Jitka Brandejsová graduated from the Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Communication at Brno University of Technology, specializing in electronic computers. First, she worked as a system programmer and, from 1999, in managerial positions of several IT companies, where she specialized in electronic signatures, Certificate Authority and security policies managing state-funded projects. In 2005, she became a marketing and project manager of the Masaryk University Information System (IS MU), which was awarded the EUNIS Elite Award in 2005. Working in Computer Systems Unit, Faculty of Informatics Masaryk University, Brno, she assumed responsibility for special projects in the e-learning and plagiarism fields, cooperation with universities and research organisations and delivering customer focused IT academic services to other universities. Her project management and IT solutions experiences are mentioned also in several conference papers, presentations and publications (http://is.muni.cz/publikace/publikace_prohlidka.pl?uco=2893).
Masaryk University Information System - 10 Years of Experience | Kongres ITAPA 2009: Art of eServicesInformation System (http://is.muni.cz/), providing a large-scale electronic support for managing school- and study-related records and offering a wide range of educational tools as well as e-learning (http://elportal.cz/), has been running since 1999. Applications allow students to easily manage their inter-faculty studies, create their own study plans and schedule their credit-winning activities. The success relies on removing queues from Offices for Studies and simplifying academic processes. The system is designed on a unique technology for running mission-critical data smoothly and awarded not only the EUNIS Elite Award in 2005, but also the Itanium Solutions Alliance Innovation Award Finalist in 2009.