The XIth PLAIS/SIGSAND EuroSymposium’2018
INFORMATION SYSTEMS: RESEARCH, DEVELOPMENT, APPLICATIONS, EDUCATION
POLISH, ENGLISH, BULGARIAN, CHINESE, CROATIAN, CZECH, DUTCH, FINNISH, FRENCH, GERMAN, HEBREW, ITALIAN, KOREAN, LITHUANIAN, NORWEGIAN, PORTUGUESE, ROMANIAN, RUSSIAN, SLOVAK, SLOVENIAN, SPANISH, SWEDISH, TURKISH AND UKRAINIAN
51 YEARS (1967-2018)
OF BUSINESS INFORMATICS AT UNIVERSITY OF GDANSK
September 20th, 2018; Gdansk - Sopot, Poland
The XIth PLAIS/SIGSAND EuroSymposium has the objective of promoting and developing high quality research on all issues related to Information Systems (IS) and in particular in Systems Analysis and Design (SAND). It provides a forum to researchers and practitioners in IS & SAND in Europe and beyond – to interact, collaborate and develop the IS & SAND areas. The EuroSymposium is currently headed by the Advisory Board, consisting of prominent IS researchers to guide this initiative.
To be announced.
There are three organizers of The XIth PLAIS/SIGSAND EuroSymposium:
- The Polish Chapter of Association for Information Systems (PLAIS) was established in 2006 as the joint initiative of Prof. Claudia Loebbecke, University of Cologne, Germany, former President of AIS and Prof. Stanisław Wrycza, University of Gdansk, Poland. PLAIS co-organizes international and domestic conferences on Systems Analysis and Design as well as on Business Informatics and Systems Engineering.
- SIGSAND is the Association for Information Systems (AIS) Special Interest Group on Systems Analysis and Design. SIGSAND provides services such as annual symposia, news, research and teaching tracks at major IS conferences, listserv and special issues in journals. The EuroSymposia were initiated by the former Vice President of AIS - Prof. Keng Siau as the SIGSAND-Europe initiative.
- The Department of Business Informatics at the University of Gdansk is conducting intensive teaching and research activities in the academic field – Business Informatics. Some of its academic manuals are bestsellers in Poland. The Department is also active internationally, organizing conferences including the Xth European Conference on Information Systems (ECIS 2002), The VIIth International Conference on Perspectives in Business Informatics Research (BIR 2008), The VIIIth International Conference on European Distance and E-learning Network (EDEN 2009) and SIGSAND/PLAIS EuroSymposia (2007, 2011 - 2017). The Department is the partner of the European Research Center for Information Systems (ERCIS) and SAP University Alliances (SUA) consortia.
|Stanisław Wrycza||University of Gdansk - Chairman of IPC||Poland|
|Wil van der Aalst||Eindhoven University of Technology||The Netherlands|
|David Avison||ESSEC Business School||France|
|Joerg Becker||European Research Centre for Information Systems||Germany|
|Jane Fedorowicz||Bentley University||USA|
|Alan Hevner||University of South Florida||USA|
|Claudia Loebbecke||University of Cologne||Germany|
|Keng Siau||Missouri University of Science and Technology||USA|
|Roman Słowinski||Chairman of the Committee on Informatics of the Polish Academy of Sciences||Poland|
|INTERNATIONAL PROGRAMME COMMITTEE|
|Özlem Albayrak||Bilkent University||Turkey|
|Eduard Babkin||Higher School of Economics, Moscow||Russia|
|Witold Chmielarz||University of Warsaw||Poland|
|Helen Dudycz||Wroclaw University of Economics||Poland|
|Tomasz Dzido||University of Gdansk||Poland|
|Marco de Marco||Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore||Italy|
|Petr Doucek||University of Economics, Prague||Czech Republic|
|Zygmunt Drążek||University of Szczecin||Poland|
|Dariusz Dziuba||University of Warsaw||Poland|
|Peter Forbrig||University of Rostock||Germany|
|Bogdan Franczyk||University of Leipzig||Germany|
|Jerzy Gołuchowski||University of Economics in Katowice||Poland|
|Marta Indulska||The University of Queensland||Australia|
|Piotr Jedrzejowicz||Gdynia Maritime University||Poland|
|Dorota Jelonek||Czestochowa University of Technology||Poland|
|Bjoern Johansson||Lund University||Sweden|
|Kalinka Kaloyanova||Sofia University||Bulgaria|
|Karlheinz Kautz||Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology (RMIT) University||Australia|
|Marite Kirikova||Riga Technical University||Latvia|
|Stanisław Kozielski||Silesian University of Technology||Poland|
|Henryk Krawczyk||Gdansk University of Technology||Poland|
|Kyootai Lee||Sogang University||Korea|
