Category Archives: events


When : 24/25/26 June, 2010 Where: Keble College, Oxford, UK More info: With nearly all global organisations using Open Source software today, the industry faces a challenge of properly understanding the development, contribution, and communities instrumental to creating an enterprise-grade Open Source policy and ensuring its successful adoption. At the same time with increasing … Read more

AoC Information, Data and Technology Conference

  The Information, Data and Technology Conference (formerly NILTA CIS Conference) is a well established national event focusing on the technical issues associated with the collection of data and on the main challenges confronting College MIS departments. The event will consider the crucial importance of data management in the effective running of Colleges, not least … Read more

e-asy Assessment: Creating assessment for better learning

e-asy Assessment 17 May 2010 National Space Centre, Leicester Creating assessment for better learning This event is a unique opportunity for practitioners to engage with innovative ways of assessing learners to make assessment e-asy for them. Organised by the Higher Education Academy (HEA) and the JISC Regional Support Centres the event is designed for lecturers … Read more

eResearch – What is it and how can it help me?

Date: Tuesday 17 November Venue: Priorslee Hall, Telford Campus, University of Wolverhampton, Shifnal Road, Priorslee, Telford, Shropshire, TF2 9NT Website This JISC-sponsored roadshow, for researchers and those providing IT support services, will introduce the concept of e-research and some of the tools, along with case studies from practitioners in various disciplines. Many academics engage in … Read more

CBI Higher Education Summit

Building partnerships for success – the CBI Higher Education Summit The launch of the CBI Higher Education Task Force report ‘Stronger Together – Businesses and Universities in Turbulent Times ‘  made a big impact in the media, and raised awareness of the importance of strong links between business and universities. The CBI HE Summit on … Read more

Delicious feeds

Delicious feeds of tagged blog posts, website news feeds etc, all relating to events organisation on subjects such as green events how to make sessions more interactive how to use Twitter at an event pre-event community building and  much much more, can now be viewed here on the JISC events blog. The tags being used … Read more

JISC Access & Identity Management Programme Call

The new JISC Access and Identity Management Programme call has been released: The deadline for receipt of proposals in response to this call is 12 noon GMT on Monday 19th October 2009. The JISC is holding a community briefing event where potential bidders will be given information about the background to the call, its … Read more