Foundations of Data

July 23-23, 2024
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July 23, 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. ET

Pricing: $225/$325 (members/nonmembers)

This workshop teaches the basic principles of data and data management in the context of higher education. We explore the several types of data, where those data are located within an institution, how data are governed, the sources of internal and external data, and how data are stored and accessed. Participants new to higher education data will be served easy-to-understand information and those needing a refresher will find useful tips. 

As a result of this workshop, participants will be able to:

  • Articulate the types of data and the four levels of measurement.
  • Understand common data-related higher education terminology.
  • Identify sources of administrative, non-administrative, and external data.
  • Describe basic concepts related to data governance and management.


  • 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. ET workshop 
  • 1–2 p.m. ET lunch break
  • 2–4 p.m. ET workshop 


  • Space is limited to 25 participants per workshop. Seating is allocated on a first-come, first-served basis. 
  • Each registration grants workshop access to one participant. 
  • Registration closes July 21 at 11:59 p.m. ET or when seating capacity is reached. 


  • If you have any special needs addressed by the American with Disabilities Act, please contact the AIR Education Team at 850-385-4155 or email

About Foundations Workshops Cancellation Policy Terms and Conditions

Program Name: Foundations Workshops
Event Type(s): Virtual Workshop
Experience Level: Beginner
Length of Event: 5 hours
Date(s): July 23-23, 2024
Cutoff Date: Jul 21, 2024