Lakshmi Iyer

Associate Professor and Director of ISSCM Graduate Programs

Invited Presentations, Workshops, etc..

Technical Reports

Iyer, L (2013, 2014). “Aspire IT” A program to engage middle school girls in IT. A report submitted to the National Center of Women in IT.

Iyer, L. (2013, 2014). “IT is for Girls” – A program to recruit and engage female students in IT through hands-on projects and mentoring opportunities. A Report submitted to Lincoln Financial Group.

Iyer, L. (2012, 2011). Engaging girls in IT, A Community Action Grant Report, The American Association of University Women.

Refereed and Invited Presentations


Trauth, E., Annabi, H., Carter, M., Iyer, L.S., & Windeler, J. (December 2015), “Social Inclusion Research Workshop,” post-ICIS, Fort Worth, TX.

Loiacono, E.T. and Iyer, L.S. (December 2015) Advancing Women in Information Systems Academia-2nd Pre-ICIS Workshop, Fort Worth, TX.

Deokar, A., Gupta, A., Iyer, L.S. and Jones, M.C. (December 2015). “Exploring the Analytics Frontier,” A Pre-ICIS SIGDSA (Special Interest Group in Decisions Support and Analytics) Workshop, Fort Worth, TX.

Iyer, L.S. (2015) “Visual Analytics Tools and Teaching Resources for Business Analytics,” Southern Association of Information Systems Conference, Hilton Head, SC.

Iyer, L.S., Ariyachandra, T., and Marjanovic, O. (December 2014) “Building a better World through Analytics and Collaboration,” Pre-ICIS SIGDSA Workshop, Auckland, NZ.

Loiacono, E.T. and Iyer, L.S. (December 2014) “Advancing Women in Information Systems Academia” Pre-ICIS Workshop, Auckland, NZ.

Iyer, L.S. (October 2014) “SAS Visual Analytics Training workshop”, Symposium on Healthcare and Analytics in Research and Practice, University of Tennessee, Chattanooga, TN.

Iyer, L.S. (June 2014) “Visual Analytics Workshop”, Global IT Management Association World Conference, Philadelphia, PA.

Iyer, L.S. and Power, D. (December 2013). Reshaping Society through Analytics, Collaboration, and Decision Support: Role of BI and Social Media,” A Pre-ICIS SIGDSS (Decision Support Systems) Workshop, Milan, Italy.

Invited Presentations/Seminars

Iyer, L.S. (May 2015) “RISE IT for Social Good – A program to recruit and retain undergraduate female students in IT/IS undergraduate programs” at the National Center for Women in IT Annual Summit, Hilton Head, SC.

Iyer, L.S. (September 2014) “Mixed Methods Research in Information Systems”

  • Indian Institute of Management (IIM), Indore, India.
  • Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Delhi, India
  • Alliance University, Bangalore, India


  • Iyer, L.S. (2015). “Educating Students within the ERA of BIG DATA,” Southern Association of Information Systems, Hilton Head, SC.
  • Iyer, L.S. (2014). “How to Build Your Dream (not just Big) Analytics Program,” Americas Conference on Information Systems, Savannah, GA.
  • Iyer, L.S. (2013). “Diversity and Inclusion in Information Systems,” Global Information Technology Management Association Conference, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
  • Iyer, L.S. (2013) “Research Directions in Information Systems,” Global Information Technology Management Association Conference, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.