Navigation Links
Finalists announced in the Elsevier Grand Challenge
Date:1/6/2009

publishing."

"I was delighted not only with the quality of the presentations, but also with the discussions that resulted both with the judges and the other teams," added Challenge Judge David Rosenthal, of Stanford University Libraries in Palo Alto.

Finalist Sean O'Donoghue (Research Scientist, EMBL, Germany) agreed: "All participants of the meeting this week are already winners: the meeting was the reward. Personally, I made 2 or 3 strong collaborations during that meeting, as well as getting and giving feedback and advice. The meeting put so much more life on the bones of the Elsevier Grand Challenge, and encourages us to go forward and participate more."

"The Grand Challenge was a great example of Elsevier's initiative to accelerate science by collaborating with scientists." said Challenge Judge Rafael Sidi, VP of Product Management with ScienceDirect. "Scientists from very different disciplines were able to meet and exchange ideas on scientific communication."

"In hosting the Challenge, we have made contact with a very large, and heterogeneous group of researchers interested in improving the way science in published," commented Anita de Waard of Elsevier Labs, Researcher Disruptive Technologies and co-organizer of the Challenge. "There is a community of people out there interested in tackling these issues, and some of us have met through this event in the next iterations of the challenge, we hope to build on and stay in touch with this community".

Elsevier Grand Challenge Finalists are invited to present their vision papers to the judges and the public in April 2009 at the Experimental Biology Conference in New Orleans. Their work will then be presented at a live webinar during which the winner will be chosen.

The first place winner will receive a cash prize of $35,000 and the runner up will be awarded a $15,000 prize. Semifinalists and finalists can also be offered the opportunity to commerc
'/>"/>

Contact: Noelle Gracy
n.gracy@elsevier.com
31-204-853-029
Elsevier
Source:Eurekalert

Page: 1 2 3

Related biology news :

