The Maestro Steering Committee meets Wednesday.
The CEOs and Presidents meet with the Chancellor Wednesday.
The Board of Regents meet Thursday and Friday of this week.
ITAC meets Thursday.
Michael Mathews, the CIO of Oral Roberts and the past Chief Strategy Officer of Lone Star College, will be in College Station on November 20th. If you are interested in speaking with him, please contact me.
System-Wide Contracting News
The committee evaluating the RFP for Mobile Application Services is negotiating with the preferred vendor.
Four entities provided responses to the Student Information Systems RFP. A committee has been formed to evaluate the respondents. Scoring of the responses continued last week.
Siteimprove checks web pages, every five days, for spelling, grammar, broken links, and accessibility. The cost is 54 cents per web page per year. Any members interested in adding this service need to contact me directly.
The System-wide agreement with Cisco WebEx allows members to purchase licenses for their entire faculty/administrators at the low cost of $1.44/month/license.
Syncplicity licensing is available for all members.
Project Helios Updates:
- The Project Helios IV&V (Independent Verification & Validation) RFP has been posted. The RFP can be found at Project Helios IV&V RFP.
- Discussions continue to help Deloitte and Workday understand the details of our HR and payroll processes.
- Thank you to all institutions and agencies for sending their Change Champions and Project Coordinators to College Station last week to learn about the project and their critical Project Helios roles. The Change Champions and Project Coordinators also began learning about formal change management tools and techniques. Conversations will continue on a monthly basis in January.
- CEO/Presidents (Nov. 11)
- Board of Regents (Nov. 12)
- Dallas (Nov. 13)