Live! The Integrative CIO Podcast: Meeting Today’s Challenges

Tuesday, October 10 | 5:00PM–5:45PM CT | EDUCAUSE Studio, Central Concourse, Level 3
Session Type: Lounge
Delivery Format: Lounge

Jack Suess and Cynthia Golden will talk with Michael Berman, executive strategic consultant with Vantage Technology Consulting Group, former chief information officer for the California State University System, and the 2022 winner of the EDUCAUSE Leadership Award. They will discuss the challenges higher education and IT leaders face and strategies to address them. They’ll also share insights about how to prepare for a career as a higher education leader.


  • Michael Berman

    Executive Strategic Consultant, Vantage Technology Consulting Group
  • Cynthia Golden

    Senior Advisor, Former Associate Provost and Executive Director, UCTL, University of Pittsburgh
  • Jack Suess

    Vice President of IT & CIO, University of Maryland, Baltimore County