List of Session Chairs

 

SESSION NAME TRACK SESSION CHAIR
Governance, Disclosure, and
Management
Accounting Lisa LaViers
Games Based Teaching Best Practices in Teaching and Learning Hossein Najmi
Experiencing Alternative
Teaching Methods II
Best Practices in Teaching and Learning Hyesung Park
COVID 19 Impacts Best Practices in Teaching and Learning Khaled Alshare
Online Education Experiments Best Practices in Teaching and Learning Kamala Raghavan
Generational Aspects of
Tutoring and Teaching
Best Practices in Teaching and Learning Mitra Devkota
Excel in Classroom Best Practices in Teaching and Learning Rick Hesse
Experiencing Alternative
Teaching Methods I
Best Practices in Teaching and Learning Sabine Baumann
Business Analytics Best Practices in Teaching and Learning Thomas Tiahrt
Best Teaching Case Studies
Award Competition
Best Teaching Case Studies Award Competition Dongli Zhang
Big Data Applications  in Financial Systems and Sales Big Data Applications Adrian Ramirez Nafarrate
Business Models for Big Data Big Data Applications Vijay K. Agrawal
Data Analytics in Healthcare Big Data Applications Emily Zhu
Research and Applications
in Big Data
Big Data Applications Diane Parente
Big Data Applications  in Retail Operations and E-Commerce Big Data Applications Matthew Lanham
Analytics Applications in
Supply Chain Management
Big Data Applications Maria Jesus Saenz
Big Data Applications for
Healthcare and Public Safety
Big Data Applications,Sustainability and CSR Kazim Topuz
Break – DSI Trivia Contest BREAK Joy Field
Text Mining and Applications Business Analytics Ming Zhao
Applications of Business
Analytics Models in Operations
Business Analytics Burak Cankaya
Information and Technology
in Analytics
Business Analytics William Sawaya
Analytics Adoption in
Organizations
Business Analytics Carlo Mora-Monge
Applications of Business
Analytics Models
Business Analytics Dinesh Sharma
Marketing Analytics II Business Analytics Sangjoon Lee
Measuring and Managing the
Impact of COVID-19
Business Analytics Justin Holman
Business Analytics Models
and Applications
Business Analytics Kellie Keeling
Business Predictions with
New Data-Based Models and Algorithms
Business Analytics Linda Zhang
Visual Analytics Business Analytics Mohan Rao
Marketing Analytics I Business Analytics Sanjeev Jha
Predictive Business
Analytics Models and Applications
Business Analytics Shehryar Shahid
Customer Satisfaction,
Fairness, and Review Rating
Business Analytics Xuying Zhao
Data Analytics and Decision
Making
Curriculum Assessment Sebastian Brockhaus
Curriculum Design in
Operations and Entrepreneurship
Curriculum Assessment Sebastian Brockhaus
From Assurance to
Experience: Making Curriculum Matter
Curriculum Assessment Sebastian Brockhaus
Effects of Cybersecurity
Breaches
Cyber Security and System Resilience Calvin Nobles
Analytical Problems in
Cyber Security
Cyber Security and System Resilience Samayita Guha
System Resilience Issues in
Operations and Supply Chain Management
Cyber Security and System Resilience Xingzhi Jia
Using Statistical Analysis
and Modeling to Provide Decision Making Guidance
Data Analytics Statistics Instruction Robert Andrews
Experiences with and
Lessons Learned from Transitioning to Online Teaching of Data Oriented
Classes
Data Analytics Statistics Instruction Robert Andrews
Data Science Programs:
Creation of a Concentration and ABET Accreditation Criteria
Data Analytics Statistics Instruction Robert Andrews
Building a High Functioning
Analytics Team
Data Analytics Statistics Instruction Robert Andrews
