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Ultra-Affordable Online Courses and the Transformation of Higher Education: Implications for IT Leaders

Date: January 23, 2013

Time: 1:00 - 2:00 p.m. ET (UTC-5); convert to your time zone

Moderator: Diana Oblinger, President and CEO, EDUCAUSE

Speakers: Burck Smith, CEO and founder of StraighterLine
Brian Voss, Vice President and Chief Information Officer, University of Maryland

Summary

Brian Voss and Burck Smith will explore higher education's changing landscape and what it means for our IT community. Join us for a discussion spanning traditional institutions, entrepreneurs, regulators, policymakers, and for-profit providers that focus on the learning experience, business models, and future prospects of open content, MOOCs, and more.

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