Home http://amcis2014.aisnet.org/ 2015-04-30T19:40:57+00:00 Joomla! - Open Source Content Management Welcome 2013-04-29T03:42:04+00:00 2013-04-29T03:42:04+00:00 http://amcis2014.aisnet.org/77-amcis-2014/70-home Joey Sirmons jsirmons@meetingexpectations.com <div class="feed-description"><h3><a href="images/conference-chair-welcome.pdf" target="_blank"><img src="images/letter.png" border="0" width="60" align="left" style="float: left; border: 0; margin-left: 15px; margin-right: 15px; margin-top: 10px; margin-bottom: 10px;" /></a></h3> <h2> <br /><a href="images/conference-chair-welcome.pdf" target="_blank">AMCIS 2014 Conference Chair Welcome Letter</a></h2> <p> </p> <h3>The conference program is now available:  <a href="http://eventmobi.com/amcis2014/" target="_blank">AMCIS 2014 Conference Program</a></h3> <p><span style="color: #1f497d; font-family: Calibri, sans-serif; font-size: 14.44444465637207px; font-style: normal; font-variant: normal; font-weight: normal; letter-spacing: normal; line-height: normal; orphans: auto; text-align: start; text-indent: 0px; text-transform: none; white-space: normal; widows: auto; word-spacing: 0px; -webkit-text-stroke-width: 0px; display: inline !important; float: none; background-color: #ffffff;">The AMCIS 2014 printed program guide has been finalized, and will be distributed on-site.  To peruse the guide beforehand, please click here (<a href="images/2014_amcis_program_guide.pdf" target="_blank">Printed AMCIS 2014 Program Guide</a>).  Please note that we cannot make any edits to the guide at this time, but we are able to change information on the mobile app if any of the information must be amended.  Send all requests to<span class="Apple-converted-space"> </span></span><a href="mailto:communications@aisnet.org" target="_blank" style="color: #1155cc; font-family: Calibri, sans-serif; font-size: 14.44444465637207px; font-style: normal; font-variant: normal; font-weight: normal; letter-spacing: normal; line-height: normal; orphans: auto; text-align: start; text-indent: 0px; text-transform: none; white-space: normal; widows: auto; word-spacing: 0px; -webkit-text-stroke-width: 0px; background-color: #ffffff;">communications@aisnet.org</a><span style="color: #1f497d; font-family: Calibri, sans-serif; font-size: 14.44444465637207px; font-style: normal; font-variant: normal; font-weight: normal; letter-spacing: normal; line-height: normal; orphans: auto; text-align: start; text-indent: 0px; text-transform: none; white-space: normal; widows: auto; word-spacing: 0px; -webkit-text-stroke-width: 0px; display: inline !important; float: none; background-color: #ffffff;">.  <br /></span></p> <p style="text-align: left;"> <strong><a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TZ669q3XjEA&amp;feature=youtu.be" target="_blank"><img src="images/youtube.png" border="0" alt="YouTube Video Link" align="left" style="border: 0; margin-left: 5px; margin-right: 5px; vertical-align: middle;" /><br />Learn more about the AMCIS 2014 Event App!<br /></a></strong></p> <hr size="1" /> <p><br /><strong><img src="images/p.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="float: left; border: 0; margin-top: 5px; margin-bottom: 5px; margin-left: 7px; margin-right: 7px;" /></strong></p> <p><strong>Savannah, Georgia, USA</strong> is the location for the 20th Americas Conference on Information Systems, <span data-term="goog_893568553">Thursday, August 7 through Saturday, August 9, 2014</span>.  AMCIS 2014 will be held at the <a href="http://savtcc.com/savtcc/savannah_visit/" target="_blank">Savannah International Trade &amp; Convention Center</a> which sits on the shores of the Savannah River and is connected to the<a href="http://www.starwoodhotels.com/westin/property/overview/index.html?propertyID=1169" target="_blank"> Westin Savannah Harbor Golf Resort &amp; Spa.</a>  The<a href="http://savannah.hyatt.com/en/hotel/home.html?src=crp_hhc_ppc_google_ss_propertyspecific_savrs" target="_blank" title="Hyatt Regency Savannah"> Hyatt Regency Savannah</a> is located just across the river along with other overflow hotels.  