Sem01Z - Senior Leadership Forum
PLEASE NOTE: Separate registration and fee are required to attend this seminar.

Monday, March 28 | 2:00PM–6:00PM | Room 551
Session Type: Professional Development
2020 Vision: The Future of Libraries and IT in Higher Education"If the rate of change inside an institution is less than the rate of change outside, the end is in sight. The only question is when."-Jack Welch, CEO, General ElectricWhat will library and IT organizations look like in 2020? A panel of presidents from different segments of higher education will engage participants in exploring the changing landscape of higher education. Following that, conference keynote speakers Lois Brooks and Cliff Lynch will lead a discussion of the library/IT environment of the future: What services will be provided? What technologies will be supported? What skills will be needed? What will the organization look like? Join IT and library leaders from throughout the Northeast for an enlightening look ahead.


  • Jamshed Bharucha

    Provost and Senior Vice President, Tufts University
  • Lois Brooks

    CIO and Vice Provost for Information Technology, University of Wisconsin-Madison
  • Cliff Lynch

    Executive Director, Coalition for Networked Information