Blog: Signing the ORCID Funder Open Letter

2018-12-10T03:15:46Z (GMT) by Gutknecht Christian Michael Hill
Today sees the launch of the ORCID funder open letter - a commitment by nine funding bodies to expand the use of ORCID in their grant application and management workflows following our best practices. In this guest post, <a href="https://orcid.org/0000-0002-7265-1692">Christian Gutknecht</a> and <a href="https://orcid.org/0000-0002-8263-3615">Michael Hill</a>, respectively Specialist for Information Systems and Deputy Head of Strategy Support at the Swiss National Science Foundation, explain why their organization is a signatory, describe their current and future ORCID implementation plans, and encourage other funding bodies to sign the open letter.