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Information Systems Seminar Series

Information Systems Seminar Series

The Naveen Jindal School of Management at UT Dallas is privileged to host academic experts presenting their latest research on the most relevant topics facing our discipline today. Information Systems Seminars are held every Fall and Spring semester. For information about attending, please contact Marjorie Wu.

  • Fall 2015

    Date Speaker Topic
    09/18/2015 Dr. Narayan Ramasubbu
    University of Pittsburgh
    Examining the Impact of Technical Debt on Firm Performance
    09/11/2015 Mingwen Yang
    Identifying Key Product Features by Mining Online Reviews
    09/04/2015 Dr. Lin Hao
    A Mobile Platform’s In-App Advertising Contract under Agency Pricing for App Sales
    08/28/2015 Geng Sun
    Platform Formulation of Information Intermediary in the presence of Network Effects
    08/28/2015 Leila Hosseini
    More Benefits from the Cloud for Informed Consumers
    08/28/2015 Chenzhang Bao
    Predictors of Hospitalization among Dialysis Facilities
  • Spring 2015

    Date Speaker Topic
    05/01/2015 Jyotishka Ray
    Data Selling: A Game Theoretic Approach
    04/24/2015 Cheng Nie
    How do Strategic Groups Impact Consumer Behavior in Sponsored Search Advertising?
    04/10/2015 Danish Saifee
    Healthcare Quality and Variation in Medicare Payments: Association with Healthcare Information Technology
    03/27/2015 Dr. Maytal Saar-Tsechansky
    University of Texas at Austin
    Machine Learning that Matters: The Case of Model Collaboration for Intelligent Active Learning
    03/13/2015 Manmohan Aseri
    Experimentation on Big Data
    02/27/2015 Dr. Jennifer Zhan
    University of Texas at Arlington
    Divide the Task and Multiply the Success: The Effect of Resource Distribution and Alignment on Team Performance in Online Crowdsourcing Contests
    01/30/2015 Gene Moo Lee
    University of Texas at Austin
    Matching Mobile Applications for Cross Promotion
    01/28/2015 Wei Chen
    University of California, San Diego
    Engaging the Wisdom of Crowds: Structural Analysis of Dynamic User Contributions in Online Communities
    01/23/2015 Hailiang Chen
    City University of Hong Kong
    IT-Enabled Broadcasting in Social Media: An Empirical Study of Artists’ Activities and Music Sales
    01/22/2015 Zhe (James) Zhang Recommender Systems and Consumer Product Search
    01/16/2015 Dokyun Lee
    Wharton School,OPIM
    The Effect of Social Media Marketing Content on Consumer Engagement: Evidence from Facebook
  • Fall 2014

    Date Speaker Topic
    10/31/2014 Sukumaran Nair
    Southern Methodist University
    Enterprise Security: Threat Landscape and Trends
    10/17/2014 Jeffrey Hu
    Scheller College of Business
    A Dynamic Structural Model for Heterogenous Mobile Data Consumption and Targeted Promotion
    10/10/2014 Dr. Raghu T Santanam
    Arizona State University
    Do App Descriptions Matter? Evidence from Mobile App Product Descriptions
    10/03/2014 Dr. Ramnath Chellappa
    Emory University
    Cost Drivers of Versioning
    09/26/2014 Jyotishka Ray
    Data Selling: A Game Theoretic Approach
    09/12/2014 Shaojie Tang Modeling Data Dissemination in Online Social Networks: A Geographical Perspective on Bounding Network Traffic Load
    09/05/2014 Manmohan Aseri Job Market Signal of MOOCs: Empirical Evidence
    09/05/2014 Cheng Nie Economic Value of Reputation: The Case of Stack Overflow Programmers
    09/05/2014 Danish Saifee Price Dispersion and Quality in Health Care Industry: Effect of Health care Information Systems
  • Spring 2014

