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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 Cloud Management report

EUNIS Cloud Community Group launched a survey to cover up topics about cloud usage in HEIs. The data was collected till the end of 2020. Read the report here.

The outcomes were discussed at the last video call of the group, resulting in a couple of ideas for upcoming workshops, e.g.

  • multi cloud management
  • user experiences with cloud management
  • data classification.

If you have any suggestions for additional topics, please contact the Group.  For more information, see here.

EUNIS AR/VR Special Interest Group meeting: 22 Dec 12.00 CET

EUNIS AR/VR Special Interest Group first meeting will be held on 22 Dec at 12.00 CET. The purpose is to get acquaintance and share objectives, issues or outcomes.
It will take place in an ENGAGE virtual room. Please follow the link to get ask for access to the event:
The room will be available from 11:30 to check your hardware, software and connection.
If you do not have already an ENGAGE account, please sign up to create one: https://app.engagevr.io/register
You will be able to attend the meeting with a headset but also without one using your browser or the brand new iOS app.
Read more on the EUNIS AR/VR Special Interest Group here.

EUNIS21 Congress: call for papers is now open!

EUNIS is happy to announce a call for papers for the 2021 Annual Congress with the theme A New Era of Digital Transformation: Challenges for Higher Education.

The Congress will be held on 9 – 11 June 2021 in (Virtual) Athens hosted by the Greek Universities Network. The format of the event (fully online or hybrid) will be decided  before the abstract submission deadline, i.e. 26th of February 2021, depending on the pandemic situation.
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.

Read more information on the call for papers here. The deadline for submissions is 26th of February 2021.