Oct 31 2017

EDUCAUSE 2017: CEO John O'Brien Has High Hopes for Philadelphia Conference

EDUCAUSE 2017 officially opens today, and President and CEO John O'Brien gives us a sneak peek at this year's offerings and conference themes.


    John O’Brien, President and CEO, EDUCAUSE

Video Highlights

  • EDUCAUSE 2017 by the numbers: 400 sessions, more than 275 exhibitors, 8,000 attendees from 1,700 institutions
  • Security is a major theme this year, as are emerging and student success technologies and Big Data.
  • EDUCAUSE president and CEO says conversations continue around diversity, equity and inclusion in higher education.

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