The Adaptive University: How UNC Charlotte Kept Students Learning

Tuesday, October 27 | 3:00PM–3:45PM ET
Session Type: Industry Led
Delivery Format: Live Session

UNC Charlotte found innovative ways to continue its educational mission despite the pandemic. Looking beyond the campus bubble, the institution leveraged new technology and advanced security to turn the university on a dime. Learn how it unified its security portfolio with Cisco SecureX to support students, faculty, and staff with simplicity and transparency.


Hear about UNC Charlotte’s “blended IT model” and sustainable infrastructure plan and how it prepared the campus to respond to the pandemic * Learn how the university automated and leveraged systems to respond and protect student, faculty, research, and university data in a predictable way


  • Jesse Beauman

    Deputy CIO, University of North Carolina, Charlotte
  • Mike Carlin

    Vice Chancellor for OneIT & CIO, University of North Carolina, Charlotte
  • Peter Romness

    Cybersecurity Principal - Public Sector CTO Office, Cisco Systems, Inc.