Mike Frame

Chief of Scientific Data Integration and Visualization

Mike Frame is Chief of Scientific Data Integration and Visualization, U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). He is responsible for geospatial, informatics, and technology research and oversight within the organization. Mike is responsible for enabling better use and application of scientific data/information through developing data access/interoperability strategies and the implementation of technologies such as: customized/personalized knowledge portals, data integration tools, analysis/visualization technologies, on-line Geospatial mapping applications, application of standards, and state-of-the art indexing/discovery methods. He has served as the chief system architect for various national and international distributed biological networks and as a Principle Investigator on several US National Science Foundation projects.