Keynote Speakers/特邀报告

Prof. L. Roger Yin, University of Wisconsin-Whitewater, USA

Dr. L. Roger Yin is a Professor of Information Technology in the College of Business and Economics at University of Wisconsin-Whitewater, USA. Dr. Yin is the recipient of Hermsen Teaching Award of 2015-16 of the Business School at UW-Whitewater. Roger grew up in Taipei City and earned a B.E. in Environmental Engineering from National Chung-Hsin University in Taiwan. He holds both an M.S. and Ph.D. in Instructional Systems Technology from Indiana University, Bloomington, USA. He has earned industry certifications including CPHIMS, CISA, CISM, CGEIT, GSNA, and ITIL-F. 

Dr. Yin possesses multidisciplinary educational and professional experiences in Engineering, Education, Cognitive Science, Business, Healthcare, and Information Technology. Roger is passionate about how people, technology, and culture can jointly work toward or against human civilization and sociotechnical interactions in the increasingly complex world. Dr. Yin presently serves as Director of Academic Affairs on the Board of Directors of Wisconsin Dairyland Chapter of Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS). Dr. Yin was a Visiting Teaching Professor in the Faculty of Medicine at the Chinese University of Hong Kong in the summers of 2000 and 2001, assisted with an online training program for medical students. Roger has been actively involved in the IT space for more than 25 years including work as Application Developer, Manager, Administrator, Consultant, Researcher, and Educator. Dr. Yin has published more than 40 refereed journal articles and presented more than 50 papers in national and international conference on and related to Information Technology. From 2006 to 2009, Dr. Yin was elected and appointed as President of Organizational Systems Research Association, also a SIG affiliated with Association for Information Systems (AIS). Roger’s teaching and research interests are interdisciplinary that include cybersecurity management, IT governance & risk management, healthcare IT, e-learning systems for professional training and development, and Blockchain and Smart Technologies. When he is not working on academic and consulting functions, Roger is an avid music lover and enjoys producing and recording live concerts of classical, jazz, folk, and blues performances.


Prof. Ruey-Jer (Bryan) Jean, National Chengchi University, Taiwan

Ruey-Jer ‘‘Bryan’’ Jean received his PhD degree in business administration from the University of Manchester, UK in 2008. He is Professor of International Business at the Department of International Business, National Chengchi University, Taipei. His research focuses on inter- organizational relationship management and international new ventures in digital and data-rich environments, with a focus on emerging markets. Dr. Jean ranked 1st in Taiwan and 8th in Asia in terms of research productivity and influence by Asian Marketing Journal. Dr. Jean has published more than 30 academic journal articles in referred journals including Journal of International Business Studies, Decision Sciences, Management International Review, International Marketing Review, Journal of International Marketing, International Business Review, Journal of Product Innovation Management, Information & Management and other journals.

Prof. Kun-Huang Huarng, Feng Chia University, Taiwan 

Prof. KUN-HUANG HUARNG received Ph.D. in Texas A&M University, Texas, U.S.A. (1993). And he is now Professor of International Business, Feng Chia University, Taiwan; Dean in College of Business, Feng Chia University, Taiwan; Associate Editor in Journal of Innovation & Knowledge; Editor-in-Chief in International Journal of Business Economics; Associate Editor in Journal of Business Research; Founder Governor of Global Innovation and Knowledge Academy (GIKA). Also, he is Life Fellow of International Society of Management Engineers and received Outstanding Service Award in the Literati Network 2008 Awards for Excellence, Emerald (2008).

Assoc. Prof. Chen-Huei Chou, College of Charleston, USA

Chen-Huei Chou received the B.S. in Information and Computer Engineering from Chung Yuan Christian University, Taiwan, the M.S. in Computer Science and Information Engineering from National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan, the M.B.A. from the University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, USA, and the Ph.D. in Management Information Systems from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA. He is an Associate Professor of Information Management and Decision Sciences in the School of Business at the College of Charleston, SC, U.S.A. His research has been published in MIS journals and major conference proceedings, including MIS Quarterly, Journal of Association for Information Systems, Decision Support Systems, IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics, Computers in Human Behavior, Internet Research, and Journal of Information Systems and e-Business Management. His areas of interests include web design issues in disaster management, ontology development, Internet abuse in the workplace, text mining, data mining, knowledge management, and behavioral studies related to the use of IT.

Invited Speaker

Assoc. Prof. Weng-Kun Liu, Feng Chia University, Taiwan

Weng-Kun Liu is an associate professor of department of International business at Feng Chia University in Taiwan. My academic major is management administration which concentrates in the arena of international business management. I dedicate my major researches in the International Business Management, Leadership Behavior, Human Resource Management, Cross-border E-commerce, and Decision Making. Except academic research, I also devote the researches of Industry-Academy Cooperation to enhance the practical production output. Following are my professional certificate, academic experience, government program, and academic publication.