Dr. Samuel Fosso Wamba is a Full Professor in Informations Systems and Data Science and the Associate Dean for Research at TBS Education, France. He is also a Distinguished Visiting Professor at The University of Johannesburg, South Africa. He earned his Ph.D. in industrial engineering at the Polytechnic School of Montreal, Canada. His current research focuses on information technology's business value, adoption of inter-organizational systems, use and impacts, supply chain management, electronic commerce, blockchain, artificial intelligence for business, social media, business analytics, big data, and metaverse for business. He is among the 2% of the most influential scholars globally based on the Mendeley database, which includes 100,000 top scientists for 2020, 2021, and 2022. He ranks in ClarivateTMs 1% of most cited scholars in the world for 2020, 2021, and 2022 and in CDO Magazine's Leading Academic Data Leaders 2021. Finally, he has been ranked the 4th Best Business and Management Scientist in France for 2023 by https://research.com/.