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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

2018 candidates to the EUNIS Board of Directors

Dear EUNIS Members,

The EUNIS 2018 General Assembly will be held on 7th of June (Thursday) 2018 at 4 pm during the EUNIS Congress in Paris. All official representatives of EUNIS Members 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 2018 the terms of office of four Board Members will come to an end. Three of them apply for re-election:

The new candidates to the EUNIS Board are:

The representatives of European Higher Education and Research institutions (regular members) having paid their annual fee, take part in the voting and elections to the Board.

EUNIS Congress 2018 registration reminder

You can still register for the EUNIS 2018 Annual Congress! A reminder that the standard registration ends on 31st of May 2018. To book your place please go to the Congress website.

  • Standard  EUNIS Member: €550, EUNIS non-Member: €650
  • Late registration (after May 31, 2018): €700
  • Additional Social Events ticket for June 5-7, 2018: €100

The Congress will take place on 6th – 8th of June 2018 in Paris, France. Read more on the keynote speakers and social events here.

Please note the interesting pre-congress workshops and seminars are held on 5th of June.  Read more and register here.