Tuesday, August 06 | 1:00PM–2:00PM ET | Online

Industry and Campus Webinar | A CIO's Perspective
Driving Automation Adoption Culture for Student Success

As the higher education landscape continues to shift, with changing student demographics, business models, and increasingly constrained resources, institutions must foster a culture of innovation to tackle new challenges. For Oakwood University, a private, historically black institution located in Alabama, adopting automation culture has transformed the student experience. This webinar will outline concrete steps to creating a stronger digital data governance foundation, collaborating to implement change initiatives, and enabling data-driven decision-making. Learn how Oakwood is optimizing services to create lasting impact for students.


  • Learn best practices for implementing process optimization projects for improved service delivery
  • Discuss how to extend automation solutions through integration with student information systems for better data governance
  • Explore methods to drive automation adoption culture on campus in collaboration with business and IT units


  • Kirk Nugent

    Director of Information Technology, Wallace State Community College-Hanceville

Resources & Downloads

  • Slides

    28 MB, pdf - Updated on 1/26/2024
  • Transcript

    163 KB, pdf - Updated on 1/26/2024
  • Recording

    Updated on 1/26/2024


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