We Built, We Bought, We Shared: The Costs of Administrative Service Systems vs. the Academic Mission
Thursday, October 17 | 9:00AM–9:50AM | Meeting Room 213D
Session Type: Professional Development
This panel will bring to life lessons learned from alternative approaches to manage the costs of ERP implementations, including building your own in the modern era, buying and implementing in smarter ways, implementing SaaS alternatives, and joining a higher ed consortium that shares processes and software development. We will also address the leadership opportunities for finding ways to minimize the costs of administrative systems so our institutions can invest in our core missions: teaching and learning, service, and research.
Consider the historical expenses of ERP investments. | Learn about buying and implementing administrative systems in smarter ways. | See how the various alternatives can work for your institution.
Ted DoddsCIO and Vice President for Information Technologies, Cornell University
Steve FleagleCIO and Associate Vice President, The University of Iowa
Laura PattersonUniversity of Michigan-Ann Arbor