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EUNIS Learning Analytics workshop: 11-12 Oct 2018, Helsinki, Finland

EUNIS Learning Analytics workshop: 11-12 October 2018, Aalto University, Helsinki, Finland

Effective use of learning analytics can deliver benefits for students, staff and institutions. This workshop will explore how we can make use of data and analytics to improve learning. We will look at examples and lessons learned from across Europe ranging from helping teachers designing better learning activities to helping students monitor their own performance. Some of the topics we will cover include:

  • ethical and legal issues
  • data informed curriculum design
  • the student perspective
  • designing dashboards
  • … and much more

Read more here.

To reserve your place fill in the online booking form as soon as possible. We welcome applications for places from all European universities however numbers are limited and priority will be given to staff of EUNIS member organisations.

EUNIS IT Leaders Retreat 2-4 October 2018, Catalonia, Spain

The transforming role of IT and IT Leaders in HE, Catalonia, Spain, 2-4 October 2018

EUNIS are pleased to invite you to join our first IT Leaders Retreat. The event aims to bring together CIOs and IT Leaders of Higher Education to share experiences, approaches and IT knowledge to discover what will be our place in the future.

The meeting will be held on 2-4 October 2018 in a unique retreat place: the Royal Abbey of Santa Maria de Poblet, Catalonia, Spain. A limited number of slots for participants is still available, thus please register quickly. Read more information and download the programme here.

The event fee is 500 euro and includes participation in the entire meeting, accommodation, meals, social programme and bus transfers.

Please note that this is limited participants event and registration is on a first come first served basis. If you are interested in taking part, please complete the registration or send us an e-mail at: it-leaders@eunis.org, before September 21st.

More information here.

Software2 webinar: Deliver apps to any device… Wed, 12 Sep, 11am CET

Webinar: Deliver apps to any device with AppsAnywhere and Parallels RAS

Wednesday, 12 September, 11am CET (10am BST)

Register for Software2’s upcoming webinar and learn how to deliver any Windows app to any device across campus, including macOS and Chromebooks, by integrating AppsAnywhere with Parallels Remote Application Server.

Presented by Software2 (the EUNIS Corporate Member) and Parallels, this webinar will show how University IT can deploy apps to students on any device on-demand, enable BYOD, and improve the student experience, at a fraction of the cost of traditional VDI solutions like VMware and Citrix.

Save the date: 11-12 October 2018, EUNIS Learning Analytics event, Helsinki, Finland

Save the date: EUNIS Learning Analytics event, Helsinki, 11-12 October 2018

Following the successful EUNIS learning analytics workshop in Manchester 2017 (see the outputs here), this workshop again offers a forum to learn, discuss and further explore the many faces of learning analytics. What are the potential benefits and also the problems and risks when using analytics?

Topics will include:

  • Conceptual Frameworks
  • Personalised Learning
  • Curriculum Development
  • Student Behaviour, Learning Outcomes and Learning Process
  • Ethical Issues and Dilemmas

The workshop will be hosted by Aalto University, Helsinki, Finland and will run from midday on Thursday 11th of October to midday Friday 12th of October. Participation is free for staff of EUNIS member institutions. Further details and registration will be available shortly. For now save the date!

Developing 21st Century e-Teachers: webinar series

Developing 21st Century e-Teachers: a webinar series on developing professional practice in digital teaching and learning.

Students’ success requires that their educational experiences both reflects our current digital world and prepares them to participate meaningfully with it.

Join the webinar series offered by EUNIS Corporate member, Blackboard Inc, to discover how your institution can develop 21st century ready educators who can confidently and consistently use the latest learning technologies to transform their pedagogy – making sure that students don’t fall short.

The sessions are 30 minutes each.

  • Thursday 19 July | 14:00 BST 15.00 CEST | Course A Taster Session: Fundamentals of Digital Teaching and Learning
  • Tuesday 24 July | 14:00 BST 15.00 CEST| Course B Taster Session: Designing for Digital Teaching and Learning
  • Thursday 26 July | 14:00 BST 15.00 CEST| Course C Taster Session: Excellence in Digital Teaching and Learning

To learn more and register for the event click here