Conferences held by learned societies

Rivard, Suzanne, “Developing Theory and Review Manuscripts”, Journal of the Association for Information Systems Theory Development Workshop, ICIS 2015, Dallas, December 13, 2015.

Rivard, Suzanne, “Theory Building is neither an Art nor a Science – It is a Craft”, SIGPhil Workshop, ICIS 2015, December 13, 2015.

Kotlarsky, Julia, Rivard, Suzanne, and Oshri, Ilan, “In Search of Innovation: Paradoxical Practices and Innovation Affordances of an Outsourcing Supplier”, Global Sourcing Workshop, La Thuile, February 18-25, 2015.

Vieru, Dragos and Rivard, Suzanne, “Shifting Sands: Organizational Identity, Partnership and IT Outsourcing”, Sixth Global Sourcing Workshop, Courchevel, March 2012.

Karimi-Alagheband, Forough and Rivard, Suzanne, “Information Technology Outsourcing Success: A Model of Dynamic and Operational Capabilities”, Sixth Global Sourcing Workshop, Courchevel, March 2012.

Rivard, Suzanne, St-James, Yannick and Cameron, Ann-Frances, “Software Project Risk Drivers as Project Manager Stressors and Coping Resources”, HICSS-44, Kauai, Hawaii, January 7, 2011.

Rivard, Suzanne and Lapointe, Liette, “A Cybernetic Theory of the Impact of implementers’ Actions on User Resistance to Information Technology Implementation”, HICSS-43, Kauai, Hawaii, January 8, 2010.

Myers, Michael, King, John L., Rivard, Suzanne, Saunders, Carole and Weber, Ron, “What do we like about information systems”, Panel, ICIS 2009, Phoenix, December 17, 2009.

Vachon, Francine, Allard, Thomas and Rivard, Suzanne, “An E-Retailer’s Dilemma: The Dual Influence of Information Presentation Format on the Antecedents of Consumer Website Usage”, AMCIS 2009, San Francisco, August 2009.

Karimi, Forough, Wu, Shikui, Rivard, Suzanne and Goyette, Sylvain, “Revising the IT Outsourcing Decision Model: A Transaction Cost Perspective”, AMCIS 2008, Toronto, August 15, 2008.

Raymond, Louis, Rivard, Suzanne and Jutras, Danie, “Evaluating Readiness for ERP Adoption in Manufacturing SMEs,” Enterprise Systems Research (Pre-ICIS) WorkshopSpecial Interest Group on Enterprise Systems (SIG-ES), Montréal, December 2007 (invited communication).

Lapointe, Liette and Rivard, Suzanne, “Challenges and Benefits of Conducting Multilevel IT Diffusion Research: A Triple Take on IT Implementation,” DIGIT, Montréal, December 2007 (invited communication).

Vieru, Dragos and Rivard, Suzanne, “Mind the Gap: Positioning the IT within the Process of Post-merger Integration,” Americas Conference on Information Systems, Keystone, August 2007.

Vachon, Francine and Rivard, Suzanne, “Les antécédents de la satisfaction envers la sélection d’un produit en contexte de cybermagasinage : un modèle de ‘fit’ cognitif,” Administrative Sciences Association of Canada, Ottawa, June 2007.

Mignerat, Muriel and Rivard, Suzanne, “Réponses stratégiques des gestionnaires de projet SI aux influences des pratiques de gestion de projet institutionnalisées,” Administrative Sciences Association of Canada, Ottawa, June 2007.

Rivard, Suzanne, “User Resistance and E-Negotiation: Some Thoughts on Research Avenues,” Keynote address, Group Decision and Negotiation Conference, Mont-Tremblant, Canada, May 15, 2007.

Haggerty, Nicole and Rivard, Suzanne, panel “MIS Theory Building, the State of the Art,” with Daniel Robey, Carol Saunders and Jane Webster, Administrative Sciences Association of Canada, Banff, June 2006.

