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WG 3.1 – Core Functionality

Managing the data deluge Chair: Sujeevan Ratnasingham Biodiversity Institute of Ontario,Guelph, Canada iBOL will generate five million barcode records, placing huge demands on the capacity of the BOLD informatics team to assimilate and curate data. Moreover, early barcode studies have focused almost exclusively on animals but protocols are now emerging for plants, protists and fungi. […]

Sujeevan Ratnasingham

Vice-chair, WG3.1 – Informatics: Core Functionality Informatics Lead, Biodiversity Institute of Ontario, University of Guelph, Guelph, Canada Web: Profile Email:

Paul Hebert

iBOL Board Member and Scientific DirectorChair, WG 3.1 – Informatics: Core Functionality Dr. Paul D. N. Hebert is the Scientific Director of iBOL and Director of both the Biodiversity Institute of Ontario and the Canadian Barcode of Life Network. A native of Kingston (Ontario), Dr. Hebert completed his undergraduate work at Queen’s University, his PhD […]


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