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Aims and Objectives
To provide a forum for the discussion and exchange of information on the provision of management information, administrative computing and related corporate services within UK higher education institutions.
To consider the need for and, where appropriate, to develop and to advise the UCISA Executive on common views, approaches and policies on national management information issues.
To promote a dialogue with influential bodies concerning the existence or otherwise of common views, approaches and policies.
To provide a base for further cooperation between higher education institutions where appropriate, particularly in relation to best practice.
To establish and foster links with related groups.
UCISA-CISG carries out its functions principally by:
Providing a forum for the consideration of views and policies on issues related to corporate information systems.
Consulting on, developing and promoting common views to external bodies such as Funding Councils, JISC,UK Universities,HE Quality organisations,UCAS and HESA.
Disseminating information to colleagues through workshops, meetings, mailing lists and the website.
Organising an annual conference.
Co-operating in the organisation of training with the UCISA Staff Development Group (UCISA-SDG) and liaising with the UCISA Software Group (UCISA-SG) to represent corporate software issues.
Disseminating views, opinions and knowledge from external bodies.
Publicising via UCISA News, UCISA web site, the group mailling list and other correspondence
Developing mechanisms for partnering arrangements with members, where the group can provide support for (though not lead) initiatives, and can provide dissemination through UCISA communication channels.
Organising liaison and task groups to address specific matters.
Other specific initiatives including working groups.
Co-operating with other UCISA groups and working parties.
Co-operating with other relevant bodies.
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