For the past 20+ years Stephen diFilipo has been in executive leadership roles as vice president and CIO in colleges and universities providing strategic planning, thought leadership and operational oversight. His vision for advancing the technology ecosystem has encompassed early adoption of ‘the cloud’, blockchain credentialing, engaging learning resources, BYOD, mobile and digital technologies, and social media. Currently, as the principal at Just Right Strategies Stephen, advises organizations in the areas of data strategy, social media and personal digital branding strategy and digital transformation. Most previously Stephen was the Chief Information Officer at the Institute for Transformational Learning (ITL). At the ITL he provided thought leadership and strategic vision to projects including adoption of blockchain, platform interoperability and multiple pathway data migration. He has become a champion for the use of social media and recently Stephen was listed among the top 20 most social CIOs. Stephen has presented at national and international conferences speaking on topics of Blockchain, BYOD, Emerging Technology and Social Media. Previously Stephen has provided technology leadership for major companies such as Campbell Soup Company, Comcast, CIGNA, AstraZeneca, Pfizer, Exelon, Rowan University, and Deborah Heart and Lung Center among others. Stephen has served in an adjunct capacity at many colleges and universities providing instruction at the graduate and undergraduate levels. Courses he has provided instruction for include: “Digital Photography as a Social Experience” “Basics of Computer Literacy”, “Academic Software Assessment & Selection”, “Basics of Photography”, “Video Production” and “Video Editing”. Steve received his Masters degree from New York University in the study of Media Ecology.