Hot Topics for IR

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The 2015 AIR Forum Call for Proposals will open in just a few days (9/15/2014). As you plan your proposal, it may help to review a list of hot topics from the 2014 Forum, as indicated by the 10 concurrent sessions with the highest ratings and greatest attendance.  

  1. Identifying Critical Courses that Predict Dropout

  2. Leading Data Governance Activities: Perspectives from Two Institutions

  3. On Demand Interactive Dashboards—PowerPivot, a Free and Simple Tool

  4. CAIR Best Presentation: Six Stages of Growth for the IR Professional

  5. "Power" Tools for IR Reporting

  6. FERPA and its Role In Institutional Research – How to Play it Safe

  7. IPEDS Upload File Formats – Leveraging Technology to Reduce Reporting Burden

  8. SAS and Excel Go Hand in Hand for Automation: Data Management to IR Reports

  9. Building a Better Attainment Metric: The Student Achievement Measure (SAM)

  10. Making the Most of College and University Rankings


To view these and other presentations from the 2014 Forum, visit the
2014 MyForum web app.