    Date Speaker Topic
    05/02/2014 Sezgin Ayabakan
    Rethinking Readmission as a Hospital Quality Metric – Investigation of the Impact of Insurance Coverage and Unobservable Preventive Care on Readmission
    04/18/2014 Lusi Li
    Recommender System Rethink: Implications for Competing Manufacturers in Electronic Marketplace
    04/11/2014 Jiahui Mo
    Finding Winnable Tasks: Recommendation for Crowdsourcing Platform
    04/04/2014 Zhen Sum
    Fading Ads: A Model to Optimize the Performance of Internet Ads
    03/28/2014 Jyotishka Ray
    Recommendation under High Online Traffic with Inventory Constraint
    03/21/2014 Hao Xia
    Optimal Coordination in Distributed Software Development
    02/28/2014 Shachar Reichman
    MIT Sloan School of Management
    Crowd-Squared: Amplifying the Predictive Power of Large-Scale Crowd-Based Data
    02/24/2014 Shaojie Tang
    Temple University
    Towards Secure Mobile Business: RFID-based Anti-Counterfeiting System & Privacy-preserving Data Aggregation
    02/21/2014 Atanu Lahiri
    University of Washington
    The DLC Strategy: Go Vertical in a Horizontal Market?
    02/14/2014 Jingyun Li Hospital Characteristics, Health Information Technology, and Stage One Meaningful Use
    02/10/2014 Mohammad Rahman
    University of Calgary
    An Internet-Enabled Move to the Market
    02/03/2014 Zhe Zhang
    University of California
    Daily-deal Business Model: Performance Based Advertising and Price Distortion
    01/31/2014 Yi-Chun Ho
    University Of Washington
    Effect of Utility Disconfirmation on Online Rating Behavior: A Dynamic Analysis
    01/29/2014 Xiao Ma
    Wisconsin School of Business
    Online Gambling Behavior: The Impacts of Cumulative Outcomes, Recent Outcomes, and Prior
    01/22/2014 Jason Chan
    Leonard N. Stern School of Business
    Internet’s Dirty Secret: Assessing The Impact Of Online Intermediaries On HIV Transmission1
    01/17/2014 Xitong Li
    MIT Sloan School of Management
    How Does Online Reputation Affect Social Media Endorsements and Product Sales? Evidence from Regression Discontinuity Design
    01/15/2014 Hyelim Oh
    McGill University
    Free versus For a Fee: The Impact of Information Pricing Strategy on the Pattern and Effectiveness of Word-of-Mouth via Social Media
  • Fall 2013

    Date Speaker Topic
    12/06/2013 Lusi Li
    Recommender System Rethink: Implications for Retailers and Competing Manufacturers
    12/06/2013 Zhen Sun
    Fading Ads: A Model to Optimize the Performance of Internet Ads
    11/22/2013 Dr. Tridib Bandyopadhyay
    Kennesaw State University
    Role of Intelligence Inputs in Defending against Cyber Warfare and Cyber Terrorism
    11/15/2013 Jyotishka Ray
    The Design of Feature-limited Evaluation Software
    11/08/2013 Lusi Li
    Recommender System Rethink: Implications for Retailers and Competing Manufacturers
    11/08/2013 Hao Xia
    Optimal Coordination in Distributed Software Development
    11/01/2013 Dr. Vijay Khatri
    Indiana University
    The Roles of IS and Application Domain Knowledge in Conceptual Schema Problem Solving: A Cognitive Fit Perspective
    10/25/2013 Dr. Chris Dellarocas
    Boston University
    Attention Allocation in Information-Rich Environments: The Case of News Aggregators
    10/18/2013 Sezgin Ayabakan Can Health Information Sharing Reduce Duplicate Testing? A Longitudinal Analysis of Patient Switching Behavior across Multiple Hospitals
    10/11/2013 Dr. De Liu
    University of Kentucky
    Friendships in Online Peer-to-Peer Lending: Pipes, Prisms, and Relational Herding
    10/04/2013 Hao Xia Optimal Coordination in Distributed Software Development
    09/27/2013 Jiahui Mo Optimal Design of Incentive Mechanisms in Crowdsourcing Contests: An Empirical Analysis
    09/20/2013 Sezgin Ayabakan Can Health Information Sharing Reduce Duplicate Testing? A Longitudinal Analysis of Patient Switching Behavior across Multiple Hospitals
    09/13/2013 Dr. Sunil Mithas Information Technology, Customer Satisfaction, and Profit,
    1994–2006: Theory and Evidence
    09/06/2013 Dr. Geoffrey Parker
    Tulane University
    Innovation, Openness, and Platform Control
  • Spring 2013

