Preliminary Conference Schedule

Tuesday, June 16, 2009




12:00 p.m. Board Meeting Presidentís Dining Room
2:00 p.m. Registration Opens Central Quad
5:00 p.m. Opening Reception Central Quad
6:00 p.m. Welcome Dinner Branca Patio


Wednesday, June 17, 2009




7:30 a.m. Buffet breakfast on campus Marketplace
9:00 a.m. Welcome Johnson 200
9:15 a.m. General Session

Virginia Kuhn, Research Assistant Professor, Associate Director, Institute for Multimedia Literacy. University of Southern California

Todd Presner, Associate Professor of Germanic Languages and Jewish Studies; Director, Hypercities. University of California, Los Angeles
Johnson 200
10:30 a.m. Coffee Break Central Quad
11:00 a.m. Breakout with Virginia Kuhn Fowler 202
  Breakout with Todd Presner Johnson 200
12:15 p.m. Lunch Marketplace
1:30 p.m. Agility in a Time of Crisis (CIOs only)

Brett Ingerman, VP for Computing and Information Services. Vassar College

Robert Renaud, VP and CIO, Dickinson College
Fowler 112
  The Devilís in the Data: Assessing Information Technology

Sondra Smith, Co-CIO, Information Technology; Director, Educational Technologies. St. Lawrence University
Fowler 202
3:15 p.m. Building a Community of Practice Around Digital Storytelling

Eric Behrens, Associate CITO. Swarthmore College
Johnson 200
  The Politics of Customer Service

John Bucher, Chief Technology Officer. Oberlin College

Carl Heideman, Director of Computing & Information Technology. Hope College
Fowler 202
4:15 p.m. Coffee Break and Office Hours with Virginia Kuhn and Todd Presner Central Quad
5:30 p.m. Buses leave campus for evening event Alumni Circle
6:00 p.m. Reception and Dinner at Autry Museum Autry National Center of the American West
8:30 p.m. Buses return to Oxy Campus and Pasadena Westin Alumni Circle


Thursday, June 18, 2009




7:00 a.m. Annual CLAC Business Meeting

Green Family Dining Room

NMC Amphitheatre in Second Life
7:30 a.m. Breakfast Marketplace
9:00 a.m. Moving to Moodle: A Transition Model

Lee Hisle, Vice President for Information Services and Librarian of the College. Connecticut College

Chris Penniman, Director of Instructional Technology. Connecticut College
Johnson 200
  Doing More with Less: The Case for Project Management

David Waldron, Chief Information Technology Officer. College of Wooster
Fowler 202
10:30 a.m. Coffee Break Central Quad
11:00 a.m. Information Risk Assessment and Management

Jonathan Enos, Associate Provost and Chief Information Officer. Franklin & Marshall College

Gavin Foster, Associate VP of IT. Gettysburg College
Johnson 200
  VIPEr: Blurring the Line Between Repository and Social Network for Faculty

Ethan Benatan, Director, Computer User Services. Reed College

Adam Johnson, Associate Professor of Chemistry. Harvey Mudd College
Fowler 202
12:15 p.m. Lunch Marketplace
  CLAC Board Lunch Presidentís Dining Room
1:30 p.m. Remote Security Vulnerability Scanning Project/Update on OBECLAC

Randy Stiles, Vice President for Information Management. Colorado College

Joel Cooper, Director, Information Technology Services. Carleton College
Johnson 200
  Outsourcing Services: Shifting to Software as a Service, Outsourcing GIS Support, Cloud Computing

Joseph Vaughan, CIO and Vice President for Computing. Harvey Mudd College

Rick Holmgren, Executive Director, Learning, Information, and Technology Services. Allegheny College

Jason LaMar, Director of Information Services. Ohio Wesleyan University.

Trina Marmarelli, Instructional Technologist. Reed College
Fowler 202
2:45 p.m. Voice Over Internet Protocol: Implementing VOIP Solutions Panel

Joel Cooper (moderator), Director, Information Technology Services. Carleton College
Johnson 200
  Google Experiences and Google Apps for Education

Jerry Sanders, CIO. Macalester College

Jeff Pestun, Associate Director of Computing and IT. Hope College
Fowler 202
3:45 p.m. Coffee Break Central Quad
4:15 p.m. CLAC 2009 Wrap-Up Johnson 200
5:30 p.m. Closing Reception Weingart Patio
7:00 p.m. Buses from Oxy to Westin and Old Town Pasadena Alumni Circle
9:00 p.m. Bus from Old Town Pasadena to Westin Hotel and Oxy Alumni Circle


Friday, June 19, 2009




7:00 a.m. Breakfast and Checkout for Rangeview Residence Hall guests Marketplace
grey divider bar contact box

Rebecca Rossignoli
Executive Assistant to the VP of Information Resources/CIO
Occidental College
(323) 259-1451