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Join EUNIS IT benchmarking survey BM2020

You can still join this year´s round of BM200 survey on IT costs and volumes of Higher Education institutions by filling in your organisation´s info in the registration form below!

If you didn´t have the chance to attend the launch meeting, feel free to send us a message and we can book a private session to discuss with you: bm-pg@eunis.org.

For more information, see https://www.eunis.org/task-forces/benchmarking/

 

 

#EUNIS21 Congress call for papers: deadline extended till 15 March!

Due to many requests, we have received from the EUNIS community, we decided to extend the call for papers for the #EUNIS21 Congress till the 15th of March!

2021 Annual Congress, with the theme A New Era of Digital Transformation: Challenges for Higher Education, will be held on 9 – 11 June 2021 in (Virtual) Athens, hosted by the Greek Universities Network.

Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, all presentations at the EUNIS 2021 Congress will be given virtually.

The Congress presents an opportunity for sharing of experience amongst international specialists, users, researchers, decision-makers, and teaching staff from all over Europe. The event provides an ideal audience to present and publish the latest results of research, development, and deployment of Information Technology in HEIs.
Submissions are invited under one of the 7 tracks below:
  • Leadership & Management
  • ICT Infrastructure & Security
  • Learning, Teaching and Student Experience
  • Software Development
  • OpenX & Interoperability
  • ICT in Research
  • Covid-19 as an accelerator for digital transformation

Extended abstracts and (optionally) full papers are requested to be uploaded to the #EUNIS21 Congress Easy Chair system for reviewing. You may also apply for EUNIS Congress awards.

Read more information on the call for papers here.

 

 

AVIXA webinar Learning Tech Manager’s Power Hour: 22 Feb, 19.00 CET

EUNIS Partner and member AVIXA invites you to join the series of webinars Learning Tech Manager’s Power Hour: Scaling Security. The upcoming one will be held on the 22nd of February at 19.00 CET.

At the February Power Hour we learn how to:

– Identify the biggest threats to higher education institutions and learn how to prepare.
– Understand how a risk-based security strategy can detect and prevent threats.
– Apply insights to your current network security documents to evaluate overall conditions to identify where improvements can be made.

You will hear the representatives of EUNIS: Bas Cordewener (Jisc, EUNIS Board member) and Patrik Maltusch (Aalto University, EUNIS Enterprise Architecture Special Interest Group Leader).

Read more and register here.

#EUNIS21 Congress: we promised you sunshine!

A reminder that the call for papers for the 2021 Annual Congress, with the theme A New Era of Digital Transformation: Challenges for Higher Education, is open till 26th of February!

The Congress will be held on 9 – 11 June 2021 in (Virtual) Athens hosted by the Greek Universities Network. Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, all presentations at the EUNIS 2021 Congress will be given virtually.

Exciting news for entrants to the EUNIS Award for AV enabled learning space. As the winners will be presenting virtually at the EUNIS21 Congress, we have also secured a place for the winner to present, in person, at InfoComm in Orlando, Florida (23-29 of October 2021). Travel and conference registration will be covered. It may also be possible to support attendance by the individual strand winners as well. The award recognizes innovative use of audiovisual technology to enhance learning. This award is open to higher education projects worldwide. Find out more and enter here.

When submitting your paper, you can also apply for the other EUNIS awards! Read more here.

Extended abstracts and (optionally) full papers are requested to be uploaded to the #EUNIS21 Congress Easy Chair system for reviewing. Find out more here.

 

 

GÉANT Innovation Programme

EUNIS partner GÉANT is launching a new innovation programme with 300k euro to support community research projects.

Join an online infoshare on 23rd of February at 11am CET for an introduction to the GÉANT Innovation Programme and explanation of the application and selection process.

The call for proposals is for small research projects of up to 30k euro, usually taking 3-6 months (max 9 months) and finishing by the end of December 2021. Universities, research institutions/institutes or other legal entities to which a GÉANT Association Member NREN provides services are eligible to apply.

Read more here and register here .