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SIU management department represented at DSI Institute

January 15, 2010, Amanda Weaver

${image-alt} Management faculty, students and alumni at the DSI Institute in New Orleans, LA

Management faculty, PhD students, and PhD graduates attended the annual Decision Sciences Institute (DSI) in New Orleans on November 14-17, 2009. The conference brings together individuals from around the world to present and discuss research dealing with the decision sciences; these areas include management, information systems, production operations management, and supply chain management.

While at the conference, Teresa Betts, Shih Yung Chou, and Andrew Setterstrom, who are all management PhD students, participated in a part of the DSI meeting called the Doctoral Consortium. The Consortium seeks to guide PhD students with research activities, completing their programs successfully and in a timely manner, and preparing them for the job market. These students included Next year’s DSI meeting will be in San Diego, CA on November 20-23, 2010.