Technology Management Section

TMS Bylaws

From the TMS By-Laws:

Article II - Purpose
The general purpose of the TMS is to promote scholarship, teaching, and idea exchange in the fields of technology and innovation management. Specific research topics include, but are not limited to science and engineering based organizations; industrial research and development (R&D) laboratories; research units in universities, teaching hospitals, etc.; organizational processes by which technically-oriented activities are integrated into other company goals; innovation processes, and the development of technological innovations for competitive markets. In a closely related way, such studies may also focus on the characteristics and behavior of scientist, engineers, and other technical professionals; the flow of technical knowledge; the diffusion of innovations, technological forecasts and policies; and the behavior and management of project teams.

The specific activities of the Section will include:

(1) Encouraging and supporting research related to technical organizations, technology, innovation, and the management thereof;

(2) Promoting and conducting the exchange of information, concepts, ideas, and research results among those academicians and practitioners interested in technical organizations, technology, innovation, and the management thereof;

(3) Promoting and conduction the exchange of information and views on issues and approaches to teaching about technical organizations, technology, innovation, and the management thereof;

(4) Such other activities and services as are deemed useful by the officers and membership in advancing the state of knowledge and practice in the field of technical organizations, technology, innovation, and the management thereof.

Upcoming Event

2014 Informs TMS Doctoral Dissertation Award Deadline is 2/15.

TMS Business MeetingOctober 15, 2012, at the Phoenix CC, West building, room 106B at 6:15p.m.  

2012 INFORMS TMS Best Paper Competition Award result!

2012 TMS Newsletter is now online! 
(by Sinan Erzurumlu) 

2012 Doctoral Dissertation Award – Winner and Runner-up 
(by Cheryl Druehl) 

TMS Sponsored Cluster at INFORMS Annual Meeting 2012 
(by Leonardo Santiago) 

TMS Sponsored Session Highlights

INFORMS Annual Meeting 2012, PhoenixOctober 14 - 17, 2012

Key Contacts

Juliana Hsuan-Mikkola (Chair)

Kuo-Ting (Ken) Hung (Chief Information Officer)

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