Workshops, Tutorials & Panels

Workshops, Tutorials & Panels

Workshops, Tutorials & Panels

Call for Workshops, Tutorials & Panels
We are seeking proposals for workshops, tutorials and panels to be presented at the 2019 PACIS conference. We welcome work from all strands of Information Systems (IS) theory and practice. Workshops and tutorials offer platforms for in-depth learning on specific topics and interests related to the field of IS. Panels provide a forum for debate and discussion of modern IS and organizational phenomena and contemporary issues. 
We kindly invite proposals on all aspects of the main conference theme, “Secure ICT Platform for the 4th Industrial Revolution”. In addition, we solicit proposals that cover any new or promising research topics, or innovative and novel methodologies or tools for IS research. Workshops and tutorials will be held on Wednesday, July 10(Wednesday) to July 12(Friday), 2019. They can be scheduled for either a half-day or a full-day till 6:00 PM. The scheduling of panels will be determined based on submissions. 


Proposal Submissions 
Proposal submissions should include the following information:
Title of proposal
Type of proposal: workshop, tutorial, or panel
Name, institution and email of the author(s) of the proposal. Please indicate the corresponding author
List of planned presenters and brief biography of each organizer and invited speakers
A succinct description of the workshop/ tutorial including theme, goals, objectives, novelty, planned activities(for workshops and tutorials only)
A succinct description of the topic to be debated or discussed and a brief position statement for each of the panelists (for panels only)
Details of primary target audience and expected number of participants
Please clearly state any requests concerning the location (e.g., computers, Internet access, A/V, etc.). Please note that the workshop, tutorial or panel organizers are responsible for any unique requests (e.g., special software or hardware).

Word limit: maximum 3,000 words
All proposals should be submitted to by February 18, 2019 (Extension to the February 25, 2019). Proposals will be reviewed and evaluated based on criteria such as importance of topic, relevance, likelihood of attracting interest at the conference, and novelty or originality.


Submission Template
Please download the Workshop, Tutorial, and Panel Proposal template for your proposal submission.


Important Dates
Proposal submission deadline: February 18, 2019; (Extension to the February 25, 2019);

Notification of proposal acceptance: April 22, 2019
Presentation materials from all presenters: May 9, 2019
Workshops and Tutorials: 10 
– 12 July, 2019 till 6:00 PM 
Main Conference: 10 – 12 July, 2019 


Workshops, Tutorials, and Panels Co-Chairs

Yulin Fang,, City University of Hong Kong, Hongkong, China
Heshan Sun,, The University of Oklahoma, United States