Insights from Insight: Utilizing institutional data to empower students and faculty

Insights from Insight: Utilizing institutional data to empower students and faculty


How do we make sure everyone at a university understands how data is being used? How do we enable self-analysis and self-reporting with institutional data? How do we use data to empower and improve the student experience? Hear discussion around these questions and more in this special episode recorded at IBM Insight 2015. Tune in to Public Sector Talks for regular discussions around government and education topics.

This week's guest

Will Wyatt is the Director of Business Intelligence at Abilene Christian University. He helps coordinate campus-wide business intelligence development.

This week's hosts

http://www.ibmbigdatahub.com/sites/default/files/susan_bearden_0_0.jpegSusan Bearden is the Director of Information Technology at Holy Trinity Episcopal Academy, and co-moderator of #edtechchat. She manages all projects and initiatives involving hardware, software, voice/data systems and instructional technology for a PS-12 school with two campuses. She is a visionary leader and has championed the adoption of innovative classroom technologies, including BYOD, Google Apps for Education, social media, iPads, Chromebooks and Makerspaces. Susan is skilled at building broad community support and generating positive publicity for technology initiatives.


http://www.ibmbigdatahub.com/sites/default/files/lucy_gray_1.jpgLucy Gray is an Apple Distinguished Educator and an education technology and social media consultant. She is also the co-founder of the Global Education Conference. Lucy is an experienced consultant and observer of educational innovation, working with a variety of people and institutions on modernizing education. She is a frequent speaker and workshop presenter at conferences, and her projects include professional development coaching, virtual conference development, strategic planning for schools and consultation to companies and nonprofits. Lucy has a strong voice within social media and has developed a vast professional network that brings added value to her projects. Visit her website today.


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