Two nationally recognized keynote speakers will be featured at the June 25 VLDS Insights Conference. Elise Miller, Senior Program Officer, Postsecondary Data, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and Kathleen Styles, Chief Privacy Officer, U.S. Department of Education.
Elise Miller will offer a national perspective on the role data (like that available from VLDS) plays in ensuring that the U.S. higher education system acts as an engine of social mobility and economic development, fueling the nations competitiveness in a global economy and making it possible for all the people in the united states to live healthy and productive lives.
Kathleen Styles will address privacy and security concerns and review the history of privacy and state longitudinal data systems,privacy initiatives at the U.S. Department of Education. She will review of the history of privacy and state longitudinal data systems, privacy initiatives at the U.S. Department of Education, and make some suggestions for the future. There will be ample time for discussion.