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Webinar recording now available: Leaders & Influencers Discuss Technology Efforts and Challenges Within HE

Leaders & Influencers Discuss Technology Efforts and Challenges Within Higher Education: webinar recording now available

EUNIS partnered with our corporate member Avixa to offer a webinar where a range of technology managers and AV professionals discussed expectations, best practices, advances, solutions, and more for end-user engagement and experience within higher education.

The webinar was timed to suit people in many different time zones and around 50 EUNIS members joined a worldwide audience of 135.

We heard about latest trends and major challenges and, in particular, how data is being used to anticipate future needs and help target limited funds towards upgrading items that have most impact on the student experience.

You can access the webinar recording by following the link and entering your details here.

Webinar: Monday 25th of June 2018, 16.00-17.00 CEST

Webinar: Leaders & Influencers Discuss Technology Efforts and Challenges Within Higher Education

EUNIS is partnering with corporate member Avixa to offer a webinar where a range of technology managers and AV professionals will discuss expectations, best practices, advances, solutions, and more for end-user engagement and experience within higher education.

The webinar is free to attend. Please use this link to register.

The event will use the findings and highlights from selected sessions held at the 2018 InfoComm Exhibition and Conference in Las Vegas as a guide for discussion:

  • What best practices are being developed when implementing new technologies that change the methods and direction of instruction?
  • What makes technology user-friendly? What needs to be considered for a good user experience? How can user behavior be guided?
  • How can collaboration and connection be simplified?
  • Convergence of IT and AV – what industry roadblocks have been encountered and how to overcome them.
  • How are colleges and universities facing the challenge of rapidly growing student populations?

Read more here.

2018 EUNIS Elite Award Winners

2018 EUNIS Elite Award for excellence in implementing Information Systems for Higher Education winner is the project: POL-on: The Information System of Science and Higher Education in Poland.

The award was handed at the EUNIS 2018 Congress Gala Dinner to Marek Michajłowicz, Marta Niemczyk, Jarosław Protasiewicz and Karolina Mroczkowska from the National Information Processing Institute (OPI) in Poland.

The main purpose of the EUNIS Elite Award is to recognize and promote best practice in some aspect of the use of information systems in higher education in Europe. The competition recognizes excellence, encourages best practice and stimulates wider awareness and use of information systems in research, administration and community service in institutions.

Read more on the Elite Award here.

 

EUNIS Board of Directors 2018/2019

The General Assembly elected the members to the EUNIS Board of Directors. The meeting was held on June 7th, 2018 during the EUNIS Congress in Paris, France. The biographies of all current Board members can be found on the EUNIS website.
At the Board meeting the following candidates were accepted for the EUNIS Board Officers:
  • Mr. Raimund Vogl – the President of EUNIS
  • Mr. Ilkka Siissalo – the Vice President of EUNIS
  • Mr. Tomasz Szmuc – the Vice President of EUNIS
  • Mr. Yiannis Salmatzidis – the Treasurer of EUNIS
  • Ms. Outi Tasala – the Secretary of EUNIS
  • Mr. Thierry Koscielniak – the Vice Secretary of EUNIS