Hidden Data Trap in Higher Education: How to Move from Data Silos to Data Partnerships | UBTech Conference

Hidden Data Trap in Higher Education: How to Move from Data Silos to Data Partnerships

Higher Educational Leaders are facing the similar challenges across the United States. The operational budgets of higher educational institutions are muddled as federal and state funding is shrinking and changing. The institutions are having to pool resources to properly overcome the challenges.

This interactive session, using a case study approach, will discuss how to avoid the data trap of data silos, and how to take the silos down. This session will discuss how departments can pool their data, creating more data inclusive campuses. Topics to be discussed include how to develop data partnerships, how to internally place the most requested data at your fingertips, and how to used data to take down data silos.

Attendees will learn:

  • How to build campus data partnerships
  • How to create plans to remove the data silos, while protecting student privacy
  • How to create data dashboards for the most requested data at fingertips

Session Details

Speaker(s): 

Institution: 

Shawnee State University

Focus: 

  • Policy & Practice

Target Audience: 

Tactical

Session Type: 

Break-out

Session Format: 

Regular session

Conference Year: 

  • 2017