Research Ideas

Topics of Interest

All aspects of theoretical and empirical research in information systems, especially those related to the globalisation of information technology development and outsourcing of business processes, are appropriate for this Conference.

Other specific topics of interest include:

  • Advances in management of information systems
  • Business value measurement and strategic impacts of IT
  • Collaboration systems
  • Contracting and agency theoretic issues in IT management
  • Consumer Internet, e-commerce, auctions and pricing
  • Data warehouse, data mining and knowledge discovery
  • Database modelling, technology and systems
  • Distributed computing
  • Emerging technologies
  • Impact of IT on organisations and markets
  • Information security
  • Information technology (IT) and industrial organisation
  • Internet and electronic commerce
  • Intellectual property, privacy, and assurance
  • Intelligent/expert systems
  • Knowledge management technologies
  • Mobile commerce and wireless technologies
  • Productivity and quality in information systems development and maintenance
  • Public policy issues in IT
  • Software engineering
  • Supply and demand of IT
  • Systems analysis and design
  • Technology adoption and diffusion
  • Web-based information systems