Digital Transformation: Ideas Are Easy, Execution Is Hard

Tuesday, October 15 | 11:45AM–12:30PM CT | W196a, Level 1
Session Type: Breakout Session
Delivery Format: Interactive Presentation
We've heard about the major challenges facing higher education institutions and the potential for digital transformation to deliver more value to the communities they serve. But how do we start? Hear from leaders from two different institutions about the Dx journey they have embarked on.

Outcomes: Explore the vision for DX that we brought to our initiative * Learn about the concrete steps we have taken to realize the DX vision (steps, challenges, and future roadmap) * Get advice for planning your own DX initiative


  • Jennifer Casey

    Director, Digital Transformation, Simon Fraser University
  • Josie DeBaere

    Director of Technology Architecture, Boston University
  • Mark Roman

    Managing Partner, Info-Tech Research Group
  • Brian Stewart

    Chief Information Office, Simon Fraser University

Resources & Downloads

  • SlDo Response to Is Digital Transformation a Fad

    Updated on 11/26/2019
  • DX Ideas are easy Execution is hard

    Updated on 11/26/2019