ICIS Conferences List

Since 1980, many colleagues have been involved in the organization of the ICIS conferences. This file lists the location, theme, conference chairs, program chairs, and special venue chairs of each ICIS.

(Contributors who helped gathering and verifying data for this file are: Zizhao Yan, Dennis Galletta, Cynthia Beath, and Shu Shiller).


ICIS 2015 (#36)

Location

Fort Worth, Texas

Theme

Exploring the Information Frontier

Conference Chairs

Dorothy Leidner, Baylor University
Jeanne Ross, MIT

Program Chairs

Traci Carte, University of Oklahoma
Armin Heinzl, University of Mannheim
Cathy Urquhart, Metropolitan University Business School

Doctoral Consortium Chairs

Eric Monteiro, Norwegian University of Science and Technology
Ulrike Schultze, Southern Methodist University

Junior Faculty Workshop Chairs

Soon Ang, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Hope Koch, Baylor University


ICIS 2014 (#35)

Location

Auckland, New Zealand

Theme

Building a Better World through Information Systems

Conference Chairs

Michael D. Myers, University of Auckland
Detmar Straub, Georgia State University

Program Chairs

Elena Karahanna, University of Georgia
Ananth Srinivasan, University of Auckland
Bernard Tan, National University of Singapore

Doctoral Consortium Chairs

Shirley Gregor, Australian National University
Guy Fitzgerald, Brunel University


ICIS 2013 (#34)

Location

Milan, Italy

Theme

Reshaping Society Through Information Systems Design

Conference Chairs

Ferdinando Pennarola, Unversita Bocconi - Italy
Jorg Becker, Munster University - Germany

Program Chairs

Richard Baskerville, Georgia State University
Michael Chau, University of Hong Kong

Doctoral Consortium Chairs

Ritu Agarwal, University of Maryland
Chrisanthi Avgerou, London School of Economics
Peter B.Seddon, University of Melbourne

Junior Faculty Consortium Chairs

Massimo Magni, Bocconi University, Italy
Andrea Carugati, Aarhus University, Denmark


ICIS 2012 (#33)

Location

Orlando, Florida

Theme

Digital Innovation in the Service Economy

Conference Chair

Joey F. George, Iowa State University

Program Chairs

V. Sambamurthy, Michigan State University
Ming-Hui Huang, National Taiwan University
Gabe Piccoli, University of Sassari

Doctoral Consortium Chairs

Joe Valacich, University of Arizona
Sandra Sieber, IESE Business School

Junior Faculty Consortium Chairs

David Paradice, Florida State University
Annette Mills, University of Canterbury


ICIS 2011 (#32)

Location

Shanghai, China

Theme

East Meets West: Connectivity and Collaboration through Effective Information Systems

Conference Chairs

Dennis Galletta, University of Pittsburgh
Ting-Peng Liang, National Cheng-Chi University

Program Chairs

Cynthia Beath, University of Texas at Austin
Michael Myers, University of Auckland
Kwok-Kee Wei, City University of Hong Kong

Doctoral Consortium Chairs

Robert J. Kauffman, Singapore Management University
Jae Kyu Lee, Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology

Junior Faculty Consortium Chairs

Emmanuel Monod, Paris Dauphine University
James Thong, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology


ICIS 2010 (#31)

Location

St Louis, Missouri

Theme

Information Technology: Gateway to the Future

Conference Chairs

Rajiv Sabherwal, University of Missouri - St. Louis
Mary Sumner, Southern Illinois University Edwardsville
Tom Browdy, Washington University

Program Chairs

Mary Lacity, University of Missouri - St. Louis
Sal March, Vanderbilt University
Fred Niederman, St. Louis University

Doctoral Consortium Chairs

V. Sambamurthy, Michigan State University
Bernard Tan, National University of Singapore

Junior Faculty Consortium Chairs

Vivek Choudhury, University of Cincinnati
Jane Webster, Queens University


ICIS 2009 (#30)

Location

Phoenix, Arizona

Theme

Doing IT Research That Matters

Conference Chairs

Jay F.Nunamaker, Jr, University of Arizona
Wendy L.Currie, University of Warwick

Program Chairs

Hsinchun Chen, University of Arizona
Sandra A. Slaughter, Georgia Institute of Technology

