[AISWorld] 2017 International Conference on Information Resources Management Conf-IRM CALL FOR PAPERS

Aretha Wright aretha at aisnet.org
Mon Sep 19 10:11:56 EDT 2016

2017 International Conference on Information Resources Management Conf-IRM is an AIS Affiliated Conference and hosted by the Faculty of Economics & Business (Facultad de Economía y Negocios) University of Chile in Santiago http://confirm2017.fen.uchile.cl/


Theme: Democratization and Participation: People's Roles in the Digital World May 17-19, 2017 at the Universidad de Chile Santiago de Chile


Submission deadline: January 9, 2017
Notification of submission decision: February 20, 2017 Final submission due date for accepted papers: March 15, 2017 Early registration deadline: April 10, 2017


A Paper Development Workshop (PDW) is being planned. This will be in a round-table format. Selected papers from the conference will be invited to participate in the PDW. So far, a number of senior scholars will be serving as mentors, including:
   Professor Izak Benbasat, University of British Columbia
   Professor Anol Bhattacherjee, University of South Florida
   Professor Fred Niederman, Saint Louis University
   Professor Luiz Joia, Fundacao Getulio Vargas , Brazil
   Professor Carlos Ferran, Governors State University (to be confirmed)
   Professor Alexandre Reis Graeml, Universidade Tecnológica Federal do Paraná, Brazil

Papers selected for the PDW will be channelled to the following journals that are supporting Conf-IRM 2017:
   Electronic Journal of IS in Developing Countries
   Journal of Global Information Management
   Journal of Theoretical and Applied Electronic Commerce Research
   Revista Eletrônica de Sistemas de Informação (Portuguese)
   Revista Latinoamericana Y Del Caribe De La (Spanish)

SUBMISSIONS NOW OPEN - Deadline 09 January 2017

Details of Tracks and Instructions for Authors, please see:

The organizing committee invites you to submit your research (full and research-in-progress), teaching cases and proposals for panels and tutorials to Conf-IRM 2017. All conference submissions will be double-blind peer-reviewed. The review process will be handled by the track chairs and co-chairs.


Big Data, Business Intelligence, and Data Analytics Enterprise Systems and Knowledge Management ICT Design, Development, and Service Management ICT for Development Information Security, Privacy, and Risk Management ICT in Government, Healthcare and Education Impacts of ICT on People, Organizations, and Society Digital Transformation and Innovation Management and Governance of ICT IT Project Management and Requirements Engineering ICT in Latin America and the Caribbean E-Business and The Internet of Things Workshops, Tutorials and Panels Practitioners and General Track


Full Length Submissions
Submissions must be no more than 12 pages, including references, appendices and title page. All submissions must follow the submission template specifications. Submissions must be original and previously unpublished, conceptual or empirical research manuscripts. Papers that are highly rated by the reviewers will be workshopped for submission to a supporting journal. The paper that best represents, in terms of quality and suitability, the theme and ideals of the conference will be awarded the "Best Paper Award" during the conference.

Research-in-Progress Submissions
Submissions must be no more than 7 pages. All research-in-progress submissions will be published in the proceedings as short papers.

Teaching Cases
We welcome submissions of teaching cases. The cases should be based on real situations and targeted at specific learning objectives. Cases should be no more than 12 pages and must be accompanied by instructor teaching notes (not included in the 12 pages). The teaching notes will not be published.

Workshop, Panel, and Tutorial Submissions Submissions must be no more than 3 pages. Proposals should include the objectives, topics to be covered and the full details of all presenters. Method of presentation is at the submitter's discretion; however, the submitter has the responsibility for providing his/her own panel members. All accepted proposals will appear in the conference proceedings.


1. While the primary language of the conferences is English. The ICT in Latin America and the Caribbean tracks will accept papers in Portuguese and Spanish, as well as English.
2. The number of submissions by an author (including joint authorship) is strictly limited to a maximum of two.
3. Authors of accepted papers (at least one person per submission) and all panel members and tutorial presenters MUST register AND attend the conference.
4. Submissions of ALL TYPES must be received by the above deadlines.
5. Accepted papers will be published in the conference proceedings in their entirety upon payment of registration fees. Papers accepted and presented at the conference will also be placed in the AIS e-Library. Papers not presented at the conference, for any reason, will not be included in the AIS e-Library.


Conference Co-Chairs
Ariel La Paz, University of Chile, Chile lapaz at fen.uchile.cl Felix B Tan, Excelsia College - Sydney, Australia felix.tan at excelsia.edu.au

Program Co-Chairs
Aurora Sánchez, Catholic University of the North, Chile asanchez at ucn.cl Alfonso Rodriguez, University of Bio Bio, Chile alfonso at ubiobio.cl Maria Alexandra Cunha, Fundacao Getulio Vargas , Brazil alexandra.cunha at fgv.br

Publications and Proceedings Co-Chair
Lech Janczewski, The University of Auckland, New Zealand lech at auckland.ac.nz

Conf-IRM Executive Committee
Gerald Grant, Carleton University, Canada (co-chair) Jairo Gutierrez, Auckland University of Technology, New Zealand G. Harindranath, Royal Holloway, University of London, UK Lech Janczewski, University of Auckland, New Zealand Sherif Kamel, The American University in Cairo, Egypt Felix B. Tan, Excelsia College - Sydney, Australia (co-chair)

Professor Felix B Tan | Head of Business | Excelsia College - Sydney
69-71 Waterloo Road, Macquarie Park | NSW 2113, Australia
T: +612 9819 8866 | E: felix.tan at excelsia.edu.au | W: excelsia.edu.au
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