AIS TOUR MayerThe UAB student chapter of The Association for Information Systems (AIS) has been recognized by the association for the chapter’s efforts in the area of Careers in IS and Community Service

This award recognizes deserving student chapters that have excelled in one or more of the following areas: professional development, membership, careers in IS, community service, fundraising, and communications.

The UAB student chapter will be officially recognized during the 2013 International Conference on Information Systems to be held in Milan, Italy. 

AIS Student Chapters, founded in late 2008, remain dedicated to creating an environment that fosters the success of undergraduate and graduate IS students and that encourages networking between students, faculty, and practitioners within the field. Through the growth of the Student Chapter community, the program is also designed to attract students to the discipline overall. Since the inception of the initiative, more than 3,000 students worldwide have affiliated with AIS Student Chapter

The Association for Information Systems (AIS), founded in 1994, and hosted by Georgia State University, is a professional organization whose purpose is to serve as the premier global organization for academics specializing in Information Systems. For more information about AIS or to become a member, please visit

For more information about UAB’s student chapter, please contact faculty advisor Dr. Ken Gunnells, (205) 934-6922