Academic Profile

Dr Samuel Fosso Wamba is Associate Professor at NEOMA Business School, France. Prior, he was Senior lecturer (with tenured) at the School of Information Systems & Technology (SISAT), University of Wollongong, Australia.

He earned his Ph.D. in industrial engineering (Major: Management of Innovation and Information Systems) for his work on RFID-enabled supply chain optimization, at the Polytechnic School of Montreal, Canada.

He also holds two Masters degrees: one MSc in mathematics, from the University of Sherbrooke in Canada and another MSc in electronic commerce (major: computer science) from HEC Montreal, Canada.

His current research focuses on business value of IT, inter-organisational system (e.g., RFID technology) adoption and use, supply chain management, electronic commerce, mobile commerce, Electronic Government, IT-enabled government transparency, Social medial, Business Analytics, Big Data and Open Data.

He has published papers in a number of international conferences and journals including European Journal of Information Systems, International Journal of Production Economics, Production Planning & Control, Information Systems Frontiers, Business Process Management Journal, Journal of Theoretical and Applied Electronic Commerce Research, Proceedings of the IEEE, Hawaii International Conference on Systems Science (HICSS), Pacific Asia Conference on Information Systems (PACIS), Americas Conference on Information Systems (AMCIS) and International Conference on Information Systems (ICIS).

Dr Wamba is organizing special issues on RFID/IT-enabled SCM/Organization for the:

He has been (or will) served as mini-track organizer or co-organizer and chair for the 15th Americas Conference on Information Systems (AMCIS), the 18th Americas Conference on Information Systems (AMCIS), the 19th Americas Conference on Information Systems (AMCIS), the 20th Americas Conference on Information Systems (AMCIS), the 45th Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences (HICSS),the 46th Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences (HICSS), the 47th Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences (HICSS), The 6th, 7th, 8thand 10th Workshops on e-Business, A Pre-ICIS Workshop Sponsored by AIS SIGeBIZ.

He is:

CompTIA RFID+ Certified Professional
Academic co-Founder of RFID Academia
Founder and CEO of e-m-RFID.biz.

Dr Wamba can be contacted at:
Email: fossowam@gmail.com
Linkedin: Samuel Fosso Wamba


In memory of Professor Louis-André Lefebvre: My late supervisor. He was a great man and a model for me.