Doctoral Consortium

18.10.2023, 13:30 - 17:00 Yeditepe University

The IMISC2023 Conference will begin with the 18 October 2023 PhD Consortium. The IMISC PhD Consortium aims to facilitate a collective and constructive environment where PhD students currently working on theses in the field of Management Information Systems can share their work and receive constructive feedback.

*Doctoral Consortium will be held on Wednesday, October 18, 2023, between 13:30 and 17:00 at Yeditepe University.

*PhD Consortium registration fee is 100 TL.
The Doctoral Consortium Committee invites candidates to the consortium. Eligible candidates must be registered at a University in Turkey. Each faculty/school/doctoral program can nominate candidates and must guarantee appropriate funds for the student to attend the main conference with the doctoral consortium. In the consortium, the chamber and the board are provided with the support of the IMISC2023 Organizing Committee, while the candidates who will apply to the consortium must register with IMISC2023 as a student.

We are waiting for the applications of YBS 2023 PhD Candidates!
Co-Chairs of the PhD Consortium
Prof Dr. Meltem Özturan, Boğaziçi University, TRAIS Board Member, Founding President
Assoc. Prof. Dr.Mehmet Aydın, Kadir Has University, TRAIS Board Member, President
Consortium Members
Prof. Dr. Sona Mardikyan
Prof. Dr. Sevinç Gülseçen
Prof. Dr. Üstün Özen
Prof. Dr. Nuri Başoğlu
Question & answer
Participant Benefits
Networking, experiences in academic careers in MIS, information on academic staff and publishing articles in leading journals.
Nomination Requirements and Application Procedure
The consortium is designed for students who wish to advance their thesis research. Students who have completed or are about to finish their thesis by October 2023 will not be accepted. Some requirements must be met:
A student must be nominated by a PhD advisor. Each faculty / school / doctoral program can select PhD students for the PhD Consortium. Self-nominations by students will not be considered. The Candidacy Letter must be written by the doctoral advisor.
The nomination application must include the following:
IMISC2023 Candidacy Letter
PhD Thesis Proposal File
Appeal Details
You can make the application by filling out the form at the link address. Applications can be made until October 15. Applications will be evaluated in the order of application.
About Thesis Proposal File:
Thesis Proposal Document should cover the research question or topic, a rationale for the importance of the research, presenting the theoretical basis and context of the research, a description of the research approach and method, preliminary findings, and expected contributions to the literature. When preparing a presentation, we encourage PhD students to reflect on the following questions:
What makes my research particularly appealing to me?
For discipline?
For practice?
How can I verify that my research results will match the objectives of the thesis?
How can I show that the results of my work will contribute to the advancement of the field?