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MIS Speaker's Series

MIS Speaker's Series are open to all students, faculty and staff who are interested in learning about in-depth research topics. R.S.V.P.s are not needed to attend. Seating is on a first come first served basis.

Unless otherwise noted, all MIS Seminars will be held in Room 129, McClelland Hall, from 1:00 to 2:00 PM (Fridays). Note: speaker's subject to change.

Date Speaker Title of Talk
Jan. 16, 2015

Alok Gupta, University of Minnesota

April 3, 2015 Arun Rai, Georgia State University  

The faculty coordinator for MIS Seminars is Dr. Matthew Hashim ( Please contact him directly with questions regarding the seminars.

Past MIS Speaker's Series - Provided as Reference Only
Date Speaker Title of Talk
Jan. 17, 2014 Roman Lukyanenko, Memorial University of Newfoundland The IQ of the Crowd: Understanding and Improving Information Quality in Structured User-Generated Content
Jan. 24, 2014 Brad Greenwood, University of Maryland A Double Digital Divide? The Paradox of Efficient Markets and HIV Incidence among the Digitally Disadvantaged
Jan. 27, 2014 Jason Chan, New York University

(please note this event is on Monday Jan, 27th at 3:30 in McClelland 208A)
Internet's Dirty Secret: Assessing the Impact of Online Intermediaries on HIV Transmission
Jan. 31, 2014 Dmitry Zhdanov, University of Connecticut Growth and Sustainability of MSSP Networks: an Economic Perspective

Feb. 3, 2014

Bin Zhang, Temple University

NOTE: This presentation is on Monday Feb. 3rd at 3:30 pm in McClelland 208A

Comparing Peer Influences in Large Social Networks: Cohesion or
Structural Equivalence in Caller Ring back Tone Networks?

Feb. 12, 2014 Junming Yin, Carnegie Mellon University NOTE:

NOTE: Special time and location for this presentation is Weds. Feb. 12th at 3:30 - 4:30 pm in McClelland 208A
Discovering and Exploring Community Structures in Large Networks 
Feb. 21, 2014 Ravi Bapna, University of Minnesota

NOTE: Special time and location for this presentation is 10:15 am- 12:15 pm in McClelland 208A
Love Unshackled: The Causal Effect of Mobile App Adoption in Online Dating
April 11, 2014 Aleksander Ellis, University of Arizona

"Exploring the effects of diversity in teams: A faultlines perspective"

April 17, 2014 J. Christopher Westland, University of Illinois - Chicago

NOTE: Special time and location for this presentation is 3:00 - 4:00 pm in the MicroAge Lab (McClelland 218)
Technology Co-Diffusion in the Mobile Integrated Communications Market: Media Synchronicity and Network Economics

April 18, 2014 Pei-yu Chen, Arizona State University Measuring Product Type with Dynamics of Online Review Variances: A Theoretical Model and Empirical Applications
Sept. 5, 2014 Ramnath Chellappa, Emory University Has the “Golden Rule” Lost its Aura? Revisiting Multimarket Contact under Asymmetric Pricing in the US Domestic Airline Industry
Sept. 19, 2014 Mark Grimes and Dave Wilson, University of Arizona

Saving Face on Facebook: Privacy Concerns, Social Benefits, and Impression Management in Online Social Networks

Sept. 26, 2014 Terrence August, University of California- San Diego Cloud Implications on Software Network Structure and Security Risks
Oct. 3, 2014 Karthik Kannan, Purdue University

Cardinality Bundling with Spence-Mirrlees Reservation Prices

Oct. 10, 2014 Ryan Schuetzler and Jim Marquardson, University of Arizona Achieving Alignment: System Design and Attitudinal Considerations to Increase the Persuasive Power of Technology.
Oct. 24, 2014 C. Lee Giles, Pennsylvania State University Scholarly Big Data: Information Extraction and Data Mining
Oct. 31, 2014 Chenhui (Julian) Guo and Yu-Kai Lin, University of Arizona Beyond Adoption: Does Meaningful Use of EHR Improve Quality of Care?
Nov. 6, 2014

Gerard  Sierksma, University of Groningen, The Netherlands

Team Selection Optimization. The Success of the Dutch Olympic Speed Skating Team.
Nov. 14, 2014 Ken McAllister, University of Arizona Gonzo Archiving: Arcana, Apocrypha, and the Silliness of New Media Collection


View 2013 MIS Speaker's Series line-up here.

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