The strategic positioning process will span the 2021-22 academic year, with a planned launch in the fall of 2022. Ideation October - December 2021 Strategic positioning process begins. Strategic priority committees start ideation of opportunities with input from the Bentley community. Refinement January – June 2022 Strategic priority committee findings and recommendations synthesized and refined by the steering committee.Strategic plan drafted and iterated. Confirmation 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. Launch 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.