Building Institutional & Student Success
UB Higher Education Leadership Summit
The Camby, Autograph Collection, Phoenix, Arizona
Sep 13 - 15, 2017

UB Higher Education Leadership Summit, September 2017

The Higher Education Leadership Summit will provide participants with opportunities for high-level networking and new thinking in key topics related to campus leadership, including technology solutions that are reshaping the higher education landscape.

This is an invitation-only event for higher ed leaders who have been selected based on their key roles in the future of their institutions. Contact Susan Charamut to request an invitation.

Agenda

Wednesday, September 13, 2017

5:30 - 6:30 PM Welcome Reception

6:30 - 8:00 PM Dinner

Thursday, September 14, 2017

7:45 - 8:45 AM

Breakfast

8:45 - 9:20 AM

Welcome and Opening Remarks

9:20 - 9:50 AM

Embracing Campus Diversity and Addressing Racial Unrest

Speaker: Weldon H. Latham, Esq., founder and chair of the Corporate Diversity Counseling Group and a member of the Higher Education Group of Jackson Lewis PC

9:50 - 10:20 AM

Managing Institutional Change in Higher Education

Speaker: A. Jerald Ainsworth, Provost & Senior Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs, University of Tennessee at Chattanooga

10:20 - 10:40 AM

Break

10:40 - 11:10 AM Higher Education’s Symbiotic Relationship with EdTech: The Good, The Bad and The Ugly

Speaker: Elliott Levine, HP Distinguished Technologist for Education

11:10 - 11:40 AM

Solution-Focused Institutional Case Study

11:40 - 12:10 PM

Be Bold; Steer for the Deep Waters Only—The Story of One School’s Transformation

Speaker: Nicole L. Trufant, Vice President of Finance and Administration, University of New England, which in less than a decade increased enrollment from 4,000 to more than 12,000 students and dramatically improved its financial health.

12:10 - 1:10 PM

Luncheon

1:10 - 1:40 PM

Tabletop Workshops

Topics to be determined by attendees

1:40 - 2:10 PM

Solution-Focused Institutional Case Study

2:10 - 2:40 PM

Solution-Focused Institutional Case Study

2:40 - 2:55 PM

Break

2:55 - 3:25 PM

Starving the Beast: A Filmmaker's Perspective on Higher Ed

Speaker: Steve Mims, a lecturer at the Moody College of Communication at UT-Austin and director of “Starving the Beast,” an exploration into the philosophy and the players behind the recent push to cut state support for higher education.

3:30 - 4:30 PM

Roundtable Breakout Discussion I

4:30 - 6:30 PM

Personal Time

6:30 - 7:00 PM

Reception

7:00 - 10:00 PM

Dinner and Entertainment

Friday September 15, 2017

7:45 - 8:30 AM

Breakfast

8:30 - 9:00 AM

Solution-Focused Institutional Case Study

9:00 - 9:30 AM

The Changing Tasks, Roles and Responsibilities of Instructional Faculty

Speaker: James Muyskens, Summit Chair and Former President, Queens College, NY

9:40 - 10:40 AM

Roundtable Breakout Discussion II

10:45 - 11:45 AM

Drill-Down Sessions

11:45 - 12:00 PM

Closing Remarks

12:00 - 1:00 PM

Luncheon