Doctoral Consortium Chairs

Sudha Ram, University of Arizona
Doug Vogel, City University of Hong

Junior Faculty Consortium Chairs

Ilze Zigurs, University of Nebraska
Ken Kozar, University of Colorado


ICIS 2008 (#29)

Location

Paris, France

Theme

Ethics, Design and Consequences of IT

Conference Chairs

Dov Te'eni, Tel-Aviv University
Frantz Rowe, University of Nantes

Program Chairs

Richard Boland, Case Western Reserve
Moez Limayem, University of Arkansas
Brian Pentland, Michigan State University

Doctoral Consortium Chairs

Dennis Galletta, University of Pittsburgh
Colette Rolland, Paris 1 - La Sorbonne University
Nicolas Antheaume, University of Nantes


ICIS 2007 (#28)

Location

Montreal, Quebec

Theme

Diversity in IS Research and Practice

Conference Chairs

Brent Gallupe, Queen's School of Business
Alain Pinsonneault, McGill University

Program Chairs

Suzanne Rivard, HEC Montréal
Jane Webster, Queen's School of Business

Doctoral Consortium Chairs

Henri Barki, HEC Montreal
Yolande Chan, Queen's School of Business

Junior Faculty Consortium Chairs

Deborah Compeau, University of Western Ontario


ICIS 2006 (#27)

Location

Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Theme

IT for Under-Served Communities

Conference Chair

William (Dave) Haseman, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

Program Chairs

Detmar Straub, Georgia State University
Stefan Klein, University College Dublin

Doctoral Consortium Chairs

Prabuddha De, Purdue University
Christina Soh, Nanyang Technological University


ICIS 2005 (#26)

Location

Las Vegas, Nevada

Theme

Forever New Frontiers

Conference Chairs

William King, University of Pittsburgh
Reza Torkzadeh, University of Nevada

Program Chairs

David Avison, ESSEC Business School, France
Dennis Galletta, University of Pittsburgh

Doctoral Consortium Chairs

Dale Goodhue, University of Georgia
Rudy Hirschheim, Louisiana State University


ICIS 2004 (#25)

Location

Washington, D.C.

Theme

Capital Exchange: Crossing Boundaries and Transforming Institutions through Information Systems

Conference Chairs

Vallabh Sambamurthy, Michigan State University
Richard Thomas Watson, University of Georgia

Program Chairs

Ritu Agarwal, University of Maryland
Laurie Kirsch, University of Pittsburgh

Doctoral Consortium Chairs

Chris Sauer, Oxford University
Tridas Mukhopadhyay, Carnegie Mellon University


ICIS 2003 (#24)

Location

Seattle, Washington

Theme

IT is Everywhere: Impacts on Life, Work, and Learning

Conference Chairs

Joe Valacich, Washington State University
Len Jessup, Washington State University

Program Chairs

Anne Massey, Indiana University
Sal March, Vanderbilt University
Lynne Markus, Bentley University
Claudia Loebbecke, University of Cologne, Germany

Doctoral Consortium Chairs

Joey George, Florida State University
John Mooney, Pepperdine University


ICIS 2002 (#23)

Location

Barcelona, Spain

Theme

Meeting the Chanllenges of a Global Networked Economy

Conference Chairs

Josep Valor, IESE
Francesc Miralles, ESADE
Rafael Andreu, IESE
Enric Colet, ESADE

Program Chairs

Robert Galliers, Bentley College and London School of Economics
Lynda Applegate, Harvard Bussiness School

Doctoral Consortium Chairs

Claudio Ciborra, London School of Economics
Kuldeep Kumar, Florida International University


ICIS 2001 (#22)

Location

New Orleans, Louisiana

Theme

A Digital Odyssey Exploring How Information Technology is Transforming our Lives and Our Organizations

Conference Chairs

Blake Ives, University of Houston
Joey George, Florida State University

Program Chairs

Veda C. Storey, Georgia State University
Sumit Sarkar, University of Texas at Dallas

Doctoral Consortium Chairs

Peter Todd, University of Virginia
Dov Te'eni, Bar Llan University


ICIS 2000 (#21)

Location

Brisbane, Australia

Theme

Fundamental Concepts for the New Millennium

Conference Chairs

Bernie Glasson, The University of Notre Dame Australia
Ron Weber, University of Queensland

