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Save the date: 6-8 June for the EUNIS 2018 Annual Congress

Save the date: 6 – 8 June 2018 for the EUNIS Annual Congress with the theme “Coming of Age in the Digital World” and celebrate with us EUNIS 25th birthday back in Paris, where EUNIS was funded 25 years ago! The preliminary information is available here and the event website will be up and running soon.

The call for papers will be announced in December and you can already consider submitting a paper under the tracks below:

Leadership & Management 

  • IT Funding Models/Overcoming Challenges
  • Managing the Digital Transformation
  • Institutional Analytics and Business Intelligence
  • Benchmarking
  • Strategic Decision Making
  • Business Process Re-engineering
  • IT Workforce Hiring, Development and Retention

ICT Infrastructure & Security 

  • Infrastructure and Networks
  • BYOD
  • Internet of Things/Smart Campus
  • Cloud Computing and Services
  • Student Card Services
  • Information Security
  • Public Key Infrastructure – the new EU regulatory environment and beyond
  • Secure and Seamless Cross-Border Electronic Transactions – eID
  • Data Retention Policies and Best Practices
  • Back Office Solutions
  • ERPs in Higher Education

Learning, Teaching and Student Experience

  • Student Mobility
  • Learning design and ICT
  • Digital Classroom and Learning Spaces
  • Mobile Technology and the Learner Experience
  • Learning Analytics
  • Student Success Technology
  • Social Media within Teaching & Learning
  • Technology and Best practices in Assessment
  • MOOCs and Online Education

Software Development

  • Software as a Service
  • Mobile Apps for Higher Education
  • Enterprise Application Integration
  • Open Software – Migration Plans – Best Practices
  • Agile Methodologies and Development Best Practices
  • Blockchain in Higher Education

OpenX & Interoperability

  • Open Corporate Data in Higher Education
  • Open Education Resources and Open Courseware
  • Student Mobility
  • Reusable Learning Objects and Experimentation
  • Standards & European Interoperability

ICT in Research

  • Open Access and Digital Publishing
  • Open Research Data
  • Open Science & Linked Data
  • Research Information Management
  • Research Information Standards
  • Research Information Systems

EUNIS December workshops: registration ends today!

If you haven´t registered for this year´s EUNIS meeting on Higher Education IT benchmarking and the workshop on EU regulation on Data Protection and IT Security, do it now. The registration ends today!

Both events are held in Instituto Universitário de Lisboa, Lisbon, Portugal.

The Data Protection and IT security workshop, organised by the InfoSec Task Force on 12th December 2017, aims to address the GDPR further implementation from a HE practical point of view and focus strongly on solutions that will help us in becoming compliant. More information and the meeting agenda is available here.

EUNIS BencHEIT annual meeting will be held on 13th December 2017. The day is a great opportunity for networking, discussion and sharing experiences between institutions that have been part of IT benchmarking projects. In addition to the European initiatives, EDUCAUSE will be presenting their work, and new for this year is that UCISA will be joining the workshop as well. You will also hear about comparing HPC costs between the nordic countries, an initiative from the ministry in Denmark. More information and the programme is available here.

Please register by 24th of November 2017!

The venue is the same, so you have the opportunity to attend both workshops. We will organise a dinner for all the participants on Tuesday evening.

Don’t miss the registration for EUNIS December workshops: 12-13 Dec, 2017, Lisbon

If you haven´t registered for this year´s EUNIS meeting on Higher Education IT benchmarking and the workshop on EU regulation on Data Protection and IT Security, there is still time to do so till 24th November!

Both events are held in Instituto Universitário de Lisboa, Lisbon, Portugal.

The Data Protection and IT security workshop, organised by the InfoSec Task Force on 12th December 2017, aims to address the GDPR further implementation from a HE practical point of view and focus strongly on solutions that will help us in becoming compliant. More information and the preliminary programme is available here.

EUNIS BencHEIT annual meeting will be held on 13th December 2017. The day is a great opportunity for networking, discussion and sharing experiences between institutions that have been part of IT benchmarking projects. In addition to the European initiatives, EDUCAUSE will be presenting their work, and new for this year is that UCISA will be joining the workshop as well. You will also hear about comparing HPC costs between the nordic countries, an initiative from the ministry in Denmark. More information and the preliminary programme is available here.

Please register by 24th of November 2017!

The venue is the same, so you have the opportunity to attend both workshops. We will organise a dinner for all the participants on Tuesday evening.

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Blackboard roadshows: 13 – 17 Nov 2017

EUNIS Corpoarte Member,  Blackboard,  organises a Product Roadshow on 13-17 November 2017 at: Dublin,  London, Manchester, Edinburgh, Amsterdam.

During this 5-city tour Blackboard will share their future product strategy and plans for 2018, with a detailed look into Teaching & Learning portfolio as well as accessibility and inclusivity solution, Ally, and Analytics tools.

The roadshow will also include highlights of innovations across the portfolio and give you a chance to share your experiences and feedback with the company.

At each of our venues we will also have dedicated sessions covering:

  • Electronic Management of Assessment – Sharing current possibilities and use cases around enabling the automation of assignment and grade data
  • Accessibility and Inclusivity – Blackboard’s accessibility and inclusivity solution making digital content more accessible
  • Analytics – Increasing student success and optimising your institutions performance
  • Data Privacy and Security – Strengthening global privacy practices and supporting institutions with GDPR compliance.

Read more information and register here.

IMS Europe Conference 2017 – invitation for EUNIS members

IMS Europe Conference 2017: 29-30 November, London, England

EUNIS members are cordially invited to participate in the IMS Europe Conference 2017, which will be held 29-30 November, CenterEd at ExCel in London, England.
Thanks to contributions and leadership from the IMS Europe community we have an exciting program planned focused on what we need to do to accelerate the foundation for edtech innovation across Europe.
The agenda comprises a mix of informational plenary sessions and expert panel discussions, bootcamps on IMS standards, and networking functions.
Topics include:
  • Enabling the plug-and-play ecosystem
  • Advances in digital assessment
  • Improving the learning analytics landscape
  • Identity management
  • Implementing new models for credentialing
  • And more…
The IMS Europe Conference 2017 will take place at CentrEd at ExCeL, a state-of-the-art meeting venue with spectacular views over Royal Victoria Dock.
View the full schedule, get travel information, and register today.