Campus Consortium to Present a Webinar on Admissions & Student Services Chatbots Research & Vendor Comparison

Chicago, September 21, 2020: Campus Consortium, a global non-profit education association, announced that it will be hosting a live Webinar titled “Higher Education AI & Chatbots Research & Vendor Comparison Briefing” on Tuesday, September 22, 2020.

Campus Consortium has recently published the Artificial Intelligence & Chatbots Magic Box Report 2020 for Higher Education. The Higher Ed Artificial Intelligence & Chatbots Magic Box is a culmination of research in the AI marketspace, giving a wide-angle view of the relative positions of the market’s competitors. The report has been developed in collaboration with Raffi Simonian, Senior Program Manager at University of California, Ajit Singh, CIO at Reinhardt University, and Dr. Karl Horvath, Former CIO at La Salle University for campuses who are looking to augment their existing Admissions and Student Services operations with AI.

In this session, Dr. Szymon Machajewski, Learning Systems Coordinator Learning Technologies & Client Service Solutions at University of Illinois at Chicago; Ajit Singh, Chief Information Officer at Reinhardt University; and Karl Horvath, Ph.D., Former Chief Information Officer at La Salle University; will brief the Artificial Intelligence & Chatbots Magic Box Report and will give a wide-angle view of this competitive market.

“AI Chatbot technology existed for some time but with increased dependency on technology and the need for intelligent automation this technology has advanced over the past few years and is now accessible to the higher education sector. There are viable and affordable options available today for colleges and universities. Feature rich chatbots can make a significant difference for enrollment, student services and department staffing initiatives.” said Karl Horvath, Ph.D., Former CIO at La Salle University.

Why attend this EdTalk:

Campus Consortium recently conducted research and developed a report to help Higher Education institutions gain perspective on companies in the AI marketspace. Join this webinar for wide-angle perspectives of this competitive market, as well as an overview of how University of Illinois at Chicago uses artificial intelligence in unique ways to solve problems and improve outcomes.

In this session, the panelists will brief the Artificial Intelligence & Chatbots Magic Box Report, which is exclusively designed to help you quickly ascertain the offerings of leading technology providers and consider their positions in the current market.

Register for the EdTalk here:
EdTalk Date: Tuesday, September 22, 2020
EdTalk Time: 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm ET

Along with presenting EdTalks on latest topics and trends, Campus Consortium also offers a series of technology grants throughout the year.

Apply for any or all the Grants below:
Artificial Intelligence Chatbot Grant
COVID-19 Artificial Intelligence Chatbot Grant
Virtual Labs Managed Services Grant
Student Information System & ERP Grant
Student Recruiting & Admissions CRM Grant
After Hours & Weekends IT Help Desk Grant
Single Sign-On Grant
Automating Student/Staff Onboarding & Offboarding (Identity Management) Grant

Past Campus Consortium EdTalks:


EdTalks Featuring Columbia University, Wharton Online, University of Illinois at Chicago

The changing landscape of education presents challenges for institutions who must meet the expectations of today’s students. This EdTalk focused on how Columbia University, Wharton School, and UIC used AI in uniquely different ways to solve problems and improve outcomes.


EdTalks Featuring EDUCAUSE and NASFAA

The Edtalk presented by Megan Coval, VP for Policy & Federal Relations, NASFAA & Jarret Cummings, Senior Advisor for Policy & Government Relations at EDUCAUSE, focused on how the aid package was developed and distributed, how institutions can use the aid, awarding aid to students, and if future aid will be available.


EdTalks Featuring Cisco®

This EdTalk provides a clear perspective on the trends driving the massive shift in education delivery models, new educational approaches, and ways that technology can help to engage learners and prepare teachers irrespective of their location.

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About the Campus Consortium:

Founded in 2003, Campus Consortium is a leading non-profit education association with thousands of higher education institutions and K-12 school district members. The Campus Consortium mission is to help members reduce the time, cost, and effort associated with implementing enterprise IT services by leveraging shared IT services, lessons learned, and best practices so that each member can avoid reinventing the wheel when adopting new education technologies.