Advancing to the Cloud with Amazon Web Services (separate registration is required)

Tuesday, October 30 | 12:30PM–4:00PM MT | Mile High Ballroom 1C/D, Ballroom Level
Session Type: Additional Fee Program
Delivery Format: Preconference Workshop
Moving university applications to the cloud presents technical and cultural challenges, including preparing our institutions; training information technology staff; supporting students, faculty, and staff; and operating in the cloud. Individuals who have successfully moved dozens of university services to the public cloud will give presentations, as well as lead discussions and activities.

Outcomes: Fully assess your campus's readiness for cloud migrations * Better understand what to do to prepare your staff to support successful cloud-based applications * Develop an initial roadmap to accelerate cloud application and service migration


  • Sarah Christen

    Director of IT Infrastructure, Cornell University
  • Ryan Frazier

    Managing Director, Technology (HBS Online), Harvard Business School
  • Sharif Nijim

    Assistant Teaching Professor, IT, Analytics, and Operations, University of Notre Dame