PRELIMINARY AGENDA

Agenda at a Glance

If you care about creating the best possible mobile experience on your campus and crave concentrated time to reimagine your strategy in the company of your peers, Kurogo Higher Ed Mobile Conference is what you’ve been waiting for.

Agenda is subject to change.

MONDAY
APRIL 3, 2017

TUESDAY
APRIL 4, 2017

WEDNESDAY
APRIL 5, 2017

7:30 am

Breakfast and Registration

8:30 am

Opening Remarks

Dr. Joel L. Hartman, Vice President and CIO, University of Central Florida

9:00 am

Keynote Address: Are Software Companies Failing the Higher Ed?

Wayne Bovier, Former Vice President of Digital Products and Strategy, Laureate International Universities

9:45 am

Coffee Break with Sponsors

10:15 am

Creating Engaging Mobile Experiences

Eric Kim, Co-Founder and Vice President of User Experience

11:00 am

Taking Your Campus Transportation On-Demand

Javier Correoso, Public Affairs Manager, Uber Technologies

11:45 am

Lunch

Connect with fellow colleagues during this luncheon networking session

Strategy Track Implementation Track
12:45 pm

Streamlining The Mobile Experience: App Proliferation

Jenny Gluck, Associate CIO, Syracuse University and Matt Willmore, mobileND Program Manager, University of Notre Dame

Empower Your Students with Data: SIS and Mobile App Integration

Troy Knickerbocker, Director, Web Development, University of the Incarnate Word and Keith Myers, Senior Vice President, Partnerships, N2N Services, Inc.

1:40 pm

Longevity Marketing: Making your App Last

Ryan Seilhamer, Instructional Designer / Mobile Product Manager, University of Central Florida; Joe Raditch, Communications Director, UCF IT, University of Central Florida; and Erick Beck, Director of Web Development, Texas A&M University

Digital Campus: Let’s Get Personal

Rebekah Dorn, Ph.D., Assistant Director of User Experience, Florida State University; Kyle Gower-Winter, Associate Director of Custom Development, Florida State University; and Pete Akins, VP of Engineering, Modo Labs

2:25 pm

Coffee Break with Sponsors

2:45 pm

RSVP: Using your App for Campus Events

Lacey Olson, Assistant to the Director of Residential Life, University of Massachusetts Amherst and Noelle Seybert, Social Media Manager, Pepperdine University

Build It and They Will Come: Prototyping with Your Mobile App

Andrea Comsa, Senior Director of Operations and Outreach for the Center for Career Discovery and Development, Georgia Institute of Technology; and Mogs Charlton, Sales Engineer, Modo Labs

3:40 pm

Putting the ‘Community’ in Community College: Using Mobile Apps to Build Engagement and Community

August Alfonso, Chief Information Officer, Del Mar College; and Dr. Melissa Harts, Vice President of Technology and Distance Education, Pasco-Hernando State College

Harness the Power of Mobile Messaging

Bryan Wolf, Emerging Technologies Coordinator / Webmaster, Maine Maritime Academy; and Andrew Hanlon, Mobile Administrator, Florida State University

4:30 pm

The Appademy Awards: Honoring the Best Mobile Campus Apps of the Year

Courtney Austermehle, VP of Industry Marketing, Education, Modo Labs; and Pico Rech, Director of Customer Engagement, Modo Labs

5:30 pm

Kurogo Cocktail Reception on the Gatlin Terrace

7:30 am

Breakfast and Registration

8:30 am

Keynote Address: Gen Z Goes to College and a 40 Year Old Anthropologist Tags Along

Dr. Michael Wesch, Associate Professor of Cultural Anthropology, Kansas State University

9:20 am

Meet the Class of 2021: A Student Panel

10:05 am

Coffee Break with Sponsors

10:35 am

Mobile Engagement: For the Students, By the Students

Brent Comstock, Student, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and Founder & CEO, BCom Solutions; and Kate Hash, Manager, ITS Communications & Digital Services, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

11:20 am

Empowering Students—and Liberating IT— in Mobile App Development

Alan Wolf, Managing Director, Academic Technology Services, Harvard University Information Technology (HUIT); Dr. Melissa Harts, Vice President of Technology and Distance Education, Pasco-Hernando State College; Valerie Craig, Manager Technology Applications and Service, University of Southern Mississippi; and Mark Albert, Director, University Web & Identity Services, The George Washington University

12:00 noon

Lunch

Connect with fellow colleagues during this luncheon networking session

1:00 pm

Mobile Trends 2017: What Sizzled, What Fizzled and What’s Coming Next

Shea Lewis, Solutions Engineer, salesforce.org; Andy Kaplan, Managing Partner, Education Growth Partners; and Stewart Elliot, CEO, Modo Labs

Strategy Track Implementation Track
1:55 pm

Toward a Smart Campus

Gordon Wishon, Chief Information Officer, Arizona State University

Where Is My Bus? A New School Approach to Transportation Management

Julie Dunlap LePoer, Mobile Webmaster, Fitchburg State University, and Peter SerVaas,
President at DoubleMap

2:40 pm

Coffee Break with Sponsors

3:10 pm

Using Mobile Apps to Engage Veteran Students and Distance Learners

Troy Knickerbocker, Director, Web Development, University of the Incarnate Word; and Tracy Woods, Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer, American Public University System

Mobile Analyze: Real-time Insights with Actionable Data

Marshall Vale, Vice President of Product Management, Modo Labs

4:05 pm

Health, Wellness & Safety at Your Fingertips

Alan Wolf, Managing Director, Academic Technology Services, Harvard University Information Technology; Jeff Dillon, Director, Web & Mobile Services, California State University Sacramento; and Kevin Moore, Senior Web Developer, California State University, Northridge

How Mobility is Driving Changes in Campus Authentication Strategies: Planning For Success

Marshall Vale, Vice President of Product Management, Modo Labs and Andy Knott, Senior Sales Engineer, Okta

4:50 pm

Free Time Before Evening Activity

6:30 pm

Departure for Evening Event @ Mangos Orlando

8:00 am

Networking Breakfast

9:00 am

Keynote Address: Creating and Delivering a Change Management Plan for Digital Transformation

Dr. Jeff D. Borden, Chief Innovation Officer, Saint Leo University

9:45 am

The Real ROI: Best Practices in Admissions & Enrollment

Colonel Deborah J. McDonald, Director of Admissions, United States Military Academy at West Point; David Rose, VP of Enrollment & Marketing, Indiana Wesleyan University’s National and Global Campus; and Matt Willmore, mobileND Program Manager, University of Notre Dame

10:30 am

Coffee Break with Sponsors

11:00 am

Closing Keynote Address: When It Comes to Mobile, Higher Ed is ‘Just Getting Started’

Andrew Yu, Founder and Chief Technology Officer, Modo Labs

11:45 am

Conference Wrap-Up

12:00 noon

Conference Adjourns

 

 

7:30 am

Networking Breakfast

8:30 am

Keynote Address: When it Comes to Mobile, Higher Ed is ‘Just Getting Started’

Andrew Yu, Founder and CTO, Modo Labs

9:15 am

Creating and Delivering a Change Management Plan for Digital Transformation

10:00 am

Coffee Break with Sponsors

10:15 am

Utilizing Mobile for Staff, Faculty, and Students: Next Gen Institutional Experiences

11:00 am

Driving New Business Models through Technology and Mobile Apps

11:45 am

Conference Wrap-Up

12:00 noon

Conference Adjourns

SPEAKERS

 

Sponsors

Thank you to our 2017 sponsors!