Workshops and Tutorials

TIMELINE:

April 3, 2017: Deadline for proposal submissions

April 30, 2017: Notification of acceptance

CALL FOR PROPOSALS:

Proposals can be directed toward any topic that may be of interest to conference attendees or regional Information Systems practitioners. Workshops should facilitate discussion and exploration of ideas, techniques, and methodologies that advance Information Systems research, education, or industry practice.

BELOW IS A NON-EXHAUSTIVE LIST OF EXAMPLES:

  • Cutting edge Information Systems technologies, methods, education programs, and concepts
  • Grant writing in Information Systems research
  • Analysis of environmental or sustainability data for Information Systems
  • Cyber-human systems
  • Smart energy, smart grid, and smart consumer solutions
  • Big Data research and analysis
  • Business analytics
  • Ubiquitous Computing
  • The Internet of Things
  • Information Systems strategy
  • Writing, editing, and reviewing for IS-related journals
  • Theory building in Information Systems research
  • Diffusing Information Systems research to practitioner audiences
  • Active learning in the Information Systems classroom
  • Blended and online learning in Information Systems education
  • Information security and information security management
  • The Gamification of work, commerce, and education
  • Enterprise architectures

FORMAT:

Workshops and tutorials are typically half-day or full-day sessions. If you are interested in offering a longer workshop, please consult with the co-chairs of workshops and tutorials.

Questions

FOR ANY QUESTIONS RELATED TO WORKSHOPS AND TUTORIALS, PLEASE CONTACT:

Vance Wilson
Worcester Polytechnic Institute
vwilson@wpi.edu

Harry Zhu
University of Massachusetts at Lowell
harry_zhu@uml.edu

Submission Instructions

  • Download the Workshop/Tutorial Proposal Form
  • Use the form to provide requested information describing your proposal
  • Before end of April 3, 2017, submit the completed form as an email attachment addressed to the co-chairs (vwilson@wpi.edu and harry_zhu@uml.edu)
  • Receipt of your proposal will be confirmed within 24 hours, and you will be notified regarding acceptance of your proposal by April 30,2017