ERIC Number: ED345673
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1992
Reference Count: N/A
Twenty Years of Managing Change: Visions of the Future. Proceedings of the CAUSE National Conference (Anaheim, California, December 3-6, 1991).
CAUSE, Boulder, CO.
This volume presents the proceedings of the Professional Association for the Management of Information Technology in Higher Education (CAUSE). Following an introduction and acknowledgements, a first section details the general session presentations which covered a gamut of issues from the future of information technology in the global village, to the history of economics and the transformation of higher education in the information age. The next section presents summaries of many of the professional sessions including "Ask the Expert" sessions, Current Issues discussion groups, Constituent Group meetings, Round Table meetings and Poster Sessions. The balance of the publication presents abstracts of presentations from the conference grouped in eight tracks which addressed the following topics: (1) "Strategic Planning and Management"; (2) "Managing and Leveraging the Technology Investment"; (3) "Organizing for Information Technology"; (4) "Managerial Support through Policies and Standards"; (5) "Integrating Telecommunications and Networking"; (6) "Managing Information Technology for Academics"; (7) "New Technologies and Applications Management"; and (8) "Management Challenges for Distributed Service." Also included are a listing of corporate participants and description of their activity as well as pictorial highlights and a conference evaluation summary. (JB)
Descriptors: Access to Information, Conferences, Higher Education, Information Dissemination, Information Management, Information Needs, Information Networks, Information Retrieval, Information Services, Management Information Systems, Telecommunications, Users (Information)
Recorded Resources Corporation, P.O. Box 647, Millersville, MD 21108 (for cassette tapes of some general sessions, "Ask the Experts" sessions, and professional track presentations).
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Administrators; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: CAUSE, Boulder, CO.