Sailing the 7 Cs: Campus CIOs and CFOs Collaborate on Cloud/Costs Consortium

Wednesday, November 01 | 10:30AM–12:00PM ET | Meeting Room 103A, 100 Level
Session Type: Breakout Session
Delivery Format: Interactive Presentation
The Higher Education Systems and Services Consortium was formed to collectively lower costs and foster collaboration around ERPs and shared services among private institutions. This session will outline the consortium's approach to strategic cooperation and vendor agreements and provide insight into outcomes. We will discuss ideas for future collective work in this area.

Outcomes: Learn about the HESS Consortium goals * Build stronger strategic partnerships across divisions and between institutions * Foster ideas for collaborations among participants and informing future collective work


  • Penny Evans-Plants

    Chief Information Officer, Berry College
  • Keith Fowlkes

    Executive Director & Co-founder, The HESS Consortium
  • Fred Miller

  • Carol Smith

    Chief Information Officer, DePauw University

Resources & Downloads

  • Sailing the 7 Cs EDU17 FINAL USE

    3 MB, pdf - Updated on 11/22/2017
  • Sailing the 7 Cs EDU17 Poll Results

    76 KB, pdf - Updated on 11/22/2017