Building a Data-Ready Culture

Tuesday, February 14 | 9:15AM–10:00AM | Montgomery
Session Type: Breakout Session
Delivery Format: Interactive Presentation
We use data to make decisions small and large every day; we know its value and use. When it comes to decisions about how to define our organization's goals, how to use our resources, and how to evaluate our initiatives, however, not everyone has the same sense of confidence. Join Leah Lang (EDUCAUSE) and a panel of leaders whose institutions embrace and use data to drive decisions to share your top challenges to building a data-ready culture and learn strategies for building a data-ready culture on campus.

Outcomes: Articulate how to start and influence a path toward a data culture at your institution *Recognize challenges and opportunities that affect broad adoption of and sustainability of a data ready culture change *Attendees will be able to synthesize examples from other institutions that will help improve data-related initiatives at their campuses


  • Gayle Fink

    Asst VP Institutional Effectiveness, Bowie State University
  • Leah Lang

    Director of Corporate Engagement, EDUCAUSE

Resources & Downloads

  • Building a Data Ready Culture_slides

    9 MB, pdf - Updated on 1/27/2024