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Making Information Pay: Higher Education is an extension of BISG's signature annual event that will focus on the needs and developments in the Higher Education side of publishing. This year's dual focus will be on education technology and the impact of accessibility initiatives on higher-education content delivery. Agenda and further information to come. Save the date in your calendars!

 Export to Your Calendar 12/8/2017
When: Friday, December 8th
1:00 PM
Where: Macmillan Learning
1 New York Plaza
New York, New York 
Contact: Kim Graff

Online registration is available until: 12/7/2017
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The Higher Education meeting will be ran like a longer BISG Program, there will be four sections, as outlined below, with conversation starters. After they finish speaking, an open discussion will happen amongst attendees.


Welcome & Introductions

Conversation Starter: Joe Karaganis, American Assembly, talking about their "Open Syllabus" project

  • Discussion: Industry structure and pain points across the value chain 

Conversation Starter: Dan Crain, Gadget Software, on product design in an overwhelming mobile market

  • Discussion: Trends and experiments across channels


  • Discussion: Digital transformation of the university itself and what hat means 

Conversation Starter: Robert Martinengo, AMAC Accessibility Solutions at Georgia Tech, on accessibility mandates in higher education 

  • Discussion: What BISG can be doing to build awareness of how changes in formats, workflows, channels, and mandates are affecting the higher-education space

Wrap-up and next steps 


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