• Avoiding Type III Errors: Formulating IS Research Problems that Matter

- 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

  • Insights on Digital Innovation for Healthcare

- International Conference on Smart Health, Hong Kong, June 2017

  • Achieving Big Data – Theory Synergies Through Research Design and Methods

- 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)

- Purdue University, September 2017

- Memorial University of New Foundland, September 2017

  • Reducing Capital Market Anomaly: The Role of Information Technology Using an Information Uncertainty Lens (work with Ning Jia  and Sean Xin Xu)

- Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, June 2017

- Queensland University of Technology, June 2017


  • MIS Quarterly Author Workshop, Boston, August 2017
  • MIS Quarterly Reviewer Development Workshop, Dublin, Ireland, December 2016
  • Theory Development, Ljubljana, Slovenia, July 2017


  • Jessica Pye (dissertation chair Arun Rai) joins Arizona State University as Assistant Professor, effective Fall 2017