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iFOLIO's Secret Sauce to Capturing the Education Market
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Jean Marie Richardson, President & CEO

Today’s technologies are transforming the education sector to a new level with many advanced solutions by various providers. One of the needs in this industry that is still being addressed is student portfolio management. Although several...

iFOLIO's Secret Sauce to Capturing the Education Market
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Jean Marie Richardson, President & CEO

Today’s technologies are transforming the education sector to a new level with many advanced solutions by various providers. One of the needs in this industry that is still being addressed is student portfolio management. Although several...

Security in Education, My, How Things Change!
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J. Douglas Streit, Director, IT Security & Planning & CISO, Old Dominion University

I was a new ISO in 2011, having a conversation with an experienced colleague who took issue with some of our information security program. “We are not Fort Knox, after all,” he said. I was not new to higher-education IT, having...

The Necessity for Adopting a Strategic Vision for Technology
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Param Bedi, VP for Library and Information Technology, Bucknell University

There are increasing pressures on higher education institutions to contain cost. In the past decade, we endured the 2008 financial crisis, then again in 2015 our endowments saw low or negative returns, and now with Brexit, we are all waiting to...

Creating a "Cyber- Mindful" Campus Community: Responding to the Growing Threats of Social Engineering
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Thomas Skill, Associate Provost & CIO, University of Dayton

Let’s face it, cybersecurity isn’t going to get any easier in 2018. As long as there is a financial or geo-political incentive, the threats will keep coming and the level of exploit sophistication will keep rising. Winning this battle...

Artificial Intelligence - Where Reality Cuts Through Fantasy
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Movies are oftentimes the podium where portrayals of the non-existence tend to affect the human minds making us believe in the unreal. However, the question is, have humans stopped at the idea of anticipating the fantastical future? The answer is...

A Collaborative Partnership to Engage Students to Drive Success through Pedagogical Change and the Innovative Use of Technology in the Classroom
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Orlando Leon, CIO, California State University, Fresno

The higher education EdTech scene bustled with discussions about iPad 1:1 and 1:1 technology programs around 2013-14.  Lynn University, Maryville University, California State University—Northridge, and others started pilot programs that...

The Science and Art of Creating Connected Learning Environments
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Bucky Dodd, Ph.D., Chief Learning Innovation Officer, University of Central Oklahoma

The Internet continues to revolutionize the way people share information. It makes tasks that would have taken significant time and investment more efficient and sustainable. The Internet has given us new spaces for learning and at the same time...

How Big Data Analytics is Shaping Leadership Development Trainings
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Annually, businesses spend nearly $20 billion to $50 billion conducting leadership programmers, but a recent Accenture survey found that apart from eight percent management companies felt ineffective in developing leaders in their organization....

Stopping the Ping Pong Effect: Improving Service across Campus for Students, Faculty and Staff
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Rhonda Spells-Fentry, VP for Enterprise Technology and CIO, Prince George's Community College

I have set a priority to stop the ping-pong effect, the zig zagged experience of students, faculty and staff being sent through a series of touchpoints going from building to building or website to email to website. This phenomenon creates...

AI: Accelerating Decision-Making
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Nigel Duffy, Global Innovation AI Leader, Ernst & Young LLP

The key to victory is to make more appropriate decisions more quickly than one’s opponents. This critical insight, developed by U.S. Air Force Colonel John Boyd, is embodied in his OODA Loop concept. The principle applies as much to business...

Legal Knowledge Management and the Rise of Artificial Intelligence
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Christopher Zegers, CIO, Lowenstein Sandler LLP.

Sue, partner at BigLaw LLP, has made a career of surpassing her clients’ expectations. This is no trivial task. More often than not, Sue’s clients ask her to develop a strategy and budget to solve problems they cannot clearly define....

Cloud Computing- Revolutionizing the Education Industry
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Nelson C. Vincent, EdD, VP for IT and CIO, University of Cincinnati

Benefits of cloud computing for the education industry           Cloud computing allows students, faculty and staff to easily store, share, manage and access important documents and systems online...

Higher Ed Administrators and Tech Teams Must Collaborate To Navigate a Complex Ed-Tech Environment
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Rick Torres, President and CEO, National Student Clearinghouse

There is no bigger transition in business than moving from large for-profits to a non-profit, mission-based technology environment. At non-profits, success is measured by extending your mission of service provision to as many of their stakeholders...

Artificial Intelligence in Higher-Education
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Christopher Harrison, CTO, Nova Southeastern University

Over the last few years, Artificial Intelligence (AI) has been gaining momentum across all industries and all spectrums of the world from consumer solutions such as Siri and Alexa leveraging Machine Learning to disruptive technologies such as...

Using Technology and Content to Increase Student Engagement
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Joe Schaefer, Chief Technology and Innovation Officer, Strayer Education, Inc.

Like many other industries, higher education has undergone a disruptive, technology-based transformation—the growth of online learning. Online education attracts students from all walks of life. Many of today’s college...

Remodeling the Education Industry
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Sue B. Workman, CIO & VP, Case Western Reserve University

Few decades ago, most universities viewed ERP as a fully integrated system to manage their institutes efficiently. ERP solutions for managing data were traditionally closed hosted systems with basic interfaces but now educational institutions are...

Integrating Advanced Technology and Education
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Bob Johnson, CIO/ VP, Student and Information Services, Rhodes College

Technology Revolutionizing the Marketing Segment Marketing! Not only in cultivating relationships with  prospective students, employees, donors, and friends but also in affirming existing ones, as well. On the negative side, we need better...

CIOs as Strategic Campus Leaders
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Yvette Brown, CIO & VP IT, Barry University

We are operating in challenging times where for many of us in the independent sector of higher education—business as usual is simply not an option. If we do not take the time to rethink our current “business” models and find ways...

Transition of Higher Education CIOs
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Bob Johnson, CIO/ VP, Student and Information Services, Rhodes College

Marketing plays a key role   Marketing! Not only in cultivating relationships with prospective students, employees, donors, and friends but also in affirming existing ones, as well. On the negative side, we need better ways to...

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