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Symposium Program

Symposium Venue

Legacy Events Room (CBA 3.202)
McCombs School of Business
The University of Texas at Austin

Maps: McCombs School of Business / Legacy Events Room
 

Friday October 11, 2013

7:30 a.m.: Shuttle departs from the Marriott Renaissance Austin Hotel at the Arboretum 
8:15 a.m.– 8:30 a.m.: Registration and check-in at Legacy Events Room (CBA 3.202) 
8:30 a.m.– 8:50 a.m.: Breakfast 
8:50 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.: Welcome

Keynote

9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.:
Reuben R. McDaniel, Jr. 
Charles and Elizabeth Prothro Regents Chair in Health Care Management 
Henry E. Singleton Research Fellow, IC2 Institute 
Department of Information, Risk and Operations Management, McCombs School of Business, The 
University of Texas at Austin 
 
10:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.: Coffee break 

Session 1

10:30 a.m. – 12:10 p.m.: Strategy in complex adaptive business systems 

  • Arun Rai, Georgia State University 
  • Iris Vessey, The University of Queensland & Kerry Ward, University of Nebraska, Omaha 
  • Martin Mocker, MIT Center for Information Systems Research 
  • Huseyin Tanriverdi, University of Texas at Austin & Ning Nan, University of British Columbia
  • Rob Kulathinal, Temple University

12 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.: Lunch break

Session 2

1:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.: Complexity in Healthcare and the changing role of information 

  • Luci Leykum, Department of Medicine, the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio
  • Curt Lindberg, Chief Learning and Science Officer, Plexus Institute
  • Holly Lanham, The University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio
  • David Paul, University of Denver

2:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.: Coffee Break  

Session 3

3:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. IT Executive Panel Discussion on IT-induced complexity in business, the impact of business complexity on the IT unit, and IT-enabled solutions to business complexity 

  • Michael Minks, Director of IT Operations, Seton Ministry at Ascension Health
  • Bob Carasik, Enterprise Architect, Wells Fargo Bank

5:30 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.: Reception
6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.: Dinner


Saturday, October 12, 2013

7:30 a.m.: Shuttle departs from the Marriott Renaissance Austin Hotel at the Arboretum 

8:00 a.m. – 8:30 a.m.: Breakfast at Legacy Events Room (CBA 3.202) 

Session 4

8:30 a.m. – 09:40 a.m.: Social media and complexity 

  • Jerry Kane, Boston College 
  • Munir Mandviwalla, Temple University 
  • Ching Ren, University of Minnesota

09:40 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.: Coffee Break 

Session 5

10:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.: Developing information systems for complex adaptive business systems 

  • Kalle Lyytinen, Case Western Reserve University (cancelled)
  • Jungpil Hahn, National University of Singapore 

Session 6

10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m: Reflections and future agenda (Complexity special issue in top IS journals, 2nd annual complexity symposium) 

  • Ning Nan, University of British Columbia 
  • Hüseyin Tanriverdi, The University of Texas at Austin 
  • Reuben R. McDaniel, Jr., The University of Texas at Austin

11:30 a.m.: Concluding Remarks
12:00 p.m.: Shuttle departs for Airport

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