Category : Partners

Save the date: 11-12 October 2018, EUNIS Learning Analytics event, Helsinki, Finland

Save the date: EUNIS Learning Analytics event, Helsinki, 11-12 October 2018

Following the successful EUNIS learning analytics workshop in Manchester 2017 (see the outputs here), this workshop again offers a forum to learn, discuss and further explore the many faces of learning analytics. What are the potential benefits and also the problems and risks when using analytics?

Topics will include:

  • Conceptual Frameworks
  • Personalised Learning
  • Curriculum Development
  • Student Behaviour, Learning Outcomes and Learning Process
  • Ethical Issues and Dilemmas

The workshop will be hosted by Aalto University, Helsinki, Finland and will run from midday on Thursday 11th of October to midday Friday 12th of October. Participation is free for staff of EUNIS member institutions. Further details and registration will be available shortly. For now save the date!

Developing 21st Century e-Teachers: webinar series

Developing 21st Century e-Teachers: a webinar series on developing professional practice in digital teaching and learning.

Students’ success requires that their educational experiences both reflects our current digital world and prepares them to participate meaningfully with it.

Join the webinar series offered by EUNIS Corporate member, Blackboard Inc, to discover how your institution can develop 21st century ready educators who can confidently and consistently use the latest learning technologies to transform their pedagogy – making sure that students don’t fall short.

The sessions are 30 minutes each.

  • Thursday 19 July | 14:00 BST 15.00 CEST | Course A Taster Session: Fundamentals of Digital Teaching and Learning
  • Tuesday 24 July | 14:00 BST 15.00 CEST| Course B Taster Session: Designing for Digital Teaching and Learning
  • Thursday 26 July | 14:00 BST 15.00 CEST| Course C Taster Session: Excellence in Digital Teaching and Learning

To learn more and register for the event click 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.

EUNIS at CRUE meeting, Almeria, Spain

EUNIS President, Dr Raimund Vogl has presented the EUNIS achievements at CRUE meeting in Almeria, Spain.

The seminar on Management and Government of IT in Universities is held on 24-25 May 2018.

The Sectoral Committee on Information and Communications Technologies of the CRUE Universidades Españolas (new brand of the Conference of Rectors of Spanish Universities) was created in 2003.  Its role is to advise in the field of information and communication technologies to improve the quality, effectiveness and efficiency of Spanish universities and promote cooperation among them.

Read more at the event web.