Mergers and Acquisitions: Leading Central IT Organizations and Subsidiaries

Wednesday, October 16 | 10:45AM–11:30AM CT | W196a, Level 1
Session Type: Breakout Session
Delivery Format: Interactive Presentation
Mergers and acquisitions are becoming a common part of the education landscape. In some cases, it is through IT centralization projects. In other cases, institutions are acquiring external entities. Hear from an institution that helped merge a research center with an external SaaS company soon after completing a university-wide shared services centralization effort.

Outcomes: Discuss common themes of due diligence, culture, and culture within a culture * Demonstrate multiple levels of geographic considerations for IT workers * Learn how to overcome the "many bosses" dilemma


  • Curt Herridge

    Associate Chief Information Officer, Southern Methodist University

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