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What We Do

  • Provide programs and services that are generally not available through any one program or institution, including field and classroom training, webinars, and support for other projects.
  • Facilitate meetings and events that provide a venue for continuing knowledge, sharing ideas, and catalyzing new projects.
  • Provide grants to seed research and launch new ideas.
  • Support a strong network of students, early career faculty, and professionals.
  • Develop data tools and software that provide data management solutions, promote FAIR data principles, and facilitate robust science.
  • Build software and services that make it easier to find, manage, analyze, archive, and publish data.