Strassmann to Deliver Lecture on Enterprise Services

Posted: February 12, 2007 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

Paul Strassmann, Volgenau School of Information Technology and Engineering distinguished professor of information sciences, will present “Enterprise Services for IT Transformation” on Monday, Feb.19, at 7:30 p.m. as part of his yearlong lecture series at Mason.

The lecture, which is free and open to the public, will be preceded by an open reception in the Mason Hall Alumni Atrium at 6:30 p.m. The talk will be presented in the Edwin Meese Conference Room.

Strassmann is the former acting CIO of NASA; former director of defense information, Office of the Secretary of Defense; and retired vice president of the Xerox Corporation. He has a three-year affiliation with the Volgenau School.

Strassmann is the author of several books, including’s number one best-selling book on information management, “The Squandered Computer.” He has served on numerous boards and was named to the CIO Hall of Fame by CIO Magazine as one of the 12 most influential CIOs of the decade. His research and writing focuses on the growing scope and complexity of information-intensive organizations and the establishment of empowered CIOs.

Previous lectures in the series may be viewed on Google video.

For more information on Strassmann, visit his web site.

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