The official description of this DELSA Endorsed Project:

For Tool Brokering/Community Building and Matchmaking — Goal: Open a dialog and an organizational effort to build a social networking platform to broker bioinformatics tools. This project would encourage community engagement by crowdsourcing, accelerate discovery by making tools more accessible, and through community ranking, more trustworthy. It would also build community and connect people and resources. Possible examples are VIVO and Linkedin. Could develop matchmaking 20 questions to determine individuals’ skills, interests, tools, review favorites. Could point to publications, tools or resources. Deliverable: Social networking platform for idea exchange, resource sharing, tool ranking.