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EUNIS 2017 early bird registration deadline approaches: 30th of April!

Registration for the EUNIS 2017

Register early for the reduced fee and save  €100. Early bird offer ends April 30, 2017. To book your place please visit the Congress website.

  • Early Bird (by April 30, 2017), EUNIS Member: €450,  EUNIS non-Member: €550
  • Standard, EUNIS Member: €550, EUNIS non-Member: €650
  • Late registration (after May 31, 2017): €700
  • Additional Gala Dinner Ticket: €85

The fee includes participation in the entire Congress (7-9 June 2017), the social events,  a shuttle service to Düsseldorf Airport, a public transport ticket for the duration of the event and all Congress materials.

Congress Scope

This 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 six tracks below:

  • Leadership & Management
  • ICT Infrastructure & Security
  • Learning, Teaching and Student Experience
  • Software Development
  • OpenX & Interoperability
  • New Ideas & Innovative Concepts

Read more information here

Conference Contact: eunis2017@uni-muenster.de

Looking forward to welcoming you in Münster!
EUNIS 2017 Congress Team

EUNIS benchmarking survey BM2016 open till 3rd of May

BencHEIT survey BM2016

The BencHEIT 2016 survey measures and compares the volumes and cost levels of IT at various organisational levels in European Higher Education Institutions (HEI).

BencHEIT is the first serious European level effort to create a survey which would be meaningful and useful in the European Higher Education context. BencHEIT works on the basis of voluntary work and total openness – every participating university or higher education institute can see all the data of all other participants, but commercial use of the data is prohibited.

Join the survey now

The next round of BenchHEIT BM2016 has already started. Please, find video instructions on how to sign up and an introduction to the survey itself here. The survey form is in Excel and you are requested to finish the data collection until 3rd of May 2017.  For a first-timer it takes about 10 working days, but the process gets easier every year.

Please, register by clicking on the blue button below, and fill in the information required in the e-mail. This way we can ensure we have the right contact information. Anyone is welcome to join, and participation is totally free of charge.

Register here for the survey

Coming up

The analysis will be ready in May 2017 and the results will be presented at the EUNIS 2017 Annual Congress in Munster 7- 9th of June 2017. There will be also a whole day workshop held in Lisbon, Portugal on 13th of December 2017.

Find the latest news on http://www.eunis.org/task-forces/benchmarking/

Feel free to contact the project group if you have any questions: bm-pg@eunis.org

Experts at the EUNIS Workshop on Data Protection and IT Security, 21st of April, Berlin

EUNIS Workshop on Data Protection and IT Security, 21st of April, Berlin

The event aims to address upcoming opportunities and challenges for Higher Education Institutions’ management and IT centers in the course of the introduction of the new EU General Data Protection Regulation.

The invited experts present the main ideas behind the new regulation, discuss the legal framework and diverse views on how to integrate the new requirements into existing data protection and information security policy frameworks. Read the PROGRAMME  here.

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Sign up for the EUNIS workshop on Data Protection and IT Security on 21st of April, Berlin

EUNIS Workshop on Data Protection and IT Security, 21st of April, Berlin

We invite you to join the EUNIS workshop on Data Protection and IT Security that is held on 21st of April 2017 in Berlin, Germany. The event aims to address upcoming opportunities and challenges for Higher Education Institutions’ management and IT centers in the course of the introduction of the new EU General Data Protection Regulation.

It will present the main ideas behind the new regulation, discuss the legal framework and tries to present diverse views on how to integrate the new requirements into existing data protection and information security policy frameworks. For the practical aspects, the workshop will have talks from organizations that already gained some experience while getting ready for the regulation.

Target audience: IT Vice Rectors, CIOs, IT Directors, Data protection officers and IT security staff of the Higher Education.

Read the PROGRAMME  here

REGISTER for the event here

More information on the event  here

European Student Card Conference 2017, 6th of June 2017, Münster, Germany

EUNIS Pre-Congress workshop: European Student Card Conference 2017

6th of June 2017, Münster, Germany

The EUNIS Student Card Task Force invites to the European Student Card Conference 2017 as a pre-Congress workshop on 6th June 2017 at the University of Münster, Germany.

Discover the vision, potential and practical implementation of a European student identity card at an international conference in the framework of the EU project “European Student Card” (ESC). The pre-conference workshop presents the current state in the technical development of a European student ID card that could give access to services as diverse as library use, student restaurants, copy machines, or local transportation – one card for different services and all this with cross-border functionality. Additionally to the comprehensive presentation of the idea of a European Student Card, the workshop focuses on the opportunities in Student Services, and looks at the challenges which might come along with its implementation. You will get an overview about the current state of development, the progress of the EU-project and you will have the possibility to see the first prototype of a European Student Card. A practical part of the workshop allows for the verification of technical requirements.

This pre-conference workshop is aimed at IT specialist and leaders in higher education who are interested in the digital future of student cards, and is particularly useful for directors of IT services or student services in European institutions of higher education.

The workshop will take place from 10:00 – 18:00. There is no cost to attend the event. More information and booking here.