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Future CampusTM Summit

Leading with Analytics and AI


Shaping Leaders for Tomorrow's Educational Landscape

The Future Campus Summit is a meticulously curated, retreat-style event exclusively for higher education leaders. Our mission? Equip you to not only foresee the horizon of the next decade but also actively shape it. In an era where generative AI is redefining the boundaries of education, this summit focuses on preparing individual leaders, recalibrating mindsets, and engraining a data-informed people-first philosophy.

January 17–18, 2024

Balboa Bay Resort
Newport Beach, CA

Registration Closes Friday, December 15


Collaborate and Align Across Your Institution

Attend with fellow senior leaders from your institution to address your top challenges. Content will be relevant to leaders from across your institution, including Enrollment, Student Success, Advancement, Information Technology, Administration, and more.

What is a Future Campus? An innovative institution that will thrive over the coming decade while weathering an unprecedented pace of change.


Forge Ahead on Your Future Campus Pathway

Join us for an unparalleled leadership experience, geared towards fostering alignment and forward momentum at your institution. During this intensive, selectively chosen executive event, you will:


Your institution’s current position and potential to embrace a sustainable innovation culture.


Cutting-edge analytics and AI-driven leadership techniques to motivate faculty & staff, revolutionize processes, and achieve superior results.


Craft a tailored action plan to leverage analytics and AI in overcoming your institution’s foremost challenges.

Opportunity to Network and Unwind

We’ve designed the Future Campus Summit with ample opportunities to connect with your peers and facilitate meaningful conversations and collaborations. You’ll form valuable, lasting connections that will expand your knowledge during the event and long after.

There is no better way to spark a great conversation than over a spectacular meal or refreshing drink. That’s why we take food and drinks seriously at our Summit. From gourmet coffee breaks and delicious breakfasts to delectable lunches and dinners, we’ve curated a menu that showcases local flavors and healthy options to cater to every palate.  And it’s all included.

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Featured Speakers

Tom Andriola

Vice Chancellor for Information Technology and Data, Chief Digital Officer
UC Irvine
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Laura Huang, PhD

Distinguished Professor, Faculty Director of Women’s Entrepreneurship Initiative, Author, Edge: Turning Adversity into Advantage
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Ben Nelson

Founder and Board Member
Minerva University
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Kristine Collins

Dean, Division of Continuing Education
University of California, Irvine
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Samantha Earp

Vice President for IT and CIO
Smith College
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Morna K. Foy, PhD

Wisconsin Technical College System
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Kedra Ishop, PhD

Vice President for Enrollment Management
University of Southern California
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Michael G. Latsko, SHRM-CP

Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer
Arizona State University
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Deborah MacLatchy, PhD

President and Vice Chancellor
Wilifred Laurier University
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Zoë MacLeod, PhD

Associate Vice President Professional and Continuing Studies
Royal Roads University
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D’Andra Mull, PhD

Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs
University of Colorado, Boulder
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Eduardo Prieto, EdD

Vice Chancellor for Enrollment Management
University of Mississippi
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Tressa Ries, CPA

Vice President of Finance and Administration
Mitchell Hamline School of Law
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Vicki Tambellini

CEO and Founder; Principal Analyst
Tambellini Group
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Katelyn Ilkani

President and COO; Principal Analyst
Tambellini Group
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Opening Remarks

Ben Nelson, Founder and Board Member, Minerva University

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Disrupt or Build? The Innovation Ecology

Dr. Laura Huang, Distinguished Professor, Faculty Director of Women’s Entrepreneurship Initiative, Northeastern University; Author, Edge: Turning Adversity into Advantage

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Navigational Leadership in the Era of Augmented Intelligence

Tom Androlia, Vice Chancellor for Information Technology and Data, Chief Digital Officer, University of California, Irvine

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Matt Winn
Matt Winn
Senior Analyst

As a senior analyst, Dr. Matt Winn focuses his research initiatives on academic administration, LMS, and other teaching and learning technologies. He uses his expertise to connect complex technology concepts and advise members on strategic planning and selection strategies. Matt also uses his wide range of experience to serve and improve higher education. Specifically, he assists higher education clients to increase their efficiency and efficacy, integrate disparate systems, create automations, and improve various processes across campus.

