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Day 1 (PreCongress) - 11th June, Tuesday

Riga Business School, 11 Skolas Street

9:00 - 13:00 EAIE Task Force Board Meeting
11:00 - 20:00 Registration & Coffee
12:00 - 17:30 EUNIS Board meeting
12:00 - 18:00 Workshop TERENA
14:00 - 14:30 Coffee Break
14:30 - 17:30 Workshop Greg Mathers, RTU Riga Business School Organizational Behaviour Leadership, Business Communication Skills faculty, accel Performance Consulting Founder and President Management Trends in Educational Institutions  
17:30 - 18:00 Registration & Coffee
18:00 - 18:15 EUNIS Board member Jean-François DESNOS open speech
18:00 - 19:15 Workshop Greg Palmer, Executive Director at University of Pennsylvania, MAGPI " + 1 speaker Technological Tools for distance Collaborations  
19:15 - 19:45 Presentation Rasmus Almqvist, Cisco, Business Development Manager    
20:00 - 22:00 Reception by CISCO


Day 2 - 12th June, Wednesday

International Exhibition Center BT1, 8 Ķīpsalas Street

08:30 - 09:00 Registration & Coffee (International Exhibition Center BT1, Ķīpsala)
 Opening session (ROOM 1)
09:00 - 09:30 Jan Madey, President of EUNIS;
Sanda Liepiņa,State Secretary, Ministry of Education and Science, Republic of Latvia
Uldis Sukovskis, Chairman of EUNIS 2013 Scientific and Programme Committee;
Jean-François Desnos, Executive Secretary of EUNIS



09:30 - 10:15 Ricardo Ferreira, Policy Officer at European Commission Opening Up Education – The European Commission initiative towards more ICT and OER in Education and Training Systems in Europe
10:15 - 11:00 Rasmus Almqvist, Cisco, Business Development Manager What’s your Grand Design?
11:00 - 11:30 Coffee Break
11:30 - 12:15 Voldemar A. Innus, Owner and the principal of VAI Consulting IT Leadership and Governance for Next Generation University
12:15 - 13:00 Dr. Sergey Belov, IBM University Relations Coordinator, IBM Central & Eastern Europe, Middle East, Africa (CEEMEA) Business Programs Manager How to build the Smarter Planet together?
13:00 - 14:00 Lunch
 Parallel Sessions
 ICT for Teaching and Learning Enhancement 1 (ROOM 1)
14:00 - 14:30 Jose Luis Poy and Joaquim Campuzano Integrating SIS with the cloud. Technological Paper
14:30 - 15:00 Maciej Pańka Moodle Cloud. Technological Paper
15:00 - 15:30 Rob Jonkers and Malcolm Woodfield Education of the 21st century – Social Learning with SAP solutions. Technological Paper
 Business Intelligence and University Analytics 1 (ROOM 2)
14:00 - 14:30 Elsa Cardoso, Juan Jesús Alcolea, Bodo Rieger, Sonja Schulze, Manuel Rivera, Alberto Leone and Enrico Brighi Evaluation of the maturity level of BI initiatives in European Higher Education Institutions: initial report from the BI Task Force @EUNIS. Technological Paper
14:30 - 15:00 Tor Fridell Using Business Intelligence for Designing Study Programs and Aligning Marketing Efforts. Technological Paper
  • Presentation
  • Recorded Stream
 IT Leadership and Governance 1 (ROOM 3)
14:00 - 14:30 Mara Bukvic Improving Infrastructure, Service and Knowledge by “Campus Best Practices” Model. Technological Paper
14:30 - 15:00 Andrés Marzal Varó, José Pascual Guambau Mezquita, Vicente Andreu Navarro and Paúl Santapau Nebot IT Governance Framework and the Strategic Management System: the case of Universitat Jaume I. Technological Paper
15:00 - 15:30 Wolfgang Hommel, Stefan Metzger, Helmut Reiser and Felix von Eye IT security concept documentation in higher education data centres: A template-based approach. Scientific Paper
 ICT for Mobility and Collaboration 1 (ROOM 4)
14:00 - 14:30 Soren Berglund Always connected, the Umea university campus and city network approach. Technological Paper.
14:30 - 15:00 Paul Hopkins and Mark Clark Altruism is dead! - The Perfect Storm: BYOD + CLOUD meet MOOCs. Technological Paper
15:30 - 16:30 Coffee Break + Poster presentations    
 ICT for Teaching and Learning Enhancement 1 (ROOM 1)
16:30 - 17:00 Liliya Andreicheva and Roustam Latypov Mobile e-learning systems. Scientific Paper
17:00 - 17:30 Noel Wilson "ICT’s role in Next Generation Universities: What will IT look like in a New Campus? Technological Paper
 Business Intelligence and University Analytics 1 (ROOM 2)
16:30 - 17:00 Antti Tikka and Tuomas Orama Building data warehouse in Metropolia University of Applied Sciences. Technological Paper
17:00 - 17:30 Gill Ferrell and Janette Hillicks Opening Pandora's box: implementing a standards-based approach to the management of course information in UK higher education. Scientific Paper
 IT Leadership and Governance 1 (ROOM 3)
16:30 - 17:00 Janne Juult Towards a Core Model for Higher Education IT Management Benchmarking in Europe. Technological Paper
17:00 - 17:30 Ilkka Siissalo and Yvonne Kivi BENCHEIT - Benchmarking Higher Education IT. Technological Paper
  • Presentation
  • Recorded Stream
17:30 - 19:00 BencheIT Task Force Workshop    
 ICT for Mobility and Collaboration 1 (ROOM 4)
16:30 - 17:00 Frank Vercoulen Virtual Campus Hub: Toward a concept for international collaboration in education. Technological Paper
17:00 - 17:30 Luís A. Maia, Luís M. Valente, Manuel E. Correia, Lígia M. Ribeiro and Luís Antunes A PDF based digital signed document format for interoperable institutional structured data integrity. Scientific Paper
19:00 - 22:00 Welcome reception (Shuttle from BT1, Islande Hotel, Maritim Hotel at 18:40)


