Department participated in Ellucian User Conference during the period
12/11/2018 until 13/11/2018. The conference is a yearly event conducted for
educational institutes to share experience and introduce new products and tools
that can be used to develop and improve the services offered by educational
institutes for students. The ultimate purpose was to meet with Ellucian
consultants to discuss the main issues faced with the current admission system.
Some universities shared their experience of implementing banner student system
such as Ajman University and ADA University in Azerbaijan’s capital city Baku,
they presented the transformation to Banner challenges, user experiences and
lessons learned. Ellucian presented ‘What’s New with Banner Student
Self‑Service’ as it has been changing rapidly since the first 9.x application
was released. In addition, an overview of Banner’s new features and its future
perspectives were discussed.