The principal objective of PHIS-NZ is to provide a peer network for individuals who have responsibility for administering research and education in Information Systems departments and schools in New Zealand.


Other objectives are to:


·         Promote Information Systems research and education in New Zealand;

·         Provide an expert perspective on matters of national and international importance that impact the Information Systems academic discipline in New Zealand;

·         Provide a forum for discussion and debate on issues relating to the development of Information Systems as a discipline in New Zealand universities;

·         Provide a mechanism for greater collaboration between Information Systems departments and schools; and

·         Support, liaise and collaborate with the Australian Council of Professors and Heads of Information Systems (ACPHIS).