Advisor and consultant to companies, organizations and governments seeking to develop a portfolio of education offerings integrating market interest, pedagogy and technology. Former Associate Vice Provost at Stanford, with experience as an operational executive with success at creating product/market fit for a portfolio of education offerings. A global citizen with high cultural intelligence, developed successful education partnerships in the Middle East, Thailand, Cambodia, France, Italy, Denmark and many others. Keynote speaker on the future of higher education and challenges facing universities as they look to the future. Former television producer and director, with extensive experience in creating nationally distributed television programs, including Uncommon Knowledge, which aired on 200+ PBS stations.
In today’s world, digital skills are more important than ever. Marca will share how the SCPD created the first ever online MS degree at Stanford in 1996 and how the digital market has evolved to change education and now, to other industries. As we shift to Digital Transformation 3.0, it is incumbent for leaders to understand what is possible and adopt a mindset to experiment with the future.