The purpose of this 3-hour workshop hosted by INDRA labs at Harvard Medical School is to:

  1. Collect and describe current use cases and pain points related to prefixes, prefix maps, CURIEs, and IRIs in the biomedical and life sciences
  2. Introduce to the Bioregistry, its motivation, its maintenance model, and a simple governance strategy
  3. Host break-out discussions on a number of key open issues



Preparation for this workshop was funded by the DARPA Young Faculty Award W911NF2010255 (PI: Benjamin M. Gyori).