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  1. people working from home

    neuromatch: Algorithms to match scientists

    We developed machine-learning algorithms to help connect scientists during online research conferences.
  2. sprint18

    eLife Innovation Sprint 2020: Accepted projects

    We invite everyone passionate about transforming research communication and culture to join these 15 project teams in September.
  3. SmartFigure toolset

    SmartFigures Dashboard and Editor: tools for quick and easy research communication

    An open tool stack for collaboratively authoring and sharing interoperable, discoverable scientific figures.
  4. postits

    Innovation Sprint 2020: Design, test, learn, repeat

    We reflected on the first two iterations of the eLife Innovation Sprint, and are ready to share our plans for the next.
  5. group of people working around a table

    Open-Source Community Call: the latest technology updates in open research communication

    Innovators share the latest updates and opportunities in the open-source space for research communication and publishing.
  6. example knowledge map

    Open Knowledge Maps: A visual interface to the world’s scientific knowledge

    A software upgrade towards transforming research discovery into an open, collaborative process.
  7. FAIR_biomed_database_examples

    FAIR-biomed: On-demand research information

    An open-source browser extension that delivers information from specialised databases directly to readers
  8. light bulb on blue and yellow background

    Innovator Story: The search for better solutions

    Junseon Yoo, the founder of Pluto, explores the challenges and opportunities for better intellectual collaboration through building Scinapse.