• Improving Information Quality of User-generated Content: Design Theory, Real-world Instantiation and Evaluation

Dr. Jeffery Parsons and Roman Lukyanenko, Newfoundland Memorial University, Canada.

Supporting documentation


  • Smart Data Pricing

Soumya Sen, University of Minnesota; Carlee Joe-Wong, Princeton University;  Sangtae Ha, University of Colorado, Boulder; Mung Chiang, Princeton University.

Nomination letter
Supporting documentation


  • Design of Privacy-safe Personalized Content Offering

Juliana Sutanto ETH Zurich, Chuan Hoo Tan, City University of Hong Kong and Chee Wei Phang, Fudan University.

Nomination letter
Supporting documentation

  • Privacy that Matters: Designing IT Artifacts for Privacy Protection

France Belanger, Virginia Tech and Robert Crossler, Mississippi State.

Nomination letter
Supporting documentation


  • Design of Automated Agents Capable of Recognizing and Forecasting the Economic Environment

Wolfgang Ketter, Erasmus University, John Collins, Maria Gini, Alok Gupta, and Paul Schrater, University of Minnesota.

Nomination letter 2012
Real-Time Tactical and Strategic Sales Management for Intelligent Agents Guided by Economic Regimes
Detecting and forecasting economic regimes in multi-agent automated exchanges


  • Avatar-based Kiosk for Automated Interviewing and Deception Detection

Douglas S. Derrick and Jay F. Nunamaker, Jr. (MIS Department, University of Arizona).

WITS Prototype Submission
IEEE Paper
Basic Design Document and Samples
Kiosk Featured at Workshop with EU Border Guards
Short Kiosk Presentation


  • Information Market-Based Decision Fusion

Manish Agrawal and Kaushal Chari (Department of Information Systems & Decision Sciences, University of South Florida) and Johan Perols (School of Business Administration, University of San Diego).

Nomination letter 2009
Info Fusion Info Markets in MultiAgent Systems-WITS05
Info Market-Based Decision Fusion-ICIS06
Info Market-Based Decision Fusion-Informs09

  • Social Network-based Marketing Systems

Brian Dalessandro, Shawndra Hill, Sofus Macskassy, Foster Provost, and Xiaohan Zhang (Information Systems Group, Stern School of Business, New York University), Chris Volinsky (AT&T Research), Rod Hook and Alan Murray (Coriolis Ventures).

Nomination letter 2009
A Simple Relational Classifier (S. Macskassy & F. Provost)
Network-based Marketing: Identifying likely Adopters via Consumer Networks (S. Hill, F. Provost & C. Volinsky)
Classification in Networked Data: A Toolkit and a Univariate Case Study (S. Macskassy & F. Provost)
Audience Selection for On-line Brand Advertising: Privacy-friendly Social Network Targeting (F. Provost, B. Dalessandro, R. Hook, X. Zhang & A. Murray)
The Online Ad that Knows Where Your Friends Shop


  • vPlan

Martin Bichler, Thomas Setzer and Benjamin Speitkamp (Department of Informatics, Internet-based Information Systems, TU Munchen).

Nomination letter 2008
Capacity Planning for Virtualized Servers
Allocation Problems in Large Scale Server Consolidation
Recommendation from Siemens
Server Consolidation
Patent Info
Press Release Siemens (German)

  • CopLink

Hsinchun Chen (Department of Management Information Systems, University of Arizona).

Nomination letter 2008
Evaluating Event Visualization
Spiral Up
NY Times Article 2002
Newsweek Article 2003
Detecting Deceptive Criminal Identities
Crime Flooding