    Date Speaker Topic
    05/03/2013 Sezgin Ayabakan & Hao Xia Optimal Coordination in Distributed Software Development
    4/26/2013 Zhen Sun
    Hiding Publisher Identities in Ad Exchanges: Designs and Policies
    4/12/2013 Dr. Alok R. Chaturvedi
    Purdue University
    Sentient World Simulation: A continuously running, continually updated model of the world
    04/05/2013 Dr. Huseyin Doluca
    University of Würzburg
    Bank Performance and the Solow Paradox Julius-Maximilians
    03/29/2013 Dr. Samuel Ransbotham
    Carroll School of Management
    Electronic Medical Records and Medical Malpractice Claims
    03/22/2013 Dr. D. J. Wu
    Scheller College of Business
    Economics of Free Under Perpetual Licensing: Implications for the Software Industry
    03/08/2013 Jiahui Mo Are Firms Impatient? A Dynamic Structural Analysis of Optimal Termination of Crowdsourcing Contests
    02/22/2013 Alan R Dennis
    Indiana University
    Sparking Group Creativity with Priming
    02/15/2013 Gary Bolton Experiments to Test Models and Design Institutions
    02/08/2013 Yasin Ceran Inter-Firm Negotiation Schemes for Incremental Release Planning in Software Development
    02/01/2013 Dr. Nigel Melville
    University of Michigan
    Information Systems for Collaborating versus Transacting: Impact on Plant Performance in the Presence of Demand Volatility
    01/25/2013 Young Kwark Online Product Reviews Implications for Retailers and Competing Manufacturers
    01/18/2013 Prof. Raghu, Prof. Vijay, Prof. Sarkar Succeeding in Doctoral Work and Beyond
  • Fall 2012

    Date Speaker Topic
    12/07/2012 Sezgin Ayabakan Antecedents and Impact of Patient Migration on Duplicate Procedures
    11/30/2012 Dr. Paramvir Singh Crowdsourcing New Product Ideas under Consumer Learning Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh
    11/16/2012 Jiahui Mo Finding Winnable Tasks:Recommendation for Crowdsourcing Platform
    11/09/2012 Paul A. Pavlou
    Temple University, Philadelphia
    Strategic Pricing of IT Services in Online Outsourcing Markets
    11/02/2012 Alejandro Zentner
    Jindal School of Management
    Bricks, Clicks, Blockbusters, and Long Tails: How Video Rental Patterns Change as Consumers Move Online
    10/26/2012 Rajiv Kohli
    Mason School of Business
    Investing in Information Systems: On the Behavioral and Institutional Search Mechanisms Underpinning Hospitals’ IS Investment Decisions
    10/19/2012 Young Kwark Implications for Retailers and Competing Manufacturers
    10/12/2012 Hao Xia Optimal Coordination Policy in Distributed Software Development
    10/05/2012 Dr. Sulin Ba
    University of Connecticut
    Promotional Marketing or Word-of-Mouth? Evidence from Online Restaurant Reviews
    09/28/2012 Yasin Ceran Optimal Software Reuse in Incremental Software Development: A Transfer Pricing Approach
    09/14/2012 Zhen Sun Information revelation in real-time ad-exchanges
    09/07/2012 Anwesha Bhattacharjee Should Facebook Allow Sharing For Free
  • Spring 2012

