COVID-19 and its implications for universities: What now. What next.

Allen Sheldon of KPMG and William Kassler of IBM discuss how universities can navigate the response that support student and faculty. 

IBM and KPMG have a point of view

Many universities' leaders are saying they are striving for resilience, to manage today’s complexities, as it can be difficult and overwhelming to address multiple requirements. IBM and KPMG stand ready to support with a combination of industry and professional experience with technology skills and leadership.

New solution webinar

KPMG and IBM Watson Health stand ready to help universities bring students, faculty, and staff back to school. This information session covers a new return-to-campus solution that combines operational and risk-management practices with configurable technology designed to help universities engage campus communities effectively – at any phase of re-opening.


Together KPMG and IBM ...

.... help universities design and implement dynamic, multi-model campus plans that enable operational agility while minimizing risk.

10 considerations when making dynamic campus plans and decisions

  • Communication
  • Protect Privacy
  • Comply with regulations
  • Track COVID infection trends
  • Monitor symptoms
  • Slow the spread
  • Coordinate programs and resources
  • Manage Change
  • Optimize resources
  • Scale technology as needed

Additional resources

Watson Works

Ensure the health, safety and productivity of your workplace.

Restarting America: Getting back to work

A risk-based approach and digital toolkit to get employees back to the workplace

IBM and KPMG alliance

Driving innovation through digital transformation

COVID-19 Reaction, Resilience, Recovery, New Reality

Working together to meet the unprecedented challenges of a rapidly changing landscape to establish clarity, emerge with strength, and inspire the future of business. 


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