Designing tomorrow: MIS faculty win awards for leadership and research excellence
As Thomas Watson Jr., second president of IBM, said in a 1973 lecture, “Good design is good business.” Business requires infrastructure to run, and designers have historically been called on to build the means to move people and generate value. Today’s designers are building digital infrastructure to promote commerce and social activity in an increasingly […]
New essay details seven key suggestions for industry in wake of pandemic
New essay from Temple University faculty member Munir Mandviwalla and five industry executives offers an outlook for how various industries should react following COVID-19 PHILADELPHIA, April 2, 2021 — Business and industry as we once knew it has changed. What was their “normal” is likely not coming back either. As we move past the COVID-19 […]
SBDC launches two new centers to assist in wake of COVID-19
Center for Hospitality Resilience and Center of Digital Transformation for Small Business will offer statewide assistance to small businesses affected by the pandemic PHILADELPHIA, July 8, 2020 — In March, when the COVID-19 pandemic was still in its infancy, Maura Shenker, director of Temple University’s Small Business Development Center (SBDC), said that the role of […]
Temple students help small businesses pivot in response to COVID-19 pandemic
Students and faculty members, led by the Institute for Business and Information Technology, offer free digital services to small businesses and nonprofits affected by COVID-19.
Munir Mandviwalla | Laurel Miller | September 8, 2015 | The Temple News
Challenge prompts importance of cyber-security Dr. Munir Mandviwalla, Chair of Fox’s Management Information Systems department and Executive Director of Temple’s Institute for Business and Information Technology, and Laurel Miller, Director of IBIT, spoke with the student newspaper about IBIT’s partnership with Lockheed Martin for the first National Cyber Analyst Challenge.
Munir Mandviwalla | Feb. 26, 2015 | BizEd Magazine
B-schools bridging business and science Do business schools have a role in STEM education? Dr. Munir Mandviwalla, Associate Professor and Chair of Management Information Systems at Fox, helped explore that question by co-authoring an op/ed for BizEd Magazine, the leading publication of AACSB International.
Munir Mandviwalla | Feb. 27, 2015 | WHYY NewsWorks
Net neutrality – Last Thursday’s FCC ruling on net neutrality raised concerns over its potential impact on cable giant Comcast, one of the region’s largest employers. Dr. Munir Mandviwalla, Associate Professor and Chair of Management Information Systems, is quoted, and is featured in an audio report that aired on WHYY Radio.