For the academics reading this blog it would be wonderful to see you at the following which the IRIS research project is sponsoring:

Research Colloquium on Digitalization and its Impacts

The Information Systems and Innovation Group within the Department of Management at the London School of Economics is pleased to announce a Colloquium on Digitalization and its Impacts which will be held on LSE campus in London on the 7th of June 2023. The Colloquium is an opportunity for IS researchers, at any level of experience and seniority, to discuss research related to key and emerging themes surrounding Digitalization in a constructive setting. 

The Colloquium will include research talks from noted IS scholars representing a range of different genres as well as discussions on the nature of Digitalization, and the opportunities and challenges it creates for business and society. 

Speakers include the following: 

Monideepa Tarafdar, University of Massachusetts Amherst 

Roberta Bernardi, University of Bristol 

Stefan Seidel, University of Cologne 

Philipp Hukal, Copenhagen Business School 

Emmanuelle Vaast, McGill University  

Full details of the agenda, as well as abstracts of the talks, will be provided closer to the date. 

The colloquium will be held in-person and we invite IS scholars to join us.  Attendance is free of charge (though attendees will have to cover their own travel and lodging costs). For administrative reasons, registration to the colloquium is required. Please click on the link below to complete your registration, no later than 31st May, 2023. 

 If you have any questions, do not hesitate to contact us at

We are looking forward to seeing you in June! 

Colloquium organizers:  

Chrisanthi Avgerou, Saonee Sarker, Susan Scott 

This event is sponsored by the EPSRC-funded project Interface Reasoning for Interacting Systems (IRIS) – EP/R006865/1. 

Written by Dr Will Venters