Five ITS Employees: Dr. Steven Burrell, Don Carter, Michael Zimmer, Celisa Manly and Ari Yago, attended the 2019 EDUCAUSE Conference. The conference was held in Chicago, IL, and was held from October 14th through October 17th, 2019. EDUCAUSE is a nonprofit association that supports higher education, and aids in helping elevate the impact of IT. EDUCAUSE is a community of IT leaders and professionals working together to tackle challenges and leverage opportunities that are constantly evolving within higher education.
Our Chief Information Officer, Dr. Steven Burrell, served on two panels, and presented a board on a “Connected Campus”. Our Director of Information Security Services, Michael Zimmer presented “Risky Relationship? How Audit and Information Security can Work Together”. NAU’s ITS representatives enjoyed over a hundred presentations with the best and most relatable content to IT in higher education. The EDUCAUSE conference was a premier higher education IT event that combined professionals and technology from all over the world – shared ideas, gained professional development, and discovered and tackled today’s challenges.