The Unified Organization of the Social Age: Fighting the Silo Tendency

Wednesday, March 13 | 12:30PM–1:20PM | Room 552
Session Type: NC13

Abraham Lincoln said it well: "A house divided against itself cannot stand." We all know that there is strength in unity, yet all too often, IT staff operate in the silos dictated by their functional areas. This practice is common, despite the fact that many IT leaders see the ability of their organizations to engage with the campus as critical to their success. This presentation will address both theoretical and practical approaches to moving toward a more collaborative culture. Learn how three different institutions are addressing this shared problem.


  • Lisa Trubitt

    Assistant CIO for Strategic Communications, University at Albany, SUNY
  • Dave Wedaman

    Organizational Development Consultant

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