INCF endorsed standards & best practices
INCF endorses community standards and best practices for neuroscience that comply with the FAIR principles
INCF provides a process for endorsement of FAIR community standards or best practices (SBPs), where existing ones or the development of new ones can be proposed. Community members can propose existing or suggest to develop new SBPs for endorsement by INCF. The SBP endorsement process includes an open community review, followed by a decision of the SBP subcommittee.
Listed below are SBPs that have been endorsed by INCF:
BIDS is simple and intuitive way to organize and describe your neuroimaging and behavioral data.
Submitted for endorsement: August 3, 2018
Endorsed: November 2, 2018.
Submission and public review comments are available here.
INCF proudly presents its first endorsed community standard, BIDS
BIDS is a standard for organizing and describing MRI data sets, that uses file formats compatible with existing software, unifies the majority of practices already common in the field, and captures the metadata necessary for most comm