1. Elsevier announces 10 semi-finalists for the Elsevier Grand Challenge
2. Decisions on the second round of the Excellence Initiative announced
3. 5th annual Keys bonefish population census results announced
4. Winners of 2008 Tyler Environmental Prize announced
5. A major prize in the chemical sciences announced by the Camille and Henry Dreyfus Foundation
6. 2008 SNM Wagner-Torizuka Fellowships announced
7. The 2009 AAAS/Science dance contest winners are announced
8. Institution of Chemical Engineers chooses Elsevier as publishing partner
9. Elsevier announces new journal partnership for 2008
10. Elsevier launches new journal: Journal of Natural Gas Science and Engineering
11. Elsevier launches Bioscience Hypotheses
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:9/1/2015)... Sept. 1, 2015  Automation and pre-processing are ... passenger screening. This is the first step toward ... will become unintrusive. An assortment of portal scanners, ... background investigations will transform the passenger screening process. ... Global Airport Passenger Screening Market ( ...
(Date:8/26/2015)... The report "Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA) Market ... (Travel & Immigration, Government, Banking, Defense, Commercial Security, Consumer ... published by MarketsandMarkets, Multi-Factor Authentication Market is expected to ... CAGR of 17.7% between 2015 and 2020. ... spread through 169 P ages and ...
(Date:8/20/2015)... 20, 2015 The wearable technology market ... active and healthy. However, wearable technology has the ... to help improve diagnostic capabilities and therapeutic outcomes. ... Wearable Technologies Conference 2015 , where ... wearables in healthcare.    "Over the ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):The Future of Airport Security: Passenger Screening Transitioning Into an Invisible Process 2The Future of Airport Security: Passenger Screening Transitioning Into an Invisible Process 3The Future of Airport Security: Passenger Screening Transitioning Into an Invisible Process 4Multi-Factor Authentication Market Worth 9.60 Billion USD by 2020 2Multi-Factor Authentication Market Worth 9.60 Billion USD by 2020 3Multi-Factor Authentication Market Worth 9.60 Billion USD by 2020 4Multi-Factor Authentication Market Worth 9.60 Billion USD by 2020 5Leaf Healthcare Releases Video from Wearable Technology Conference on New Applications for Wearables in the Hospital Environment 2Leaf Healthcare Releases Video from Wearable Technology Conference on New Applications for Wearables in the Hospital Environment 3
... Queen,s University biologists are part of an international ... in a remote Arctic lake provides compelling evidence of ... "Our findings show that the last several ... years," says Neal Michelutti, a research scientist at the ...
... that biological and chemical changes occurring at a remote Arctic ... are the result of human-caused climate change, according to a ... While environmental changes at the lake over the ... natural causes of climate change -- like periodic, well-understood wobbles ...
... key to new ways to fight cancer and other ... in regulating circadian rhythm, says Liheng Shi, a researcher ... rhythm is the roughly 24-hour cycle of physiological activities ... and colleagues have had their research, currently focusing on ...
Cached Biology News:Queen's scientists on international team discover 'ecologically unique' changes in Arctic lake 2Arctic lake sediments show warming, unique ecological changes in recent decades 2Arctic lake sediments show warming, unique ecological changes in recent decades 3Texas A&M researchers find new mechanism for circadian rhythm 2
(Date:9/2/2015)... , ... September 02, 2015 , ... ... and life science research, today unveiled Genedata Screener ® version 13.0 at ... in-vitro screening brings to market a rich set of new capabilities. Screener now ...
(Date:9/1/2015)... Blythewood, South Carolina (PRWEB) , ... September 02, 2015 , ... ... solutions, has released new features to its eCommerce site Spirax Sarco Anytime. This ... , Why wait to place your next order? Log on to Spirax ...
(Date:9/1/2015)... 2015  ContraVir Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: CTRV ), ... of targeted antiviral therapies, announced today that it will ... Annual Global Investment Conference sponsored by H.C. Wainwright ... The St. Regis Hotel in New York, ... , Chief Executive Officer, will provide an overview of ...
(Date:9/1/2015)... , ... September 01, 2015 ... ... launch of the new ImageXpress® Micro Confocal High-Content Imaging System. This transformative ... assays that use 3D cellular models such as spheroids, tissues, and organisms. ...
Breaking Biology Technology:New Genedata Screener 13.0 with Support for High Throughput Flow Cytometry and DMPK Unveiled at ELRIG 2New Genedata Screener 13.0 with Support for High Throughput Flow Cytometry and DMPK Unveiled at ELRIG 3New Genedata Screener 13.0 with Support for High Throughput Flow Cytometry and DMPK Unveiled at ELRIG 4Spirax Sarco Announces New Features to Anytime Platform 2ContraVir to Present at Rodman & Renshaw 17th Annual Global Investment Conference 2ImageXpress Micro Confocal High-Content Imaging System Expands the Boundaries of Research 2ImageXpress Micro Confocal High-Content Imaging System Expands the Boundaries of Research 3
... Joseph F. Finn, Jr.,C.P.A. ("Finn"), Assignee ... for,the benefit of creditors, announced today that ... sold at a sealed bid auction on ... hydrophobic thermoplastic,polymers, Spheromers(TM), have superior conventional hydrophilic,bioadhesive ...
... InNexus,Biotechnology Inc., (TSX: IXS.V, OTC Bulletin Board: IXSBF, ... next,generation of monoclonal antibodies based on its Dynamic ... Board of Directors., Mr. Warden was a ... his 23 years of practice, he has represented ...
... Calif., Sept. 9 Energy crop company,Ceres, Inc. ... and high-biomass sorghum hybrids with Range Fuels, Inc. ... the site of Range Fuels,commercial-scale cellulosic ethanol plant, ... southeast of Atlanta., While wood residues will ...
Cached Biology Technology:Spherics, Inc. Announces Sale of Novel Proprietary Bioadhesive Polymers and Oral Drug Delivery System 2InNexus Biotechnology Strengthens Patent Team With New Leadership 2Ceres Trials Energy Crops at Georgia Biofuel Facility 2Ceres Trials Energy Crops at Georgia Biofuel Facility 3
Ps-Aeruginosa (IgA) -Ab EIA Sample Size: 100 l...
... bench time to just 15 minutes! The ... that can be drawn between this exciting new ... instant foods. Instant meals consumed by astronauts, ... and are reconstituted by adding water. The ...
Automated -80° C sample library for microplates and cryotube racks in SBS format; for integration into automated processes....
Candida (IgA) -Ab EIA Sample Size: 5 l...
Biology Products: