Speaker and Conference Events
We regularly attend and speak at major academic conferences and events in the areas of information systems strategy and design, electronic business, and decision support systems.


“IT Models and Metrics.” 2006.  CIO Breakfast Group, Oct. 11, Los Angeles, CA.
“Return on Service Oriented Architectures: Advanced Practice, Vision and Experiments.” 2005.  SAP Future Talk, June 6, Walldorf/SAP Headquarters, Germany
“The Emerging Mobile Entertainment Ecosystem - Economics, Strategies and Architectures.” 2004.  CIO Breakfast Group, Nov. 9, Los Angeles, CA.


CTIA Wireless 2004
Atlanta, GA (March 20-24)

Michael Powell
Chairman, FCC;

Scott McNealy
Chairman & CEO, Sun Microsystems;

John Chambers
President & CEO, Cisco Systems


WEB03, A Pre-ICIS Workshop on E-Business. 2003, Seattle, WA (December 13-15)

INFORMS Computing Society Conference. 2003. Chandler, AZ (January 8-10),

ICIS 2002. Barcelona, Spain (December 15-18),

INFORMS Annual Meeting. 2002. San Jose, CA (November 17-20),

CEF (Computing in Economics and Finance) 2000 Conference . Barcelona, Spain (July 6-8),

ECIS (European Conference of Information Systems) July 2000 Conference, Vienna, Austria (July 3-5),

ICIS (International Conference of Information Systems) 1998 Conference and Doctoral Consortium. Helsinki, Finland (December 9-16),

NCSA 1st Annual Campus Day.1998. National Center for Supercomputing Applications, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (May 7),

Beckman Institute Annual Meeting. 1998. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (May 5),

Former U.S. Vice President Al Gore at UIUC/Beckman

Former U.S. President Bill Clinton at UIUC/Beckman 

CIST/INFORMS 1998 Conference (Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences). Montreal, Quebec (April 26-19),

Alliance 1998 Conference. Urbana-Champaign, IL (April 27-30),

EUROGRAPHICS 1997 Conference. Budapest, Hungary (September 4-9)

24th Annual Student Academy Awards. 1997. Beverly Hills, Los Angeles, CA, (June 8),

International EURO/INFORMS 1997 Conference. Barcelona, Spain (July 14-17),

Cyberfest 1997. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Department of Computer Science (March 10-15),

London Business School Workshop. 1996. London  (July 1),

Guest Speaker Visits


Guest Speaker/Sponsor

Presentation Material

 Fall 2003

Piracy and IS Strategy Alignment
in the movie industry

Richard W. Atkinson
Executive Director
Walt Disney Picture and Television

From Handset maufacturer to Mobile Systems and Architectures:
Digital Businesss Transformation

Don Yakulis
Senior Manager, M&A



 Spring 2002 

Business Transformation:
From IT Service Provider to IT Vendor

Jason M. Bertelotti
Manager Business Development
Polexis, Inc.


 Fall 2001

IS and Digital Business Transformation:
3G Networks and Broadband Wireless Services

Eric Kintz
Partner, San Francisco
Roland Berger Strategy Consultants

IS and Digital Business Transformation:
The CIO's Perspective

Douglas Parrish
Senior Vice President and CTO
Walt Disney Comp., Internet Group

 Summer 2001

Case Study:
Developing M-Commerce

Dr. Hubertus Meinecke et al.
Boston Consulting Group

E-Business Models Case Study:
Creating and Capturing Value in B2C Portal Markets

Peter Bruhn et al.
McKinsey & Company

 Fall 2000

E-Business Models in B2C Markets

Jeff Nordhaus
Vice President
Goldman Sachs & Co.

E-Business Development:
Insights from the Founding of Akamai

Randall Kaplan
Founder and President
JUMP Investors, LLC


Navigating Information in a Digital World*

Peter Fuchs
CEO and Chairman
TheBrain Technologies Corp.


E-Business Development:
Economics and Projects

Chris Holt
Zefer Corp.

Digital Business Transformation:
Wireless Systems and Architectures

Christopher T. Stern
President and CEO
Spacient Technologies, Inc.


Seminar Speakers


Guest Speaker

Presentation Material

A Debate:
The War over Music

Prof. Lawrence Lessig
Stanford University
Hilary Rosen


Business Process Outsourcing: Transformational Breakthrough in Business Performance or Pouring Old Wine in New Bottles?

Prof. Eric K. Clemons
Information, Strategy, and Economics
Wharton School

Network Topology, Platform Evolution and
Mobile Attachment:
A Program of Research

Prof. N. Venkataraman
David J. McGrath Jr. Prof. of
Boston University


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