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Elections to the EUNIS Board of Directors 2016

Dear EUNIS Members,

We would like to remind you that the EUNIS 2016 General Assembly will take place on June 9th, 2016 during the EUNIS Congress in Thessaloniki. As an official EUNIS Member you are entitled to take part in this important meeting. We would greatly appreciate your attendance and feedback.The agenda is:1. Welcome and registration of representatives (President of EUNIS)
2. Approval of the minutes from the 2015 GA meeting in Dundee (Executive Secretary of EUNIS)
3. Approval of new members since the last GA (Executive Secretary of EUNIS)
4. Reports and future activities (Task Force Leaders)
5. Special report about a financial issue (President/Treasurer of EUNIS)
6. Financial report and budget (Treasurer of EUNIS)
7. Election of scrutinizers for the election of Board members (Executive Secretary of EUNIS)
8. Election of Board members (Executive Secretary of EUNIS)
9. Any other Business (President of EUNIS)
The following candidates have applied to be members of the EUNIS Board:
  • Mr. John Murphy (current President of EUNIS)
  • Mr. Ilkka Siissalo (current Vice President of EUNIS and BencHEIT Task Force Leader)
  • Mr. Michele Mennielli (current Secretary)
In the past few months the two candidates listed below were co-opted to the EUNIS Board to replace two vacancies that had arisen from resignations from the Board. The General Assembly needs to approve and confirm (or reject) their candidatures as outlined in the EUNIS statutes. These Board members are:
  • Mr. Malte Dreyer
  • Mr. Yiannis Salmatzidis
The biographies of all current Board members can be found on the EUNIS website.The EUNIS Board would like to take this opportunity to remind you once again of the importance of attending the General Assembly in Thessaloniki.

Elections to the EUNIS Board of Directors 2016

Dear EUNIS Members,
EUNIS 2016 General Assembly will be held on June 9th, 2016 during the EUNIS Congress in Thessaloniki. All official representatives of EUNIS Member institutions are entitled to take part in the meeting. This forum is where all the decisions related to the EUNIS’ structure and organisation are made and updates from the EUNIS Task Forces and Board are presented. The General Assembly has two other very important duties: the election of EUNIS members to the EUNIS Board and approval of the EUNIS budget that will be presented by the Treasurer.
In June 2016 the terms of office of three Board Members will come to an end and these Board members will need to apply for re-election:
  • Mr. John Murphy (current President of EUNIS)
  • Mr. Ilkka Siissalo (current Vice President of EUNIS and BencHEIT Task Force Leader)
  • Mr. Michele Mennielli (current Secretary)
  • Ms. Valérie Le Strat (representative from AMUE)
While all the above have the opportunity to be re-elected we will welcome new candidatures to the EUNIS Board. If you are interested in presenting your candidature to act on the Board of Directors of EUNIS, we kindly ask you to send an email by close of business on Tuesday 24th May 2016 with a short biography and the motivation of your interest to:Jean-Francois Desnos, EUNIS Executive Secretary: jfdesnos@orange.fr In the past few months the two candidates listed below were co-opted to the EUNIS Board to replace two vacancies that had arisen from resignations from the Board. The General Assembly needs to approve and confirm (or reject) their candidatures as outlined in the EUNIS statutes. These Board members are:
  • Mr. Malte Dreyer
  • Mr. Yiannis Salmatzidis
The biographies of all Board members can be found on the EUNIS website.

EUNIS 2016 BencHEIT pre-Congress workshop: 7th of June 2016

EUNIS 2016 BencHEIT pre-Congress workshop

 

Prior to the annual EUNIS 2016 Congress in Thessaloniki 8th-10th June 2016, the BencHEIT Task Force organizers a pre-Congress workshop on Tuesday, 7th of June 2016. The other EUNIS TFs also plan their pre-congress workshops and that information will follow soon.

A preliminary BencHEIT workshop programme is ready, and the registration is already open. The workshop is free of charge for the EUNIS members. Please come and listen to interesting presentations, and participate in inspiring discussions!

Programme:

·         Introduction for newcomers

·         National processes: how are different countries collecting and evaluating data?

·         Transnational benchmarking; finding common indicators

·         Benchmarking before and after a merger, differences and benefits

·         Comparison between peers

·         Most important indicators for CIOs

Register for the workshop here!

 

EUNIS 2016: call for papers extended till 29th of February 2016

Dear Colleague,
The call for papers deadline has now passed, however due to a number of requests we have agreed to extend the period to allow for more submissions. We’ve had a fantastic response so far and look forward to receiving further papers before the final deadline. Please note the new deadline date is Monday 29th of February 2016This is the final deadline and no further extensions will be considered. 

