CIST 2015

The INFORMS Conference on Information Systems and Technology (CIST 2015) will be held Oct. 31-Nov. 1 in Philadelphia in conjunction with the INFORMS Annual Meeting. The theme of CIST is “The Keystone Role of Information Systems in Business and Societal Transformation.” The conference will feature a keynote address by Dr. Duncan Watts (principal researcher, Microsoft Research).

CIST organizers invite original research in all areas of information systems and related fields that seek to address a broad range of issues related to the conference theme with novel ideas, methodologies and findings. The deadline for submissions is June 15.

CIST co-chairs are Shawndra Hill, Marius Florin Niculescu, Paul Pavlou, Shivendu Shivendu and Prasanna Tambe. For more information, visit or send an email to