ChemCuration 2019

ChemCuration (#chemcur2019) is a a one day, online-only conference around data curation and curated data in the domain of chemistry. Inspired by BioCuration and by other online conferences, this year will mark the first edition of a Twitter-based online poster conference. During the day, you will tweet your poster with the meeting hashtag and respond to questions about the poster in the 24 hours after your tweet. The poster must be available in an online repository (e.g. Zenodo or Figshare) under the CCZero, CC-BY or CC-BY-SA license.

The meeting scope: anything around data curation and curated data of open science data in chemistry. This includes but is not limited to:

Date and Venue

ChemCuration 2019 will take place in on Tuesday December 3 this year. Posters will be posted and discussed online. The venue is Twitter [1].

Conference Organisers

Scientific Committee

Abstract Submission

How do I participate in ChemCuration?

You can participate in this online poster conference by presenting your poster on Twitter during the conference day. You do this by first archiving your poster via Figshare or Zenodo, with an open license (e.g. CCZero or CC-BY). Then, during the day you tweet an image of (part of) your digital poster with the #chemcur2019 hashtag, a short summary, and a link to your online poster with its DOI. The archived poster should be a regular A0 poster (WxH = 841 x 1189 mm or 33.1 x 46.8 in)

Do I need to register?

Registration is not obligatory to participate. However, if you would like to be eligible for a poster prize, then registration before November 30, 23:59 GMT is required (registration form). Posters tweeted after this deadline are not eligible for a poster prize.


  1. Ekins S, Perlstein EO. Ten simple rules of live tweeting at scientific conferences. PLoS computational biology. 2014 Aug;10(8):e1003789+. doi:10.1371/journal.pcbi.1003789