Mignerat, Muriel and Rivard, Suzanne, “L’institutionnalisation des pratiques de gestion de projet dans les projets de systèmes d’information,” Administrative Sciences Association of Canada, Banff, June 2006.

Kappos, Antonio, Rivard, Suzanne and Lapointe, Liette, “Explaining Contradictory Reactions to Information Technology Implementation,” Administrative Sciences Association of Canada, Toronto, May 2005.

Mignerat, Muriel and Rivard, Suzanne, “Positioning the Institutional Perspective in Information Systems,” Administrative Sciences Association of Canada, Toronto, May 2005.

Raymond, Louis, Rivard, Suzanne and Jutras, Danie, “Small Enterprise’s Predisposition to Adopt an ERP,” International Conference on enterprise Information Systems, Porto, Portugal, April 2004.

Rivard, Suzanne, “When Research Becomes Practice: the Case of Software Project Risk Management,” Distinguished Speaker – IS Division, Administrative Sciences Association of Canada (ASAC), Halifax, Canada, June 2003.

Aubert, Benoit A., Houde, Jean-François, Patry, Michel and Rivard, Suzanne, “Characteristics of IT Outsourcing Contracts,” HICSS 36, Sprague R. (Ed.) Hawaii, United States, January 2003.

Bahli, Bouchaib and Rivard, Suzanne, “A Validation of Measures Associated with the Risk Factors of IT Outsourcing,” HICSS 36, Sprague R. (Ed.) Hawaii, United States, January 2003.

Bahli, Bouchaib and Rivard, Suzanne, “An Assessment of Information Technology Outsourcing Risk,” Proceedings of the International Conference on Information Systems, New Orleans, United States, December 2001, (http://aisel.isworld.org).

Aubert, Benoit A., Patry, Michel, Rivard, Suzanne and Smith, Heather, “IT Outsourcing Risk Management at British Petroleum,” Proceedings of the 34thHawaii International Conference on Systems Sciences, Maui, Hawaii, United States, January 2001.

Bahli, Bouchaib and Rivard, Suzanne, “IT Outsourcing Risks: Conceptualization and Measurement,” Actes du Congrès de l’ASAC, Montreal, Canada, Vol. 21, July 2000, pp. 13-22.

Aubert, Benoit A., Dussault, Sylvie, Patry, Michel and Rivard, Suzanne, “Managing the Risk of IT Outsourcing,” Proceedings of the Thirty-Second Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences, Hawaii, United States, January 1999.

Ramirez, Alejandro and Rivard, Suzanne, “Hypermedia Aids for Advanced Learning in Complex and Ill-Structured Knowledge Domains,” Proceedings of the 13th Annual Conference of the International Academy for Information Management, December 1998, pp. 263-275.

Rivard, Suzanne, Aubin, Marie-Claude, Raymond, Louis and Bergeron, François, “Project Managers’ Influence Tactics and Authority: A Comparison Across Project Structures,” Proceedings of the Fourth America’s Conference on Information Systems, Baltimore, United States, August 1998.

Aubert, Benoit A., Patry, Michel and Rivard, Suzanne, “Assessing the Risk of IT Outsourcing,” Proceedings of the Thirty-First Annual Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences, Hugh Watson, Editor, Hawaii, United States, Vol. VI, January 1998, pp. 685-692.

Scentific colloquiums, seminars, conferences

Rivard, Suzanne, “Keeping a Project under Control and Being in Control”, Research Seminar, The J.R. Stephen Smith School of Business, Queen’s University, Kingston, February 10, 2017.

Rivard, Suzanne, “Theory Building is neither an Art nor a Science: It is a Craft”, Workshop, The J.R. Stephen Smith School of Business, Queen’s University, Kingston, February 9, 2017.

Rivard, Suzanne, “La construction de théorie – composants et processus,” Séminaire du CERGAM, Université d’Aix-Marseille, France, November 9, 2016.

