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European Campus Card Association Conference 2019: 19-22 May, Linz, Austria

European Campus Card Association Conference 2019: Campus eID of the Future

On behalf of ECCA, EUNIS partner organisation, we would like to invite you to the  “Campus eID of the Future” Conference. This year’s Conference is being hosted by Johannes Kepler University, in Linz, Austria, from May 19th to 21st.

Registration is now open on-line at at Conference web.

Some of this year’s highlights will include presentations, workshops and exhibitions covering a range of topics;

  • Campus Card Case Studies
  • Roundtable Sessions
  • Service Provider workshops
  • Future in eID/eIDAS on Campus
  • Mobile Technology
  • Card Production & Printing
  • Card Technology
  • Access Control
  • e Payments
  • Cloud Services
  • GDPR Compliance, a Year On!
  • Research Projects

Read more information here.

EUNIS 2019 Congress: the registration is now open!

The registration is now open for the EUNIS 2019 Congress, with the theme Campus for the future, that will take place at the Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) in Trondheim, Norway, on June 5 – 7, 2019. Register early and save 100! Read more here. To check whether your institution is a EUNIS member, please visit the web here.

Please, bear in mind that on June 4 interesting pre-Congress workshops are planned and a Fusion event will be held at E.C. Dahls Brewery, thus save the date! The preliminary agenda and more information on planning your trip is available at the event web.

A reminder that the EUNIS 2019 Congress call for papers is open and we are looking forward to your submissions! They are invited under one of the six tracks below and the deadline is 10 February 2019:

•    Leadership & Management
•    ICT Infrastructure & Security
•    Learning, Teaching and Student Experience
•    Software Development
•    OpenX & Interoperability
•    ICT in Research

Read more information on the call for papers and the Congress awards here.

 

Launch of the benchmarking survey BM2018: 5 Feb, 12.00 UTC

As the next round of benchmarking is about to start, we would like to invite you to the launch session on Tuesday, 5 February 2019 at 12pm UTC.

In this webinar we will:

  • Introduce you to the BM working space (called Eduuni)
  • Look at the BM2018 survey Excel and how to use it
  • Answer any questions you may have regarding the tools, the benchmarking process, or the interpretation of the questions.

In the meeting, the emphasis will be on the discussion rather than on our presentations, so warmly welcome you to participate actively with your questions!

The session will be held as an online meeting on Lifesize: https://call.lifesizecloud.com/269541and it will be recorded, so it can also be watched later on at the BencHEIT web page here. You can join a Lifesize meeting without installing any programs or apps by using Google Chrome browser. You can also join by phone or by using third-party apps, see here for further information.

If you have any comments or questions, please do not hesitate to contact us on: bm-pg@eunis.org

Save the date for the EUNIS pre-Congress workshops: June 4

EUNIS 2019 Congress, with the theme Campus for the future, will take place at the Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) in Trondheim, Norway, on 5 – 7 June 2019, but you can already save 4 June 2019 for the pre-Congress workshops. Therefore, we invite you to the:

Active learning in interactive spaces workshop

We will look at designing physical learning spaces based on sound pedagogic principles and incorporating effective use of technology. Join us to:

  • find out more about approaches to design; stakeholder engagement and working in cross functional teams;
  • hear staff and student experiences of piloting new types of learning space;
  • consider how to develop necessary staff and student digital capabilities;
  • tour (and try out for yourselves) innovative facilities including:
    • active learning classrooms;
    • makerspace and other student driven spaces;
    • virtual reality lab;
    • world-class interactive lecture theatre

The event will be of interest to anyone involved in learning space development whether your role is academic, IT, AV support, estates management or senior management. The event is free of charge for EUNIS members and registered Congress delegates.

More information about the other workshops soon. The preliminary agenda is available at the event web.

A reminder that the call for papers is already open and we are looking forward to your submissions! The deadline is 10 February 2019.

Submissions are invited under one of the six tracks below:

• Leadership & Management
• ICT Infrastructure & Security
• Learning, Teaching and Student Experience
• Software Development
• OpenX & Interoperability
• ICT in Research

Read more information on the call for papers here. You can already visit the event web to get more information and plan your trip!

Registration for the TNC19 is now open

Registration for the TNC19 is now open. It will be held on 16-20 June 2019 in Tallinn, Estonia, organised by GÉANT and hosted by the Estonian NREN.

This year’s conference title Forging Digital Societies is inspired by two main concepts: the idea that computer networks, by supporting human interactions, help to create and forge digital societies is combined with the innovative model of Estonia’s e-residency programme.

The annual conference is the place where the TNC community gathers to shape the future of research and education forging the society of the future with digital ’fire’ and passion for innovation and progress.

Read more here.