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Ted Slater

Ted Slater

About the author: I live at the intersection of knowledge engineering and pharmaceutical R&D, one of the most exciting addresses in all of life science. As Senior Director for Platforms-as-a-Service, I blend years of experience in the pharmaceutical and biotech industries with cutting-edge knowledge-based systems and related technologies to bring what we know to what we do.

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FAIRification – don’t overthink it, just do it and tell others how

Posted on March 4th, 2020 in Pharma R&D

Ideas change the world, but rarely without a lot of missteps, rethinking and redoing. The FAIR Data Principles are no exception: mostly, they emerged from ideas that were developed over the course of years before being consolidated and named in 2016, and now we’re in the thick of trying, learning, maturing.