Prof Mike Conlon
Dr. Conlon is Emeritus Faculty Member of the University of Florida, and VIVO Project Director at Duraspace. VIVO is open source software and an ontology for representing scholars and scholarly works. Institutions use VIVO for expert finding, team building, program evaluation, and social network analysis. Dr. Conlon earned his Ph.D. in Statistics from the University of Florida, is the author of more than 200 scholarly publications and presentations, and has been an investigator on more than $120M in grant-funded research in biomedicine. He has served as CIO of the UF Health Science Center, and Co-Director of its Clinical and Translational Science Institute. His current interests include information representation, the semantic web, and techno-social issues in research data sharing.