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18th Americas Conference on Information Systems
Seattle, Washington August 9-11, 2012

Thank you for attending AMCIS 2012! 

All proceedings are now accessible HERE.

You can access the AIS collection of journals and proceedings via the AIS eLibrary.

AMCIS 2012 Registration Receipt
To receive a copy of your AMCIS 2012 conference registration receipt/invoice, please submit your request to the conference registrar at After submitting your request the receipt will be emailed to the primary email address in your AIS member profile. Please allow up to 2 business days to receive your receipt via email.

Click HERE for the conference author index.

Click HERE for the conference session chair index. 

You can participate in the meeting by:

  • Organizing a minitrack, panel, workshop, or tutorial at the meeting
  • Presenting a paper describing your latest research
  • Attending sessions to learn about the latest research and advances in IT
  • Organizing a pre-AMCIS meeting of your SIG


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Len Jessup
Conference Co-Chair
University of Arizona
          Joe Valacich
Conference Co-Chair
University of Arizona



Keynote Speakers

John Howie - John Howie is Chief Operating Officer of the Cloud Security Alliance. John has over twenty years of experience working in information and communications technology in a variety of industry sectors including financial, telecommunications, entertainment, education and software manufacturing. Prior to joining the Cloud Security Alliance, John managed the groups responsible for security in the datacenters of a leading cloud provider. John is a Visiting Professor at Edinburgh Napier University’s School of Computing, a Visiting Research Professor at the University of Arizona’s Eller School of Management, is a member of the editorial advisory board for the Journal of Information Management and Computer Security, is a member of the certification advisory board for certifications of the International Association of Privacy Professionals, and is an advisor to the United Nations Interregional Crime and Justice Research Institute’s Security Governance/Counter-Terrorism Laboratory. John graduated from Edinburgh Napier University with a BSc (Hons) in Computing, in 1991, and was awarded the degree of Doctor of Technology (h.c.) in June 2012 from the same.

Title of Talk: Cloud Computing: Reality Versus Hype, Economics, Security, and the Future


brad wheeler Brad Wheeler - Since 2007, Brad has served as Indiana University's Vice President for IT and CIO, and he is also Professor of Information Systems in the IU Kelley School of Business. Over the past decade, Wheeler has co-founded and led over $60M of pooled university investments in open source software communities for Sakai and Kuali; co-founded the HathiTrust and Digital Preservation Network; and led IU's new model for digital textbooks. He sees the professoriate as a great foundation for leading and innovating in the many challenges facing higher education.

Title of Talk: Of Autopsies and Innovation: Insights from a Professorial CIO
(Presentation slides HERE)



Hotel and Conference Facility

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Seattle Sheraton Website

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