Winning Friends and Influencing Academic Transformation

Tuesday, January 30 | 3:15PM–4:00PM CT | Galerie 2, Second Floor
Session Type: Breakout Session
Delivery Format: Discussion Circle
In this interactive "unsession," you will engage in a variety of fast-paced activities identifying challenges and successes around the innovative learning technologies life cycle, such as scalability, stakeholder priorities, resources, and more. The initial activity will drive the direction for the session, and then facilitators will guide the discussion and share their own experiences and tips for navigating complex and varied organizational contexts in higher education. You will leave with real-world examples, a curated list of tools for overcoming shared challenges, and an action plan for implementing these new strategies.

Outcomes: List multiple models/strategies for learning technology adoption and support * Identify successes and challenges associated with different models/strategies for learning technology adoption and support * Articulate 2 strategies for adopting/scaling new technologies at your institution


  • Sherry Clouser

    Director of Instructional and Curricular Innovation, University of Georgia
  • Jon Crutchfield

  • Jennifer Sparrow

    AVP, Research and Instructional Technology, New York University
  • Teggin Summers

    Assistant Dean and Director of Educational Technology, Stanford University