IT Open Forums

Our IT Open Forum is a series of communication sessions that include topics that inform the campus about SJSU IT activities and give users an opportunity to provide input on them.

These events are open to the campus, so please invite your faculty and staff to attend. For details, view the SJSU Event Calendar.

Next Event

The next IT Open Forum is scheduled for:

Date: May 5th, 2016 | Thursday
ENG (Engineering Building) 285 | 11:00AM - 12:00NN

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Meeting number/Access Code: 926 821 288
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Harnessing the Power of Big Data and Predictive Analytics for Student Success


WebEx Q & A

There is a Chat Q&A window in WebEx. Feel free to type in your questions anytime during the presentation. Questions will be answered at the end of the presentation.

  1. To do so, click the Q&A window on the right side of the screen
  2. Type your question in the blank field, and then click Send
  3. Our Q&A Panelist will respond to your question

Note: If you don’t see the Q&A window, move your mouse to the top of the presentation and a drop-down menu will appear.

2016 Schedule

Month Day Time Location
February February 17 1.30 - 2.30 pm ENG 285
March March 24 (to be rescheduled) 11 am - 12 nn ENG 285
May May 5th 11 am - 12 nn ENG 285
July July 21 2—3 pm ENG 285
September September 22 2—3 pm ENG 285
November November 10 2—3 pm ENG 285

Add to Your Calendar

IT Open Forum events can also be viewed on the ITS Communications Calendar.

To add the ITS Communications Calendar to your Google calendar, just copy this calendar ID into the Other Calendars box in your Google calendar:

Previous Presentations

IT Open Forum - February 17, 2016

Speaker Jim Grubb, Vice President for Emerging Technologies and Chief Demonstration Officer at Cisco. Jim spoke about the “Internet of Things” (IoT) – how physical objects are now embedded with electronics, software, sensors and network connectivity which allows them to collect and exchange data.  He also talked about how this impacts each of us, SJSU and other higher education institutions.

Digital Vortex (PDF) - How Digital Disruption Is Redefining Industries

IT Open Forum - February 26, 2015

This presentation includes information regarding phone deployment, winter break updates, digital signs, informtion security update and free software.


Additional Presentations

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