Submission Date

Submit for Pre-ICIS 2018September 30th, 2018
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Welcome to the Special Interest Group on Decision Support and Analytics (SIGDSA) – The International Society for Decision Support and Analytics!

AIS SIGDSA provides networking opportunities for people who conduct research, develop and/or teach about any type of decision support/analytics, knowledge management or data management systems intended to support managers and decision makers. Members discuss issues related to the design, history, theory, practice, methods and techniques, new developments, and applications of computing technologies to support decision processes and decision-making by individuals, groups, and organizations.

Recognition for AIS SIGDSA

On April 17, 2018, Association for Information Systems (AIS) has honored SIGDSA as an Outstanding SIG, Chapter, or College for 2017. We did it again! This is the fourth consecutive year that SIGDSA has been recognized as an Outstanding AIS Community  (2014, 2015, 2016, and 2017). We would like to thank all our officers, members, sponsors, and partners for their continuous efforts, time, and contributions.cropped-outstanding_sig

Upcoming Event

The 2018 Pre-ICIS SIGDSA Symposium on Decision Analytics Connecting People, Data, and Things will be held on December 12-13, 2018 in San Francisco, California, USA. The symposium will occur prior to the International Conference on Information Systems (ICIS 2018), which is scheduled for December 13-16, 2018.  The symposium will bring together academic and industry experts and professionals who share a common passion for research and pedagogy innovations in the fields of business analytics and data science! If you are interested in networking and learning about the latest research, industry trends, and pedagogical tools for data analytics and related topics consider joining us at this symposium. For more details about the symposium, please visit the symposium website.

Most Recent Event

On December 10, 2017, SIGDSA successfully conducted the 2017 Pre-ICIS SIGDSA Symposium in Seoul, South Korea. The symposium was well attended by academics around the globe along with industry speakers.

Find out more about our other recent events.


Announcement: We are looking for interested SIGDSA members who would like to run for the position of Program Chair-elect for the 2019-20 term (starting June 2019). The election process will begin in December 2018. Interested candidates should contact the SIGDSA immediate past-chair,  Amit Deokar (amit_deokar@uml.edu), who will be responsible for managing the election process, as per the SIGDSA bylaws. We encourage  participation as a SIGDSA officer!