2019 Annual Conference

September 14, 2019

Lacy School of Business
625 Butler Way, Indianapolis, IN 46208

Parking: Sunset Avenue Garage
4682-4698 Sunset Ave, Indianapolis

Conference Schedule

Call for Submissions

Link for Paper Submissions

Full Papers are due by August 11, 2019

Abstracts are due by September 1, 2019

Conference Registration

Early Registration:  by September 1  
On-time Registration:  by September 14  
Conference Location: Butler University, 4600 Sunset Ave, Indianapolis, IN 46208


The Mid-West Decision Sciences Institute (MWDSI) is a multidisciplinary international association dedicated to advancing knowledge and improving instruction in all business and related disciplines. It is one of several regional divisions of the Decision Sciences Institute—a professional organization of academicians and practitioners interested in the application of quantitative and behavioral methods to the problems of society. MWDSI is created and authorized by Title 5 of the Bylaws of the Decision Sciences Institute.
MWDSI strives to be the premier professional organization of choice for business scholars. To pursue this mission, the MWDSI facilitates the development and dissemination of knowledge in the diverse disciplines of the decision sciences through publication, professional meetings, and other services.


President: Sanjay Kumar, Valparaiso University
Treasurer/Past President: Peggy Daniels Lee, Indiana University – Indianapolis
Secretary: Jane Siegler, Butler University
VP of Technology: Sourish Sarkar, Penn State Erie, The Behrend College
Conference Chair: Peggy Daniels Lee, Indiana University – Indianapolis