Information Systems Society

Inaugural INFORMS Information System Society Doctoral Consortium

Call for Participation

The INFORMS Information System Society (ISS) invites doctoral students researching Information Systems (IS) and related fields to participate in its inaugural doctoral consortium, to be held on Friday, October 18, 2024 from 11am to 5pm, preceding the Conference on Information Systems and Technology (CIST) in Seattle, WA.


The consortium provides an opportunity for approximately 25 doctoral students to: Discuss research, teaching, and job market preparation with an esteemed, diverse panel of faculty mentors. Receive detailed feedback from community leaders. Network with faculty mentors and build connections within the IS community.


The list of confirmed mentors includes:



We welcome students at all stages of their doctoral program to apply. Applications will be evaluated on research merits, diversity of topics, and space availability.


To apply, please complete the Google form:

Applications are due by June 5, 2024 at 11:59 pm Pacific Time. Participants will be selected and notified by August 19, 2024.


There is no fee to attend for doctoral students. Lunch, coffee and beverages, and afternoon refreshments will be provided at the event.


Please send any questions to We hope you will consider participating in this exciting opportunity to engage with peers and mentors in the IS research community!


Consortium co-chairs,


Nina Huang, University of Miami

Subodha Kumar, Temple University