Patrick Bauer, chief information officer, Harper College
"The use of predictive analytics is key for us as we continue to work at improving student retention rates.
Our model leverages analytics to pull disparate data sources together to provide a reporting framework, so at-risk students can be identified quickly and early intervention can increase student success."
Join University of Kentucky CIO and senior vice provost of Analytics and Technologies Vince Kellen, Independent Colleges of Indiana Director of Policy and Research Scott Feeny and Harper College CIO Patrick Bauer in an EDUCAUSE session titled, " The Science of Predictive Analytics in Education ," Wednesday, Oct. 28, 11:40 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. EDT.
Harper College and Dell have published a white paper on the student retention model and Harper College Chief Information Officer Patrick Bauer will discuss the project and methodology at Educause 2014, in a session titled Improving Student Graduation Rates Using Data Insights and Predictive Modeling taking place on Tuesday, Sept. 30th, 2014 from 3:40 - 4:30 p.m. EST.