Robotic Process Automation and Artificial Intelligence - A Value Proposition Primer for CIOs
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Sammy Amirghodsi, VP, Data Management, Options Clearing Corporation (OCC)

With increased focus on robotic process automation (RPA) to automate mundane and repetitive tasks, the next evolution in cognitive automation is now underway. Chief Information Officers CIOs are evaluating and deploying second generation cognitive...

How to Create More Time for Teachers to Teach
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Nader Qaimari, President, Follett School Solutions

Educational technology is clearly here to stay, although at every turn it seems what we anticipate will happen is exactly the opposite of what actually occurs. Take ebooks, for example. “Books will soon be obsolete in public schools....

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...

VR and AR: Learning to Walk Before We Run
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Bob Eicholz, CTO, Production Services, Technicolor

The opportunities presented by Virtual Reality (VR) and Augmented Reality (AR) are clear. Analysts like Digi-Capital are optimistic on the prospects for the technologies, forecasting that revenue generated by the market will hit $120 billion by...

Leverage Partner Network to Lessen the Learning Curve
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Donna Benefield, SVP-IT, NRG ENERGY

Alignment to the Business Strategy, Objectives and Priorities   Business and IT work together from inception through deployment as one team to define the processes and systems. For example, NRG Engineering and Construction team deployed...

Creating Amazing Learning Solutions that are Changing the Education Market
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Aref Matin, CTO, Ascend Learning

Challenges in you’re the industry: As decision makers in this industry, we understand the challenges in our own industry and usually have an architectural and tactical roadmap that we follow closely. This industry has many hard­ware,...

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...

Will Data Eat the World? Yes, With Some Help from Open Source
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Alfred Essa, VP, Analytics & R&D, McGraw-Hill Education

“Six decades into the computer revolution, four decades since the invention of the microprocessor, and two decades into the rise of the modern Internet, all of the technology required to transform industries through software finally works...

Driving Second Order Change with Technology
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Doug Johnson, Director of Technology, Burnsville-Eagan-Savage (MN) Public Schools

When your district’s parents ask their kids how they used technology in school that day, how would your students answer? We read an e-textbook. We took a quiz. We wrote a paper. Or would the responses be: I read an article especially...

Cloud - The Innovative Disruption
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Miroslav Humer, CIO, Cleveland State University

Cloud Computing Universities continue to struggle with diminishing resources, fewer positions and reduced funding to accomplish more. We can no longer spend 17 months upgrading an on-premise ERP system to satisfy vendor mandates when that...

Strike the Right Balance between Scale and Local Innovation
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Nelson C. Vincent, EdD, VP IT & CIO, University of Cincinnati

Cloud computing allows students, faculty and staff to easily store, share, manage and access important documents and systems online anytime, anywhere, from any device. The decision to move to the cloud, however, is as much a financial...

K12 Enterprise: Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery Planning
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Steve Langford, CIO, Beaverton School District

In the early hours of August 30, 2013, the Beaverton School District data center fire suppression system explosively deployed into the room. Over half of the hard drive based storage was destroyed. This event occurred on the Friday before Labor...

"How did you use your computer in school today?"
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Doug Johnson, Director of Technology, Burnsville-Eagan-Savage (MN) Public Schools

This simple question is one that that many parents in our school district will be asking their children after the 2016 fall roll-out of our 9-12 Chromebook 1:1 initiative. And the question has driven our thinking and planning efforts. While...

CIOs as Drivers of Digital Transformation
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Klara Jelinkova, CIO & VP, Rice University

Technology has a tremendous transformative potential to drive innovation. However, many CIOs are often weighed down by legacy applications and cannot easily free up resources to drive business change. The issue with legacy applications is twofold:...

MedaPhor: AI for Ultrasound
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Nicholas Sleep, CTO

Renders AI-based systems and a simulation platform for improving patient assessment and diagnosis

Hippo Video: Video-first Approach to Flipped Classrooms
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Nilamchand Jain, Co-founder, Karthi Mariappan S, Co-founder & CEO and Srinivasan Krishnan, Co-founder

The Company offers Hippo Video, a powerful video content creation and sharing platform for educators and schools

RANDA Solutions: Enhancing Teacher Effectiveness
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Marty Reed, Founder and CEO

RANDA acquires, manages and utilizes data—providing administrators and teachers a variety of education intelligence

Avallain: Pioneering Digital Education
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Ignatz Heinz, Co-Founder & MD

Develops e-learning solutions to create, maintain and publish interactive content and personalized learning materials

Registar Systems: Enhance Student Enrollment and District Communication
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Richard Lessard, President

Provider of solutions to accommodate the unique requirements of K-12 student registration, Summer School, Free and Reduced Meals, and approval processes

Enterprise Hive: Accelerating Campus Engagement
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Vicki Tambellini, President, CEO, & Founder

Delivers solutions to help institutions create better engagement and customer service for their students, leading to better outcomes

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