Keynote II

Tuesday, September 10, 2019 - 14:45 to 15:45
Christian Dirschl


Accelerating biomedical discovery with an Internet of FAIR data and services

With its focus on improving the health and well being of people, biomedicine has always been a fertile, if not challenging domain for computational discovery science. Indeed, the existence of millions of scientific articles, thousands of databases, and hundreds of ontologies, offer exciting opportunities to reuse our collective knowledge, were we not stymied by incompatible formats, overlapping and incomplete vocabularies, unclear licensing, and heterogeneous access points.