Institute of Information Systems and Digital Business (IWI-HSG)


With five chairs, the Institute of Information Management (IWI-HSG) is one of the largest institutes at the University of St.Gallen. We have been researching business models and the application of digital technologies for more than 30 years. We always place people at the centre of our work. 

In addition to research, teaching is very important to us. We offer courses at all levels and supervise numerous theses. The success of our young academics is proof of our research and teaching performance.


Symposium „AI and Digital Innovation", March 5, 2024; 09.00am - 12.30pm @SQUARE-HSG

The symposium will focus on various aspects of AI and digital innovation featuring research talks by Prof. Nicholas Berente (University of Notre Dame, USA), Prof. Stefan Seidel (University of Cologne), Prof. Vivianna Fang He (University of St. Gallen) and Prof. Ivo Blohm (University of St. Gallen). Following the talks, there will be an open audience discussion to jointly explore opportunities, challenges, and future research avenues for AI research in Information Systems, Organization Studies and Management Science.
The symposium is open to the public; registration is required.

Research Talks

Info events

The Connected Workplace" - Lecture by Prof. Dr. Tobias Mettler

Our institute is pleased to announce a public lecture by Prof Dr Tobias Mettler, Professor of Information Management at the University of Lausanne (UNIL). The lecture is part of our renowned "St. Gallen Information Management Research Colloquium" and promises to offer profound insights into the digital transformation of the world of work.
Prof. Dr. Tobias Mettler
Room 52-7024