2017 ORCID Malaysia Workshop

We are delighted to be co-hosting our first ORCID workshop in Putrajaya, Malaysia on 28 February 2017 with Malaysia Citation Centre. This workshop is part of ORCID's growing global outreach program, made possible by the continued support from The Leona M. and Harry B. Helmsley Charitable Trust. We look forward to meeting you in Putrajaya!



Dewan Za’ba

Kementerian Pendidikan Tinggi (Ministry of Higher Education)

No. 2, Menara 2, Jalan P5/6, Presint 5

62200 W.P. Putrajaya, Malaysia (map)

Who should attend?

Anyone interested in ORCID, particularly those who are responsible for managing researchers’ information at universities, research institutions, publishers, libraries, research funding organizations, etc.


08:30-09:00  Registration

09:00-09:10  Opening remarks. Associate Professor Dr. Zuraidah Abd Manaf, Malaysia Citation Centre. 

Session 1: ORCID introduction & overview

09:10-09:20  Introduction and welcome. Nobuko Miyairi, ORCID Regional Director, Asia Pacific. 

09:20-10:00  ORCID overview: why your lifelong identifier is important in the digital ageNobuko Miyairi, ORCID Regional Director, Asia Pacific. 

10:00-10:40  MyRID: ORCID integration in Malaysia. Puan Thanaletchumi Dharmalingam, IT Officer, Malaysia Citation Centre.

10:40-11:00  Q&A

11:00-11:20  Morning tea break

Session 2: ORCID integration & community

11:20-11:40  Identifying Springer's Author (with ORCID iD) on SpringerLink and the benefits. Hazman Aziz, Account Development Manager for Southeast Asia, Springer Nature.

11:40-12:00  ORCID integration videos

12:00-12:30  ORCID as a community initiativeNobuko Miyairi, ORCID Regional Director, Asia Pacific. 

12:30-12:50  Q&A

12:50-14:00  Photo session & lunch

Session 3: ORCID adoption in Malaysia

14:00-15:00  Panel discussion. Moderated by Dr. Khasiah Zakaria, ORCID Ambassador / Senior Deputy Chief Librarian, Universiti Teknologi Mara Selangor

  • ORCID at UniKL. Puan Pazilah Hamzah, Senior Manager / Head Tunku Azizah Knowledge Centre, Universiti Kuala Lumpur
  • Dr. Amir Ridhwan Mohd Ghazali, Manager, Center for Research and Consultancy, Unitar International University

15:00-15:10  Closing remarks. Nobuko Miyairi, ORCID Regional Director, Asia Pacific. 

15:10  Afternoon tea break & adjourn




Thank you to our co-hosts and sponsor for making this workshop possible.