Complimentary water taxis are provided by Savannah Belle Ferry, which departs every 20-30 minutes during regular operating hours. However there will be increased service during the AMCIS Conference. <a href="images/ferry-schedule.pdf" target="_blank">View and download the Ferry Schedule</a>  </p> <h3>Conference theme - <a href="index.php?option=com_content&amp;view=article&amp;catid=77&amp;id=128">SMART SUSTAINABILITY: the Information Systems Opportunity</a><br /><a href="images/amcis-2014-geisler-slides.pdf" target="_blank"><img src="images/presentation.png" border="0" width="30" style="border: 0; vertical-align: middle; margin-left: 5px; margin-right: 5px;" /></a><a href="images/amcis-2014-geisler-slides.pdf" target="_blank">Ken Geisler's Presentation</a></h3> <h3><br />What's in store for you at AMCIS 2014!?!</h3> <p><img src="images/coupon-book.png" border="0" alt="AMCIS 2014 Coupon Book" width="400" style="border: 0; margin-left: 5px; margin-right: 5px;" /></p> <h3>Discount Coupon Book</h3> <p>The AMCIS 2014 conference team is pleased to offer a coupon book for you to use while eating, drinking, touring, and shopping in the heart of Savannah! The coupon book, which is included in each attendee’s registration packet, features: 3 drink coupons (may be used at the AMCIS 2014 Cocktail Hours and/or Welcome Reception), Discounted menu specials and more!</p> <h3>Welcome Reception</h3> <p><strong><span data-term="goog_893568554">Thursday, 6:30-8:00 PM</span> * Westin Harbor Lawn</strong></p> <p>This outdoor reception will feature a low country boil and a cash bar for you to enjoy before you head off to one of the many restaurants in Savannah for dinner and a night out (don’t forget to grab your coupon book on your way!). </p> <h3>Cocktail Hours</h3> <p><strong><span data-term="goog_893568555">Friday</span> &amp; <span data-term="goog_893568556">Saturday, 5:00-6:00 PM</span> * Esplanade of the Convention Center</strong></p> <p>Grab your AMCIS 2014 coupon book, and head to the banks of the Savannah River for a cool beverage and networking. In place of the traditional social event, these Cocktail Hours enable you to end your day with a toast, and make dining and other plans with your colleagues.</p> <p> <a href="http://ais.site-ym.com/" target="_blank" title="Association of Information Systems"><img src="images/ais-conference-logo.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="float: left; border: 0; margin-top: 25px; margin-bottom: 25px;" /></a></p></div> <div class="feed-description"><h3><a href="images/conference-chair-welcome.pdf" target="_blank"><img src="images/letter.png" border="0" width="60" align="left" style="float: left; border: 0; margin-left: 15px; margin-right: 15px; margin-top: 10px; margin-bottom: 10px;" /></a></h3> <h2> <br /><a href="images/conference-chair-welcome.pdf" target="_blank">AMCIS 2014 Conference Chair Welcome Letter</a></h2> <p> </p> <h3>The conference program is now available:  <a href="http://eventmobi.com/amcis2014/" target="_blank">AMCIS 2014 Conference Program</a></h3> <p><span style="color: #1f497d; font-family: Calibri, sans-serif; font-size: 14.44444465637207px; font-style: normal; font-variant: normal; font-weight: normal; letter-spacing: normal; line-height: normal; orphans: auto; text-align: start; text-indent: 0px; text-transform: none; white-space: normal; widows: auto; word-spacing: 0px; -webkit-text-stroke-width: 0px; display: inline !important; float: none; background-color: #ffffff;">The AMCIS 2014 printed program guide has been finalized, and will be distributed on-site.  To peruse the guide beforehand, please click here (<a href="images/2014_amcis_program_guide.pdf" target="_blank">Printed AMCIS 2014 Program Guide</a>).  Please note that we cannot make any edits to the guide at this time, but we are able to change information on the mobile app if any of the information must be amended.  Send all requests to<span class="Apple-converted-space"> </span></span><a href="mailto:communications@aisnet.org" target="_blank" style="color: #1155cc; font-family: Calibri, sans-serif; font-size: 14.44444465637207px; font-style: normal; font-variant: normal; font-weight: normal; letter-spacing: normal; line-height: normal; orphans: auto; text-align: start; text-indent: 0px; text-transform: none; white-space: normal; widows: auto; word-spacing: 0px; -webkit-text-stroke-width: 0px; background-color: #ffffff;">communications@aisnet.org</a><span style="color: #1f497d; font-family: Calibri, sans-serif; font-size: 14.44444465637207px; font-style: normal; font-variant: normal; font-weight: normal; letter-spacing: normal; line-height: normal; orphans: auto; text-align: start; text-indent: 0px; text-transform: none; white-space: normal; widows: auto; word-spacing: 0px; -webkit-text-stroke-width: 0px; display: inline !important; float: none; background-color: #ffffff;">.  <br /></span></p> <p style="text-align: left;"> <strong><a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TZ669q3XjEA&amp;feature=youtu.be" target="_blank"><img src="images/youtube.png" border="0" alt="YouTube Video Link" align="left" style="border: 0; margin-left: 5px; margin-right: 5px; vertical-align: middle;" /><br />Learn more about the AMCIS 2014 Event App!<br /></a></strong></p> <hr size="1" /> <p><br /><strong><img src="images/p.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="float: left; border: 0; margin-top: 5px; margin-bottom: 5px; margin-left: 7px; margin-right: 7px;" /></strong></p> <p><strong>Savannah, Georgia, USA</strong> is the location for the 20th Americas Conference on Information Systems, <span data-term="goog_893568553">Thursday, August 7 through Saturday, August 9, 2014</span>.  AMCIS 2014 will be held at the <a href="http://savtcc.com/savtcc/savannah_visit/" target="_blank">Savannah International Trade &amp; Convention Center</a> which sits on the shores of the Savannah River and is connected to the<a href="http://www.starwoodhotels.com/westin/property/overview/index.html?propertyID=1169" target="_blank"> Westin Savannah Harbor Golf Resort &amp; Spa.</a>  The<a href="http://savannah.hyatt.com/en/hotel/home.html?src=crp_hhc_ppc_google_ss_propertyspecific_savrs" target="_blank" title="Hyatt Regency Savannah"> Hyatt Regency Savannah</a> is located just across the river along with other overflow hotels.  Complimentary water taxis are provided by Savannah Belle Ferry, which departs every 20-30 minutes during regular operating hours. However there will be increased service during the AMCIS Conference. <a href="images/ferry-schedule.pdf" target="_blank">View and download the Ferry Schedule</a>  </p> <h3>Conference theme - <a href="index.php?option=com_content&amp;view=article&amp;catid=77&amp;id=128">SMART SUSTAINABILITY: the Information Systems Opportunity</a><br /><a href="images/amcis-2014-geisler-slides.pdf" target="_blank"><img src="images/presentation.png" border="0" width="30" style="border: 0; vertical-align: middle; margin-left: 5px; margin-right: 5px;" /></a><a href="images/amcis-2014-geisler-slides.pdf" target="_blank">Ken Geisler's Presentation</a></h3> <h3><br />What's in store for you at AMCIS 2014!?!</h3> <p><img src="images/coupon-book.png" border="0" alt="AMCIS 2014 Coupon Book" width="400" style="border: 0; margin-left: 5px; margin-right: 5px;" /></p> <h3>Discount Coupon Book</h3> <p>The AMCIS 2014 conference team is pleased to offer a coupon book for you to use while eating, drinking, touring, and shopping in the heart of Savannah! The coupon book, which is included in each attendee’s registration packet, features: 3 drink coupons (may be used at the AMCIS 2014 Cocktail Hours and/or Welcome Reception), Discounted menu specials and more!</p> <h3>Welcome Reception</h3> <p><strong><span data-term="goog_893568554">Thursday, 6:30-8:00 PM</span> * Westin Harbor Lawn</strong></p> <p>This outdoor reception will feature a low country boil and a cash bar for you to enjoy before you head off to one of the many restaurants in Savannah for dinner and a night out (don’t forget to grab your coupon book on your way!). </p> <h3>Cocktail Hours</h3> <p><strong><span data-term="goog_893568555">Friday</span> &amp; <span data-term="goog_893568556">Saturday, 5:00-6:00 PM</span> * Esplanade of the Convention Center</strong></p> <p>Grab your AMCIS 2014 coupon book, and head to the banks of the Savannah River for a cool beverage and networking. In place of the traditional social event, these Cocktail Hours enable you to end your day with a toast, and make dining and other plans with your colleagues.</p> <p> <a href="http://ais.site-ym.com/" target="_blank" title="Association of Information Systems"><img src="images/ais-conference-logo.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="float: left; border: 0; margin-top: 25px; margin-bottom: 25px;" /></a></p></div>