Credits

This VEST / AgroPortal map is the continuation of the VEST Registry started on the AIMS website of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) and it includes metadata from the AgroPortal ontology repository managed by University of Montpellier and Stanford University.

Work on improvements of the VEST and integration with the AgroPortal is being conducted under the umbrella of the "GODAN Action" project, a support action to the GODAN initiative.
 

The following experts have contributed so far:
(all experts registering or claiming a vocabulary record or participating in our survey will be acknowledged here)

 

Experts contributing to vocabulary descriptions

In alphabetical order
Name Affiliation
Sophie Aubin INRA, France
Christopher Brewster TNO
Caterina Caracciolo Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations
Sungmin Joo National Institute of Informatics(Japan)
Lisette Meij Land Portal Foundation
Valeria Pesce Global Forum on Agricultural Research (GFAR)
Carlos Tejo Land Portal Foundation
Jeni Tennison Open Data Institute (ODI)
Peter Wilson CSIRO Australia
Panagiotis Zervas Agroknow

Experts who completed the survey

In alphabetical order
Carlos Tejo
David LeBauer
Ebrahim Jahanshiri
Giovanni Ernesto Cortes Guevara
Henk Zwinkels
Jesús Herrera de la Cruz
Lisette Meij
Mikhail Parfentev
SM
Sridhar Gutam
Tim Davies
Vadim Lyalin
Vassilis Protonotarios

Experts contributing to the catalog design

In alphabetical order
Name Affiliation
Sophie Aubin INRA, France
Clement Jonquet University of Montpellier; Stanford University
Valeria Pesce Global Forum on Agricultural Research (GFAR)
Antonella Picarella Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)
Imma Subirats Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)
Jeni Tennison Open Data Institute (ODI)
Anne Toulet LIRMM, University of Montpellier, France
Panagiotis Zervas Agroknow

Catalog managers

In alphabetical order
Name Affiliation
Sophie Aubin INRA, France
Tom Baker
Christopher Brewster TNO
Caterina Caracciolo Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations
Lisette Meij Land Portal Foundation
Valeria Pesce Global Forum on Agricultural Research (GFAR)
Imma Subirats Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)
Carlos Tejo Land Portal Foundation
Jeni Tennison Open Data Institute (ODI)
Panagiotis Zervas Agroknow