Dealing with Obstacles to
Undergraduate Statistical Learning and Understanding
Data Analytics Statistics Instruction Robert Andrews
Rewards and Challenges of a
Flipped Classroom for Analytics and of an 8-Week Online Applied
Statistics Course
Data Analytics Statistics Instruction Robert Andrews
Discussion of Tools for
Analytics: Microsoft Suite, Open Source Tools & Free Options
Available to Academic Users
Data Analytics Statistics Instruction Robert Andrews
Effective Content and
Student Learning Assessment for Business Analytics
Data Analytics Statistics Instruction Robert Andrews
Caucus/Business Meeting of
the Data, Analytics and Statistics Instruction, DASI, Specific Interest
Group of DSI
Data Analytics Statistics Instruction Robert Andrews
Innovative Decision-Making
Models
Decision Sciences in Practice Vijay K. Agrawal
The Applications of Machine
Learning and Optimization in Operations Management
Decision Sciences in Practice Emisa Nategh
Innovative Decision-Making
Approach Applications
Decision Sciences in Practice Jin Fang
Sustainability,
Transportation, Utility-related Decision Making
Decision Sciences in Practice Karima Afif
Decision Support
Applications
Decision Sciences in Practice Priscila A. Drummond
Data Sciences in Practice Decision Sciences in Practice Victor Prybutok
IT and Social Networks Doctoral Research Showcase Adrian Choo
Buyer-Supplier Innovation Doctoral Research Showcase Adrian Choo
Marketing-Operations
Interface
Doctoral Research Showcase Adrian Choo
Social and Healthcare Issues Doctoral Research Showcase Adrian Choo
Rule and Analytics Design Doctoral Research Showcase Adrian Choo
DSI Regional Best Paper
Presentation Award I
DSI Regional Best Paper Award Joy Field
DSI Regional Best Paper
Presentation Award II
DSI Regional Best Paper Presentation Award Joy Field
Elwood Buffa Doctoral
Dissertation Award Competition
Elwood Buffa Doctoral Dissertation Award Competition Alan Mackelprang
Social and Business
Implications of Digitalization
Emerging Digital Technologies Alsius David
Virtual Engagement Emerging Digital Technologies Antonio Rios-Ramirez
Industry 4.0 Emerging Digital Technologies Ettore Settanni
Smart Tech and Innovation Emerging Digital Technologies Kevin Dooley
Digital Business
Transformation
Emerging Digital Technologies Karma Sherif
Behavioral Issues in
Emerging Markets’ Supply Chains
Emerging Markets Showcase Adegoke Oke
Disruption and Risk
Management in Emerging Markets
Emerging Markets Showcase Gilbert Nyaga
Logistics and Supply Chain
Capabilities of Firms in Emerging Markets
Emerging Markets Showcase Gilbert Nyaga
Sustainability Practices
and Digitalization Adoption in Emerging Markets Supply Chains
Emerging Markets Showcase Sherwat Ibrahim
Managing Healthcare Supply
Chains in Emerging Markets
Emerging Markets Showcase Yousef Abdulsalam
Impact of Disruption Finance and Economics Ryan Atkins
Financial Applications of
Unconventional Tools
Finance and Economics Jatinder (Jeet) Gupta
Policy Issues in Economics Finance and Economics Noureddine Benlagha
Revisiting Risk and Return Finance and Economics Ramachandran Natarajan
Blockchain, Pricing, and GDP Finance and Economics Shuo Zeng
Miscellaneous Issues in
Finance and Economics
Finance and Economics Tuncay Bayrak
Happy Hour/New Member
Reception
Happy Hour/New Member Reception Vijay Kannan, Vivian Landrum
Healthcare Operations Healthcare Management Xiaohui You
Health Care IT Healthcare Management C. Christopher Lee
Racial Disparity in Health
Care
Healthcare Management Davood Golmohammadi
Data Analytics in Healthcare Healthcare Management David Dreyfus
