U.S. Department of Energy Office of Science Office of Scientific and Technical Information


i-Science: An Interagency Challenge

CENDI Working to Meet Administration's Grand Challenge
The i's in i-Science (in addition to Internet)
– Information
– Ideas
– Innovations
– Individuals
From Science to Innovations to Jobs
– Make more scientific and technical content searchable (to include charts, graphs, tables, etc., in machine-readable formats)
– Move beyond text – numeric data, images, audio, video, etc.
– Enhance precision search capabilities
– Leverage collaboration tools (social media, peer-to-peer networks)
– Integrate semantic technologies