Discussant to "Data, Alive?"


Biography: Eusebio Scornavacca is Parsons Professor of Digital Innovation and Director of the UB Center for Digital Communication, Commerce and Culture at University of Baltimore. He also holds the J. & M. Thompson Chair in Management Information Systems at the Merrick School of Business. Prior to joining UB, Professor Scornavacca was a faculty member and director of research at the School of Information Management, Victoria University of Wellington in New Zealand. He has also given presentation across five continents and has held visiting positions in Japan, Italy, France, Finland, Egypt and Brazil. His research interests include mobile and ubiquitous information systems, digital transformation, disruptive ICT innovation and digital entrepreneurship. During the past 20 years he has conducted qualitative and quantitative research in a wide range of industries, including research sponsored by the private sector. Professor Scornavacca's research has appeared in journals such as the Journal of Information Technology, Information & Management, Communications of the ACM, Decision Support Systems, Communications of the AIS, Computers in Human Behavior and the Journal of Computer Information Systems. He has served as track chair at conferences such as ICIS, ECIS, PACIS, AMCIS, ACIS, HICSS and Conf-IRM.