2019 ORCID South Africa Workshop
We are delighted to announce that ORCID and TENET are hosting a workshop at the Birchwood Hotel & OR Tambo Conference Centre located just outside Johannesburg, South Africa on Tuesday, 12 November. The workshop is tailored for administrators, managers, librarians, and developers of research institutions, funders, publishers, and associations.
There will be ample opportunity for networking and Q&A. We look forward to seeing you in Johannesburg!
Birchwood Hotel & OR Tambo Conference Centre
14 View Point Rd, Bardene, Boksburg
1456, South Africa (map)
Please note that the venue has accommodations; you may book on their website: https://www.birchwoodhotel.co.za/accommodation/birchwood/
10:15 ORCID overview and update Ivo Wijnbergen (ORCID)
10:35 Tea Break
10:50 National ORCID stratergy New Zealand Jason Gush (Royal Society Te Apārangi)
11:00 National ORCID stratergy Australia Melroy Almeida (Australian Access Federation)
11:15 National ORCID Stratergy South Africa Daisy Selematsela (University of South Africa - UNISA)
11:45 Persistent identifiers for users and data (National view) Anwar Vahed (Data Intensive Research Initiative of South Africa - DIRISA)
13:15 Implementation of ORCID and understanding the API Nabil Ksibi (ORCID)
13:45 ORCID in Libraries Marie Roux (Stellenbosch University)
14:00 ORCID in Libraries Lazarus Matizirofa (University of Pretoria)
14:15 Closing Remarks Including Q&A
The ORCID SA Consortium Meeting will follow the workshop from 14:45 to 15:15.