Claudia Loebbecke is Professor of Business, Media and Technology Management and Director of the Department of Media and Technology Management at the University of Cologne, Germany. She was former president of the Association for Information Systems (AIS). She serves as Board member of the Journal of Strategic Information Systems (JSIS), the Journal of Information Technology (JIT), the Information Systems Journal (ISJ) and the journal Communications of the Association for Information Systems (CAIS). Claudia received a Masters (1990) and a Ph.D. (1995) in Business Administration, both from the University of Cologne, Germany, and an MBA from Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana, U.S. (1991). She authored and co-authored acclaimed books and journal papers on IT, Technology management and innovation.

Alan R. Dennis is Professor of Information Systems and holds the John T. Chambers Chair of Internet Systems in the Kelley School of Business at Indiana University. He was named a Fellow of the Association for Information Systems in 2012. Professor Dennis has written more than 150 research papers, and has won numerous awards for his theoretical and applied research. His research focuses on four main themes: team collaboration; fake news on social media; cybersecurity; and artificial intelligence. He also has written books on data communications, networking, systems analysis and design. His research has been reported in the popular press almost 1000 times, including the Wall Street Journal, Forbes, USA Today, etc. He is the Past President of the Association for Information Systems.