Let's Stop Talking About DEI and Take Action!

Tuesday, October 15 | 10:45AM–11:30AM CT | W190a, Level 1
Session Type: Breakout Session
Delivery Format: Interactive Presentation
Increasing DEI (diversity, equity, inclusion) is a priority for our institutions and EDUCAUSE. There’s much talk about the need to address DEI, but how do we move beyond talk? We’ll discuss current institutional and EDUCAUSE opportunities you can leverage to take action and help advance DEI.

Outcomes: Understand how to apply approaches being used to advance DEI at other higher education IT organizations at your institution * Learn about the activities planned by the new EDUCAUSE DEI Advisory Committee * Find out how you can get involved and help lead efforts to advance DEI in the IT profession

Winner of the 2019 EDUCAUSE DEI Leadership Award. Award sponsored by Moran Technology Consulting, Gold Partner.


  • Mac McIntosh

    Vice President & Chief Information Officer, University of Richmond
  • Cheryl Washington

    Chief Information Security Officer, University of California, Davis
  • Melissa Woo

    Executive Vice President for Administration & CIO, Michigan State University