EMBO is looking for an Assistant Data Editor to join the EMBO Press and SourceData teams to support data quality assurance and data curation at The EMBO Journal, EMBO reports, Molecular Systems Biology and EMBO Molecular Medicine.

Find out more details and apply for the post via the EMBL recruitment portal

Presentation of SourceData

25 January 2017
Thomas Lemberger leads the workshop "Data Management Workshop with EMBO SourceData" at The Göttingen Campus, Göttingen, Germany.

https://events.goettingen-campus.de/event?eventId=3681

Presentation of SourceData

16 January 2017
Thomas Lemberger presents the keynote lecture "Integrating biomedical data annotation in scientific publishing" at the Biomedical Linked Annotation Hackathon 3 (BLAH3), Tokyo, Japan.

http://blah3.linkedannotation.org

Presentation of SourceData

02 December 2016
Thomas Lemberger presents "SourceData: a semantic platform to make published data and figures discoverable" at the Information Sciences Institute of the University of Southern California, USA.

http://www.isi.edu/events/calendar/10078

Presentation of SourceData

30 September 2016
Thomas Lemberger presents "Publisher innovations: SourceData - making data discoverable" at the HighWire annual fall publisher's meeting in Washington DC.

https://highwirefallpublishersmeeti2016.sched.org/speaker/thomas.lemberger

Presentation of SourceData

18 September 2016
Special Lecture on SourceData by Robin Liechti at the International Conference on Systems Biology 2016 (http://www.icsb2016barcelona.org/) in Barcelona

Presentation of SourceData

11 September 2016
Participation of Thomas Lemberger at the panel discussion “The road to open science” at The EMBO Meeting, Mannheim, Germany

Milestone

10 September 2016
EMBO and Wiley launch the SmartFigures (beta) Lab, giving the public the opportunity to try SmartFigures and provide feedback to the SourceData team.

EMBO and Wiley Launch the SmartFigures Lab

Presentation of SourceData

1 August 2016
Conference paper and poster presentation “SourceData: Making data discoverable” delivered by Nancy George at the International Conference on Biological Ontology & BioCreative 2016, Corvallis/Oregon, US

Presentation of SourceData

21 June 2016 
Keynote lecture “EMBO SourceData: embedding data standards in publishing” delivered by Thomas Lemberger at the CHARME of standardisation in life sciences conference, Warsaw, Poland

The SourceData manuscript is now available as pre-print on BioRxiv

14 June 2016
SourceData - a semantic platform for curating and searching figures 
Robin Liechti, Lou Götz, Nancy George, Sara El-Gebali, Isaac Crespo, Ioannis Xenarios, Thomas Lemberger
doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1101/058529

Scientific Advisory Board meeting

10 May 2016 
Second SourceData Scientific Advisory Board meeting at EMBO, Heidelberg

Presentation of SourceData

10-14 April 2016
Presentation of SourceData at the 9th International Biocuration Conference in Geneva, Switzerland. Prize awarded for the best poster.

Milestone

31 December 2015
As proof-of-principle, a set of more than 10,000 experiments, published in 23 journals, has been successfully processed into the SourceData standard, demonstrating that the information routinely provided by scientists for publication is sufficient.    

Presentation of SourceData

26 April 2015
Presentation of SourceData at the International Biocuration Conference in Beijing, China.

Scientific Advisory Board meeting

10 April 2015
First SourceData Scientific Advisory Board meeting at EMBO, Heidelberg