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Pries-Heje holds M.Sc. and Ph.D. degrees from
Jan Pries-Heje is certified ISO 9000 auditor and BOOTSTRAP assessor, and has been project manager for a number of Multi Media and IT-related change projects. He worked as a Consultant 1997-2000 in IT quality and Software Process Improvement. He is the Danish national representative to IFIP Technical Committee 8 (TC8) on Information Systems, and Secretary for TC8 since 1999. He is now responsible for a number of research projects mainly within the area of software process improvement.
Jan Pries-Heje is Chairman of the IRIS Steering Committee (now Called President of the Scandinavian AIS) and is currently Associate Editor for MIS Quarterly, European Journal of Information Systems (EJIS), Information Systems Journal (ISJ) and member of the Editorial Board for Journal of AIS (JAIS).
Pries-Heje was Program Chair for the 1st International IFIP Working
Group 8.6 conference on diffusion and adoption in 1995, and was Program Chair
for the recent WG 8.6 Conference in Atlanta. He was also Conference
Chair for the European Conference on Information Systems (ECIS) in
His research interests include information systems development, software engineering, and software process improvement. He focuses on organizational and managerial issues. Jan has published more than 100 papers and chapters in these areas in journals and conferences.