Day 3 - 13th June, Thursday

International Exhibition Center BT1, 8 Ķīpsalas Street

08:30 - 09:00 Registration & Coffee
 Plenary Session (ROOM 1)
09:00 - 09:45

Introduction by:
Ramon Grau Sala, SIGMA

Jan-Martin Lowendahl, Research the Vice President at Gartner, Higher Education Strategies

The CIO and Finding the Future Technology Ecosystem Fit For Your Organization
09:45 - 10:30 Werner Felger
Industry Director - Education & Research - Europe, Middle East & Africa, SAP AG
Enable the next generation Universities: academic excellence and administrative performance powered by affordable ICT
10:30 - 11:15 Jennifer L. Foutty, Executive Director at Kuali Foundation Current status of Open Source and Kuali for administrative systems and the “Marketecture of Community”
11:15 - 11:30 Coffee Break
 Parallel Sessions
 ICT for Mobility and Collaboration 2 (ROOM 1)
11:30 - 12:00 Victoriano Giralt and Herman de Leeuw The future of Digital Student Data Portability: the Groningen Declaration. Technological Paper
12:00 - 12:30 Jose Luis Poy and Joan Lasierra Transforming the students community into a social network. Technological Paper
12:30 - 13:00 Fabian Kienle, Manager, Channel Readiness Central Europe at Citrix Ubiquitous but under full control: Your Desktop, Apps & Data delivered anywhere through Citrix Enterprise Mobility
  • Presentation
  • Recorded Stream
 Identity Management  (ROOM 2)
11:30 - 12:00 Odej Kao and Thomas Hildmann Identity management for the TUB Cloud. Technological Paper
12:00 - 12:30 Vicente Andreu Navarro, Paul Santapau, Jose Pascual Gumbau Mezquita and Andrés Marzal Varó University Information Systems and the need for strong authentication and authorisation. Technological Paper
12:30 - 13:00 Tero Hakkarainen and Lauri Viitanen Event driven identity management systems. Technological Paper
 Enterprise Information Systems (ROOM 3)
11:30 - 12:00 Daniel Biella, Uwe Blotevogel, Sven Radermacher and Malte Ney Student management with HISinOne – A status report
12:00 - 12:30 Peteris Rudzajs ORTUS - Gateway to University IS
Technological Paper
12:30 - 13:00 Victoriano Giralt SSEDIC second year: presenting results relevant to universities
 IT Leadership and Governance 2 (ROOM 4)
11:30 - 12:00 Maja Mikšić and Ljerka Luić The importance of information logistic for successful implementation of EU research projects. Scientific Paper
  • Presentation
  • Recorded Stream
12:00 - 12:30 Anne Sunikka From a Customer-Focused to a Customer-Centric University IT. Scientific Paper
12:30 - 13:00 Karoline Westerlund One way to communicate the value of Enterprise Architecture - maturity levels for IT applications. Technological Paper
13:00 - 14:00 Lunch
 ICT for Teaching and Learning Enhancement 2 including
 EUNIS Dørup E-learning Award (ROOM 1)
14:00 - 14:30 Gill Ferrell and Marianne Sheppard Supporting assessment and feedback practice with technology: a view of the UK landscape. Scientific Paper
14:30 - 15:00 Maria Pinto and Lígia Ribeiro Learning spaces and students’ entrepreneurship. Technological Paper
 Campus Computing: Cloud, High Performance Computing (ROOM 3)
14:00 - 14:30 Raimund Vogl, Holger Angenent, Rainer Bockholt, Dominik Rudolph, Stefan Stieglitz and Christian Meske Designing a Large Scale Cooperative Sync&Share Cloud Storage Platform for the Academic Community in Northrhine-Westfalia. Technological Paper
14:30 - 15:00 Juan Jesús Alcolea and Manuel Rivera White Book of Institutional Intelligence: a collaborative effort to increase business intelligence maturity in HEI. Technological Paper
 OpenAccess, Open data, Open Courseware and Digital publishing 1 (ROOM 4)
14:00 - 14:30 Federico Ferrario, Susanna Mornati, Davide Palena, Andrea Bollini and Sergio Bilello Innovative OpenSource Technologies for a CRIS: SURplus, a CINECA’s solution. Technological Paper
14:30 - 15:00 Victoriano Giralt, Manuel Baleriola, Mercedes Jimenez Bolivar and Jose Manuel Ramos Guaz Project albúmina: preserving photographic memories. Technological Paper
15:00 - 15:30 Coffee Break
 ICT for Teaching and Learning Enhancement 2 includingEUNIS Dørup E-learning Award (ROOM 1)
15:30 - 16:00 Sandra Kučina Softić, Tona Perišić Pintek, Zvonko Martinović and Zoran Bekić Innovative OpenSource Technologies for a CRIS: SURplus, a CINECA’s solution. Technological Paper
16:00 - 16:30 Kurt Gammelgaard Nielsen Digital assessments. Technological Paper
 Enterprise Architecture 1 (ROOM 2)
15:30 - 16:00 Ville Tenhunen and Minna Harjuniemi Data storage architecture to support various research needs and data lifecycle management. Technological Paper
16:00 - 16:30 Bert van Zomeren and Alexander Levinson Sourcing maturity self-assessment. Technological Paper
 Campus Computing: Cloud, High Performance Computing (ROOM 3)
15:30 - 16:00 Frédérick Bigrat, Etlicher Bernard and Amandine Alehyane: UnivCloud project - An innovative concept of a Private Cloud Community. Technological Paper
16:00 - 16:30 Karl Meyer, Panos Louridas, Andres Steijaert, Fulvio Galeazzi, Miroslav Ruda, Branko Radojevic Cloud Service Delivery Across the R&E Community - Opportunities and Risks. Technological Paper
 OpenAccess, Open data, Open Courseware and Digital publishing 1 (ROOM 4)
15:30 - 16:00 Yves Epelboin MOOC: a revolution in teaching? A European view. Scientific Paper
16:00 - 16:30 Carlos Turro and Jaime Busquets Unattended lecture recording: the VIDEOAPUNTES project. Technological Paper
14:30 - 15:00 BITF Meeting (Room 105)
16:30 - 18:00 EUNIS General Assembly (Room 1)
19:00 - 22:00 Gala Dinner (Ziemeļblāzma, 36 Ziemeļblāzmas Street, Shuttle from BT1, Islande Hotel and Maritim Hotel at 18:15)


