Knowledge E announces our participation in 2016 ORCID Abu Dhabi Workshop

ORCID and Khalifa University are delighted to invite you to the 2016 ORCID Abu Dhabi Workshop.

Date: Monday, 14 November 2016
Venue: 3rd Floor Auditorium, H Building (H314), Khalifa University, Abu Dhabi, UAE
Time: 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM


We are pleased to invite you to the ORCID workshop in Abu Dhabi on Monday 14 November 2016. The event is free to attend; however, as space is limited we do require attendees to register.

ORCID has over 550 organizational members globally from all sectors in the research community. Organizations make use of the ORCID API to accurately track and manage research activities through improved workflows. ORCID has established over 14 national and regional consortium, including; UK, US, Italy, Finland, Belgium, Germany, New Zealand, Australia, Taiwan, and Denmark – and has over 2.6 million individuals that have registered for their ORCID iD.

The workshop is tailored for management, IT professionals and relevant staff in the research community.

Workshop Agenda:
09:00 Registration
09:30 Welcome
09:45 Research in a world where machines read (Matthew Buys, ORCID)
10:15 Benefits to researchers who use ORCID (Philip Purnell, Knowledge E)
11:00 Moderated Q&A
11:15 Refreshment Break
11:45 ORCID Collect & Connect understanding integrations and the API (Matthew Buys, ORCID)
12:30 Lunch
13:15 ORCID cross-sector application and use cases

Application and use cases of ORCID integrations, presentations by ORCID members and ambassadors.

30min per presentation, 15min Q&A

• Research Management & Publishing (Martin Jagerhorn, Knowledge E)
• Institutional Repositories (Mohamed Baessa, KAUST)
• Employer Workflows (Nikesh Narayanan, Khalifa University)

15:00 Closing Remarks

* The program is subject to change


We look forward to seeing you at the event.