The 28th annual meeting of the Society for the Preservation of Natural History Collections continues on the School of Mines campus.
Wednesday's agenda is a series of meetings and poster sessions in Surbeck Center and the Classroom Building.
Thursday's Integrated Digitized Biocollections (iDigBio) and Natural Science Collections Alliance (NCSA) symposium features a series of internationally renowned professionals. The iDigBio/NCSA symposium highlights the challenges and approaches to digitizing natural history collections and the dissemination of natural history data. Speakers include representatives from the New York Botanical Garden, the U.S. Geological Survey, Boston University, New York Natural Heritage Program, Florida Museum of Natural History, Tulane University, OCLC Research, and the Museum of Paleontology at the University of California, Berkeley.
Friday's events include a demo camp in the Classroom Building, an afternoon annual general meeting and an evening banquet in the Surbeck Center ballroom.