Our Keynote Speakers

Tawei (David) Wang, PhD, CPA, CIA

Tawei (David) Wang is currently an Associate Professor and Driehaus Fellow at DePaul University. He received his Ph.D. from Krannert Graduate School of Management, Purdue University in 2009. His research interests are information security management and IT management.

His papers have appeared in several leading journals, including Information Systems Research, Accounting Horizons, Decision Support Systems, European Journal of Information Systems, Information and Management, Information Systems Journal, International Journal of Accounting Information Systems, Journal of Accounting and Public Policy, Journal of Banking and Finance, Journal of Information Systems, Journal of Organizational Computing and Electronic Commerce, among others.

He received several research awards and his articles have been downloaded more than 40,000 times through Science Direct. He mainly teaches audit analytics and has been invited by universities and conferences to discuss curriculum design and analytics teaching strategies. He was involved in the development of cybersecurity curriculum guidelines by ACM.

He was a speaker for the Institute of Internal Auditors, Institute of Management Accountants, ISACA, and a panelist talking about cyber risk in a workshop hosted by the Federal Reserve Bank Charlotte. He was selected to be the KPMG James Marwick Professor in Residence in 2018. He was the President of the American Accounting Association Midwest Region and is currently the president elect of the American Accounting Association Accounting Information Systems section.