Rivard, Suzanne, “Theory Building is neither an Art nor a Science: It is a Craft”, Aston Business School and Loughborough University Research Seminar: Contemporary Issues in IS Research and Theory Building, Birmingham, June 8, 2016.

Rivard, Suzanne, “Keeping a Project under Control and Being in Control”, Sauder School MIS Division Workshop, University of British Columbia (UBC), November 27, 2015.

Rivard, Suzanne, “Crisp-set Qualitative Comparative Analysis”, Séminaire du CERGAM, Université d’Aix Marseille, France, May 6, 2015.

Rivard, Suzanne, “Séminaire sur la construction de théories”, Séminaire du CERGAM, Université d’Aix Marseille, France, April 10 and 17, 2015.

Rivard, Suzanne, “Theory Building”, Doctoral Seminar, University of Bern, Switzerland, February 24, 2015.

Kotlarsky, Julia, Rivard, Suzanne, and Oshri, Ilan, “In Search of Innovation: Paradoxical Practices and Innovation Affordances of an Outsourcing Supplier”, Global Sourcing Workshop, La Thuile, Italy, February 19, 2015.

Rivard, Suzanne, “The Ions of Theory Construction”, Research Seminar, Lancaster University Management School, Lancaster, UK, June 24, 2014.

Rivard, Suzanne, “The Strategic Role of Information Technology Outsourcing: A Dynamic Capabilities Perspective in a Total Outsourcing Context”, Research Seminar “Contemporary Issues in IT and Business Process Outsourcing”, Aston Business School, Birmingham, UK, June 18, 2014.

Rivard, Suzanne, “How to craft a conceptual paper / how to deal with theoretical development”, “Meet the Editors” Colloquium, FNEGE, Paris, December 10-13, 2013.

Rivard, Suzanne, “What is the genre of my manuscript”, Information Systems Research Seminar, IESEG, Paris-La Défense, December 9, 2013.

Rivard, Suzanne, “The Strategic Role of Information Technology Outsourcing: A Dynamic Capabilities Perspective in a Total Outsourcing Context”, MIS Seminar Series, Queen’s School of Business, Kingston, Ont., November 15, 2013.

Vieru, Dragos and Rivard, Suzanne, “Shifting Sands: Organizational Identity, Partnership and IT Outsourcing”, Sixth Global Sourcing Workshop (Scientific Colloquium), Courchevel (France), March 12-15, 2012.

Karimi-Alagheban, Forough and Rivard, Suzanne, “Information Technology Outsourcing Success: A Model of Dynamic and Operational Capabilities”, Sixth Global Sourcing Workshop (Scientific Colloquium), Courchevel (France), March 12-15, 2012.

Rivard, Suzanne, “What is the “genre” of my manuscript?”, MIS Division Research Workshop, Sauder School, UBC, June 10, 2011.

 Rivard, Suzanne, “Software Project Risk Drivers as Project Manager Stressors and Coping Resources”, Research Seminar, Reims Management School, April 28, 2011.

Rivard, Suzanne,   “Software Project Risk Drivers as Project Manager Stressors and Coping Resources”, Research Seminar, HEC Lausanne, February 18, 2011.

Rivard, Suzanne, “What is the ‘genre’ of my paper?”, School of Management, Fudan University, Shanghai, January 28, 2011.

Rivard, Suzanne, “What is the ‘genre’ of my paper?”, Scientific Seminar, College of Business, City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, January 25, 2011.

Rivard, Suzanne, “Software Project Risk Drivers as Project Manager Stressors and Coping Resources”, Research Seminar, Department of Information Systems, The University of Melbourne, Australia, December 3, 2010.

Rivard, Suzanne, “What is the ‘genre’ of my paper?”», College of Business and Economics, Australian National University, Canberra, November 2010.

Rivard, Suzanne, “Software Project Risk Drivers as Project Manager Stressors and Coping Resources”, IMARC Seminar, Nanyang Business School, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore, September 14, 2010.

Rivard, Suzanne, “What is the ‘genre’ of my paper?”, IMARC Seminar, Nanyang Business School, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore, September 17, 2010.

Rivard, Suzanne, “Information Technology Implementers’ Responses to User Resistance: Nature and Effects”, MIS Division Research Workshop, Sauder School, UBC, September 3, 2010.

Rivard, Suzanne, “What is the ‘genre’ of my manuscript?”, The Business & Management Research Centre and Information Systems Area Research Seminar Series, McGill University, Montréal, May 28, 2010.

Rivard, Suzanne, St-James, Yannik and Cameron, Ann-Frances, “Software Project Risk Drivers as Project Manager Stressors and Coping Resources”, Queen’s School of Business – HEC Montréal Research Workshop, HEC Montréal, May 7, 2010.

Rivard, Suzanne, St-James, Yannik and Cameron, Ann-Frances, “Software Project Risk Drivers as Project Manager Stressors and Coping Resources”, Journée de la recherche, HEC Montréal, April 14, 2010.

Rivard, Suzanne and DesMarais, Patrick., “When research becomes practice: The case of IS Projects”, Forum sur la recherche en gestion, HEC Montréal, October 2009.

Rivard, Suzanne, “When research becomes practice: The case of software project risk management”, Research Seminar, École de gestion Telfer, Ottawa, April 18, 2008.

Rivard, Suzanne, “When research becomes practice: the case of software project risk management”, Research Seminar, Helsinki School of Economics, February 27, 2008.

Rivard, Suzanne, “Évolution de la recherche en gestion”, Institut national des communications, Évry, France, November 30, 2007.

Aubert, Benoit A., Beaurivage, Guillaume, Croteau, Anne-Marie and Rivard, Suzanne, “Patterns of IT Outsourcing Associated with Strategic Profiles of Organizations”, 3rd International Conference on Outsourcing of Information Services (ICOIS), Heidelberg, Germany, May 2007.

Rivard, Suzanne, “Quand la recherche devient pratique : le cas de la gestion de risque de projets de technologies de l’information”, Conférence de la lauréate du Prix Gérard-Parizeau, HEC Montréal, April 19, 2007.

Rivard, Suzanne, “When research becomes practice: the case of software project risk management”, Research Leaders Seminar, Sprott School of Business, Carleton University, Ottawa, November 10, 2006.

Rivard, Suzanne, “A System Theoretical Analysis of IS Implementers’ Role in Explaining User Resistance to Information Technology Implementation”, Sauder School of Business, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, May 5, 2006.

Rivard, Suzanne, “Information Technology and Organizational Transformation: The Management Puzzle”, Henry-Lyman-Hooker Distinguished Professor Lecture, DeGroote School of Business, McMaster University, April 25, 2006.

Rivard, Suzanne, “A Triple Take on Information System Implementation”, Henry-Lyman-Hooker Distinguished Professor Lecture, DeGroote School of Business, McMaster University, April 24, 2006.

Rivard, Suzanne, “A System Theoretical Analysis of User Resistance to Information System Implementation”, Chaire de gestion des espaces commerciaux et du service à la clientèle, March 29, 2006.

Rivard, Suzanne, “The Ions of Theory Building”, Journal of the Association for Information Systems’ Workshop on Theory Building, Las Vegas, December 14, 2005.

Mignerat, Muriel, “An Institutional Analysis of Project Management Practices”, ICIS Doctoral Consortium, ICIS 2005, Las Vegas, December 2005.

Rivard, Suzanne, “A System Theoretical Analysis of Resistance to Information System Implementation”, Ivey Research Series, Ivey School of Business, The University of Western Ontario, November 25, 2005.