    Date Speaker Topic
    05/04/2012 Yasin Ceran Inventory as a Driver of Demand
    04/27/2012 Arun Rai
    Georgia State University
    (Mis) fit of Vertical Deintegration and I T-enabled Process Integration
    04/20/2012 Hao Xia Optimal Coordination Policies in Distributed Software Development
    04/13/2012 Mohammad Rahman
    University of Calgary, Canada
    Beating Irrationality: Does Delegating to IT Alleviate the Sunk Cost Effect?"
    04/06/2012 Chul Ho Lee Contracting Issues in Cloud Security
    03/30/2012 Zhenguri Ziang
    Iowa State University
    The economics of public beta testing
    03/23/2012 Jiahui Mo Feedback and Incentives in crowd-sourcing contests: an empirical analysis
    03/22/2012 Gal Oestreicher Singer
    Tel Aviv University
    The Quest for Content: How User-Generated Links Can Facilitate Online Exploration
    03/02/2012 Young Kwark Online Product Reviews: Implications for Retailers and Competing Manufacturers
    02/24/2012 Sezgin Ayabakan The impact of IT-enabled manufacturing capabilities on plant profitability: New models and evidence
    02/03/2012 Mehmet Ayvaci
    University of Wisconsin
    The Effect of Budgetary Restrictions on Breast Cancer Diagnostic Decisions
    01/27/2012 Lu Yan
    University of Washington
    Healing Power of Social Networking: Empirical Studies on Online Interactions among Patients
    01/20/2012 Hongyu Chen The Power of the Silence: An Analysis of the Aggregation and Under-reporting Biases in User-Generated Contents
    01/17/2012 Yingda Lu
    Carnegie Mellon University
    Optimizing Social Relationships: A Dynamic Analysis of Social Network Formation in Online Communities for Diabetes
    01/13/2012 David Zepeda
    University of Minnesota
    Health Care Supply Chain Design for Reducing Disparities in the Delivery of Care: Evaluating the Effects of Resource Dependence and IT Leveraging Competence
  • Fall 2011

    Date Speaker Topic
    12/02/2011 Hao Xia Role Refinement in ERP Systems: Model and Analysis
    11/18/2011 Young Kwark Online Product Reviews: Implications for Online Retailer and Competing Manufacturers
    11/11/2011 Hsinchun Chen
    University of Arizona
    Advanced Informatics for Business Intelligence 2.0
    11/04/2011 Chul-Ho Lee When and how tighter standards harm organizational information security
    10/28/2011 Hongyu Chen A Note on the Aggregation and Underreporting Biases of Online Reviews
    10/14/2011 Terrane August
    University of California at San Diego
    Who Should be Responsible for Software Security? A Comparative Analysis of Liability Policies in Network Environments"
    10/07/2011 Chris Forman
    Georgia Institute of Technology
    Information Technology and (Downstream) Vertical Integration: Evidence from Plant-Level Data
    09/30/2011 Huseyin Tanriverdi
    University of Texas at Austin
    Flying Greener with Smarter Decisions: The Impact of Operational Analytics on Carbon Footprint of Airlines
    09/23/2011 Rema Padman
    Carnegie Mellon University
    A Collaborative Filtering Approach to Medication Reconciliation
    09/16/2011 Yasin Ceran Inventory as a driver of demand: The case of blockbuster online rental system
    09/09/2011 Sezgin Ayabakan Does IT infrastructure enable contributions to Wikipedia? A country-level aggregate analysis
    09/02/2011 Jiahui Mo Winning Crowdsourcing Contests: A Micro-Structural Analysis of Multi-Relational Networks
  • Spring 2011

    Date Speaker Topic
    04/29/2011 Min Chen Who should pay for the click fraud investigation cost? A Game Theoretic Analysis
    04/15/2011 Hao Xia Role Refinement in ERP Systems: Model and Analysis
    04/08/2011 Chul–Ho Lee Security standardization in the presence of unverifiable control
    03/25/2011 Vallabhajosyula Sambamurthy Has the "Golden Rule" Lost its Aura? Revisiting Multimarket Contact under Asymmetric Pricing in the US Domestic Airline Industry
    03/11/2011 Yasin Ceran Conflict Resolution in Software Reuse: A Negotiation Approach
    03/04/2011 Hongyu Chen Feature Selection Using Hierarchical Dirichlet Processes
    02/18/2011 Byungwan Koh A Diffusion Model for An Innovation with Attrition: Application to The Music Market
    02/17/2011 Abhijeet Ghoshal Recommendations Using Information from Multiple Association Rules: A Probabilistic Approach
    02/11/2011 Young Kwark Third–Party Product Reviews: Implications for Retailer and Competing Manufacturers
    01/27/2011 Jaime Newel Information Systems Development Risk Factors and Dispersed Teamwork: The Role of Empowering Leadership in Facilitating Team Member Well–being
    01/25/011 Jianqing Chen An Economic Analysis of Online Advertising Using Behavioral Targeting
    01/21/2011 Wael Jabr Paper 1: Leveraging Philanthropic Behavior for Customer Support: The Case of User Support ForumsPaper 2: The Competition Effect of WOM and Recommendations on Customer Choice: An Empirical Investigation
    01/19/ 2011 Nackiketa Sahoo A Hidden Markov Model for Collaborative Filtering
    01/14/2011 Sameh Al–Natour The Antecedents of Customer Self–Disclosure to Online Virtual Advisors
  • Fall 2010

