Higher Education, IT, and Public Policy

Thursday, October 27 | 1:30pm - 2:20pm ET | Ballroom B, Level Three
Session Type: Breakout Session
Delivery Format: Interactive Presentation
From cybersecurity to e-learning to IT accessibility, federal policy continues to have a significant impact on technology in higher education. Learn about the current and emerging policy issues that could have major implications for your institution and higher education in general.

Outcomes: Develop an understanding of the major policy issues impacting higher education IT in 2016 * Increase your awareness of the postelection policy landscape for higher education and technology * Share campus perspectives on current and potential policy developments with your peers and EDUCAUSE policy professionals


  • Jennifer Ortega

    Outside consultant, Ulman Public Policy & Federal Relations
  • Jarret Cummings

    Director of Policy and Government Relations, EDUCAUSE