The theme of our November Outreach meeting is Research Information Innovation: Entrepreneurs and ORCID, and we are delighted to confirm the final program, put together with the help of our distinguished Program Committee. 

Program Committee:


Tuesday, November 3

08.30 Registration and light refreshments

09.00 Welcome  (Arfon Smith - GitHub, Laure Haak - ORCID) and Introduction to Codefest (Robert Peters - ORCID)

09.30 Opening Keynote: Shifting Scientific Practice (Kaitlin Thaney - Mozilla Science Lab)

10.30 Networking Break

10.45 CodeFest starts

11.00 ORCID Today and Tomorrow (Laure Haak, Alice Meadows, Laura Paglione)

11.45 Around the World with ORCID - video (Josh Brown, Matthew Buys, Lilian Pessoa, Douglas Wright)

12.15 Lightning Session (5-minute presentations and demos) - Facilitator, Arfon Smith - GitHub

12.45  Lunch and Networking

13.45 Lightning Session continued (5-minute presentations and demos) - Facilitator, Arfon Smith - GitHub

14.15 Using Persistent User IDs in Identity Management

15.30 Networking Break

16.00 Recognizing Contributors   

17.00 Cocktail Reception

Wednesday, November 4

08.30 Light refreshments

09.00 Reflections on Day 1 (Laure Haak - ORCID, Jennifer Lin - Crossref, Maryann Martone -, Simeon Warner - arXiv/Cornell University)

09.15 Collecting and Storing Research and Researcher Data

10.30 Networking Break

11.00 Bridging the Gap: Moving the ORCID Community to its Next Stage (Facilitators: Laure Haak - ORCID, Jennifer Lin - Crossref, Maryann Martone -, Simeon Warner - arXiv/Cornell University)

12.00 Lunch and Networking

13.15 Working with the ORCID API (Laura Paglione, Robert Peters)

13.45 Codefest Report and Demos, including Codefest winners (Robert Peters, Will Simpson, and Codefest judges)

14.15 Closing Keynote: Open Scholarly infrastructure. Why are we so bad at it? (Geoffrey Bilder, Crossref) 

15.00 Adjourn