The Greek Universities Network (GUnet) is a non-profit civil company founded in September 2000. GUnet’s members are all the Universities in Greece. The mission of the company is to promote, facilitate and coordinate the use of advanced information and communication technologies (ICT), services and applications in the Greek academic community for supporting the Greek higher education institutes in their mission and in general, research and education in Greece.
More specifically, GUnet’s aims include the following:
Since 2012, GUnet coordinates the development of OpenCourseWare and open educational resources by its members at the national level.
GUnet was the winner of the 2016 Creative Innovation Award given by the Opencourseware Consortium (ocwconsortium.org) to recognise outstanding innovations that bring a new approach to Open Education.