Category : Award

#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.

 

 

EUNIS21 Congress call for papers deadline reminder: 26 Feb

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.

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. Find out more here.

Don’t miss to apply for the EUNIS awards! The call for entries is now open for the following awards:

  • EUNIS Elite Award – for excellence at an institution/consortium/national level
  • EUNIS Dørup Award – for outstanding and innovative use of IT in learning and teaching
  • EUNIS Award for AV enabled learning space – our international award for innovative use of AV technology
  • EUNIS Best Paper Award – selected from papers submitted for the annual Congress.

Read more here.

Get inspired by having a look to the last Congress #EUNIS20 “Book of Abstracts” and full papers publication in EJHEIT 2020/01 issue. Moreover, you may still reach the recordings from the #EUNIS20 Congress.

Celebrate your achievements with EUNIS!

EUNIS awards celebrate the best in Higher Education IT in Europe (and sometimes beyond).

The call for entries is now open for the following awards:

  • EUNIS Elite Award – for excellence at an institution/consortium/national level
  • EUNIS Dørup Award – for outstanding and innovative use of IT in learning and teaching
  • EUNIS Award for AV enabled learning space – our international award for innovative use of AV technology
  • EUNIS Best Paper Award – selected from papers submitted for the annual Congress.

How to enter:

Entries for the Elite, Dørup and Best Paper Awards follow the submission procedure for the Annual Congress. More information on this here.

Entries for the EUNIS Award for AV enabled learning space are made via a dedicated web form. You can find the award website here.

Deadline:
The deadline for entries for all of the awards is 26 February 2021.

If you are a past EUNIS Award winner and would like to give us an update for the EUNIS newsletter, please contact: info@eunis.org.

EUNIS member success in global AV awards

We are delighted to announce that a EUNIS member institution has made it into the finals of the Avixa AV Experience Awards.

The ‘Newsroom’ at City, University of London, is one of four finalists in the category Best Flexible Space Experience. Competition is fierce as they are competing against a social media analytics facility in the US, an Amazon facility in India and a sports complex in Qatar. We wish City all the very best. The winners will be announced in June.

EUNIS Award for AV-enabled Education Space

This award program is new this year and has been developed through a collaborative partnership between EUNIS and Avixa.

The aim is to recognise innovative use of audiovisual technology that improves learning outcomes in higher education. It celebrates great design where AV is an integral component of enabling the education.

We had an excellent set of entries and have made awards in three categories:

•    Winner AV enabled classroom space: KU Leuven – Hybrid classroom
•    Winner AV enabled lab or maker educational space:Indiana University – Idea Garden
•    Winner AV enabled multifunction educational space: Amsterdam UMC – Multi-functional active learning space

The Overall Winner of the EUNIS Award for Best Overall AV-enabled Education Space is:
KU Leuven for the Hybrid classroom.

You will have the opportunity to hear from our winners during our virtual Congress 2020.

All of the award entries are also being considered for the Avixa global AV experience awards which cover all industry sectors.