International Collaborative Partner of UTAR Global Research Network

Name Dr William Yeoh Ging Sun
Designation Director for IBM Centre of Excellence in Business Analytics at Deakin University
Qualification PhD, University of South Australia,(2008).
Graduate Certificate of Higher Education,Deakin University,(2013).
Master of E-Commerce, University of South Australia,(2003).
Bachelor of Engineering (Hons), Multimedia University,(2002).
Organization Deakin University
Tel No. +613 92446903
Fax No. +613 92446928
UTAR Contact Person Ms Chan Lee Kwun,

  • 2011 – Present: Lecturer, School of Information and Business Analytics, Deakin University
  • 2009-2010: Deputy Dean (R&D and Postgraduate Programs), Faculty of Information and Communication Technology, University Tunku Abdul Rahman
Teaching Interests
  • Business Intelligence; Enterprise Systems; Information Systems Analysis and Design; Database Systems; Research Methodology
Research Interests
  • Business Intelligence and Analytics, Information Quality, Information Systems
Publications & Presentations
  • Dr Yeoh has published over 50 papers in high-tier journals (including ABDC-ranked A* & A journals) and top IS conferences (e.g. ICIS, PACIS, AMCIS and ACIS). He is also a frequent speaker in practitioners' conferences.

Quarterly Activites
January - March 2018
  • Reviewing and editing research papers, survey questionnaire, etc.
October - December 2017
  • Seminar, Watson Analytics workshop, Meetings with PhD students and supervisory teams, Meetings with HoDs, Provided advices on new degree, etc.
July - September 2017
  • Research consultations with Ms Chan Lee Kwun
  • Research consultations with Sun Teik Heng
  • 5th International Big Data and Analytics Educational Conference
April - June 2017
  • Discussion of Phd project and journal paper submission
January - March 2017
  • Seminar & practical workshop
  • PhD supervision consultations & Research collaboration discussion
  • PhD project discussion
October - December 2016
  • Introduction to IBM Watson Analytics - will conduct a Watson workshop during his upcoming visit in late January 2017.
July - September 2016
  • Discussion on PhD research with Chan Lee Kwun
  • Discussion on PhD research with Sun Teik Heng
April - June 2016
  • Co-authoring research paper (submited to Industrial Management & Data Systems journal)
January - March 2016
  • Working on a journal paper
  • Data analysis and writing up research findings for a journal paper
October - December 2015
  • No activity
July - September 2015
  • Working on journal paper: The Impact of SOA-based Business Intelligence Architecture
April - June 2015
  • PhD Research discussiona dn publication