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PIDINST Recommendation

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  • #134042

    Markus Stocker

    Collaborative session notes:…
    The draft agenda consists of the following parts and may be subject to change (an update will be provided ahead of the plenary):

    Brief introduction to PIDINST WG [Stocker, 10 min]
    Introducing the PIDINST Schema Recommendation [Krahl, 10 min]
    The PIDINST White Paper [Darroch, 10 min]
    DataCite News: Supporting Instruments [Buys, 10 min]
    B2INST News: Latest Updates [Kalman, 10 min]
    PIDINST Schema implementation in Wikidata [Wyngaard, 5 min]
    PIDINST and [Huber, 5 min]
    Discussion [All, 30 min]

    Additional links to informative material

    PIDINST Article
    PIDINST White Paper
    PIDINST WG Case Statement
    PIDINST WG Metadata Schema

    Are you willing to hold your session at multiple times to accommodate various time zones?

    Avoid conflict with the following group (1)
    PID IG

    Brief introduction describing the activities and scope of the group
    Instruments, such as sensors used in environmental science, DNA sequencers used in life sciences, or laboratory instruments used for medical research, are ubiquitous and fundamental to most fields of science. The ability to unambiguously refer to and describe an instrument instance, link the instance with instrument type, generated data, as well as with the broader context in which the instrument operates is critical, especially for automated processing of such contextual information and for the interpretation of generated data. The PIDINST WG developed a community-driven metadata schema and recommendation for implementing persistent identification of instruments in existing PID infrastructure.

    Group chair serving as contact person
    Markus Stocker

    Meeting objectives
    The meeting introduces the PIDINST Schema Recommendation and informs about the most recent adoptions.

    Please indicate the breakout slot (s) that would suit your meeting
    Breakout 1, Breakout 3, Breakout 5

    Please select breakout slot (s) for your (optional) second live session.
    Breakout 1, Breakout 3, Breakout 5

    Short Group Status
    RDA PIDINST WG began its operations at P11 in March 2018 and has now submitted its schema as RDA Recommendation. The group continues to maintain the schema and is now actively working with the community on adoption of the proposed approaches for persistent identification of instruments.

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