Evelien Renders, SURF, the Netherlands


Evelien Renders drives international collaboration in higher education at SURF, the cooperative organisation for IT in Dutch education and research. She enjoys making complex processes and data manageable, ensuring interoperability between systems. Evelien tracks international IT architecture and standards for education, including student mobility trends, contributing to flexible education globally. Previously, she coordinated Erasmus+ for non-EU partners and streamlined admissions at Radboud University. Committed to public values and open standards, Evelien champions communication, trust, and collaboration among IT stakeholders in education.