    Date Speaker Topic
    12/03/2010 Abhijeet Ghoshal Deployment of Recommender Systems: Operational and Strategic Issues
    11/29/010 Dr. Anjana Susarla The Role of Social Capital in Assuring Market Performance: Evidence from Information Technology Outsourcing Contracts
    11/19/2010 Dr. Anuj Kumar Impact of Customer Web Portals on Call Centers: An Empirical Analysis
    11/12/2010 Yasin Ceran Word–of–Mouth (WOM)
    11/05/2010 Dr. Tunay Tunca An Empirical Analysis of Price, Quality, and Incumbency in Service Procurement Auctions
    10/29/2010 Wael Jabr The Competing Effect of WOM and Recommendations on Customer Choice – En empirical Investigation
    10/22/2010 Dr. Thomas Weber Monotone Approximation of Decision Problems
    10/15/2010 Balaji Padmanabhan From Information to Operations: Service Quality Indicators and Customer Churn
    10/08/2010 Min Chen The Moral Hazard Problem of Click Fraud Detection and Advertiser versus Search Service Provider
    10/01/2010 Byungwan Koh A model of generational diffusion with churning and competitive growth: Application to the music market
    09/24/2010 Chul–Ho Lee Security Standardization in the Presence of Unverifiable Control
    09/17/2010 Young Kwark Implications of Product Reviews in Online Retailing
    09/10/2010 Giri Kumar Tayi Investigating Retailer (Online and Local) Strategies in Mitigating Consumer Fit Uncertainty
    09/03/2010 Xia Hao Extensions to Maximum Commonality Assignment Problems.
    08/27/2010 Sanjeev Dewan Information Technology and Firm Boundaries:Impact on Firm Risk and Return Performance
  • Spring 2010

    Date Speaker Topic
    03/30/2010 Chul-Ho Lee Why standard is not enough in information security
    Hongyu Chen Word of Mouth in Online Social Network, Using Twitter to Predict Box Office Revenue
    04/23/2010 Byungwan Koh A Note on Shift in Demand for Music: Causal Effect of Online File Sharing and Digital Music on Physical Albums
    04/16/2010 Wael Jabr An Analysis of the Drivers of Contribution in Support User Forums
    04/09/2010 Jing Hao Sponsored Search Auctions from the Perspective of Strategic Groups
    04/02/2010 Kartik Hosanagar Recommender Systems and their Effects on Consumers: The Fragmentation Debate
    03/26/2010 Abhijeet Ghoshal Economic Impact of Recommender Systems: A Competitive Analysis
    03/12/2010 Min Chen Should the Search Engine or the Advertiser Improve the Click Fraud Detection Rate? An Economic Analysis
    03/05/2010 Yasin Ceran Coordination in Software Reuse Decisions
    02/26/2010 Judd Bradbury High–Speed SAP Implementations
    02/15/2010 Ross Hightower A Longitudinal Analysis of Information Exchange Effectiveness Within Teams Meeting Face–to–Face and with Instant Messaging Technologies
    02/082010 Akhmed Umyarov Using External Aggregate Ratings for Improving Individual Recommendations
    01/29/2010 Harpreet Singh Software Innovations: The Influence of Quality, Diversity and Structure of Network Ties
    01/26/2010 Sang Pil Han 1–An Empirical Analysis of User Content Generation and Usage Behavior in Mobile Media
    2-User Content Generation and Usage Behavior in Multimedia Settings: A Dynamic Structural Model of Learning
    01/22/2010 Atanu Lahiri Pricing of Wireless Services: Application Pricing Vs.Traffic Pricing
    01/19/2010 Mingfeng Lin Judging Borrowers by the Company They Keep: Social Networks and Information Asymmetry in Online Peer–to–Peer Lending