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CFP - The Third China Workshop on Economics of Information Systems Theory (CWEIST 2021)

  • 1.  CFP - The Third China Workshop on Economics of Information Systems Theory (CWEIST 2021)

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    The 3rd China Workshop on Economics of Information Systems Theory (CWEIST 2021) will be held online on June 28 Beijing Time (June 27 Evening and June 28 Morning US Time) due to the global outbreak of COVID-19.

    We invite submissions of original completed and research-in-progress papers addressing issues concerning mathematical and economic modeling for IS and related issues. The workshop features both extended-length presentations that are 50-min long and a poster session. For each extended-length presentation, we also assign an experienced researcher as a discussant. Only completed papers are considered for extended-length presentations. Work-in-progress papers and completed papers that are not selected for extended-length presentations are considered for the poster session. Only abstracts of accepted papers will be displayed on the conference website (we do not post full papers). Please refer to more information at

    Important Dates

    • Submissions Open: April 1, 2021
    • Deadline for paper submission: May 17, 2021
    • Notification of Acceptance: June 7, 2021
    • Workshop days: June 28 (Beijing Time), 2021

    Submission Instructions

    All submissions must be in English. The accepted file formats include Microsoft Word and PDF. The workshop accepts both completed and work-in-progress papers. Completed papers should be no longer than 40 pages (double-spaced, everything included). Work-in-progress papers should be no longer than 20 pages (double-spaced, everything included).

    Submission will be accepted online at:


    Due to the worldwide outbreak of COVID-19, the workshop will be hosted virtually this year. The registration is free this year, but attendees will need to register to receive instructions for attending the conference. The registration link will be available at a later time.

    Workshop Co-Chairs

    • Min Chen, George Mason University, USA
    • Xianjun Geng, Tulane University, USA
    • Hong Guo, University of Notre Dame, USA
    • He Huang, Chongqing University, China
    • De Liu, University of Minnesota, USA
    • Hongyan Xu, Chongqing University, China

    You can reach the workshop co-chairs by sending your inquiry to:

    Min Chen
    Associate Professor
    George Mason University
    Fairfax VA