Representatives of teachers of our Institute participate in the International Top Information Systems Conference(ICIS 2018)[2018-12-29]

From December 13th to 16th, 2018 International Consortium on Information Systems was held in San Francisco, USA. Associate Professor Yanjiaqi, a teacher representative of our Institute, attended the ICIS2018 International Academic Conference.

From December 13th to 16th, 2018 International Consortium on Information Systems was held in San Francisco, USA. Associate Professor Yanjiaqi, a teacher representative of our Institute, attended the ICIS2018 International Academic Conference. 

The ICIS Conference is the top international conference in the field of information systems and information management and is hosted by the International Institute of Information Systems(AIS), the most authoritative international academic organization in the field of information systems. The theme of this session is Building the Internet of People, Data, and Things. It mainly focuses on industrial innovation and industrial integration brought about by the application of emerging information technologies represented by ABCD(artificial intelligence, block chains, cloud computing, and big data). The ICIS conference is a special forum for peer exchanges and sharing of latest ideas and academic achievements in the field of information systems and information management. It also provides a platform for international academic cooperation and recruitment of scientific research talents. The conference was attended by nearly 2,000 researchers from all over the world and held more than 60 academic forums and 180 speech reports.

        The School of Information Management of Nanjing University is one of the support units of the Pre-ICIS SIGBPS 2018 Workshop on Blockchain and Smart Contract in this meeting. The block chain laboratory of our hospital has also received attention and interest from scholars at home and abroad.. Teacher Yanjiaqi was invited to participate in the forum as Track Chair and gave a speech by two undergraduate students Shirui and two software college students under the guidance of Yanjiaqi and Zhangjinyu. Research papers on the application of block chain technology in the shared economy and used car market.

On behalf of the college, Yanjiaqi also exchanged talks with overseas scholars and doctoral graduates who are interested in applying for teaching positions in our Institute. They actively introduced the current status of the college's discipline construction and welcomed them to join the Information Management Institute of NTU.