Join us for our annual look back...and look ahead...at trends and innovations in graduate business curriculum innovation. Graduate business programs are moving fast to remain viable and competitive so let us help you stay on top of the latest happenings in the graduate business industry. This annual review will provide insight into how the industry is changing and how program administrators are adjusting to those changes. It is nearly impossible to stay on top of all the changes and innovations in the industry but Rodney Alsup of the MBA News Digest review's 1000's of articles and papers each year and will use his insights to identify the happenings and future trends that you need to keep an eye on.
Presenter: Rodney G. Alsup, D.B.A., CPA, CITP
Rodney is the founder of the MBA News Digest, a news curation and aggregation service that provides B-School leaders access to information about what is happening in MBA programs and B-Schools around the world. He served as Assistant and Associate Dean for Graduate Business Programs at Kennesaw State University and as the EMBA Program Director. During this time, he helped create an Executive MBA for Physician Executives and negotiated and participated in the design of an on-site Executive MBA for BellSouth/Cingular/ATT Corporations. He also served as the first Director of the Georgia WebMBA Program where he helped create the Georgia WebMBA including curriculum development, faculty assignment, marketing and enrollment activities, and a revenue sharing plan along with four other Georgia universities. His international experience includes managing a joint Executive MBA program for Kennesaw State University and the Romanian-American Executive MBA Program of the Institute for Business and Public Administration-Bucharest (IBPAB)-ASEBUSS. He has a long-standing association with the MBA Roundtable. He served as President for two years and he served on the Board of Directors for more than 10 years. Rodney received his BBA and MBA degrees in Accounting from Eastern Kentucky University and DBA from the University of Kentucky. He resides in Durham, NC.