Untapped Data: Enhancing Teaching and Learning

Washington, District of Columbia
Wednesday, July 25, 2018

Registration and Breakfast (8:00am)
Presented by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation 
 

Welcome and Setting the Stage (8:45am)  

Student Learning Data: Promises and Pitfalls (9:00am - 10:00am)
Speakers
-  Michelle Asha Cooper, President, Institute for Higher Education Policy
-  Debra Humphreys, Vice President for Strategic Engagement, Lumina Foundation
-  Louis Soares, Vice President, Strategy, Research and Advancement, American Council on Education  

Deep Dive: One System's Use of Data (10:00am - 11:15am)
Speakers
-  MJ Bishop, Director, University System of Maryland's Center for Academic Innovation
-  Gayle Fink, Assistant Vice President for Institutional Effectiveness, Bowie State University
-  Jack Suess, Vice President of IT & CIO, UMBC  

Break  

Debating the Value of Data and Metrics (11:30am - 12:30pm)  
Speakers
-  Jerry Z. Muller, Professor, The Catholic University of America
-  Travis Reindl, Senior Communications Officer, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation  

Lunch (12:30 - 1:15pm)
Presented by Mediasite
 

Does Reliance on Data Discriminate? (1:15pm - 2:15pm)
Speakers
-  Tiffany Jones, Director of Higher Education Policy, The Education Trust
-  Michele Siqueiros, President, Campaign for College Opportunity 
-  Michael J. Sorrell, President, Paul Quinn College  

Break  

Overcoming Obstacles to Using Data Effectively (2:30pm - 3:30pm)
Speakers
-  Dale Allen, President and Co-Founder, DXtera Institute
-  Rachelle Hernandez, Senior Vice Provost for Enrollment Management, The University of Texas at Austin
-  Webster Thompson, Executive Vice President of Business Development, Watermark
 

Insights From the Editors and From You (3:30pm - 4:00pm)
Speakers
-  Scott Jaschik, Editor, Inside Higher Ed 
-  Doug Lederman, Editor, Inside Higher Ed  

Reception (4:00 - 5:30pm)
Presented by VitalSource
 

Updated as of July 9, 2018  

 

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