Improving Hospital Quality
and Efficiency
Healthcare Management Lillian Fok
Health Care IT II Healthcare Management Gayle Prybutok
Operational Systems and
Their Influence on Health Outcomes
Healthcare Management Justin Kistler
Empirical Research in
Healthcare
Healthcare Management Joonhyuk Bok
Value-Based Healthcare
Strategic Planning: Challenges and Policy Implications
Healthcare Management Mayukh Majumdar
Patient Satisfaction,
Coordination, and Structural Design in Healthcare
Healthcare Management Mengyang Pan
Disruption and Competition Healthcare Management Pritha Dutta
Risk Management in
Healthcare – Emergency & Disaster Preparedness and Response
Healthcare Management Ron Lembke
Optimal Decision-Making for
Strategic and Operational Perioperative Capacity Planning
Healthcare Management Seung-Yup Lee
Patient Safety and Payment
Systems
Healthcare Management Shrutivandana Sharma
Process Improvement,
Operation Efficiency and Patient Satisfaction
Healthcare Management Shrutivandana Sharma
Improving Clinical
Decision-making in Healthcare Delivery
Healthcare Management Jeff Shockley
Simulation-related Research
in Context of Humanitarian Logistics
Humanitarian Operations And SCM Adam Widera
Empirical Work in
Humanitarian Operations and Supply Chain Management
Humanitarian Operations And SCM Cigdem Ataseven
Collaboration and
Coordination in Humanitarian Supply Chain
Humanitarian Operations And SCM Iana Shaheen
Disaster Management Humanitarian Operations And SCM J. Kiarash Sadeghi
Food Banks and Food Waste Humanitarian Operations And SCM Misty Blessley
Optimizing Humanitarian
Supply Chain Networks
Humanitarian Operations And SCM Mojtaba Salarpour
Technology and Innovation Humanitarian Operations And SCM Nathan Kunz
Disaster Response and
Preparedness
Humanitarian Operations And SCM Nathan Kunz
Organizational Information
Technology (IT) Adoption
Information Technology Management Ardavan Asef-Vaziri
Information Technology and
Work
Information Technology Management Chengxin Cao
Information Systems (IS)
Professionals
Information Technology Management Deanna House
Digital Platforms Information Technology Management Franck Loic Soh Noume
Digitally-enabled Shared
Economy
Information Technology Management Hilal Atasoy
IT Governance – Influencing
Decisions from Policy to Practice
Information Technology Management Jiban Khuntia
Strategic Information
Technology Management
Information Technology Management Kailing Deng
Cyber Security and Breaches Information Technology Management Mary Lind
Intelligent Agents and
Decision Models
Information Technology Management Mehmet Kocakulah
Managing Technology for
Impact in Healthcare
Information Technology Management Nirup Menon
Digitization at the
Macro-level – Digital Currencies, Societies, Business Ecosystems, and
Nations
Information Technology Management Raj Sharman
Information Technologies in
Organizations
Information Technology Management Sharath Sasidharan
Artificial Ingelligence and
Machine Learning for Doing Information Systems (IS) Research
Information Technology Management Tracy Ann Sykes
Data and Digital Strategy Information Technology Management Wreetabrata Kar
New Digital Technologies:
Artifical Intelligence (AI), Mobile, and Platforms
Information Technology Management Zhou Zhou
Emerging Topics in
Innovation and NPD
Innovation New Product Development Arunima Chhikara
Open Innovation Innovation New Product Development Joyaditya Laik
Effects of Government
Intervention on Product Development
Innovation New Product Development Dwaipayan Roy
