BencHEIT Workshop Thessaloniki

Annual BencHEIT workshop, Wed 20th & Thu 21th November

We are pleased to invite you to the eighth Annual BencHEIT benchmarking workshop. This year, the workshop will be held on Thu 21th November in Thessaloniki. On Wed 20th we will have a pre-workshop day with sightseeing tour and dinner at the restaurant at the city centre of Thessaloniki.

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

If you have any questions, or want to share ideas on topics you would like to discuss with us, please email us at

Pre-workshop program Wed 20th Nov

17:00–18:00 Guided walking tour in Thessaloniki
19:00 Dinner at Thessaloniki

Workshop program Thu 21th Nov

09.00-12:00 Workshop Session 1:

  • Opening the Thessaloniki workshop (Ilkka Siissalo, BencHEIT Leader & Yiannis Salmatzidis, Thessaloniki workshop host)
  • Brief overview of future round of BencHEIT, BM2019 (Teemu Seesto & Suvi Valsta, BencHEIT Project Group)
  • The case of benchmarking in Greek Universities (Angeliki Agorogianni, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki & Spiros Bolis, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens)

12:00-13:00 LUNCH

13:00–16:00 Workshop Session 2:

  • Spanish benchmarking model MD4U by GTI4U (Rafael Molina Carmona et al.)
  • Discussion session about improvements for the BM2019 round and changes in the field of benchmarking: how should BencHEIT embrace the future of HEIs?


Please register by clicking the link below. The registration for this year’s workshop will close on Nov 11th.


Aristotle University Research Dissemination Center
Ktirio KE.D.E.A- 3is Septemvriou – Panepistimioupoli
GR 54636 Thessaloniki

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