A Blueprint for Enabling Academic Transformation

Monday, January 29 | 4:00PM–4:45PM CT | Galerie 3, Second Floor
Session Type: Breakout Session
Delivery Format: Interactive Presentation
Educational technology plays a crucial role in enabling academic transformation. Edtech products are increasingly conforming to the interoperability that enables learning and innovation. When these products are trusted to work together, they support a diversity of new learning models that improve the experiences of learners and educators. Shaping this learning ecosystem requires strong collaboration, as well as procurement and implementation strategies for both IT leadership and academic leadership. Take part in an interactive discussion and debate about what is needed to get to a pervasive ecosystem where institutions can realize better integration, better user experiences, and better learning from your educational technology.

Outcomes: Understand how higher ed institutions can truly benefit from an ecosystem of innovative digital products that is shaped by edtech * Come away with a blueprint for building your fully integrated digital ecosystem * Develop strategies for enabling digital transformation across academics and IT


  • Rob Abel

    CEO, 1EdTech
  • Sam Birk

    Purdue University Fort Wayne
  • David Goodrum

    Director of Academic Technology, Oregon State University
  • Lou Pugliese

    Managing Director & Sr. Innovation Fellow
  • Jennifer Sparrow

    AVP, Research and Instructional Technology, New York University

Resources & Downloads

  • Blueprint for Academic Transformation 012918

    1 MB, pptx - Updated on 1/21/2024