Additional ICIS Workshops & Ancillary Meetings*

While registering for ICIS 2019, be sure to review the many exciting workshops and ancillary meetings being offered!

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December 14

SIGASYS: Workshop on Accounting Information Systems

Saturday, December 14, 2019 – 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

SIG ASYS cordially invites academics and practitioners from all over the world to present original research and/or to organize a panel discussion in the field of Accounting Information Systems (AIS). The workshop will focus on a wide range of topics and research methods at the intersection of accounting and information systems.

SIGITProjMgmt International Workshop on IT Project Management

Saturday, December 14, 2019 – 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

The Special Interest Group for IT Project Management (SIGITPROJMGMT) is sponsoring the 14th International Research Workshop on Information Technology Project Management. The workshop will feature research papers and one or more panels that focus on problems that cut across many traditional IS/T Project Management areas. The workshop will be held as an all-day meeting in Munich, Germany in conjunction with ICIS 2019.

JAIS-MISQE-SIM Academic Workshop

Saturday, December 14, 2019 – 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

MISQE-JAIS Joint Special Issue Workshop in collaboration with SIM
Theme: Artificial Intelligence in Organizations: Opportunities for Management and Implications for IS Research

SIGPrag Workshop on Value and Ethics in the Digital Age

Saturday, December 14, 2019 – 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

This workshop focuses on values and ethics in the digital age – a topic that is increasingly gaining attraction both in practice and in academia. We especially welcome submissions that address values and ethics from a philosophical (e.g., pragmatist) point of view.

Submitted papers go through a double-blind review process, and we will allocate plenty of time for paper discussions on the workshop.

SIGDSA Analytics Symposium

Saturday, December 14, 2019 – 1:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Please note: This is a 2 day session beginning Saturday, December 14 from 1:00pm to 6:00pm and continues on Sunday, December 15 from 7:30am to 5:30pm.

Sports Digitalization: A New Game for IS

Saturday, December 14, 2019 – 1:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.

This is the first pre-ICIS workshop organized on the research theme of Sports Digitalization. The goal is to map out the field of research and discuss existing and potential projects that will further our understanding of digitalization in the sports industry.

SIGBD - Annual Workshop on Big Data Application

Saturday, December 14, 2019 – 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

– Big Data and Industry 4.0 Production Networks
– Industry 4.0 Smart Manufacturing
– Big Data and Smart Factory
– Big Data Analytics and Enterprise architecture (market & risk analytics, smart processes, new business models)

– To create a melting pot of industry and academia experience around the hot topic of Big Data.
– To provide an excellent networking for future collaboration on the European projects linking industrial demand and academia capabilities.

IFIP 8.2 OASIS Workshop 2019

Saturday, December 14 – 8:30 a.m. to  6:00 p.m.

We invite you to join us at OASIS, the IFIP Working Group 8.2 research workshop. The IFIP Working Group 8.2 focuses on the development and use of information technologies in organizational contexts, both broadly defined. This year, we are particularly focusing on what will happen once the temporary excitement about digitalization ceases and phenomena have become inherently and so naturally digital that the digital is not discussed separately anymore. For further details, please see:

December 15

SIGGlobDev Workshop

Sunday, December 15, 2019 – 7:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

This workshop is a forum for scholarship, discussion and debates into the application of Information and Communication Technologies (ICT4D) in global contexts. ICT4D research involves investigating global ICT applications and innovative uses of ICTs. Current innovative uses of information technologies to track refugees, offer new identification mechanisms, healthcare tracking for epidemics and the use of cryptocurrencies to offer payment systems, are offering new ways for people to bring about improvements in their lives.

SIGeGov Workshop on Digital Government

Sunday, December 15, 2019 – 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

This workshop is focused on discussing ongoing research in the digital government research community, in a light-weight, informal setting, to identify the most relevant issues today, theoretical streams and different possible ways forward. Publication opportunities in relevant academic journals will also be presented.

SIGHCI Workshop

Sunday, December 15, 2019 – 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

The objective of the workshop is to provide an opportunity for HCI researchers to come together and build a dynamic community for open and constructive discussions and exchange of ideas. Will be followed by SIGHCI Business Meeting.