Submissions are invited under one of the five tracks below:

  • Leadership & Management
  • ICT Infrastructure & Security
  • Teaching & Learning
  • Software Development
  • OpenX & Interoperability

For further information on how to submit please visit the web herePlease note that to apply for any of the EUNIS’ Awards, a Full Paper must be submitted and be compliant with the Template Guidelines.

Registration
Registration for EUNIS 2016 is now open – secure your place today! Start thinking about your plans for this summer! Are you ready for research, networking and recreation? Register early for the reduced fee. Early bird offer ends April 30, 2016.

Early Bird (by April 30, 2016) EUNIS Member: 400€,  EUNIS non-Member: 500€
Late registration (after April 30, 2016) EUNIS Member: 500€, EUNIS non-Member: 600€

The first 100 delegates to register will be entered into a prize draw to win a Greek Wine gift assortment.

Important Dates:
Submission Deadline (Final Call): 29 February 2016
Early registration ends: 30 April 2016
Late Registration ends: 31 May 2016
We look forward to welcoming you to EUNIS 2016 this June.
With kind regards
EUNIS 2016 Congress Team
eunis2016@auth.gr

EUNIS 2016: registration now open!

Dear EUNIS Attendees,

We are excited to invite you to join us at EUNIS 2016 taking place on June 8-10, 2016 in Thessaloniki, Greece.

Location

The Congress will be held at Aristotle University in the historical city of Thessaloniki, Greece. Thessaloniki, the second largest city and co-capital of Greece, is world known for the Ancient Greek, Roman and Byzantine monuments, the charming shopping thoroughfares, the indulging local cuisine and the exciting nightlife. EUNIS 2016 offers the opportunity to explore a unique place to visit.

Congress Scope

This Congress presents an opportunity to share the latest experience amongst international specialists, users, researchers, decision-makers, and teaching staff from across Europe. The event provides an ideal forum to present and publish the latest results in research, development, and deployment of Information Technology in Higher Education Institutions (HEIs). The Programme is divided into five tracks, as follows:

  • Leadership & Management
  • ICT Infrastructure & Security
  • Teaching & Learning
  • Software Development
  • OpenX & Interoperability

Read more information here

Call for papers

Call for papers deadline is February 15, 2016. Authors are invited to submit their papers in English. All submissions and updates on submissions are done using the EasyChair system. All submitted papers/abstracts will be subjected to the reviewing processes conducted by the Scientific Committee (at least three reviewers for each paper/abstract). Please check Submission Guidelines.

Awards

Please note that those author/s who wish to apply for any of the EUNIS’ Awards must submit a full paper.

Paper Publication

All accepted abstracts from all the tracks and the submitted full papers will be published online in the Congress Proceedings, prior to the Congress. Accepted papers must be presented at the Congress by one of the authors.

REGISTRATION

Registration for EUNIS 2016 is now open – secure your place today! Start thinking about your plans for this summer! Are you ready for research, networking and recreation? Register early for the reduced fee. Early bird offer ends April 30, 2016. To book your place please visit: http://www.eunis.org/eunis2016/registration/.

Early Bird (by April 30, 2016) EUNIS Member: 400€,  EUNIS non-Member: 500€

Late registration (after April 30, 2016) EUNIS Member: 500€, EUNIS non-Member: 600€

The first 100 delegates to register will be entered into a prize draw to win a Greek Wine gift assortment.

Keynote Speakers

  • John O’Brien, President and CEO of EDUCAUSE, The history of the future of educational technology
  • John Seiradakis, Professor at Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Director of the Laboratory of Astronomy of Aristotle University,The Antikythera Mechanism: Τhe 1st ever computer, built 2000 ago
  • Joseph Sifakis, Emeritus Senior Researcher at CNRS, full professor at Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL) and director of “Centre de la Recherche Intégrative” (CRI)-Grenoble, The Internet of Things – The Ultimate ICT Revolution
  • Jean-François Dechamp, Policy Officer, European Commission (TBC), Open Science and the European Commission

For more and updated information please check http://www.eunis.org/eunis2016/speakers/

Explore Thessaloniki and the surrounding area

To discover how you could combine your stay with leisure and pleasure please check  http://www.eunis.org/eunis2016/social-events/ & http://www.eunis.org/eunis2016/excursions/.

Conference Contact:
Email: eunis2016@auth.gr
Web site: http://www.eunis.org/eunis2016

Looking forward to welcoming you in Thessaloniki

EUNIS 2016 Congress Team