Can the Traditional University Thrive in the Internet Age?
Tuesday, May 2, 2017 / 9:30 am - 10:30 am
Brighton
   
   

Moderator
Jeffrey Silber, Managing Director and Senior Research Analyst, BMO Capital Markets

Speakers
Bill Achtmeyer, Founder and Senior Managing Director, Parthenon-EY
William Bennett, Former U.S. Secretary of Education; Chairman, Conservative Leaders for Education
Gregory Cappelli, CEO, Apollo Education Group; Chairman, Apollo Global
Ronald Daniels, President, Johns Hopkins University
Nikhil Sinha, Chief Business Officer, Coursera

University presidents, MOOC innovators, education experts and former U.S. Secretary of Education Bill Bennett will examine the continued impact of technology on education and how it might further revolutionize the college experience and offer better outcomes for students and workers at all levels.

  • Are college students receiving what they paid for: a quality education?
  • Should there be a wider range of degrees or certifications?
  • How will technology further transform the traditional campus experience?
  • Can universities expect to survive disruptive technologies intact?