Photos: Cofrin School of Business hosts regional information systems conference

Information systems professionals from academia, industry and government came together May 18-19 for a regional conference hosted by UW-Green Bay’s Austin E. Cofrin School of Business.

The 2012 Midwest Association for Information Systems Conference was held at the Radisson Hotel & Conference Center, offering attendees a wide variety of speakers and sessions focusing on information privacy, security, sustainability (Green IT) and innovation and collaboration issues within information systems.

UW-Green Bay Assistant Prof. Gaurav Bansal chaired the conference committee with Prof Mariam Zahedi of UW-Milwaukee. Highlights included local, national and international academic and business speakers, along with presentations, workshops, panel discussions and doctoral and undergraduate student sessions. More information is available here.

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Program cover, 7th annual MWAIS Conference, May 2012Registration desk, 7th annual MWAIS Conference, May 2012Welcome by Chancellor Harden, 7th annual MWAIS Conference, May 2012Welcome by Mayor Schmitt, 7th annual MWAIS Conference, May 2012 Conference Chair Gaurav Bansal thanks Mayor Schmitt, 7th annual MWAIS Conference, May 2012 Prof. Bill Lepley introduces keynote speaker, Judy Lemke, CIO, Schneider National, 7th annual MWAIS Conference, May 2012 Judy Lemke, CIO, Schneider National, keynote speaker, 7th annual MWAIS Conference, May 2012 Alan Hevner, University of South Florida, keynote speaker, 7th annual MWAIS Conference, May 2012 Dov Te'eni, President, Association for Information Services, keynote speaker, 7th annual MWAIS Conference, May 2012 Jack Heinemann, Director, Wisconsin Security Research Consortium, keynote speaker, 7th annual MWAIS Conference, May 2012 Vern Mosley, Federal Communications Commission, 7th annual MWAIS Conference, May 2012 Lijun Chen, UW-Green Bay student presents her research paper at the 7th annual MWAIS Conference, May 2012 Prof. Gaurav Bansal, Conference Chair, 7th annual MWAIS Conference, May 2012 Prof. Sampath Ranganathan, presenter and local arrangement chair for the 7th annual MWAIS Conference, May 2012 Design Science Panel, 7th annual MWAIS Conference, May 2012 Grant Writing Panel, 7th annual MWAIS Conference, May 2012 Industry Panel One, 7th annual MWAIS Conference, May 2012 Future Directions for MWAIS Conference Panel, 7th annual MWAIS Conference, May 2012 Online and Blended Education Panel, 7th annual MWAIS Conference, May 2012 Tanya Townsend, Prevea Health Care, and David Richter, Kimberly Clark, panel members of Industry Panel Two, 7th annual MWAIS Conference, May 2012 MWAIS President Amit Deokar, Dakota State University, presents plaque to Conference Chair Bansal 7th annual MWAIS Conference, May 2012 Social Event Hour, conference evening opening, Weidner Center, 7th annual MWAIS Conference, May 2012 Conference Chair Bansal introduces platinum sponsor, Tata Consulting Services, 7th annual MWAIS Conference, May 2012 Brian Cummings, Director, Tata Consulting Services, 7th annual MWAIS Conference, May 2012