Establishing a Culture for Data Analytics

Thursday, February 21 | 10:15AM–11:00AM PT | Pacific Promenade - Poster20
Session Type: Poster Session
Delivery Format: Poster Session
With the significance of using data to drive student success at institutions, Georgia State University invested in learning analytics. We'll present the processes, experiences, and implications of establishing a data-driven culture at a diverse higher education institution, including how to build meaningful relationships with institutional colleagues, how to add value through exploratory data analyses, and how to accelerate wins with stakeholders. You'll leave with strategies for establishing and fostering a culture of data analytics at your institution.

Outcomes: Identify ways to effectively collaborate with departments on campus to create deeper relationships and to cultivate a data-driven culture * Explore how to offer unexpected insights and to provide answers to questions through data analysis * Explain how to establish and build trust with administrators, faculty, and students by leveraging data


  • David Cotter

    Learning Analyst & Researcher, Georgia State University
  • Yanju Li

    Lead Data Administrator, Georgia State University
  • Chad Marchong

    Assistant Director, Learning Analytics & Research, Georgia State University