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Association for Information Systems Learn how an AIS membership can advance your IS career
About AIS A global society of about 4,000 IS academics, students, and professionals in more than 100 countries. Mission Statement AIS serves society through the advancement of knowledge and the promotion of excellence in the practice and study of information systems. AIS is the premier professional association for individuals and organizations who lead the research, teaching, practice, and study of information systems worldwide. Who We Are
What We Do Create and maintain a professional identity for IS educators, researchers and professionals, worldwide. Provide a point of contact for bodies of government, the private sector, and education that influence the nature of information systems. Improve curricula, pedagogy, and other aspects of IS education. Create a vision for the future of IS research and education. Establish standards of practice, ethics, and education.
What AIS Can Do For You Support for Career Development at All StagesCareer Development Leading IS ResearchIS Research Access to Preeminent Conferences Conferences Teaching Tools You Can UseTeaching Tools AIS provides resources and services with one goal in mind—to help you advance your IS career How We Help YOU
Career Development Publish in any of the nine AIS published journals and AMCIS and ICIS conference proceedings 34 research-focused Special Interest Groups (SIGs)Special Interest Groups 36 Local/Regional ChaptersChapters AIS Career Placement ServiceCareer Placement Service
IS Research Exclusive access to the AIS eLibrary, which contains more than 10,000 publications eLibrary Access to conference proceedings and affiliated journals AIS member discounts on dozens of other journalsdiscounts Collaboration with like-minded researchers in the AIS community
Journals JAIS – Journal of the Association for Information Systems MISQ – Management Information Systems Quarterly CAIS – Communications of the Association for Information Systems AIS THCI – AIS Transactions on Human-Computer Interactions PAJAIS – Pacific Asia Journal of the Association for Information Systems RELCASI – Revista Latinoamericana Y Del Caribe De La Association De SIstemas De Informacion JITTA – Journal of Information Technology Theory and Application SJIS – Scandinavian Journal of Information Systems MISQe – MIS Quarterly Executive
Conferences Attend, network and present at two of the most prestigious conferences in the field: Americas Conference on Information Systems (AMCIS)AMCIS AMCIS 2014: August 7-9, Savannah, Georgia, USA International Conference on Information Systems (ICIS)ICIS ICIS 2014: December 15-18, Auckland, New Zealand Access to a dozen AIS chapter and affiliated conferences, such as ECIS and PACISconferences
IS Community Faculty Directory to search for colleagues in the fieldFaculty Directory Awards –LEO (Lifetime Achievement) –AIS Fellow –Distinguished Member –Best Publications –Technology The monthly e-newsletter, AIS InSiderAIS InSider AIS members receive conference, webinar, car rental, and airfare discounts.
Teaching Tools Increase your program’s visibility and prepare your students for the field by leading an AIS student chapter. student chapter Enhance curriculum with live and recorded webinars of industry professionals.webinars –Check out the new Journal Club webinar series, launching in September 2014!Journal Club
AIS Student Chapters Share the best practices with an international network of student organizations Take students to the annual Student Chapter Leadership Conference Network with other faculty advisors Access to shared resources to fast track your student organization Prepare students for a career in the IS field Promote and grow your IS program
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