Former Ohio University CIO to deliver COIL talk

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. -- On March 20, Bill Sams, former associate provost for information technology and chief information officer for Ohio University, will be the next Center for Online Innovation in Learning Fischer Speaker. Sams will talk from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. in Foster Auditorium, Pattee Library, and via Mediasite. 

Sams' Holistic Personal Enhancement is a recognition and incorporation of the transformational changes occurring in education driven not only by massive open online courses but also by technology. Holistic Personal Enhancement encompasses the total development of a person and/or organization with a balanced focus on core knowledge, just-in-time content knowledge as well as emotional intelligence skills such as network weaving and digital wisdom. He also developed EPIC 2020, which stands for the proposition that the education of the world will change dramatically for the better during this decade. 


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Last Updated March 17, 2015