IADIS International Conference Information Systems 2009

Venue: Barcelona

Location: Barcelona, Spain

Event Date/Time: Feb 25, 2009 End Date/Time: Feb 27, 2009
Registration Date: Feb 25, 2009
Early Registration Date: Jan 12, 2009
Paper Submission Date: Nov 19, 2008
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IS 2008 aims to address the issues related to design, development and use of IS in organisations from a socio-technological perspective, as well as to discuss IS professional practice, research and teaching.


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* Types of submissions Full and Short Papers, Reflection Papers, Posters/Demonstrations, Tutorials, Panels and Doctoral Consortium. All submissions are subject to a blind refereeing process. * A set of key issues has been identified (see below). However, these do not aim at being prescriptive, or set in stone, and any innovative contributions that do not fit into these areas will also be considered. Areas and Topics of the conference will focus on: IS in Practice, Technology Infrastructures and Organisational Processes - Power, Cultural, Behavioural and Political issues - New Organisational Forms - Dilution of Organisational Boundaries - The centrality of IS and IT in Organisational Processes - IS Management - Information Management - Knowledge Management - IS and SMEs - Innovation and IS - Innovation and Knowledge Management - IS and Change Management - IS and Organisation Development - Enterprise Application Integration - Enterprise Resource Planning - Business Process Change IS Design, Development and Management Issues and Methodologies - Design and Development Methodologies and Frameworks - Iterative and Incremental Methodologies - Agile Methodologies - IS Design and Development as a Component-Based Process - IS Design and Development as Social Negotiation Process - IS D Design and Development as a Global and Distributed Process - Outsourcing in IS - Outsourcing Risks, Barriers and Opportunities - IS Project Management - IS Quality Management and Assurance - IS Standards and Compliance Issues - Risk Management in IS - Risk Management in IS Design and Development IS Professional Issues - Ethical, social, privacy, security and moral issues in an e-society - The role of information in the information society - Myths, taboos and misconceptions in IS - Practitioner and Research Relationship, Projects and Links - Validity, Usefulness and Applicability of IS Academic Research - Industrial Research versus Academic Research Issues - Industry Innovation and Leadership and Academic Laggards - IS consultancy as a profession - Organisational IS Roles - Communities of practice and Knowledge Sharing IS Research - Core Theories, Conceptualisations and Paradigms in IS Research - Ontological Assumptions in IS Research - IS Research Constraints, Limitations and Opportunities - IS vs Computer Science Research - IS vs Business Studies - Positivist, Interpretivist and Critical Approaches to IS Research - Quantitative vs. Qualitative Methods - Deductive vs Inductive Approaches - Multi-method Approaches and Triangulations in IS Research - Design Research and the Sciences of the Artificial in IS - Multidisciplinary Views and Multi Methodological Approaches - New and alternative approaches to IS research - Examples of experimental research designs in IS IS Learning and Teaching - Patterns of Demand for IS Teaching Provision - Fads, Fashions and Fetishes in IS Curricula - Pedagogic practice in Teaching IS - E-Learning in IS - Instructional Design for IS - National Cultures and Approaches to Pedagogy - Multiculturality ad Diversity Issues in IS Learning and Teaching