New Economic Models for Higher Education: The Joy and Sorrow of Change and the Case for It

Thursday, October 20 | 5:00PM–5:50PM | Meeting Room 113A
Session Type: E11
Open education creates positive disruption of economic models, with potential to address cost and control concerns and redefine customer-vendor partnerships. Can we fuel change in support of the academic mission, or will it crumble under the weight of the status quo? Three CEOs will share their visions and concerns for the future.


  • Chris Coppola

    CIO, Kuali
  • Lou Pugliese

    President & CEO, Moodlerooms, Inc.
  • Jeff Shelstad

    GM/ VP, College of Professional Studies, Capella University
  • Kim Thanos

    CEO, Lumen Learning

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