Profile of Keith FowlkesVice President, Technology Business Category E&I Cooperative Services
News & Commentary Posts: 7
Keith is a veteran chief information officer serving as CIO for Saint Mary's College- Notre Dame, IN, University of Virginia-Wise and, most recently, Centre College. He is a co-founder and board member of the Higher Education Systems & Services Consortium (HESS) and has recently taken a new role as vice president of the technology contracts category for E&I Cooperative Services in Jericho, NY. Keith is also a frequent speaker and serves as a contributing writer on technology for EDUCAUSE, InformationWeek and the ACUTA Journal. He can be reached by email at keith@EandI.org and more information on E&I Cooperative Services can be found at http://www.eandi.org/ online.
Articles by Keith Fowlkes
It isn't easy changing the C-suite's view that IT is a "utility" but you can do it over time.
From my decades of experience, CIOs and CFOs have more in common than you may think.
Massive open online courses are being promoted "for the students." But software execs and politicians pushing MOOCs have money and disruption at the top of the agenda.
In the battle for tech talent, small colleges and universities have a lot to offer Gen Xers and Millennials.
Not likely. But OpenFlow and other new networking technologies provide some hope.
Massive open online courses can evolve into a phenomenal educational asset, but they're not the best educational method for most students coming out of high school.
Tablet computing opens a whole new world to faculty and students, a world that's within reach financially.