New Product Development Innovation New Product Development Yohannes Haile
Crowdsourcing and
Outsourcing Implications for Logistics
Logistics and Transportation Management Vince Castillo
Logistics and Supply Chain
Decision Making
Logistics and Transportation Management Ellie Falcone
Macro Analyses of Logistics
Industries
Logistics and Transportation Management Isaac Elking
Socially Responsible Supply
Chain Management
Logistics and Transportation Management Stanley Griffis
Thinking Ahead – Emerging
Issues in Logistics and Transportation
Logistics and Transportation Management Kedong Chen
Safety and Sustainability
in Logistics Management
Logistics and Transportation Management Rahul Kumar
Inventory and Warehousing
Issues in Logistics
Logistics and Transportation Management John-Patrick Paraskevas
Empirical Research in  Logistics and Supply Chain Management Logistics and Transportation Management John-Patrick Paraskevas
Innovative Methods for
Urban and Final Mile Delivery
Logistics and Transportation Management William Rose
Strategies and Emerging
Technologies in Last Mile Fulfillment
Logistics and Transportation Management Zenan Zhou
Digitization and Industry
4.0
Manufacturing Management Guido Orzes
Sustainable Manufacturing
and Operations
Manufacturing Management Ramzi Hammami
Manufacturing Process
Improvement
Manufacturing Management James Byrne
Manufacturing and Logistics Manufacturing Management Jan Olhager
Manufacturing and
Production Management with Innovative Solutions
Manufacturing Management Linda Zhang
Session (I) Global
Manufacturing Research Group-VI (GMRG-VI) Methods
Manufacturing Management Antonio Marcio Thomé
Product Design and
Manufacturing
Manufacturing Management Robert Pasley
Decision-making in
Omni-channel Retailing in the Presence of Strategic Consumer Behavior
Marketing and Channels Abhishek Roy
Multi-Channel and Influencer-Based Advertising Marketing and Channels Aslan Lotfi
Pricing Strategies Marketing and Channels Arunima Chhikara
Making Responsible
Decisions for the Personal Benefit and the Greater Good
Marketing and Channels Dante Di Gregorio
Using Data to Predict
Customer Intention
Marketing and Channels Devdeep Maity
Customer Insights Marketing and Channels Garo Agopian
Innovation Diffusion Marketing and Channels Xinxue Qu
Knowledge Sharing/Hiding
and Emotional Factors
Organizational Behavior and Human Resources Management Kihwan Kim
Leadership and Gender Organizational Behavior and Human Resources Management Elza Saitova
Social Networks Research Professional Development Marcus Bellamy
Best Decision Sciences
Journal Paper Award
Professional Development David Dobrzykowski
Effective Course Design for
Gen Z: How to Engage Today’s Tech Savvy, Entrepreneurial Learners
Professional Development Karen Eboch
Integrity and Ethics in
Publishing
Professional Development Erik van Raaij
Dealing with Messy Data Professional Development Hyunwoo Park
Working on Big Data Using R Professional Development Pradeep Pendem
Behavioral Research and
Experimentation in Operations Management
Professional Development Sirio Lonati
Meet the Editors of DSI
Journals
Professional Development Sri Talluri
Predictive Analytics and
Machine Learning
Professional Development Ujjal Kumar Mukherjee
Meet the Editors of Non-DSI
Journals
Professional Development Wendy Tate, Carmela Di Mauro
Using Experiential Learning
to Enhance Online Instruction
Professional Development Yao Zhao
Innovative Teaching in
Supply Chain Analytics
Professional Development Yao Zhao
Teaching Business
Analytics: How to Increase Your Students’ Employability?
