WalletHub’s recent study of entrepreneurial opportunity focused on access to resources and business environments in the largest 150 U.S. cities. But on the matter of entrepreneurialism itself, they deferred to Professor Rodney Shrader.
From its beginning in the 1980s at UCLA and UPenn, the International Conference on Information System has grown to the world's foremost gathering of information systems researchers, with upcoming conferences in Dublin, Seoul, and San Francisco.
The Information Systems Audit Control Association (ISACA) recently presented Professor Matt Liotine with their Commitment to Excellence Award in acknowledgement of his work on training the next generation of information systems professionals.
Professor Annaleena Parhankangas was invited to join the editorial board of Academy of Management Perspectives, and Professor Mary Beth Watson-Manheim has been appointed Senior Editor for Information Technology & People.
Mickey Iqbal, MBA ’93, MS ’00, has been appointed as one of ten IBM Fellows for 2015. IBM Fellows represent the company's top technical talent in fields as varied as visual analytics, open-source hardware, data mining, and quality assurance.