Dr Graeme Shanks has made significant contributions to the field of information
technology in both Australia and internationally.
Graeme was, and still is, a driving force in the recognition of information systems as an
academic discipline in its own right. He is widely acclaimed in both academia and
industry as an outstanding contributor to teaching, research and academia/industry
relations, particularly in data modelling and data quality. His peers have attested that
Graeme is a prolific publisher of high quality research papers and the quality of his
research is outstanding.
Currently Graeme is a Member, IFIP Working Group 8.3, Decision Support Systems. He
is also a member ofthe editorial board for the Journal of Data Warehousing and Program
Committee Chair for the IFIP International Conference on Decision Support Systems.
Over time he has held membership of program committees at a number of Universities.