Call for Papers

2021 Accounting Information Systems (AIS) Educator Conference

Submission deadline: March 31, 2021

The Annual AIS Educator Conference will be held June 25-­27, 2021 in Colorado Springs, Colorado. The Conference will be held at The Antlers, a 20-­minute drive from the Colorado Springs Airport (COS) and 90-minute drive from Denver International Airports (DIA). Research papers, teaching cases and tools, computer training sessions, and panel discussions will focus on topics related to the content and the teaching of AIS courses. A one-­day pre-conference data analytics workshop will take place on Thursday, June 24, 2021. A three-day pre-conference REA Bootcamp led by Cheryl Dunn is set for Monday-Wednesday, June 21 -23, 2021.

We invite you to participate in the Annual AIS Educator Conference! 

There are three categories for submissions:

  • Papers or other submissions to be presented by Educators
  • Research papers submitted by Graduate students
  • Student projects submitted by Educators

Please submit your paper online through the link at the end of this page.

Papers and Presentations

Any theoretical or applied research benefiting AIS practice or teaching is welcome. Teaching related work may also include innovative course design topics such as effective delivery methods, assignments, cases, or projects. Submissions may be in the form of completed papers, extended abstracts, presentation proposals, or panel discussion proposals.

Details can be found here.

Student Research Papers

Undergraduate and graduate students working on an AIS paper are encouraged to submit. The best student paper will win a $1,000 cash award!  Details can be found here.

Student Projects

Educators are encouraged to submit outstanding work on projects or cases. Students receive $200 for the project. The educator will receive $250 to attend the conference and present the winning project materials. Details can be found here.

Style Guidelines

Style guidelines for formatting submissions can be found here.

Submitting Online

Use the online submission system to submit your work.

NOTE: If you are haven’t submitted to Microsoft Research (CMT) conference before, create a new account here. (video help). If have submitted before, login here, then search for “AIS” or use this direct link.

Submission Instructions

Instructions for making online submissions can be found here.