Institutional Research workshop delivered in Colombia
On October 14-15, 2015, our partner, Victoria E. Díaz, delivered a workshop on Information management for decision-making in Bogotá, Colombia. This is one the workshops offered in the Training Program in Institutional Research developed in collaboration with the Centro Universitario de Desarrollo (CINDA, www.cinda.cl) based in Santiago, Chile and sponsored by Universia Colombia. A description of the program can be found here.
Participants included public and private university personnel, ranging from data analysts and information systems managers to vice-presidents academic, representing institutions from diverse regions across Colombia. The workshop offered participants with an introduction to data management, information creation and knowledge transfer in the context of institutional research, an emerging discipline in Latin America.