A Special Interest Group (SIG) is a unit of ISSIP formed by its members with the desire to pursue significant long-term activity in a specialty of interest to the Society.
For more information about the active SIGs, please click on the links below.

Education and Research

Depositphotos_8957659_original-300x200 2The mission of the Education & Research SIG is to increase quantity and quality of service science related educational materials, courses and degree programs as well as open data sets for service systems research, to increase the number of T-shaped service innovators globally.

Service Innovation Framework

Depositphotos_38453485_originalThe goal of this SIG is to define and lead the shifts in Services Innovation, accelerating the platform that will solve the robust, industry-wide problems. Service is everything and is eating everything. This is all that will matter in the future: “No such thing as product – just something that delivers a service”.

Service Design

Happy man working with laptopThe Service Design SIG (SD_SIG)is organized and will be operated exclusively for educational, research, scientific, and technical purposes in support of improving the user experience of customers, providers, and stake holders in the service industries.

Software Defined Networking

Social network conceptThe mission of  ISSIP Software Defined Network, SDN, SIG is to promote education related to SDN and software defined services; assess the impact of SDN on required knowledge and skill sets.