ICBO 2020 Integrated Food Ontology Workshop (IFOW)

Building the farm to fork digital highway: integrated food ontology development for agricultural, food science and public health domains This is a virtual conference beginning September 16th, 2020 presented as part of the International Conference on Biomedical Ontologies (ICBO) presence within BOSC 2020 (see https://icbo2020.inf.unibz.it/accepted-workshops/).  We will be having 2 hour virtual conferences, once a week, at 6am…

FoodOn at IC-Foods.org San Francisco / Davis, MARCH 22-25, 2019

We’re involved in plenty of discussion and workshopping over the course of the IC-Foods conference. Key topics will be how FoodOn can integrate with an ecosystem of ontologies that support projects involving nutrition and crop research – this aligns with our work with USDA Agriculture Research Service. See us on Sunday at 10:40 am in…

FoodOn inaugural paper published in Nature Partner Journals Science of Food

The FoodOn consortium is happy to announce our paper that describes the history, current design and future direction of the FoodOn ontology. It is titled “FoodOn: a harmonized food ontology to increase global food traceability, quality control and data integration” and is available as a pdf at https://rdcu.be/bdLun or on the web at https://www.nature.com/articles/s41538-018-0032-6 .