Day 4 - 14th June, Friday

International Exhibition Center BT1, 8 Ķīpsalas Street

08:30 - 09:00 Registration & Coffee
 Plenary Session (ROOM 1)
09:00 - 09:30 Ian Dolphin, Executive Director at Sakai Foundation Innovation, incubation and the future of ICT in support of the academic mission
09:30 - 10:15 Sergei Butenko, District Manager at EMC in the Baltic region Journey to the Cloud
10:15 - 10:30 Coffee Break
 Parallel Sessions
 Business Intelligence and University Analytics 2 (ROOM 1)
10:30 - 11:00 Marc Bouchara A French Higher Education IT Project. Technological Paper
11:00 - 11:30 ELITE AWARD session:
Samuel Martins, Hugo Ribeiro, Rui Ribeiro, Nelson Dias
Academic Video in the Portuguese High Education Network: the EDUCast@fccn project
 Enterprise Architecture 2 (ROOM 2)
10:30 - 11:00 Janina Mincer-Daszkiewicz Framework for rapid in-house development of web applications for higher education institutions in Poland. Technological Paper
11:00 - 11:30 Eli Shmueli,  IUCC- Israeli Inter-University Computation Center, member of TERENA The TERENA Open Educational Resource pilot
 OpenAccess, Open data, Open Courseware and Digital publishing (ROOM 3)
10:30 - 11:00 Jaakko Rannila, Mika Lavikainen and Tuomas Orama Opening data in Higher Education Institution - Metropolia's story
11:00 - 11:30 Peter Muessig-Trapp and Viktor Skladovs The Data Portal of the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) as part of the German Open Government Approach
 ICT for Teaching and Learning Enhancement 3 (ROOM 4)
10:30 - 11:00 Steffi Engert, Sandrina Heinrich and Anke Petschenka E-learning – Challenges of the Next Phase.    Technological Paper
11:00 - 11:30 Mauli Arora and Adrian Ellison Harnessing the power of Office 365 to provide a social learning environment through a new Student Portal. Technological Paper
  • Presentation
  • Recorded Stream
 Closing Session (ROOM 1)
11:30 - 12:15 Richard Katz, President at Richard N. Katz & Associates MOOCs - Inflection Point for Higher Education?
12:15 - 12:30 Johan Bergström,  EUNIS2014 Project leader at ITS - Umeå University Next EUNIS presentation
12:30 - 12:45 EUNIS AWARDS (EUNIS Dørup E-learning Award, EUNIS Elite Award for Excellence, Congress Best Paper Award, EUNIS 2013 Fun Photo Contest)  
12:45 - 13:15 New President of EUNIS;
Uldis Sukovskis, Chairman of EUNIS 2013 Scientific and Programme Committee;
Jean-François Desnos, Executive Secretary of EUNIS
13:15 - 14:15 Lunch