Eko-Konnect Repository Workshop and eduID Policy meeting

Africa/Lagos
Obafemi Awolowo Room (Radisson Blu Hotel)

Obafemi Awolowo Room

Radisson Blu Hotel

38/40 Isaac John Street Lagos, Ikeja, Nigeria
Charles Uwadia (Chair, Board of Trustees, Eko-Konnect) , Owen Iyoha (Eko-Konnect)
Description

This 1-day workshop which precedes the annual Eko-Konnect user conference will be held in collaboration with WACREN and the National Institute of Informatics, Japan (NII).

The morning session will focus on the WEKO3 multi-tenancy repository and a data management platform for open access to research, teaching and learning materials.
 
The afternoon session will be dedicated to contemporary methods for providing the identity-based frameworks needed to access these research materials securely and protect intellectual property.  It will also include the latest updates on eduID.ng, the pilot Nigerian Identity Federation.  

Audience

  • Repository Managers, Researchers and Librarians
  • ICT Directors and Network Managers
  • Relevant National Development Agencies and Ministries