Rivard, Suzanne, and Lapointe, Liette, “A General-Systems-Theory Analysis of Resistance to Information Technology Implementation”, Queen’s HEC Colloquium on Information Systems Research, Queen’s School of Business, Kingston, May 27, 2005.

Rivard, Suzanne, “Risk management of ERP projects: reconciling rigor and flexibility”, Seminar on Evaluating and Managing Risks of IT-related Change, Nottingham University Business School, United Kingdom, April 19, 2005.

Mignerat, Muriel, “Positioning the Institutional Perspective in Information Systems”,IFIP working group 8.2, Organizations and Society in Information Systems (OASIS) 2004 Workshop, Grand Hyatt Washington, Washington D.C., United States, December 12, 2004.

Rivard, Suzanne, “Technologies de l’information et transformation des organisations: un casse-tête à assembler,” Conference du CETO, HEC Montréal, November 23, 2004.

Rivard, Suzanne,  “Risk management of ERP projects: reconciling rigor and flexibility”, Bentley ERP Workshop, Bentley College, Boston, United States, October 15, 2004.

Rivard, Suzanne, “When Research Becomes Practice: The Case of Software Project Risk Management”, The University of Auckland Business School Seminars, Auckland, New Zealand, July 19, 2004.

Rivard, Suzanne, “Studying Information Technology Outsourcing Risk”, Information Systems Colloquium, Haskayne School of Business, University of Calgary, Alberta, March 14, 2003.

Bernard, Jean-Grégoire, Rivard, Suzanne and Aubert, Benoit A., “Measuring the Risk of ERP Implementation”, Workshop on ERP Implementation, HEC Montréal, February 21, 2003.

Professional colloquiums, seminars

Rivard, Suzanne, “Gérer des projets de systèmes d’information à risque élevé : raison et émotions”, PMI-Montréal Symposium, Montréal, September 26, 2013.

Rivard, Suzanne, “Les bénéfices de la gestion du risque”, PMI-Montréal Symposium, Montréal, November 9, 2011.

Rivard, Suzanne, “Les bénéfices de la gestion du risque”, Journée thématique la gestion des risques, GP Québec, Québec City, March 3, 2010.

Rivard, Suzanne, “Ne demandez pas ce que les technologies de l’information peuvent faire pour vous; demandez-vous ce que vous pouvez faire pour les technologies de l’information”, Réseau HEC, HEC Montréal, October 24, 2008.

Rivard, Suzanne, “Gestion intégrée du risque de projets de technologies de l’information”, Ministère des services gouvernementaux, Québec, September 2008.

Rivard, Suzanne, “La gouvernance Web de l’organisation”, INTRACOM 2007, Montréal, March 27, 2007.

Rivard, Suzanne, “Gestion de risque de projets technologiques – une approche intégrée”,  Maîtrise des projets en technologies de l’information, Ministère des affaires gouvernementales, Québec City, November 28, 2006.

Rivard, Suzanne, “Registre des droits personnels, réels et mobiliers – analyse d’un succès”, Ministère des services gouvernementaux, Québec City, September 12, 2005.

Rivard, Suzanne, and DiMarcantonio, Patrice, “Évaluation de risque du passage à la suite OpenOffice.org”, Conférence logiciels libres dans l’administration publique,Québec City, May 16, 2005.

Rivard, Suzanne, “L’alignement stratégique des T.I.”, Conseil fédéral du Québec en technologie de l’information, Québec City, September 18, 2003.

Rivard, Suzanne, “Strategic Alignment of Information Technology and Organizational Performance”, Industry Canada Economic Seminar Series, Industry Canada, Ottawa, April 16, 2003.

Rivard, Suzanne, “La contribution stratégique des technologies de l’information”, Entre Vues HEC, HEC Montréal Network, Montréal, January 29, 2003.

Rivard, Suzanne, “La gestion du risque d’impartition des technologies de l’information”, Impartition – défis et enjeux, Fédération informatique du Québec, Montréal,  March 13, 2002.