Information Technology Services

Drop Shadow

October 30, 2013

Agenda for ITAC Meeting

Location: UC 128

Date: Wednesday, October 30, 2013

Time: 12:00—2:00 pm

Lunch Served

Introduction: ITS Organization, Budget and Staffing – Chris Wessells                                       5 minutes

ITS Directors’ Presentations                                                                                                                       20 minutes

  • Current & Future Projects (each Sr. Director has 5 minutes)
  • Important events (save the date) Tech Showcase, Boot Camps, SII, Faculty Tour of Data Centers, etc.

Blackboard Presentation                                                                                                            15 minutes

(Liam Ferris, Functional Solutions Engineer Team for North America Higher Education at Blackboard, and Chad Kainz, Strategic IT Consultant for technology in education, online learning, and mobile strategy)

  • New Analytics Modules within Blackboard
  • New Outcomes Module within Blackboard
  • Blackboard Q & A                                                                                                                       5 minutes

Innovative Interfaces Inc (III) Presentation                                                                             15 minutes

(Marjorie McLaughlin, Director of Library Relations Management)           

  • New and emerging technologies for Libraries directed at Students and Faculty
  • III Q & A                                                                                                                                      5 minutes

Open Dialogue with Faculty and Student ITAC members and Q & A                                         20 minutes