Category : Task force

Register for the EUNIS GDPR and Information Security workshop: 10-11 Dec 2018, Brunel University London

EUNIS are pleased to invite you to the GDPR and Information Security workshop at Brunel University, London, on Monday 10th and Tuesday 11th December 2018.

Audience will be around 50 European CIOs, CISO’s and policy makers.

The workshop will, on the first day, provide insights in progress made since GDPR compliance became compulsory in May 2018. Legal, technological and organisational perspectives at institutional, national and international level will be discussed, including vendor and procurement issues.

On the second day the focus will be on challenges and practices of Information Security for HEIs. The impact of ever-increasing importance of ensuring security, the organisational and technological challenges and developments will be addressed. Speakers will highlight and share the challenges and solutions found locally, nationally and internationally.

Expertise and experience will be shared between universities and national organisations in European countries such as the UK, Germany and Norway and we shall include the perspective of a solution vendor on providing GDPR services and tools. The workshop will be a fantastic opportunity for networking and getting inspiration by sharing good practices and discuss future plans.

More information, registration and the programme is available at the event website.

Register for the annual BencHEIT workshop: 27th Nov, U. of Zurich, Switzerland

We are pleased to invite you to the seventh annual EUNIS BencHEIT benchmarking workshop. This year, the workshop will be held on Tue 27th November at the University of Zurich. On Mon 26th November we will have a pre-workshop day with sightseeing tour and a get-together dinner at the restaurant in the city centre of Zurich.

The day is a great opportunity for networking, discussion and sharing experiences between institutions that have been part of IT benchmarking projects.

Read more information and register till 12th of November 2018 here.

Live streaming available now!

Join our EUNIS Learning Analytics event (11-12 October 2018, Aalto University, Helsinki, Finland) online now. The live streaming is available under this link: https://connect.funet.fi/aalto_eunis2018

The event focus on effective use of learning analytics can deliver benefits for students, staff and institutions. The workshop explores how we can make use of data and analytics to improve learning. We will look at examples and lessons learned from across Europe ranging from helping teachers designing better learning activities to helping students monitor their own performance. Some of the topics we will cover include:

  • ethical and legal issues
  • data informed curriculum design
  • the student perspective
  • designing dashboards
  • … and much more

Read more here.

EUNIS Learning Analytics workshop: 11-12 Oct 2018, Helsinki, Finland

EUNIS Learning Analytics workshop: 11-12 October 2018, Aalto University, Helsinki, Finland

Effective use of learning analytics can deliver benefits for students, staff and institutions. This workshop will explore how we can make use of data and analytics to improve learning. We will look at examples and lessons learned from across Europe ranging from helping teachers designing better learning activities to helping students monitor their own performance. Some of the topics we will cover include:

  • ethical and legal issues
  • data informed curriculum design
  • the student perspective
  • designing dashboards
  • … and much more

Read more here.

To reserve your place fill in the online booking form as soon as possible. We welcome applications for places from all European universities however numbers are limited and priority will be given to staff of EUNIS member organisations.

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!