Portugal earned the designation of Outstanding SIG, Chapter, or College for the 2018 reporting year.

We were amongst the 27 AIS Communities to earn the designation and we want to congratulate all our members, students, chapter and researchers for their notable contributions in the field of Information Systems.

We are honoured by this important recognition from the Association for Information Systems, as the Outstanding Community designation celebrates the exceptional work of AIS Communities, and we look forward to 2019!

"AIS Communities contribute to the field of information systems through catering to specialized areas of study, geographic locations, and similar professional interests.
The Outstanding Community designation celebrates the exceptional work of AIS Communities and their contributions toward supporting the mission of AIS through the advancement of knowledge and the promotion of excellence in the practice and study of information systems."

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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