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The ECIS Doctoral Consortium aims to facilitate a collegial and affirmative environment where doctoral students currently working on dissertations in the area of Information Systems can share their work and receive constructive feedback. The Doctoral Consortium which will run from Sunday to Tuesday (June 11-13, 2023).

The Doctoral Consortium Committee invites nominations to the consortium. Eligible candidates must be currently enrolled in a University within AIS Region 2 (Europe, Africa and the Middle East). Each faculty / school / PhD programme can nominate only one candidate and must guarantee proper funding for the student to attend the doctoral consortium as well as the main conference. While room and board at the consortium are provided courtesy of ECIS 2023 and the conference sponsors, admitted PhD students have to register to ECIS 2023 at the reduced student rate.

The nomination requirements and submission procedure will be advised.

Important Dates

  • Doctoral Consortium Nomination: February 1st, 2023
  • Notification of DC acceptance: March 15th, 2023
  • Early registration deadline for ECIS 2023: March 31st, 2023
  • Consortium: June 11-13, 2023 (Sunday – Tuesday, arrival Saturday evening June 10th)

Doctoral Consortium Chairs

  • Amany Elbanna, School of Business and Management, Royal Holloway, London, Great Britain. Email:
  • Dragos Vieru, School of Business Administration, Université TÉLUQ, Canada. Email:
  • Devinder Thapa, Department of Information Systems, University of Agder, Norway. Email: