Suzanne Rivard Suzanne Rivard is a professor of Information Technology (IT) at HEC Montreal and holds the Chair in Strategic Management of Information Technology at the School. She received a Ph.D. from the Ivey School of Business at the University of Western Ontario, and holds an MBA from HEC Montreal. She is credited with over 200 publications—scientific and professional articles, book chapters, books, conference proceedings papers and research reports.

In October 2009, she received the Marcel-Vincent Award from ACFAS (Association francophone pour l’avancement du savoir) in recognition of her outstanding contribution to the advancement of knowledge in the field of social sciences. In December of the same year, the Réseau Action TI—the main association of IT professionals in Quebec—named her personality of the month for her significant contribution to the advancement of the IT profession in the province. In 2007, she received the Gérard-Parizeau Award in recognition of her exceptional contribution to the field of social sciences. Suzanne Rivard has been a member of the Royal Society of Canada since 2005. She is currently coordinator of the IT option of the Ph.D. program at HEC Montreal. She is the Senior Editor of the MIS Quarterly Theory and Review department and Associate Editor of the Journal of Management Information Systems and the Journal of Strategic Information Systems. Her influence goes beyond the research sphere as she serves as advisor to several organizations, mainly in the areas of IT project risk management, IT outsourcing management and strategic alignment of IT.

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