Ashish Gupta, is serving as elected President of the Midwest Association for Information Systems( MWAIS) for the year 2012-2013. MWAIS serves Association for Information Systems (AIS) members across the Midwest from Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota and Wisconsin. MWAIS serves the needs of Information Technology thought leaders in the U.S. Heartland. The term will also require additional one-year commitment for 2013-2014 as past-president.

The 8th Annual Midwest Association for Information Systems Conference (MWAIS 2013) will be held on May 24-25, 2013 in Normal, Illinois, and will be hosted by the School of Information Technology and College of Business, Illinois State University – Normal. For further information, please visit the MWAIS 2013 conference website.

Past MWAIS events on MSUM campus

MWAIS 2010, co-chaired by Gupta, annual conference was held at School of Business at MSUM in collaboration with University of Minnesota, Michigan State University and Saint Louis University and was sponsored by Microsoft and several other universities. More details here.

MWAIS also co-sponsored the Symposium on Healthcare Advancements in Research & Practice 2.0 (SHARP 2.0) held at School of Business and co-chaired by Gupta in collaboration with Mayo Clinic Rochester and Oklahoma State University. More details here.