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Last day at the Royal Society of Chemistry – So long and thanks for all the spuds   1 comment

Today is my last day of employment for the Royal Society of Chemistry. It will be almost six years since I joined RSC when ChemSpider was acquired. While ChemSpider was initially a “hobby project” and attempt to create a disruption in terms of access to chemistry data, crowdsourced contribution and data validation, it has gone […]

A chemistry data repository to serve them all   Leave a comment

A presentation that I am giving around UK universities in September/October 2014 A chemistry data repository to serve them all Over the past five years the Royal Society of Chemistry has become world renowned for its public domain compound database that integrates chemical structures with online resources and available data. ChemSpider regularly serves over 50,000 […]

How the InChI identifier is used to underpin our online chemistry databases at the Royal Society of Chemistry #ACSsanfran   Leave a comment

This is my presentation at the ACS San Francisco Fall Meeting on August 10th 2014 How the InChI identifier is used to underpin our online chemistry databases at the Royal Society of Chemistry The Royal Society of Chemistry hosts a growing collection of online chemistry content. For much of our work the InChI identifier is […]

The UK National Chemical Database Service as an integration of commercial and public chemistry services to support chemists in the United Kingdom   Leave a comment

This is a presentation I gave at the ACS National Meeting in Dallas on Wednesday 19th March 2014 The UK National Chemical Database Service – an integration of commercial and public chemistry services to support chemists in the United Kingdom At a time when the data explosion has simply been redefined as “Big”, the hurdles […]

Royal Society of Chemistry Activities to Develop a Data Repository for Chemistry-Specific Data   Leave a comment

This is a presentation I have at the ACS Meeting in Dallas, Texas on March 17th 2014 Royal Society of Chemistry Activities to Develop a Data Repository for Chemistry-Specific Data  In recent years the Royal Society of Chemistry has become known for our development of freely accessible data platforms including ChemSpider, ChemSpider Reactions and our […]

Big data challenges associated with building a national data repository for chemistry   Leave a comment

I gave a presentation at the ICIC 2013 meeting in Vienna focused on the “Big data challenges associated with building a national data repository for chemistry“. The Slideshare presentation is shown below. At a time when the data explosion has simply been redefined as “Big”, the hurdles associated with building a subject-specific data repository for […]

The importance of standards for data exchange and interchange on the Royal Society of Chemistry eScience platforms   Leave a comment

This is my seventh and LAST talk at the ACS Meeting in Indianapolis: The importance of standards for data exchange and interchange on the Royal Society of Chemistry eScience platforms The Royal Society of Chemistry provides access to a number of databases hosting chemicals data, reactions, spectroscopy data and prediction services. These databases and services […]

The future of scientific information & communication presented at the SUNY Potsdam Academic Festival   1 comment

This is a LONG presentation….I talk about the “It’s All About Me” attitude that can positively feed science….we want to share OUR science, we want people to know about our opinions, our activities, our collaborators, we want to get funding, recognition and attribution. And why not…it can all be to the benefit of science. This […]

ChemSpider – disseminating data and enabling an abundance of chemistry platforms   Leave a comment

Presentation given at ACS New Orleans Spring Meeting ChemSpider is one of the chemistry community’s primary public compound databases. Containing tens of millions of chemical compounds and its associated data ChemSpider serves data to many tens of websites and software applications at this point. This presentation will provide an overview of the expanding reach of […]

My Personal Excitement Regarding our Involvement in the Chemical Database Service Project   1 comment

For whatever reason, at the end of the year I get kind of thoughtful regarding what I have done over the past year and what is coming in the year ahead. I’ll hopefully get some time to review what’s gone past in 2012 but in reality I will likely be spending a lot of my […]

Posted December 20, 2012 by tony in Chemical Database Service

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