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AMCIS 2013 Highlights!

Thursday, June 13, 2013  

The AMCIS 2013 program chairs and conference committee are currently putting the finishing touches on the conference program.  In the meantime, though, we wanted to share a list of highlights and program sneak peaks with you!  If you haven't registered yet, don't forget to do so by June 19th to take advantage of the early bird rate.

Register today!

AMCIS 2013 conference highlights include:

  • 345 completed research papers presented in 113 general presentation sessions
  • 173 research-in-progress papers presented in 35 roundtable sessions in which short presentations are coupled with constructive discussions and opportunities for in-depth feedback
  • 8 panel sessions on topics ranging from social inclusion to IS history
  • 3 industry sessions:
    - Hyperconnected World: Anything, Anywhere, Anytime  (Cisco, UnitedHealthcare)
    - Addressing the IT/IS Talent Gap in Workforce (Littelfuse Inc., Illinois Technology Foundation, Joy  Global)
    - Biggest Challenges Facing Today's CIOs (Accenture, IBM, Motorola) 
  • 5 special sessions:
    - Meet with the Deans (with IS Backgrounds)
    - Open Textbook, Digitizing Textbook, and eText: Trends, Business Model, and Future
    - Global Premier IS Programs
    - Beyond the Magic Quadrant: What Value Gartner Brings to the Higher Education Market
    - BYOD (Bring-Your-Own-Device) to the Classroom

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