Changing Nature of Work with ICT

Sunday, December 15, 2019 – 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

8th International Workshop on Changing Nature of Work with ICT (IFIP 9.1 Affiliated)

Junior Faculty Workshop

Sunday, December 15, 2019 – 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

*Workshop attendance is restricted to IS junior faculty (application required) and invited mentors. This one-day event is designed specifically for junior faculty to be oriented and prepared for the opportunities and challenges ahead. The overarching goals of the workshop are to provide junior faculty with advice on how to plan and manage their tenure process and future career, as well as to offer a platform for discussion, sharing of experiences, and networking with distinguished scholars, mid-career faculty, and peer colleagues.

SIG Green: Addressing the Grand Challenges

Sunday, December 15, 2019 – 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

*This meeting will be held at Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich
SIGGreen is the AIS Special Interest Group on Green Information Systems. SIGGreen provides a platform for those in our discipline who are concerned with how information systems can help reduce human impact on the natural environment – one of the greatest challenge of your time.


Sunday, December 15, 2019 – 8:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

The Special Interest Group on the Adoption and Diffusion of Information Technology hosts its 29th pre-ICIS workshop for persons interested in information technology adoption and diffusion (DIGIT). Now in its 29th year, the SIGADIT community offers the 2019 DIGIT workshop to provide researchers with an opportunity to discuss the implications of information technology adoption and diffusion reasearch. Please see our DIGIT 2019 Call for Papers for further details (

SIGAIAA - Artificial Intelligence and Applications

Sunday, December 15, 2019 – 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

This workshop will address issues related to artificial intelligence, cognitive systems and its applications, particularly with applications to business settings and problems and to autonomous systems. All aspects of artificial intelligence are of interest, including broader implications of firms adapting and using AI.

SIGDITE: Official SIG Launch and Welcome

Sunday, December 15, 2019 – 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

This is the first official meeting of the new Digital Innovation, Transformation and Entrepreneurship Special Interest Group. At this meeting, the purpose and role of the SIG will be discussed and officers will be elected.

SIGGIS Workshop on Digital Innovation with GIS and Location Analytics

Sunday, December 15, 2019 – 8:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Artificial Intelligence (AI), the Internet of Things (IoT), cloud computing services, and advanced data analytics are the terms defining the present time. These technologies enable the digital transformation and innovation, which helps address economic and social challenges emerging today. Less known is the importance of GIS and location analytics for digital innovation. Emphasizing hands-on experience, this workshop will introduce Web-based tools for GIS, location intelligence, business analytics, and visualization. Contributed papers will also be presented.

SIGSEC - Workshop on Information Security and Privacy (WISP)

Sunday, December 15, 2019 – 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Workshop on Information Security and Privacy (WISP) hosted by SIGSEC.

Advanced Issues in Partial Least Squares Structural Equation Modeling

Sunday, December 15, 2019 – 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

This pre-conference workshop focuses on advances issues in partial least squares structural equation modeling (PLS-SEM): (1) PLS-SEM recap; (2) prediction-oriented assessment of PLS-SEM results; (3) predictive model comparison; and (4) uncovering unobserved heterogeneity (e.g., by using FIMIX-PLS and PLS-POS). Case studies using the SmartPLS 3 software will be an integral part of the course (software licenses will be provided).

How to Incorporate App Building in Your Class - No Coding Needed with Mendix

Sunday, December 15, 2019 – 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Mendix is the industry-leading low-code application development platform freely available for Professors and Students for classroom use to gain industry- standard knowledge By attending this workshop, you’ll discover how faculty at 110+ universities globally have integrated Mendix into Information Systems curriculum through use cases, sample curriculum, and a hands-on app building tutorial. You’ll build and deploy a mobile app in less than an hour, no coding needed! Lunch included!

Learning Data Science and Business Management Using Simulation Games

Sunday, December 15, 2019 – 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

The workshop offers hands-on experience with ERPsim (SAP S/4HANA) and Cortex (SAS), two simulation games that focus on business outcomes, where participants learn about business processes and data science using real business software.

Mid-Career Faculty Workshop

Sunday, December 15, 2019 – 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

*Must have prior registration for mid/advanced career academics

Mid-Career Workshop: “Building an ecosystem for productivity and impact“

Consistent with the theme of the conference, the theme for the workshop supports the notion that scholars need to build a network of relationships and resources to support their personal agenda, whether their desired role is administrative, scholarly, pedagogical, entrepreneurial, or a combination.

