Accounting and Information Systems Research Workshop(s)

 Upcoming Workshops

*  The funding for this workshop is provided through the Accounting Development Fund which is jointly supported and administered by the Chartered Professional Accountants of British Columbia and the University of British Columbia.

** The funding for this workshop is sponsored by the Accenture MIS Excellence Fund.

Friday, April 20, 2018  *
Mengyao Cheng, Boston College
"Legislature Structure and Legislative Uncertainty: An Empirical Analysis of Stock Volatility around Roll-Call Votes on Congressional Bills"

Time:  3:00 - 4:30 pm
Room:  HA 966

Friday, April 20, 2018   **
Christy Cheung, Hong Kong Baptist University
"Societal Impacts of ICT Use: Understanding Bystanders' Proactive Reporting Responses to Online Harassment"

Time:  9:30 - 11:00 am
Room:  HA 969

Friday, April 27, 2018  *
James McNaughton, Northwest University
"Paper Title TBA"

Time:  3:00 - 4:30 pm
Room:  HA 966

Friday, June 22, 2018  **
MDS Capstone Presentation
"Paper TBA"

Time:  10:00 - 11:30 am
Room:  HA 969


 Previously held Workshops

April 13, 2018 (Accounting)
Patricia O'Brien, University of Waterloo, "The Effect of Office-Level Factors on Audit Quality"

April 13, 2018 (Information Systems)
Victoria Lemieux, UBC iSchool, "Making the Transition to Blockchain Recordkeeping: Why, When, What and How"

April 6, 2018 (Accounting)
Jonas Heese, Harvard University, "Fraud Allegations and Government Contracting"

April 6, 2018 (Information Systems)
Tzong-Ru Lee, National Chung Hsing University, "Digital Marketing in Global Context"

March 28, 2018 (Accounting)
Ira Yeung, UBC Sauder School of Business, "The Consequences of Private Meetings During Nondeal Road Shows"

March 23, 2018 (Information Systems)
Hongki Kim, PhD Student, UBC Sauder School of Business, "Understanding Online Consumers' Utilization of Multiple Advice Sources"

March 16, (Information Systems)
Daniel Papania, PhD Student, UBC Sauder School of Business, "An Exploration of Enablers and Inhibitors to Seek Information on Social Network Sites"

March 16, 2018 (Accounting)
Karel Hrazdil, Simon Fraser University, "Measuring CEO Personality using Machine-Learning Algorithms: A study of CEO Risk Tolerance and Audit Fees"

March 9, 2018 (Information Systems)
Marc-David Seidel, UBC Sauder School of Business, "Disruptive opportunities for distributed trust ecosystems"

March 2, 2018 (Accounting)
Thomas Hemmer, Rice University, "Aggregation and Convexity in the Provision of Dynamic Incentives"

March 2, 2018 (Information Systems)
Amir Fard Bahreini, PhD Student, UBC Sauder School of Business, "Improving Home Users' Preventive, Response, and Recovery Security Decisions in Their Personal Computers and Smartphones by Reducing Overconfidence: An Environmental Debiasing Approach"

February 19, 2018 (Accounting)
Jessica Kim-Gina, University of Pennsylvania, "External Verifiability of Accounting Information and Intangible Asset Transactions"

February 19, 2018 (Information Systems)
Arslan Aziz, Carnegie Mellon University, "Irrelevant Advertising: How More Consumer Tracking can Make Ads Less Effective"

February 16, 2018 (Accounting)
Lisa LaViers, Emory University, "The Effect of Pay Transparency on Narcissists: Can Personality Type Predict Reciprocity?"

