VIVO Conference Update: Join Us for a PIDS Panel Discussion
Submitted by on Wed, 2016-07-27 11:43
Austin, TX In two weeks the 2016 VIVO Conference, Aug 17-19, is set to kick-off in Denver!
Please join us on Friday August 19 at 2:15 PM for a panel discussion on "Persistent Identifiers: Where we are now and the role of Networking Profile Systems in Shaping Their Future" with invited panelists:
- Laurel L. Haak, Executive Director, ORCID;
- Jennifer Lin, Director of Product Management, Crossref;
- Simon Porter, VP Academic Relationships and Knowledge Architecture, Digital Science; and
- Michael Conlon, VIVO Project Director.
Panelists will discuss what makes a good persistent identifier (PID) in the current state of research networking profile systems as well as what PIDs exist for the items on profiles. What role does a profile system have in promoting the use of PIDs and how can the VIVO community help?