Category : Task force

Register for the EUNIS pre-Congress workshops: June 4, 2019

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 also take part in the pre-Congress workshops on 4 June, 2019! Therefore, we invite you to register here both for the Congress and the workshops held by the EUNIS Special Interest Groups (SIGs).

On 4 June, 2019 the following workshops will be held:

Read more here.

EUNIS Enterprise Architecture Group entry VC: 15 March, 12.30 (UTC+2)

Enterprise Architecture discipline is soon a Special Interest Group under the wings of EUNIS. We will have an entry session on the 15 March 2019 at 12.30 (UTC+2:00) by Skype for interested persons to join likeminded and build an agenda for the EUNIS seminar 2019 in Trondheim.
We plan to host a ½ day workshop around this discipline and share our best in site on what is happening in the Higher Education sector.

 Join us and be part of creating an impact by modeling reality in a modern way!

If you are interested in participating in entry session, please e-mail to: esa.suominen@eunis.org or patrik.maltusch@eunis.org to get the VC link. You can already find more information on the EA SIG web here.

EUNIS Business Intelligence (BI) Group refresh

Our Business Intelligence (BI) Group has recently had a strong focus on learning analytics. We are investigating whether we need to address a wider range of interests and we would like to find out what our members want from the group.

We have put together a very short survey that will take two minutes of your time. Please fill in the survey by 12th March at the latest.

You can find the survey here.

Read more on the EUNIS Business Intelligence Special Interest Group 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!