Program Chairs

Soon Ang, Nanyang Business School, Singapore
Helmut Krcmar, University of Hohenheim
Wanda Orlikowski, MIT
Peter Weill, The University of Melbourne, Australia/MIT

Doctoral Consortium Chairs

Ross Jeffery, The University of New South Wales, Australia
Mats Lundeberg, Stockholm School of Economics, Sweden
Iris Vessey, Indiana University

Junior Faculty Consortium Chairs

Dennis Galletta, University of Pittsburgh
Fred Niederman, Saint Louis University


ICIS 1999 (#20)

Location

Charlotte, North Carolina

Theme

An IT Vision for the 21st Century

General Conference Chair

Carol Saunders, University of Oklahoma

Vice Conference Chair

Jack Hogue, University of North Carolina at Charlotte
Joseph Valacich, Washington State University

Program Chair

Prabuddha De, University of Dayton

Vice Program Chairs

Joey George, Florida State University
Antonis Stylianou, University of North Carolina at Charlotte
Philip Yetton, University of New South Wales

Doctoral Consortium Chairs

Joyce Elam, Florida International University
Helmut Krcmar, Hohenheim University

Doctoral/New Faculty Workshop Chairs

Gary Dickson, North Carolina State University
Inger Eriksson, University of Turku


ICIS 1998 (#19)

Location

Helsinki, Finnland

Theme

Crossing Boundaries - Managing Virtual Enterprises

Conference Chair

Kalle Lyytinen, University of Jyvaskyla

Program Chairs

Rudy Hirschheim, University of Houston
Mike Newman, University of Manchester

Doctoral Consortium Chairs

Sirkka Jarvenpaa, U. of Texas, Austin
Markku Saaksjarvi, Helsinki School of Economics and Business Administration


ICIS 1997 (#18)

Location

Atlanta, Georgia

Theme

Building Relationships

Conference Chairs

Ephraim R. McLean, Georgia State University
Richard J. Welke, Georgia State University

Program Chair

Kuldeep Kumar, Erasmus University

Doctoral Consortium Chairs

Phillip Ein-Dor, Tel-Aviv University
Benn R. Konsynski, Emory University
Hugh J. Watson, University of Georgia


ICIS 1996 (#17)

Location

Cleveland, Ohio

Theme

Networking and Electronic Communities

Conference Chairs

Michael J. Ginzberg, Case Western University
Allen Lee, McGill University

Program Chairs

Sirkka Jarvenpaa, University of Texas-Austin
Ananth Srinivasan, University of Auckland

Doctoral Consortium Chairs

Wanda Orlikowski, MIT
Ron Weber, University of Queensland


ICIS 1995 (#16)

Location

Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Theme

Managing the Distributed Information Systems Infrastructure

Conference Chairs

Gadi Ariav, Tel-Aviv University
Cynthia Beath, Southern Methodist University
Rolf Hoyer, Norwegian School of Management
Chris Kemerer, MIT

Program Chair

Hans Oppelland, Erasmus University

Doctoral Consortium Chairs

Maryam Alavi, University of Maryland College Park
Michael Newman, University of Manchester


ICIS 1994 (#15)

Location

Vancouver, BC

Theme

Improving Productivity and Adding Value Through Information Systems

Conference Chairs

Izak Benbasat, UBC
Robert C. Goldstein, UBC

Program Chairs

Sid L. Huff, U of Western Ontario
Malcolm C. Munro, U of Calgary

Doctoral Consortium Chairs

Yair Wand, UBC
Suzanne Rivard, Ecole des Hautes Etudes Commerciales
Robert Galliers, Warwick Business School


ICIS 1993 (#14)

Location

Orlando, Florida

Theme

Valuing Diversity through Information Systems

Conference Chair

Robert W. Zmud, Florida State University

Program Chairs

Robert P. Bostrom, U of Georgia
Dan Robey, Florida International University

Doctoral Consortium Chairs

James Courtney, Texas A&M
Kalle Lyytinen, University of Jyvaskyla


ICIS 1992 (#13)

Location

Dallas, Texas

Theme

The Year 2001 - An Information Technology Odyssey

Conference Chairs

Blake Ives, Southern Methodist University
Richard Mason, Southern Methodist University

