Within the scope of the activities that have been developed, APSI was supported by the Scientific Community Support Fund (FACC) program of the Foundation for Science and Technology (FCT). This is a support that helps the Association to boost activities that are taking place and will take place in the future.
This recognition serves as motivation for us to maintain excellent programs, operations and services that support a successful Scientific Community.

PTAIS has earned the Outstanding Chapter designation for the 2022 reporting year!
This honorable recognition serves as motivation for us to maintain excellent programs, operations, and services that support a successful AIS Community. Criteria for recognition include: hosting events, workshops, and conferences; publishing research; recognizing member achievements; communicating and promoting group activities; effective group operations.
All AIS Communities are eligible for recognition each year and are awarded only if they meet the award criteria in a single calendar year.

Victor Barros

Researcher Fellow, Algoritmi Centre, University of Minho

The Portuguese Assocation for Information Systems would like to congratule Victor Barros, Researcher Fellow at Minho University, for his outstanding contributions to the information systems discipline in terms of research, teaching and service, as recognized by the Association for Information Systems the 2018 AIS Fellow Awards.

The award ceremony took place during the 39th annual International Conference on Information Systems (ICIS) and leaders from throughout the field of information systems were honored for their continued dedication and service to their profession.

Victor's work and remarkable contributions were recognized with the AIS Doctoral Student Service Award,  alongside fellow researchers:

Mohammad Jabbari Sabegh from Queensland University of Technology
Zhitao Yin from Georgia State University and
Malgorzata Kolotylo from Florida International University.

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Congratulations! The Portuguese Student Chapter of the Association for Information Systems, based at Minho University, was recognized by his outstanding achievements in Advancing IS as a Profession, in the 2017/2018 Student Chapter Awards.

We congratulate our students for their hard work and dedication and their efforts in promoting and advancing the field of Information Systems in Portugal.

"AIS is excited to announce the recipients of the 2017-2018 Student Chapter Awards, recognizing outstanding achievement among student chapters of the association."

"Outstanding Advancing IS as a Profession
Universidade do Minho"

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For more information, visit the Portuguese Chapter's website


Universidade do Minho
Departamento de Sistemas de Informação
Campus de Azurém
4800-058 Guimaraes

Tel: +351 253 510 317
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