USCCN Conference Call
May 5, 2018


NRRL status

Plans for the USCCN

     Update $114K total and $92K direct. May need to rebudget as most is participant support

A meeting with the following topics

     Data sharing options such as GBIF, GOLD, CODATA, Pubmed

     Persistent identifier projects, such as RRID

     Names for Life, DOI, GCM

     Emerging Biobanking Standard ISO TC 276 ?

     Engaging with genome sequencing projects like GEBA, 1000FG, and GCM 2.0

     Sustaining the USCCN through fundraising and engaging philanthropy

Potential meeting dates and venue?
     Maritime Conference Center ?
        As to dates, August 20-24

A grant proposal to contribute DNA to sequencing projects above
     Agency? RAPID? Scope? DNA? Type Strains?

Internship opportunities
     Hosting labs?

Meeting attendance