Program Chairs

Jack Becker, U of North Texas
Joyce Elam, Florida International U

Doctoral Consortium Chair

Gerardine DeSanctis, University of Minnesota


ICIS 1991 (#12)

Location

New York City, New York

Theme

Innovative Research and Practice in Information Systems

Conference Chair

Edward A. Stohr, NYU

Program Chairs

Izak Benbasat, UBC
Cynthia Beath, University of Minnesota
Gerardine De Sanctis, University of Minnesota

Doctoral Consortium Chair

John King, University of California at Irvine


ICIS 1990 (#11)

Location

Copenhagen, Denmark

Theme

The Role of Information Technology in the Globalization of Business

Conference Chairs

Niels Bjorn-Andersen, Copenhagen Business School
Dan Robey, Florida International University

Program Chairs

Maryam Alavi, University of Maryland College Park
Hans Oppelland, Erasmus University

Doctoral Consortium Chairs

Blake Ives, Southern Methodist University
Henk Sol, Delft University of Technology


ICIS 1989 (#10)

Location

Boston, Massachusetts

Theme

IS In Transition: Assessing the Past and Building for the Future

Conference Chairs

James McKenney, Harvard University
John Rockart, MIT

Program Chairs

John C. Henderson, MIT
Benn Konsynski, Harvard University

Doctoral Consortium Chair

E. Burton Swanson, UCLA


ICIS 1988 (#9)

Location

Minneapolis, Minnesota

Theme

The Connection Between Information Systems Research and Industry Practice

Conference Chair

Gordon B. Davis, University of Minnesota

Program Chair

Margrethe H. Olson, New York University

Doctoral Consortium Chair

James McKenney, Harvard Business School


ICIS 1987 (#8)

Location

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Conference Chair

William R. King, University of Pittsburgh

Program Chair

Charles H. Kriebel, Carnegie Mellon University

Doctoral Consortium Chair

Henry Lucas, New York University


ICIS 1986 (#7)

Location

San Diego, California

Conference Chair

Ephraim R. McLean, UCLA

Program Chair

Robert W. Zmud, University of North Carolina

Doctoral Consortium Chair

Dick Mason, Southern Methodist University


ICIS 1985 (#6)

Location

Indianapolis, Indiana

Conference Chair

Jeff Hoffer, Indiana University

Program Chair

Richard Welke, Methodworks, Ontario, Canada

Doctoral Consortium Chair

James Emery, Wharton School at University of Pennsylvania


ICIS 1984 (#5)

Location

Tucson, Arizona

Conference Chair

Jay Nunamaker, University of Arizona

Program Chairs

John L. King, UC Irvine
Kenneth L. Kraemer, UC Irvine

Doctoral Consortium Chair

Dan Couger, University of Colorado, Colorado Springs


ICIS 1983 (#4)

Location

Houston, Texas

Conference Chair

H. Albert Napier, University of Houston

Program Chair

E. Burton Swanson, UCLA

Doctoral Consortium Chair

A. Milton Jenkins, Indiana University


ICIS 1982 (#3)

Location

Ann Arbor, Michigan

Themes

  1. IS Technology and Design
  2. IS Implementation and Use
  3. Managing the Info Processing Function
  4. Impacts of IS on Organizations and Society
  5. Innovative IS Curricula

Conference Chair

Alan G. Merten, University of Michigan

Program Chair

Michael J. Ginzberg, NYU

Doctoral Consortium Chair

Izak Benbasat, UBC


ICIS 1981 (#2)

Location

Cambridge, Massachusetts

Themes

  1. Issues in the development of IS
  2. Social, Organizational, and Measurement issues
  3. Issues dealing with the management of the information function

Conference Chairs

Ephraim R. McLean, UCLA
Jack Rockart, MIT

Program Chair

John C. Henderson, Florida State University

Doctoral Consortium Chair

Martin L. Bariff, Case Western Reserve


ICIS 1980 (#1)

Location

Philadelpia, Pennsylvania

Themes

  1. Assessment of IS as a field of study
  2. Research in MIS
  3. Strategies for developing and offering quality MIS educational programs
  4. Articulation of issues of mutual interest and concern between MIS academics and professionals

Conference Chair

Gary Dickson, University of Minnesota

Program Chair

Martin L. Bariff, Case Western Reserve

Doctoral Consortium Chair

Richard Hackathorn, University of Colorado