The Special Lecture Series 2017 The Topic of ? The importance of Crowdsourcing for IT Management

The detail of the Special Lecture is:

Friday 15 September 2017,

?”The importance of Crowdsourcing for IT Management”

By Assoc. Prof. Dr. Fernando Jos? Garrig?s Sim?n

School of Informatics, Universitat Polit?cnica de Val?ncia, Spain





Fernando Jos? Garrig?s Sim?n. Phd in Management and Associate Professor in the Department of Business Organization, Universitat Politecnica de Valencia (Spain). MSc in Tourism Management and Planning, Bournemouth University. Bachelor Degree in Economics from the University of Valencia. He has stayed as visiting professor (for teaching or/and researching purposes) at several universities in France, Finland, Germany, USA, UK, Ireland, Australia, Bolivia, Portugal, Singapore, Thailand or Taiwan (at prestigious universities such as University of Miami, University of Sydney, or Singapore Management University). His primary areas of research include Tourism Management and Planning, Strategic Management, IT Management, Crowdsourcing and the development of new business models. He has developed diverse international research and teaching projects. He has published in international books and journals such as Annals of Tourism Research, International Journal of Contemporary Hospitality Management, International Journal of Innovation Management, International Journal of Technology Management, Journal of Knowledge Management, Small Business Economics, Canadian Journal of Administrative Sciences, Journal of Air Transport Management, Management Decision, The Service Industries Journal, Tourism Management, Tourism Economics, or recently Journal of Vacation Marketing, Revista de Administra??o de Empresas, International Entrepreneurship and Management Journal or Entrepreneurship and Regional Development. He is member of the editorial board of some international journals such as Tourism Today, Journal of Tourism (revista de turism), Ecoforum, American Journal of Industrial and Business Management, American? Journal of Management Studies, Journal of Innovation Management, International Journal of Scientific management and development, Journal of Tourism and Recreation, International Journal of Organizational Leadership, Revista de An?lisis Tur?stico, or Cuadernos de Turismo, and the editor in chief of International Journal of Modern Management & Foresight, and Frontiers in Management Research. He is the founder and chair of the international conference INNODOCT ( (with editions since 2013). He is also the founder and the director of the Degree in Leadership, Strategy and Emerging Markets (?Diploma de Extensi?n Universitaria en Liderazgo, Toma de Decisiones Estrat?gicas y Mercados Emergentes?) at Universitat Politecnica de Valencia (Spain) (