SIGHealth - Health Information Technology Symposium (HITS)

Sunday, December 15, 2019 – 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

HITS-Health Information Technology Symposium (formerly the SIG Health Pre-ICIS Workshop) is a pre-conference activity of the International Conference on Information Systems (ICIS) hosted by the Special Interest Group: Health IT (SIGHEALTH). HITS provides a forum for those concerned with research on information technology in the context of healthcare and is typically restricted to about 50 participants. Most of the time is spent on round table discussions of related research to maximize helpful feedback to workshop participants.

Workshop on the Digitization of the Individual (DOTI)

Sunday, December 15, 2019 – 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

As our lives become immersed by powerful digital devices and services, questions of implications for individuals’ lives as well as their social interactions and structures arise. While particular scenarios (e.g. smart home, connected cars, social networks) have received partial attention in different fields, this workshop seeks to gather these fragmented views and bring together researchers interested in the impact of digitization on individuals.

JAIS Theory Development Workshop

Sunday, December 15, 2019 – 1:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

This workshop is for authors of papers submitted and accepted to the JAIS Theory Development Workshop. During the workshop, authors will meet with JAIS board member mentors to discuss theory and paper development. This workshop is by invitation only.

How to Be an Effective Reviewer: A Workshop for PhD Students and Junior Faculty

Sunday, December 15, 2019 – 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

This workshop will introduce PhD students and early career researchers to the practices associated with being an accomplished, constructive and respected reviewer. Effective reviewers learn from the review process and, as a result, can see how to improve their own publications. Good reviewers are also recognized by the community and are often offered opportunities that enhance their academic profile, including journal editorial positions and conference track positions. The workshop will be interactive.

SIG Sourcing: From the Editors: When IS Sourcing Research Meets Practice

Sunday, December 15, 2019 – 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

We will start from a keynote about most recent technology trends and how they have affected the IS sourcing practice, followed by the editorial panel of seasoned and highly experienced editors (Rajiv Sabherval, Anand Gopal and Ilan Oshri) who will share their editorial experience in managing sourcing-related papers submitted to the top IS journals. Finally, there will be a networking opportunity for junior and senior scholars.

Sustainability Summit

Sunday, December 15, 2019 – 3:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Summit of AIS sustainability initiative initiated by SIG Green IS and supported by AIS.

Doctoral Consortium Reunion

Sunday, December 15, 2019 – 8:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.

*Restricted to students and faculty mentors of an ICIS Doctoral Consortium.

We invite all current and past ICIS Doctoral Consortium students and faculty mentors to attend a reunion to celebrate another successful year.

December 18

Bright Internet Global Summit 2019

Wednesday, December 18, 2019 – 1:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

This workshop will provide an interactive forum by bringing together academicians and practitioners to discuss the principles of Bright Internet and possible means to realize the next generation of a trustful Internet. The theme of BIGS2019@Munich is preventive cybersecurity and privacy.

KrAIS Research Workshop

Wednesday, December 18, 2019 – 1:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

The Korean Chapter of the Association for Information Systems (KrAIS) is pleased to offer the 10th annual Post-ICIS KrAIS Research Workshop. Any scholars (and professionals) with Korean heritage are welcome to come. The workshop is intended to provide a forum where its members can exchange ideas and information and promote possible collaboration among its members.

SIG Grounded Theory Workshop

Wednesday, December 18, 2019 – 1:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Annual SIG Grounded Theory Method workshop is designed to provide a collegial environment suitable for all qualitative and quantitative researchers, from beginners to experts, interested in developing theory based at least partially on data. We emphasize that GTM is flexible and that theory development-focused IS researchers can benefit from learning from each other in our supportive community.

SIG IS-CORE 15th Annual SIG Cognitive Research Workshop

Wednesday, December 18, 2019 – 1:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

The organizing committee for the SIG Cognitive Research Workshop invites research papers for its Fifteenth Annual meeting to be held following ICIS 2019. In addressing IS research questions, these papers are expected to use theories and methods from the cognitive and psychological sciences.