2018 South Africa Workshop

We are delighted to announce that ORCID and TENET will be hosting a workshop at the Kopanong Hotel & Conference Centre located just outside Johannesburg, South Africa on Monday, 5 November. There will be ample opportunity for networking and Q&A.

The workshop is tailored for administrators/managers/librarians and developers of research institutions, funders, publishers and associations. 

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Kopanong Hotel & Conference Centre

243 Glen Gory Road

Norton Estate, Benoni, 1501

South Africa (map)


09:30  Registration

10:00  Welcome Guy Halse (TENET), Wesley Barry  (TENET)

10:30  Tea Break

10:50  PKP OJS3 ORCID Integration

11:00  Implementation of ORCID and understanding the API Nabil Ksibi  (ORCID)

11:30  Elements and ORCID Senzo Mthembu  (Durban University of Technology)

11:50  Update on NRF CV Central Gerhard Moolman  (National Research Foundation)

12:30  Lunch

13:30  Duraspace and ORCID Partnership Michele Mennielli  (Duraspace)

14:00  Why Identifiers and Communities of Practice Matter Matthew Buys  (ORCID)

14:20  DSPACE-cris Possibilities Sean Carte  (Durban University of Technology)

14:50  Closing Remarks (Including Q&A)

15:15  Adjourn




Thank you to our co-host for making this workshop possible.