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Bentley's Strategic Positioning Process

The strategic positioning process will span the 2021-22 academic year, with a planned launch in the fall of 2022.


October - December 2021

  • Strategic positioning process begins. 
  • Strategic priority committees start ideation of opportunities with input from the Bentley community.
Ideation graphic


January – June 2022

  • Strategic priority committee findings and recommendations synthesized and refined by the steering committee.
    Strategic plan drafted and iterated.
Refinement Graphic


July – October 2022

  • Draft strategic plan socialized with the community, with feedback to be incorporated.
  • Strategic plan finalized and approved by the board of trustees.
Confirmation Graphic


Fall 2022

  • Implementation planning to begin.
  • Strategic plan formally launched with the community in the fall.
  • Working groups and other stakeholders begin to implement the strategic priorities.
Launch Graphic