Navigating Higher Ed from Fragile to Agile

Tuesday, September 30 | 3:30PM–4:20PM | Meeting Room W205B/C
Session Type: Professional Development

Higher education organizations face unique challenges of multiple missions, academic traditions, and shared decision structures. Both Notre Dame and the University of South Carolina have implemented agile concepts to deliver function and value to their institutions. Explore their journeys and determine how best to plot your course toward agile.

OUTCOMES:Understand basic agile concepts and the terminology of Scrum and Kanban. Discover the benefits of the agile methodology such as focus, flexibility, and transparency. Determine how to tailor agile for your organization


  • Rita Anderson

    Program Manager, Student Information Systems, University of South Carolina
  • Michelle Johnson

    Director, Service and Platform Management, University of Notre Dame
  • Kristen Morin

    Sr Director, Enhanced Technology Partnerships, University of Notre Dame
  • Sherry Morrill

    Director, Project Management, University of Notre Dame
  • Kristine Sunda

  • Tracy Weber

    Assistant Vice President, Community IT Experience, University of Notre Dame

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