Individual Membership

Membership in SAIS is open to all. However to join SAIS, you must first be a member of the Association for Information Systems. AIS offers 4 individual membership classes: Academic, Student, Retired, and Professional. Visit the AIS Membership page for more information.

Institutional Membership

The Southern Association for Information Systems (SAIS) offers institutional membership at an annual cost of $1000. Membership benefits include:

  • four complimentary registrations to the SAIS Conference
  • name recognition displayed on posters at the Conference
  • name displayed on the web site

Institutional memberships cannot be completed online. To become an institutional member, contact the AIS Membership Manager, Aretha Wright.

Aretha Wright
Office Manager
Association for Information Systems
Office: 404-413-7445
Fax: 404-413-7443

For additional information, please contact the Conference Chair.


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Southern AIS Executive Board

Joy Godin Past-past President 2020
Nima Kordzadeh Past President 2021
Jeannie Pridmore President 2022
Richelle Oakley VP – Conference Chair 2023
Bernie Farkas VP – Program Chair 2024
Jim Wynne Treasurer 2020
Jignya Patel Secretary 2020
Russell Thackston Marketing & Comm. Chair 2020
Karthikeyan Umapathy Journal Liaison 2020
Osama Rabie Student Liaison 2020
Chris Kreider Assistant Program Chair 2020
Jeff Kaleta Assistant Conference Chair 2020
Dawit Demissie General Board Member 2020