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CERIFy Data Surgery

A two day 'invitation only' event for all the partners of the CERIFy project to discuss business processes, data, CERIF mappings and general networking

University Of Bath Innovation Centre,
Carpenter House, Broad Quay,
Bath, BA1 1UD.

Thursday 19th and Friday 20th May, 2011

This is a free two-day CERIFy data surgery/workshop for invited participants only. The workshop is for all the project partners, namely:

  • Unversity of Bath
  • Queen's University of Belfast
  • Aberystwyth University
  • University of Huddersfield
  • Thomson Reuters
  • Other invited guests from JISC, HESA and other interested relevant parties
The workshop will cover the following areas:

  • Why CERIF
  • CERIF Mapping the process
  • Priority 'to be' Business Processes for your institution agreed (Awards Management, InCites, Benchmarking, Esteem and Post Graduate Awards)
  • Update on CERIFycation process - InCites and Research in View/ Thomson Reuteurs
  • Update on Benmarking and Esteem indicators
  • Update on Awards Management and Post Graduate Awards
  • Preparing data for next stage of CERIFyication
  • Next steps, getting the data ready for a CRIS

There will be plenty of opportunities for networking with fellow colleagues across academia and the commercial sector.

Tag for event - #cerify


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