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Managing and running large scale Moodle system webinar: 20 April 2021

After an intensive year of accelerated online learning, we gather to share information, success stories, challenges and solution from IT perspective of running and managing large scale Moodle system.

Join the webinar on Managing and running large scale Moodle system that will be held on 20 April from 10.00 to 12.00 CEST. It will include short presentation from different institutions that will share best practice about running large scale Moodle systems, including ideas about improving system performances, server architectures, managing course, supporting users, system upgrades and security considerations. Read more and register here.

EUNIS IT benchmarking survey: join the BM2020 round till 27 April

Registration for the benchmarking survey BM2020 on IT costs and volumes of Higher Education institutions is open till 27 April, so there is still time to join!

60 Higher Education institutions from 16 countries have already registered for this round of EUNIS BencHEIT Task Force survey. We hope you’ll also find time to be the part of the survey. Your input is valuable and we hope that everyone finds interesting peers for their own comparisons and use. This is also the first time we try to collect data on how the pandemic influenced on the IT costs, thus we are looking forward to an interesting analysis!

If you didn´t have a chance to attend the launch meeting and need some help to start, feel free to send us a message and we can book a private session to discuss with you:

You can 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 this registration form.

Read more here:

Register for the EUA-EUNIS webinar on Information Security strategies for HEIs: 6 May 2021

The European University Association (EUA) and the European University Information Systems (EUNIS) are partnering for the first time to organise this webinar on information security strategies for higher education institutions. The event will be held online on 6 May 2021 at 14.00-15.00 CEST.

It will cover topics such as cybersecurity, governance and online presence, followed by
an interactive Q&A session.

This webinar is designed for non-specialist decision-makers within European universities. It will provide a general understanding of the issues at stake and a basis to take informed decisions at the leadership level.


  • Raimund Vogl, President, EUNIS
  • Bart van den Heuvel, Chief Information Security Officer, Maastricht University
  • Christian Foetinger, Information Security Unit, Bavarian State Universities
  • Pri Alagoda, Chief Information Security Officer, Nottingham Trent University
  • Charlie van Genuchten, Product Manager for Privacy and Security, SURF

Moderator: Christel Vacelet, Head of Communications, Public Affairs and Membership, EUA.

The webinar is free of charge and open to everyone interested in attending.

Find out more here. Register here.


Apply for the #EUNIS21 Congress Awards!

Do you plan to submit a paper for the #EUNIS21 Congress in Virtual Athens? Then note you may 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.

How to enter:

Entries for all awards follow the submission procedure for the Annual Congress. More information on this here.

The deadline for entries for all of the awards is 15 March 2021.

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

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:

For more information, see