Dr. Hong-Mei Chen
Professor of IT Management

Presidential Citation for Meritorious Teaching Award
University of Hawaii at Manoa
Dennis Ching Outstanding Teaching Excellence Award
 Dennis Ching Memorial Foundation
 CBA Teaching Excellence Award
Shidler College of Business, UHM
Kaizen (Service Excellence) Award
Shidler College of Business, UHM
Fulbright Senior Specialist in IT Award
J. William Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board, CISE
Global Information Infrastructure  in Healthcare Research Award
International  GII Society
Dr. Hong-Mei Chen at HICSS49 2016
  Kauai, Hawaii, Jan. 8, 2016

Ph.D. in Business Administration

University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona
Major: Management Information Systems
Minor: Electrical and Computer Engineering

Master of Science in MIS
University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona

B.S. in Business Administration
National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan Concentration: International Banking / Finance
Certified by Taiwanese  National General Exam  and National Higher Examination in Finance

Professional Service:
  • National Science Foundation (NSF) Review Panels
  • Full-bright award committee
  • Conference track chair and mini-tracks founder
  • Reviewer for over 20 research journals, including all top-tier MIS journals
  • Guest journal editor
Upcoming Events:
  1. Co-chair: "Big Data Engineering" minitrack, HICSS-49, 2016
  2. Co-leader: "Big Data Engineering: Architecting for Scalability" Tutorial, HICSS-49, 2016
  3. Pre-ICIS paper presentation:  H-M. Chen, R. Kazman, and F. Matthes.  "Demystifying Big Data Adoption:    Beyond IT Fashion and Relative Advantage."
  4. H-M. Chen, R. Kazman, and S. Haziyev. “Strategic Prototyping for Developing Big Data Systems,” IEEE Software, to appear, 2016.
  5. HICSS-49 paper presentations
  • H-M. Chen, R. Schütz, R. Kazman, and F. Matthes.   Amazon in the Air:   Innovating with Big Data at Lufthansa.”
  • H-M. Chen, R. Kazman, and S. Haziyev. “Agile Big Data Analytics Development:  An Architecture-centric Approach.
  • H-M. Chen, R. Kazman, S. Haziyev, V. Kropov and D. Chtchourov. “Big Data as a Service: A Neo-Metropolis Model  Approach for Innovation."

Full Professor

Department of Information Technology Management (ITM)
Shidler College of Business
University of Hawaii at Manoa
2404 Maile Way, Honolulu, HI 96822
Office: E601B
Phone:  808-956-7286
Fax: 808-956-9889
ITM department phone:  808-956-7430

Past Positions Held (Selected)
  • Interim Associate Dean  for Academic Programs
  • Interim Executive Education Director
  • Director, Neighbor Island MBA
  • President, Faculty Senate
  • Founder and Director, the Advanced Information Management Solutions (AIMS) Lab
  • Associate Director,  Project "Advanced Communication Technology Satellite (ACTS) and Supercomputing in Remote and Cooperative Medical Service Triage Support and Radiation Treatment Planning"
  • Project Director (Data Warehousing, Data Mining, Wisualization), National Data Center (NDC) for Electrical Vehicle Design and Development

Over 90 research presentations including over 60 invited talks to major universities, industry consortia, IT professional Associations  and Fortune 50 companies in Europe Asian, and US.

Over 70 Refereed Research Articles
published in  peer-refereed journals,  book chapters  and  conference proceedings  in MIS, Software Engineering and Computer Science, including
  • Journal of  Management Information Systems (JMIS)
  •  Communications of ACM (CACM)
  • IEEE Transactions on Services Computing
  • IEEE Software
  • Journal of Software and Systems
  • Electronic Commerce Research
  • Journal  of Parallel and Distributed Systems 
  • Information & Software Technology
  • Journal of Electronic Commerce in Organizations
  • Science of Computer Programming
  • Journal of Database Marketing & Customer Strategy Management
  • Pacific Asian Journal of the Association of Information Systems
  • International Journal of Business Environment
  • etc.
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