Plan Your Work and Work Your Plan

EDUCAUSE Showcase Series | Plan Your Work and Work Your Plan: 2024

Looking to 2024, college and university technology leaders must make plans and take actions to anticipate how artificial intelligence can or should shape the future for higher education, build the resilience of their institutions, and work toward a greater good.

Institutional Resilience

The 2024 EDUCAUSE Top 10 describes the contributions that technology, data, and the workforce will make to advance three dimensions of institutional resilience: mission, operational, and financial.

Explore the 2024 EDUCAUSE Top 10.

AI for Higher Ed

Generative AI has emerged as the most rapidly adopted technology in history. This action plan crafts a vision of the AI future in higher education, along with practical actions that individuals, units and departments, and groups of collaborators can take to make this future a reality.

Dive into the 2023 EDUCAUSE Horizon Action Plan: Generative AI.

What would our goal for AI in higher ed look like? 1. AI outputs that are equal, representative, and unbiased. 2. Accessible educational technology that is supported by AI. 3. Users who can think critically about AI tools and outputs. 4. AI that eliminates tiresome tasks and enhances human relationships. 5. AI tools that report real-time learning analytics. 6. Digital assistants that serve as personalized, lifelong learning guides. 2023 EDUCAUSE Horizon Action Plan: Generative AI.

A Greater Good

In 2023, as EDUCAUSE celebrated its 25th anniversary, the association updated its vision, mission, strategic priorities, and values. It has never been more important to focus on the greater good that higher education seeks to advance.

Read John O’Brien, "Introducing the New EDUCAUSE Strategic Plan," EDUCAUSE Review.

Elevate Technology Professionals, Technologies, and Data as strategic assets to transform higher education.  Build Institutional Capabilities to manage risk and build resilience in an era of systemic change.  Influence the Evolution of the higher education technology market to better serve institutions and learners. "Introducing the New EDUCAUSE Strategic Plan," EDUCAUSE Review.

Showcase Webinar

Missed the webinar on December 13, 2023? Check out the recording to hear from institution and industry experts as they discuss strategic planning, institutional resilience, and innovation in the Showcase Webinar | Plan Your Work and Work Your Plan: 2024.

The Showcase Series is continuing in 2024. Look for Cybersecurity as a Core Competency in February 2024!

Gartner, Hype Cycle for Education, 2023, July, 2023 by Robert Yanckello, Marlena Brown
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