The mission of Applied Technology and Efficiencies Initiative (ATEI) is to promote sustained efficiencies through ideas and vision that has relevant purpose for society.
ATEI is dedicated to harnessing technologies and expertise to maximize resources to produce tangible outcomes that improve administrative operations. The foundation of ATEI is based on vision, curiosity, and purpose using available resources to find efficiencies and effectiveness that is of measurable value to facilitate the overall mission of education, outreach, and service. Since 2011, the ATEI has implemented the following tools to enhance administrative operations:
ATEI innovations and use of technology have been copied and implemented by other institutions. In the current environment of limited public funding; opportunities to become more efficient is critical to facilitate agendas and missions that serve the citizens of Texas, the USA, and the World iv.
ii Recognized Winter 2012 in University Business Magazine as a Model of Efficiency.
iii App in the process of creating 1 to 5 start-up companies; received Model of Efficiency Award in 2013.
iv Currently there is effort to translate the App into more languages.