IUC Shared Services Summit


The IUC Shared Services Summit brings together members of the various IUC Committees and stakeholders in our shared services programs for an opportunity to discuss benefits of the IUC shared services programs, create awareness of current contracts, and identify opportunities to carry our vision of shared services forward.


The day will feature a keynote presentation by Dr. Brent Ruben, Distinguished Professor of Communication and Executive Director of the Center for Organizational Leadership at Rutgers University. Dr. Ruben will speak about organizational change and the key elements that heighten the probability of success in change initiatives. Dr. Ruben founded, and is President of, the National Consortium for Change and Continuous Innovation in Higher Education. You may also have seen Dr. Ruben speak at the National Association for College and University Business Officers.

The summit agenda also includes breakout sessions on the following topics:

Supplier Diversity Strategies: Five Steps to Increase Inclusion 
Participants will be provided with examples of approaches that could increase inclusion of diverse suppliers on their campuses.
Implementation of Inclusive Access Course Material 
Participants will learn about Wright State’s pilots for inclusive access at their bookstore.
Software Accessibility Panel Discussion
Participants will learn about the findings at Miami University and Youngstown State University that have prompted action across the state with regard to software accessibility. In addition, representatives from Kent State University and Ohio University will share their approaches to compliance with IT accessibility standards.
Campus Training Needs and Resources
Facilitated discussion with the IUC Insurance Consortium.
OhioLINK Textbook Affordability
Participants will learn about OhioLINK's negotiated price agreement with publishers.

Download a copy of the agenda: IUC Shared Services Summit Agenda 2018

Please register for the 2018 IUC Shared Services Summit at the following link: 2018 Shared Services Summit Registration