Emerging Web Technologies: Building New Connections in Higher Education

Increasing Enrollment and Retention via Technology: Blending High Tech and High Touch

June 18th – 20th, 2008

Presentation Materials

  • PowerPoint Presentation (4 MB)

Contact Information

Mark Greenfield
Director of Web Services
Mail Drop: 109 Norton Hall
Office Location: 454 Porter Hall
State University of New York at Buffalo
Buffalo, N.Y. 14260
Phone: (716)645-2811
Fax: (716)645-7761
Email: markgr@buffalo.edu


The web continues to evolve at exponential rates. Today’s technologies will quickly become tomorrow’s old news. RSS, podcasts, blogs, wikis and social networks can no longer be considered emerging technologies. So what new technologies are on the horizon? This presentation will explore the important high-level trends and examine the next generation of web tools that will allow higher education institutions to continue to connect and collaborate with all constituents.

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