How Do You Envision the University of Arizona’s Future? COM-T to Host Strategic Plan Team, May 30

Right brain, left brain collaborating - illustrationThe University of Arizona is currently engaged in a campus-wide strategic planning process. Over the past four months, nearly 5,500 members of the Wildcat family in Tucson and around the world have engaged in a conversation to advance the university. 

Now, it is the UA Health Sciences’ turn. The Strategic Planning Leadership Team will be visiting the College of Medicine – Tucson on Wednesday, May 30, from noon – 1:30 p.m. The session will take place in DuVal Auditorium, near the main entrance of Banner – University Medical Center – Tucson, with lunch provided.

Add this event to your personal calendar at this link.

Map of railroads across continental United States (1887-88)UA President Robert Robbins, MDThe purpose of the visit will be to engage in a dialogue about how the college sees itself developing students and leading research in the Fourth Industrial Revolution. It will be an important opportunity to capture our college’s unique perspective and identify ways to incorporate these ideas into the development of a university-wide plan. 

Space may be limited. Please RSVP for the event by visiting:

Discussion materials will be distributed via email in advance of the event.

If you have any questions or need any additional information, please contact Judy DiMarco, PhD, Deputy Dean for Administrative Affairs and Chief of Staff, via email at

EXTRA INFO: What is the ‘Fourth Industrial Revolution’?

"UA strategic plan; Where are we now?" (Daily Wildcat) | Posted May 14, 2018
“The 4th Industrial Revolution – How UA Will Play A Role” (Rotary Club of Tucson) | Posted March 23, 2018
“University of Arizona Strategic Planning Event Draws 200 to the Downtown Phoenix Campus” | Posted March 15, 2018
“UA Strategic Plan – ‘Inclusivity and Transparency’” (BizTucson) | Posted March 14, 2018
“'Meetups' Will Take Deeper Dive Into Strategic Planning Ideas” (UA-@-Work) | Posted Feb. 27, 2018
“UA Strategic Plan Draws Wide Interest on Campus” (UANews) | Posted Feb. 14, 2018
“Engage in the Strategic Planning Process” (UA-@-Work) | Posted Jan. 16, 2018
“President Robert C. Robbins: Collaboration, tech keys to UA's future” (Arizona Daily Star) | Posted Dec. 23, 2017
“Robbins Launches Strategic Planning, Outlines Goals for UA” (UANews) | Posted Nov. 17, 2017
“The University of Arizona’s New Strategic Plan – The Process” (Arizona Board of Regents) | Posted Nov. 10, 2017
“Strategic Planning Process Will Be Broad and Inclusive, Robbins Says” (UA-@-Work) | Posted Sept. 27, 2017
“Meet 'Bobby' – The UA’s New Motivator-In-Chief” | Posted July 17, 2017

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05/14/2018 - 5:15pm
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