2001 -Phase I Workshops - Initial ZIMS Planning and Scoping
2002 - Phase II Workshops - RFP Development
2003 - October Core Standards Planning
2004 - January - ZIMS Technical Working Group (ZTWG) - this workshop was the culmination of several months review of existing systems by information technologists within the zoological community. Members of the ZTWG compiled a working draft requirements document called the Discovery Document.
2004 - April - Veterinary Standards Planning
2004 - May - Aquatic Workshop
2004 - JAD1-5
2004-5 - Standards Workshops