Technology Leadership and the CIO: Characteristics and Capabilities
IT is more challenging, relevant, and exciting than ever before. Leading IT requires unique characteristics and capabilities. The CIO of the future is a leader who brings strategic focus to the role of IT in higher ed. But what qualities make for a successful CIO?
OUTCOMES: Understand what characteristics need to be developed now in order to effectively become an IT leader in the future * Learn what role the CIO will need to play in the future in order to be a strategic influencer in the higher ed organization * Identify ways the CIO can position the IT organization so that it is a core player in supporting the institutional mission
Vice Chancellor, IT and Data, University of California, Irvine
Mark AskrenLeadership Coach, MOR Associates, Inc.
Louisa DaleDirector Sector Intelligence, JISC
Paul SaundersChief Technology Officer and Director of UoD IT, University of Dundee