Information Technology Review
The report for Phase 2 of the ICT strategic review is now available. This report will be used as a basis for significant ICT renewal at Laurier. The recommendations in the report are not binding and consideration will be given to cost benefits and timing of any changes to ICT structure and process on campus.
Project Charter Statement
The goal of the project is to complete the development of a multi-year strategic plan for ICT (Information and Communications Technology) at
The scope of the plan will be all ICT at Laurier at present and to outline a roadmap of how we will position ICT in the future. Phases will include a strategic assessment, a review and update of governance models, infrastructure, technical platforms, standards and business processes that support Laurier’s ICT needs. The strategy will inform a multi-year transformation plan that will move Laurier’s ICT services from where they are today to where they need to be to support the Laurier of tomorrow.
Steering Committee: Deb MacLatchy, Vice President Academic and Provost (Chair) Melany Banks, President Graduate Students Association Sharon Brown, University Librarian Tom Buckley, Assistant Vice President, Academic Services Ray Darling, Registrar Andrzej Gadomski, Acting Director of ITS, Manager Client Services, ITS Michael Lisetto-Smith, Coordinator: Study Skills and Supplemental Instruction Centre Laura Sheridan, President, WLUSU Wayne Steffler, Assistant Vice President, Administration Bob Sharpe, Associate Dean of Arts / Associate Professor Peter Tiidus, Acting Dean of Science, Professor of Kinesiology
Phase 1 – ICT Strategic Assessment – Completion of an assessment of the organization context for ICT, an inventory of ICT investment, resources, standards and practices. Benchmarking of ICT investment and effectiveness against similar organizations and best practices. April – July 2009 Phase 2 – Outline ICT vision and strategy along with desired governance model, enterprise architecture, standards and support and operating models. Phase 2 will commence in July 2009, completion in early Fall 2009. Phase 3 – Development and execution of a multi-year implementation plan. Work will commence upon completion of Phase 2.
Information Bulletins & Updates
ICT Project Contact
General Feedback/Input – ICTreview@wlu.ca
Project Sponsor – Tom Buckley, Vice President Academic Services, firstname.lastname@example.org