Future of EdTech Information Technology

We are in the most transformational times K-12 education has seen in decades. Technology is now a primary enabler for school systems to successfully navigate the transformation. The challenges facing technology leaders are more than just bandwidth and connectivity. To address the transformational challenges facing technology leaders, this track focuses on three major areas: strategic leadership, technical know-how, and preparing for the future. Presentations on strategic leadership will focus on cross-functional systems planning, enterprise project management, organizational change management, governance, talent development, cybersecurity awareness, communication and reporting. In terms of technical know-how, presentations in this track will focus on technology infrastructure, networks, data administration, network security, student data privacy, internet and wireless access. Finally, the preparing for the future track will present glimpses and deep dives on how to prepare for campus safety, artificial intelligence, virtual reality, cloud computing and next generation data ecosystem and analytics.