Society for the Advancement of Information Systems

About Us

The Society for the Advancement of Information Systems welcomes all faculty and practitioners interested in the application of computer technologies to business problems. Specific areas of interest to SAIS members include e-commerce, artificial intelligence, groupware, strategic use of technology, client server, virtual reality, object oriented analysis, design and programming, and a variety of ethical and pedagogical issues.

The society's annual conference is held each March in Chicago at the Palmer House Hilton Hotel, to coincide with the annual MBAA International conference.

SAIS Conference activities include:

  • Participation of both Information Systems and Quantitative Methods researchers.
  • Double blind refereed papers are presented and published in the conference proceedings.
  • One paper is selected each year as the winner of the annual Distinguished Paper award.

Contact Information

If you need to find out more about SAIS, or the SAIS Annual Conference, feel free to contact the individuals below.

Information about SAIS or Submitting Papers:
Stoney Brooks, SAIS Division Chair
Middle Tennessee State University
Phone:(615) 898-5765
Information about MBAA International or Conference Registrations:
Jeff Clark, Executive Director
Computer Information Systems Department
BAS N360, Box 45
College of Business
Middle Tennessee State University
Murfreesboro, TN 37132
Phone: (615) 898-2838
General Questions or Registration Assistance:
Abigail Bhuva
Graduate Assistant / Master's Candidate
Computer Information Systems
Middle Tennessee State University
Phone: (615) 898-2838
Questions or input regarding SAIS Website:
Thomas Buck
Computer Information Systems Department
PO Box 2334
School of Business and Technology
College of Saint Scholastica
Duluth, MN 55811
Phone: 218-723-6117

For more contact information, please visit the SAIS Officers page.


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