Category : events

#EUNIS21 Congress Proceedings now published!

We are happy to present the “Proceedings of the European University Information Systems Conference 2021“!

18 full papers have been selected by the EUNIS 2021 Scientific Committee for publication in the present issue of the EPIC Series in Computing, under the three main themes:

  • Leadership and Management,
  • Infrastructure and Security,
  • Learning, Teaching and the COVID-19 Pandemic.

Read them here.

Grateful thanks to editors of this issue, reviewers – prominent scholars from all over Europe and the USA, who took the time to read and evaluate the full papers, and sponsors, thanks to whom the event was free and open to all Higher Education community!

 

The Future of Assessment and Feedback in Europe: 23-24 November

EUNIS is partnering with IMS Europe, GÉANT and Jisc to offer a free online event.

Join us to find out how digital technology is changing assessment and feedback practice.

Get insights from the latest research and innovation projects, practical tips and guidance and access to free tools and resources.

Highlights include:

  • Making large classes feel small: how learning analytics is supporting formative assessment and student wellbeing
  • Delivering end-to-end EMA (electronic management of assessment) using LTI

Free registration and booking coming soon. If you need more info in the meantime contact gill.ferrell@eunis.org

Joint GÉANT-EUNIS workshop on Cloud Management tools: 29 October 2021

GÉANT and EUNIS are teaming-up for a series of workshop exchanges on Cloud Management issues.

First joint 2-hour online workshop: will be held on 29 October 2021 at 10.00 -12.00 CEST.

Target group: members of the EUNIS Cloud Community Group & GÉANT Cloud Team

The aim of this online workshop is to bring together our mutual communities of users, experts, and policy makers in higher education and research institutions, by exchanging knowledge, questions and experience, by addressing benefits and challenges from organisational, technical and managerial perspective.

We will briefly introduce the two organisations’ role and perspective regarding cloud management issues, will facilitate networking between attendees to address shared interests, expertise and challenges, and will present and explore functionality of tools that could be beneficial for attendees to know about.

Agenda:

  • Welcome by Bas Cordewener, Board member EUNIS.
  • Introductions to EUNIS and GÉANT cloud activity by Denise Dittrich, Lead of EUNIS cloud community group and Maria Ristkok and Dave Heyns, leads of the GÉANT Cloud community.
  • Break-out groups for getting to know each other:  Main interest and experience with cloud management, involvement and experience in GÉANT/EUNIS activities, hopes & expectations for the joint exchanges.
  • The OCRE IaaS+ Framework, introduction to the mini competition tool by Garvan McFeeley, HEAnet.
  • Tools from the GÉANT community:

– GÉANT Cloud Flow by Dan Still, CSC

– eduMEET videoconferencing tool by Bartlomiej Idzikowski, PSNC

  • Discussion and exchange on:

– main challenges Cloud Management presents to universities
– possible role of GÉANT and EUNIS to help face the challenges
– ideas/topics for possible next GÉANT and EUNIS exchanges.

  • Next steps, reporting and close.

See the full programme.

You are most welcome to register in advance for this meeting (it is free, but places are limited to allow for networking).

We look forward to meeting you in an informal setting, exchanging about cloud management from various perspectives.

Denise Dittrich (EUNIS Cloud Community Group) & Maria Ristkok (GÉANT Cloud Team)

Save the date for the EUNIS Business Intelligence webinar: 8 Oct

Save the date for the EUNIS Business Intelligence webinar on 8 October at 9.15 -10.00 CEST.

The title of the webinar is: Financial management of research projects using apps.

Speaker: Sara Teymans, Ghent University, Belgium

Sarah will present their solution they have created using Fiori apps and SAP at Ghent University to support the management of research projects.

Registration will open soon!

Save the date for the EUNIS cloud management online workshop: 29 Oct

EUNIS Cloud Management SIG and GÈANT invite you for the 2-hour online workshop on 29 October, 2021 from 10.00 – 12.00 CEST.
The preliminary agenda includes:
  • results of cloud management surveys
  • tools (OCRE IaaS, GEANT’s Cloud Flow, eduMEET, multi cloud management) 
  • main challenges for universities re cloud services
  • discussions on how GÈANT and/or EUNIS can help/be of benefit.

Save the date! More information soon.