Dr. Matt Winn has become vetted in the education technology space with nearly 20 years of experience. Passionate about using technology to serve and improve education, he has led several modernization and implementation projects with student information systems, learning management systems, CRM, and other different student and academic systems. Before joining Tambellini Group, Matt served as a university VP of Information Technology and dean of Online Education at Dallas Baptist University. He has also worked in various roles, including Information Technology, Online Learning, Teaching, Admissions, and Student Affairs.

Bala Subramanian
VP and GM, Education

Bala Subramanian is VP and GM for Education at Salesforce. In this role he is responsible for driving Salesforce’s product strategy and roadmap for Education. Bala is passionate about Salesforce’s role and track record in helping Educational institutions transform their processes and systems to maximize learner success and outcomes, and create lifelong learners. Prior to this role, Bala has over twenty years of experience in Enterprise Software across a variety of industries such as Health and Life Sciences, Consumer Goods, Manufacturing and High Tech. He is passionate about bringing his learnings from best practices in other industries and applying them in meaningful and relevant ways to the Education mission.

Alexander Clark
Alexander Clark
Founder and CEO
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Alexander Clark is the founder and Chief Executive Officer of Technolutions. Alexander founded Technolutions in 1994 while a seventh-grader in Mississippi. In 2000, while a first-year English major at Yale, Alexander developed and introduced Slate, which supports the enrollment, student success, alumni and advancement operations at over 1600 colleges and universities worldwide. Described as a higher ed “Wizard of Oz” in a feature article in the Chronicle of Higher Education, Alexander has continued to lead Technolutions and its Slate community through its decades of innovation and growth.Alexander has a tremendous commitment to education as the Founder of Slate School, a non-profit K-12 independent school located in North Haven on a 40 acre campus with a focus on cultivating creativity, fostering ingenuity and curiosity and inspiring a deep passion for lifelong learning. In 2018, Alexander was awarded an honorary Doctor of Humane Letters degree by Quinnipiac University for his work as an entrepreneur and philanthropist.

Rob Curtin
Rob Curtin
Director, Higher Education
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Rob is the Director of Higher Education for Microsoft’s Worldwide Education Industry team. Based in the Boston area, he is responsible for market strategy, and landing Microsoft’s industry priorities for Higher Education globally. He is grateful his role connects him with innovators that share bold goals to modernize campus experiences, and spark innovation in their home countries. Rob is most passionate about the role of technology to guide student ownership of their lifelong learning journey and help college and universities adopt more student-centric engagement models.

Rob has been deploying technology in education for over 30 years. Beginning with IBM in 1988 he implemented the first classroom networks in the Boston Public Schools and joined Microsoft in 1991—before Excel had the AutoSum button. In the 30 years since first joining Microsoft Rob has been a two-time EdTech entrepreneur, spending a decade working on the Exeter Student Information System (1995-2004), and co-founding Pip Learning Technologies in 2014 providing cloud identity and student privacy services to K–12 school districts. Rob has served in various roles within Microsoft always focused on the education industry.

Rob received a BS from Northeastern University, his favorite sport is women’s soccer, and he deeply appreciates his wife for tolerating his travel schedule—and now even more for tolerating him at home.

Michael Bisson: Vice President of Student Product Strategy at Workday
Michael Bisson
Vice President, Student Product Strategy
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Michael joined Workday in 2013 seeding the Student project team and contributing to its initial architecture and design. Michael led the Product Management team as they designed the core student product and facilitated a three-year customer design partner program. Today, Michael leads the Product Strategy team responsible for determining market fit, competitive market intelligence, and overall product direction. Prior to joining Workday, Michael worked 16 years at Peoplesoft and Oracle in support of the Campus Solutions product in Product Management, Development, and Support. Michael has committed his professional career to the improvement of higher education management through the design and development of Student Information Systems.

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