MWDSI President’s Message

Midwest Decision Sciences Institute (MWDSI) is the oldest of the regional divisions of the Decision Sciences Institute. The territories of the MWDSI include North Dakota, South Dakota, Nebraska, Minnesota, Iowa, Missouri, Wisconsin, Illinois, Kansas, Michigan, Indiana, Ohio, Kentucky, and Western Pennsylvania.

Beginning in 1970, MWDSI has been organizing a professional meeting annually.  The meeting focusses on multidisciplinary areas within the business discipline. The annual event is dedicated to advancing knowledge and improving instruction in all business and related disciplines. Both academic and industry professionals benefit from the annual meeting.

Our 2022 conference (April 8-9) will be held virtually. Register and submit your work using the links below (Click here for the program flyer).



Our host is Oakland University. You will find detailed information regarding the conference in the Conference section of this website. I hope to see you at the conference.

Feel free to reach out to me or any other MWDSI officer with any questions or information about the conference or the institute.

Sanjay Kumar
Valparaiso University
MWDSI President