Ali Reza Montazemi is a Full Professor of Information Systems at the DeGroote School of Business at McMaster University. He has served on the editorial boards of Journals such as European Journal of Information Systems, Journal of Information Systems and Telecommunication, International Journal of Electronic Government Research, Canadian Journal of Administrative Sciences, International Journal of Applied Decision Sciences, and involved in several international conferences such as co-chair of Americas Conference on Information Systems. His research interests include knowledge management, computer-mediated communication systems, social networks, business process design through information technology, and artificial intelligence. His publications have appeared in journals and conferences such as Journal of Management Information Systems, MIS Quarterly, Journal of Strategic Information Systems, Information & Management, Communications of the ACM, Decision Support Systems, IEE Transactions on Man, Systems and Cybernetics, HICSS, and International Conference on Information Systems. His publications have been awarded Citation of Excellence, Highest Quality Rating by ANBAR Electronic Intelligence and selected as best paper at International conference on Information Systems. His research has been supported by grants from: Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada, Canadian International Development Agency, Ontario Research Network on Electronic Commerce, Medical Research Council of Canada, Manufacturing Research Corporation of Ontario, and Ontario Centres of Excellence.