e-Business and e-Government


The e-Business and e-Government SIG fosters and promotes the discovery and dissemination of high quality research at the interface between information systems and business management. Our rapidly growing international memberships include academics and practitioners at all stages of their careers.


About the SIG: 

The e-Business and e-Government SIG provides a forum for academics and practitioners on all aspects of applying Internet and related technologies in public and private sector organisations. It fosters and promotes the discovery and dissemination of high quality research at the interface between information systems and business management.

Our rapidly growing international memberships include academics and practitioners at all stages of their careers. The SIG actively provides networking opportunities within a supportive and constructive environment to explore cutting edge issues.

 

SIG Events 2021-22

SIG Members are invited to attend an upcoming event 'The new work normal – The impact on ICT on work practices during the pandemic' organised by the TIME research centre at Kent Business School, The International Journal of Information Management, UK Academy for Information Systems, and the SIG eBusiness and eGovernment of the British Academy of Management. The event will be held on Monday 18th January 2021 from 09:00-10:20 over Zoom (https://newcastleuniversity.zoom.us/j/89897540847). Further details can be located here

Seminar Series, October 2021-March 2022:

'How can artificial intelligence enhance car manufacturing?' Tuesday 26th October 2021 from 13:00-14:00 on Zoom with speaker, Prof Dr Sven Laumer, Friedrich-Alexander University Erlangen-Nuremberg. Register to join here

'Location Services, IoT and the Future of Work: The Need for Regulation and Socio-Technical Co-design' Wednesday 17th November 2021 from 12:00-13:00 on Zoom with speaker, Dr Roba Abbas, School of Business, University of Wollongong, Australia. Register to join here

'Responsible AI: From vision to business value' Wednesday 8th December from 13:00-14:00 on Zoom with speaker, Associate Professor Patrick Mikalef, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Norway. Register to join here

'Blockchain systems and ethical sourcing in the mineral and metal industry: A multiple case study' Wednesday 2nd February 2022 from 13:00-14:00 on Zoom, with speaker Professor Nir Kshetri, The University of North Carolina-Greensboro, USA. Register to join here

'Human Centred AI in public service provision' Wednesday 2nd March 2022 from 13:00-14:00 on Zoom, with speakers Polyxeni Vassilakopoulou & Ilias O. Pappas. Register to join here

 

SIG Committee Members 2023: 

  • SIG Chair: Prof Thanos Papadopoulos, University of Kent
  • Deputy Chair: Dr Dinara Davlembayeva, University of Kent
  • Social Media Rep: Dr Davit Marikyan, University of Bristol
  • Doctoral Rep: Nurul Tanwir, University of Newcastle
  • Member: Dr Kuttimani Tamilmani, University of Bradford 
  • Member: Dr Elena Serova, HSE University 

Track Chairs

  • Professor Thanos Papadopoulos, University of Kent
  • Professor Sankar Sivaraja, University of Bradford
  • Professor Ilias Pappas, University of Agder
  • Dr Nisreen Ameen, University of London