Professional Development Yasemin Tarakci
Online, Remote, Hybrid or
Flex? GIFT Exchange for Mixed Modes of Teaching
Professional Development Ying Fan
Practical Issues in Project
Management
Project Management James Jones
New Techniques in Project
Management
Project Management Sherif Attallah
Analytical Studies in
Project Management
Project Management Tarek Mahfouz
Internal Purchasing Dynamics Purchasing and Supply Management Fernando Naranjo
Risk and Resilience Purchasing and Supply Management Hasan Uvet
Management Stategies on
Sustainable Decision Making
Purchasing and Supply Management Marc Scott
Relationships &
Integration
Purchasing and Supply Management Steven Melnyk
Innovation in a Supply
Chain Context
Purchasing and Supply Management Tingting Yan
Strategic Management of
Supply Network Resources
Purchasing and Supply Management Yusoon Kim
Lean Transformation Quality Management and Lean Operations David Marshall
Improving Quality through
Processes
Quality Management and Lean Operations Frank Wiengarten
Applying Quality Tools
& Practices
Quality Management and Lean Operations Patrick Rondeau
Operational Processes and
Performance Benchmark
Service Systems Operations Esmaeil Bahalkeh
Policy and Process Design
Issues in Retail
Service Systems Operations Huseyn Abdulla
Emerging Topics in Service
Operations
Service Systems Operations Min Kyung Lee
Quality Management and
Process Improvement in Multiple Service Industries
Service Systems Operations Paulo Gomes
Development of Service
Operations Using Multiple Research Methods
Service Systems Operations Xinyu Wei
Service System Design and
Servitization
Service Systems Operations Yohannes Haile
The Interface of Service
and Supply Chain
Service Systems Operations Zenan Zhou
Role of Social Media in
Marketing
Social Media Analytics Asim Shrestha
Branded Communications on
Social Media
Social Media Analytics Farnoosh Khodakarami
Online Reviews:
Investigating Beyond the Valence and Volume
Social Media Analytics Brandon Holle
Predictive Analytics using
Social Media
Social Media Analytics Ilyas Ustun
Public Health Applications
of Social Media Analytics
Social Media Analytics Zhigang Li
Charting a Path Forward –
Strategic Role of Decision Sciences
Strategic Management Vijay K. Agrawal
Sports and Decision
Sciences – Emerging Perspectives
Strategic Management Ellie Falcone
New Ways of Doing Business
Post-COVID 19
Strategic Management Jatinder (Jeet) Gupta
Top Management Issues in
Decision Sciences
Strategic Management Juehui Shi
Digital Supply Chain
Applications
Supply Chain Management Ata Karbasi
Supply Chain Big Data and
Industry 4.0
Supply Chain Management Ata Karbasi
Inventory Management Supply Chain Management Alexis Strong
Global Supply Chain
Management
Supply Chain Management Huiling Liu
Industry Specific Supply
Chain Issues
Supply Chain Management Huiling Liu
COVID and SCM 3 Supply Chain Management Irita Mishra
Forecasting for Operations
and Supply Chains
Supply Chain Management Irita Mishra
Sustainable SCM 2 Supply Chain Management Senali Amarasuriya
Decision Making in Supply
Chains
Supply Chain Management Senali Amarasuriya
Blockchain Within
Operations and Supply Chain Management
Supply Chain Management Kiran Patil
Supply Chain Risk Management Supply Chain Management Lakshmi Madarasu
COVID and SCM 1 Supply Chain Management Melanie Hinterplattner
Operations and Supply Chain
Behavior
Supply Chain Management Melanie Hinterplattner
Sustainable SCM 1 Supply Chain Management Naoum Tsolakis
Retail Supply Chain
Managementy
Supply Chain Management Rafay Ishfaq
COVID and SCM 2 Supply Chain Management Vafa Saboorideilami
Sustainable Supply
Management: Modeling Studies
Sustainability and CSR Babak Aslani
Climate Change and Supply
Chains
Sustainability and CSR Christian Blanco
The Key Antecedents of
Corporate Sustainability
Sustainability and CSR Dustin Cole
Social and Envionmental
Responsibility
Sustainability and CSR Eugenia Rosca
Firm Sustainable Operations
and Consumer Responses
Sustainability and CSR Feng Cheng
The Economics of
Sustainability and CSR
Sustainability and CSR Guido Orzes
Supply Chain Collaboration
and Sustainability
Sustainability and CSR Haiying Yang
Sustainability and Risk
Management
Sustainability and CSR Ivana Mateska
New Perspectives on Closing
the Loop
Sustainability and CSR Karthik Murali
Social Impact Through
Supply Chains
Sustainability and CSR Kelsey Taylor
The Circular Economy,
Emerging Practices
Sustainability and CSR Kevin Dooley
Circular Economy Business
Models
Sustainability and CSR Erin McKie
Sustainable Supply
Management: Empirical Studies
Sustainability and CSR Veronica Villena