Advancing IT Research, Interest and Interaction
The Information Technology Research Institute is a nationally competitive research center serving Arkansas and the world. Learn more.
Executives in the classroom brings industry professionals into the Sam M. Walton College of Business classrooms to discuss topics pertinent to the syllabus. This semester representatives from Arvest, Dillard's, Acxiom, Teradata and Arcbest presented on social media strategies, information security issues, proejct management, artificial intelligence and business intelligence. Learn more.
Friday, December 2, 2016
The ITRI will host a Girls in IT event on Friday December 2nd from 9:00-2:00 pm for young women in the 9th - 12th grades. The event will be held at and is sponsored by Tyson Foods, Inc. corporate offices in Springdale, AR. This program is designed to encourage women to seek out lucrative careers in the information technology industry.
The desire is to have 150 young women from Arkansas high schools in attendance. Learn more.
New & Noteworthy
We see a world where computing helps solve tomorrow’s problems – where we use our knowledge and skills to advance the profession and make a positive impact. Learn more...
Through resources and partnerships available via the Sam M. Walton College of Business as well as the University of Arkansas, the Information Technology Research Institute strives to:
- Advance the state of research and practice in the development and use of information technology for enhancing the performance of individuals and organizations.
- Provide a forum for multi-disciplinary work on issues related to information technology.
- Promote student interest in the study of information technology.
- Facilitate the exchange of information between the academic and business communities.