Meet The Speaker
Dr. Shivendu Shivendu
Assoc. Professor of Information Systems at the University of South Florida
Shivendu Shivendu is an associate professor of information systems and PhD program coordinator in the School of Information Systems and Management. He has created and taught undergraduate, MBA/MS and doctoral courses in areas related to economics of information systems, blockchain technology, FinTech, IT strategy and the design of information systems. He is the principal investigator on the prestigious White House initiated Federal TechHire grant of $600,000. He is the co-organizer of the “2018 State of the Region” conference held in Tampa.
Shivendu’s research focuses on the emerging business and policy issues at the intersection of technology, economics and public policy. He employs analytical, empirical and experimental methods to study technology mediated business models, economics of digitization of information, pricing of digital goods including content pricing in dual mediums, sourcing of IT services, security and privacy in big data, business challenges of cloud adoption, health IT and technology policy. His work has been published in information systems journals including Management Science, Information Systems Research, the Journal of Management Information Systems, and Information Technology Management. His research papers have won many best-paper awards in conferences.
He earned a PhD and a master’s degree in economics from University of Southern California, Los Angeles, an MBA from the Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad; and a bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur.
Friday, October 2
11:45 AM – CDT | Blockchains Analytics and AI