February 9, 2018 (Information Systems)
Lior Shmueli, PhD Student, UBC Sauder School of Business, "An Introduction to Information Systems Theory"

February 2, 2018 (Accounting)
Trung Thi Hoai Nguyen, Stanford University, "The Effectiveness of White-Collar Crime Enforcement: Evidence from the War on Terror"

January 26, 2018 (Information Systems)
Sunghun Chung, University of Queensland, "Business Value and Competitive Impacts of IT Innovation: A Stochastic Frontier Approach of Firm Capabilities"

January 26, 2018 (Accounting)
Jee-Eun Shin, Harvard University, "Relational Disruptions as a Control Mechanism"

January 19, 2018 (Accounting)
Jingjing Xia, University of Southern California,""What You See is All There is": The Effects of Media Co-coverage on Investors' Peer Selection"

January 19, 2018 (Information Systems)
Jui Ramaprasad, McGill University, "The Impact of Price Anchoring on Consumer's Valuation of Digital Goods"

January 12, 2018 (Information Systems)
Atefeh Taghavi, PhD Student, UBC Sauder School of Business, "Evolutionary Requirements: An Exploration from a Socio-Technical Systems Perspective"

January 12, 2018 (Accounting)
Arthur Morris, University of Utah, "The Relationship Between Risky Projects, Convex Compensation, and Project Selection: Evidence from the War on Terror"

January 5, 2018 (Accounting)
Emily Jing Wang, PhD Student, UBC Sauder School of Business, "More Lemons, More Disclosure?  The JOBS Act and IPO Disclosure of Internal Control Deficiencies"

December 15, 2017 (Accounting)
Dane Christensen, University of Oregon, "Investor Demand for Internal Control Audits of Large U.S. Companies: Evidence from a Regulatory Exemption for M&A Transactions"

December 1, 2017 (Accounting)
Jordan Schoenfeld, University of Utah, "Shareholder-Manager Contracts in Public Companies"

December 1, 2017 (Information Systems)
Ruijing Zhao, UBC Sauder School of Business - PhD Student, "Users' Trusts on Algorithm-based Advice-giving Systems"

December 1, 2017 (Information Systems)
Pattharin Tangwaragorn, UBC Sauder School of Business - PhD Student, "Antecedents and Consequences of Persuasion Awareness in an Online Setting: A Theoretical Model"

November 24, 2017 (Information Systems)
David Clough, UBC Sauder School of Business - OBHR, "Do Alliance Networks Solve the Ecosystem Timing Dilemma?  Evidence from the Mobile Telecommunications Industry"

November 17, 2017 (Information Systems)
Yu (Jeffrey) Hu, Georgia Tech, "The Predictive Power of Social Media in Financial Markets"

November 10, 2017 (Information Systems)
Muhammad Abdul-Mageed, University of British Columbia, "Deep Learning for Business Intelligence and Other Applications"

November 3, 2017 (Information Systems)
Moksh Matta, UBC Sauder School of Business - PhD Student, "Studying the role played by IT Modularity and Opportunism in the IT Standardization of Alliance Networks"

October 27, 2017 (Information Systems)
Gerald C. (Jerry) Kane, Boston College, "Wikipedia: The Canary in the Coal Mine for Online Collaboration"

October 20, 2017 (Information Systems)
Alirio Rosales, University of British Columbia, "A Reflection on Design Science Research as a Philosophy of Science"

October 13, 2017 (Information Systems)
Baljeet Malhotra, Black Duck Software, "Governance of Open Source Software and Services: Business Challenges and Opportunities"

September 22, 2017 (Accounting)
Shuping Chen, University of Texas at Austin, "Firm Disclosure Response to Takeover Threat: Testing the Corporate Control Contest Hypothesis"

September 22, 2017 (Information Systems)
MIS Group Introductions II

September 15, 2017, (Accounting)
Henry Friedman, University of California, Los Angeles, "Optimal Reporting When Additional Information Might Arrive"

September 15, 2017, (Information Systems)
MIS Group Introductions I

August 25, 2017, (Information Systems)
Sabine Matook, University of Queensland, "Balancing Exploration and Exploitation in Information Systems Development: Four Types of Agile Ambidexterity"

August 2, 2017, (Accounting)
Qiang Cheng, Singapore Management University, "Corporate In-house Accounting Personnel and Financial Reporting Quality"

July 31, 2017, (Accounting)
Guochang Zhang, University of Hong Kong, "On the Efficiency of Capital Markets in Processing Financial Reporting Information: New Evidence from Earnings Releases"

Past Year(s) workshops held