Category : Partners

Upcoming events: save the date or register now!

Warm welcome after summer break! Save the date or register now for the upcoming events, which EUNIS or its Partners & Members have already planned for this academic year:

  • 16 September: at 11am (UTC time) the on-line meeting of the EUNIS Enterprise Architecture Special Interest Group will be held. If you want to join the meeting and the group, please send the e-mail to: esa.suominen@eunis.org.
  • 10-11 October: IMS Europe Summit 2019 is held in Barcelona, Spain. Read more information here.
  • 14-17 October: EDUCAUSE Annual Conference, Chicago, US. Read more here.
  • 4 – 5 November: GÉANT will host in Budapest, Hungary a workshop on educational technologies. Read more and book your place here.
  • 5-6 November: Jisc annual security conference will be held in Newcastle, UK. Read more here.
  • 21 November: EUNIS BencHEIT Task Force annual workshop will take place at the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece. More details soon.
  • 27-28 January: GDPR and Information Security workshop is being planned in Malaga, Spain, by the EUNIS InfoSec Special Interest Group.
  • 3-4 February: EUNIS Business Intelligence Special Interest Group seminar Make data smart – a road map to the next level is planned in Ghent, Belgium.
  • 11 February: “What’s Next… Higher Education” conference is taking place in Amsterdam during Integrated Systems Europe (ISE), the world’s largest exhibition for AV and systems integration.
  • 22-24 April: EUNIS Rectors’ Conference 2020, Malaga, Spain.
  • 10-12 June: EUNIS 2020 Annual Congress will be held at the University of Helsinki, Finland.

University of Zurich Kickstarting Innovation: submit your application

The University of Zürich is supporting Kickstart 19 EdTech Startups – Open Innovation Programme and invites EUNIS members with EdTech startups to submit applications.

Kickstart bridges the gap between startups, corporations, cities, foundations and universities to accelerate technological innovation that has the potential to transform humanity’s biggest challenges into solvable problems.

Find out more on the Kickstart website.

Welcome to the new EUNIS members

EUNIS has welcomed a number of renowned European universities as new institutional members this academic year. Here is a selection of them:

  • University College London, represented by Samantha Ahern (Digital Education). UCL is a member of LERU (League of European Research Universities) and has been collaborating with a number of EUNIS members in the field of learning design for some time. Clive, Natasa and Sam presented the ABC learning design method to us at EUNIS18 in Paris. ABC is now available in many European languages – have you tried it yet?
  • Stockholm School of Economics, represented by Michael Eklund  (ITS). SSE is one of Europe’s leading business schools. Operating in Riga, Helsinki and worldwide, SSE is a truly international organisation.
  • The University of Ghent, represented by Danny Schellemans (ICT Services). U. of Ghent is one of Belgium’s leading universities and also has a campus in South Korea. The University is particularly active in our Business Intelligence SIG and we look forward to hearing more about their work in this area at EUNIS19.

By joining EUNIS you will:

  • Share experience with European scholars in a University perspective.
  • Establish relationships with organizations leading information systems development in higher education and in research institutes in each country as well as at a European and international level.
  • Keep up to date with major projects in information systems in higher education or research institutions/organisations within Europe by participating in topical Task Forces and Special Interest Groups.
  • Enjoy discounts for the EUNIS Congress and possibility to attend other EUNIS events with no fee.

Read more on how to apply here.

European Campus Card Association Conference 2019: 19-22 May, Linz, Austria

European Campus Card Association Conference 2019: Campus eID of the Future

On behalf of ECCA, EUNIS partner organisation, we would like to invite you to the  “Campus eID of the Future” Conference. This year’s Conference is being hosted by Johannes Kepler University, in Linz, Austria, from May 19th to 21st.

Registration is now open on-line at at Conference web.

Some of this year’s highlights will include presentations, workshops and exhibitions covering a range of topics;

  • Campus Card Case Studies
  • Roundtable Sessions
  • Service Provider workshops
  • Future in eID/eIDAS on Campus
  • Mobile Technology
  • Card Production & Printing
  • Card Technology
  • Access Control
  • e Payments
  • Cloud Services
  • GDPR Compliance, a Year On!
  • Research Projects

Read more information here.

Registration for the TNC19 is now open

Registration for the TNC19 is now open. It will be held on 16-20 June 2019 in Tallinn, Estonia, organised by GÉANT and hosted by the Estonian NREN.

This year’s conference title Forging Digital Societies is inspired by two main concepts: the idea that computer networks, by supporting human interactions, help to create and forge digital societies is combined with the innovative model of Estonia’s e-residency programme.

The annual conference is the place where the TNC community gathers to shape the future of research and education forging the society of the future with digital ’fire’ and passion for innovation and progress.

Read more here.