Avoiding Type III Errors: Formulating IS Research Problems that Matter - Keynotes at IS Summer Workshop, City University of Hong Kong, May 2017; IS Summer Workshop, National University of Singapore, June 2017; Taiwan Summer Workshop on Information Management, June 2017; University of Georgia, Oct 2017.
Insights on Digital Innovation for Healthcare - Keynote at International Conference on Smart Health, Hong Kong, June 2017.
Reducing Capital Market Anomaly: The Role of Information Technology Using an Information Uncertainty Lens (work with Ning Jia and Sean Xin Xu) - Colloquia at Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, June 2017; Queensland University of Technology, June 2017
Workshops at MIS Quarterly Author Workshop, Boston, August 2017; MIS Quarterly Reviewer Development Workshop, Dublin, Ireland, December 2016; Theory Development, Ljubljana, Slovenia, July 2017.
Achieving Big Data – Theory Synergies Through Research Design and Methods - Keynote at Summer Workshop on Big Data and Analytics, Harbin, China, July 2017.
Social Learning in Information Technology Investment: The Role of Board Interlocks (work with June Cheng, Fian Teng, Sean Xin Xu) -Colloquia at Purdue University, September 2017; Memorial University of New Foundland, September 2017
Jessica Pye (dissertation chair Arun Rai), http://www.jessicapye.net/, joins Arizona State University as Assistant Professor, effective Fall 2017.
MIS Academic Leadership Conference - Over 100 department chairs, dens, and others in IS leadership positions attended the conference hosted by GSU, Nov 2016. Arun Rai and Dean Richard Philips introducing GSU President Mark Becker.