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July 27, 2020  Validating and Executing Your Return to Campus Plans

The ever-changing environment surrounding the pandemic means that your college's plan for returning to campus must be flexible, with the ability to adapt to every scenario. These interactive workshop modules will be led by higher education experts who have managed the pandemic response. Through presentations, discussions, and activities you and your team will be able to analyze and validate your return-to-campus plan to ensure nothing falls between the cracks.

11:00 AM-12:30 PM  Module 1: Return to Campus - Campus Activities

Presenters: Matt Alex and John Voloudakis

  • Managing Movement
  • Your Signage Strategy
  • Prioritizing Campus Activities
  • Action Plans
  • Procurement/Modeling
  • Managing Threat Levels (Green-to-Red)
  • Staying Informed

    12:30-2:00 PM  Module 2: COVID-19 Mitigation

    Presenters: Dr. Chinni Pulluru and Matt Alex

    • Pandemic Playbook
    • Testing Strategies
    • Managing PPE Protocols
    • Communication Strategy
    • Enforcing Campus COVID-19 Mitigation Protocols
    • Digital Wallets

    2:00-3:30 PM  Module 3: Managing Outbreak Scenarios

    Presenters: Dr. Chinni Pulluru and Matt Alex

    • Student Positive Scenarios
    • Faculty Positive Scenarios
    • Staff Positive Scenarios
    • Exposed Classroom Management
    • Contact Tracing Strategies
    • Shift Strategy for Full Online

    July 29, 2020 Future of the College Enterprise

    During the Future of College Enterprise modules, we'll discuss managing your college's digital twin, creating a strategy centered around Human-Centric Values, creating a digital culture, and implementing Hybrid-Flex courses.

    11:00 AM-12:30 PM  Module 4: Return to Campus - Academic Activities

    Presenters: Matt Alex and John Thompson-Haas

    • Increase Capacity to Manage Digital Twin
    • Moving to Online Offerings
    • Creating Community in a Digital World
    • Student Support Models

    12:30-2:00 PM  Module 5: Optimized College - Human-Centric Design 

    Presenters: Matt Alex and John Thompson-Haas

    • Optimizing Strategy Through Human-Centric Values
    • Creating a Digital Culture
    • Easing Transfer Mobility

    2:00-3:30 PM  Module 6: Optimized College - Hybrid-Flex (Hy-Flex)

    Presenters: Matt Alex and John Thompson-Haas

    • Developing the Hy-Flex Course in a Digital Twin Campus
    • Reallocating Instructional Activities (Through HCV)
    • Financial Modeling

    July 30, 2020 Future of the Academic Enterprise

    After the pandemic, your campus won’t be the same. During the Future of Academic Enterprise modules, we'll discuss the future of learning, how faculty can thrive in a hybrid environment, and how we can foster a culture of innovation and entrepreneurship within our organizations.

    11:00 AM-1:00 PM  Module 7: The Future of Learning

    Presenters: Matt Alex, Mike Thompson, and Amanda Ballard

    • Comprehensive Analysis of Learning Platforms Available
    • Role of the Educational Marketplace
    • Professional Development Strategies for Faculty So They Can Thrive in a Digital Twin Environment

    1:00-2:30 PM  Module 8: Fostering a Culture of Innovation and Entrepreneurship

    Presenter: Joe Abraham

    • The Role of Entrepreneurial Mindset in Authentic Innovation
    • Identifying Obstacles in Culture That Impede Innovation
    • Creating a Fertile Ground for Faculty and Staff Innovation
    • Aligning the CFO’s Objectives With an Innovation Culture
    • An Introduction to the 4 Entrepreneurial Mindsets and How to Build Cross-Functional Teams on Campus Based on Them