Dr. Michael Zastrocky is Executive Director of the Leadership Board for CIOs in Higher Education (LBCIO). The annual LBCIO global survey of higher education CIOs provides insights into the strategic and tactical thinking of higher education CIOs and comparisons between types and sizes of institutions. Prior to managing LBCIO, Dr. Zastrocky served as Managing Vice President, Education Research Leader and Research Director for Academic Strategies at Gartner Inc. He served as vice president of CAUSE (the international association for managing and using information resources in higher education, now EDUCAUSE), and he has served as a faculty member and researcher at several universities, assistant dean, and chief information officer. He has delivered many keynote addresses around the globe and has served as a faculty member for many institutes and seminars globally. He has written or co-authored numerous books, modules, research notes, and articles on education, computing, mathematics, and management issues. He has served as a university trustee, school board member and a board member for many non-profit and for-profit education organizations around the globe. He has served on the EUNIS board and presented an annual update at many EUNIS conferences.