ProfileDr. Xiaobo Xu is a Professor of Information Management and Information Systems at Xi’an Jiaotong-Liverpool University, Suzhou, China. He received his BE in Management Engineering from East China University of Science and Technology and his PhD in Management Information Systems from University of Mississippi.
His primary research interests include information systems project success, business model innovation, research methodologies, shared economy, e-commerce success, supply chain management, etc. He has published more than 40 articles in internationally leading and prestigious journals, including British Journal of Management, Decision Support Systems, Journal of Business Research, Project Management Journal, Information Technology & Management, Information Systems Frontiers, International Journal of Information Management, Technological Forecasting and Social Change, Internet Research, DATA BASE for Advances in Information Systems among others.
He has given many invited talks/seminars at different universities such as University of Chinese Academy of Sciences, Zhejiang University, HIT-Shenzhen, SCUT, Abu Dhabi University, Qatar University, etc. He has received both internal and external research funds. He has also provided consulting services to firms in United Arab Emirates and mainland China.
The Two Mountains Theory-"lucid waters and lush mountains are invaluable assets" was raised in the Anji County (安吉-安且吉兮) where he grew up. Welcome to his harmonious hometown-Anji as well as the beautiful XJTLU in Suzhou!