The conference “SIIE” aims to develop the dialogue between experts and researchers from public andprivate sectors, to acquire basic and experimental on Information Systems (IS) and Economic Intelligence(EI) (or Competitive Intelligence in English acceptance and terminology). This promotes, in a riskenvironment, technologies related to economic intelligence. The dynamic of EI depends on the control ofknowledge and requires competences to design the best strategies and ensure that decision-makers takethe right decisions. The international conference SIIE will be held in its seventh (7th.) edition in Marrakechin April 2017, after the six successful editions. This edition is organized by CIEMS and IEEE Technology &Engineering Management Society (TEMS), and sponsored by the Universities of Maghreb and Europecountries. The theme of SIIE is « Trends in Technology Management and Economic Intelligence ». Since2008, the six proceedings and editions have allowed academic researchers and economic actors to achievecompleted projects. The goal of SIIE is to continue in this way by creating opportunities, ideas andinnovative ways to enhance projects, and build connections between universities and industries on bothsides of the Mediterranean Sea. SIIE'2017 includes keynotes, tutorials, authors’ sessions and industrialpanels, animated by experts, to identify new approaches and knowledge in economic intelligence, appliedresearch and feedback. This will allow the emergence of new clusters in competitive intelligence. Within aconvivial and comfortable framework, as Morocco knows so well how to offer such a framework, the SIIEconference has always been thought to promote the weaving of trust networks between actors in academia,industry and politics, thus contributing to the training of the SIIE scientific community. The expertrecommendations and advices will help the SIIE community to find solutions to their many questions andproblems.