|Tim A. Majchrzak||University of Agder||Norway|
|Marek Miłosz||Lublin University of Technology||Poland|
|Ngoc-Thanh Nguyen||Wroclaw University of Technology||Poland|
|Marian Niedźwiedziński||University of Lodz||Poland|
|Nikolaus Obwegeser||Aarhus University||Denmark|
|Cezary Orłowski||WSB University in Gdansk||Poland|
|Joanna Paliszkiewicz||Warsaw University of Life Sciences||Poland|
|Nava Pliskin||Ben-Gurion University of the Negev||Israel|
|Isabel Ramos||The University of Minho||Portugal|
|Vaclav Repa||University of Economics, Prague||Czech Republic|
|Michael Rosemann||Queensland University of Technology||Australia|
|Kurt Sandkuhl||University of Rostock||Germany|
|Thomas Schuster||Pforzheim University||Germany|
|Marcin Sikorski||Gdansk University of Technology||Poland|
|Janice C. Sipior||Villanova University||USA|
|Andrzej Sobczak||Warsaw School of Economics||Poland|
|Reima Suomi||University of Turku||Finland|
|Jakub Swacha||University of Szczecin||Poland|
|Pere Tumbas||University of Novi Sad||Serbia|
|Catalin Vrabie||National University||Romania|
|Yinglin Wang||Shanghai University of Finance and Economics||China|
|H. Roland Weistroffer||Virginia Commonwealth University||USA|
|Carson Woo||Sauder School of Business||Canada|
|Iryna Zolotaryova||Kharkiv National University of Economics||Ukraine|
|Joze Zupancic||University of Maribor||Slovenia|
|EDITORS OF EUROSYMPOSIUM 2018 PROCEEDINGS|
|Stanisław Wrycza||University of Gdansk||Poland|
|Jacek Maślankowski||University of Gdansk||Poland|
Chair: Stanisław Wrycza
Secretary: Anna Węsierska
Members from Department of Business Informatics at University of Gdansk:
Dorota Buchnowska, Bartłomiej Gawin, Przemysław Jatkiewicz, Dariusz Kralewski,
Michał Kuciapski, Bartosz Marcinkowski, Jacek Maślankowski
Will be available later.
All submissions will be reviewed by the EuroSymposium’2018 International Programme Committee for contribution to the relevant topic. The accepted papers will be published as EuroSymposium 2018 Proceedings in the Springer series of Lecture Notes on Business Information Processing (LNBIP).
IS faculty members, independent scholars, doctorates and practitioners are invited to submit research papers in the area of IS & SAND. The length limit of completed research paper is 5,000 words. The Best Paper of EuroSymposium’2018 will be selected and awarded.
Papers should be submitted in PDF and doc format. Submissions must conform to Springer's LNBIP format which can be found under instructions for LNBIP Authors at: http://www.springer.com/series/7911.
Three to five keywords characterizing the paper should be indicated at the end of the abstract. Online submission will be offered for EuroSymposium’2018 at Springer Online Conference Service (OCS): https://ocs.springer.com/ocs/home/EuroSymposium2018.
During EuroSymposium’2018 - the Poster Session is also envisaged. The extended abstracts of the accepted posters will be published in the succeeding volume of Research Reports on Business Informatics issued by University of Gdansk.
|Submission of Manuscripts:||May 31th, 2018|
|Notification of Acceptance/Rejection:||June 28th, 2018|
|Final Paper Submission:||July 12th, 2018|
|EuroSymposium'2018:||September 20th, 2018|
The EuroSymposium will be held in the modern building of the Conference Centre of the Faculty of
Management of University of Gdansk. Computer access, wireless facilities and multimedia projector
will be available. Proximity of the Gdansk Lech Walesa Airport makes the selected venue as well as
the variety of hotels a proper place for the conference.
Department of Business Informatics
Faculty of Management
University of Gdansk
Ph.: +48 58 523 14 00
Fax: +48 58 523 11 55
Hotels of different standards are available in Gdansk and Sopot:
Hotels - Sopot
Hotels - Gdansk
Public Transport information (with guidance to the Venue building) can be found at JakDojade.pl or via mobile version: M.JakDojade.pl
Here you can find information how to get from airport in Gdansk to the city. A taxi rank is located in front of the main entrance to the passenger terminal and is serviced by CITY PLUS TAXI.
Phone: 585 111 555
The regular EuroSymposium fee is 85 EUR (385 PLN), while the fee for videoconference participants is 40 EUR (180 PLN). The fee includes:
and for the residential participants also:
After registration please transfer the registration fee at the following EuroSymposium'2018 account:
University of Gdansk
Address: ul. Bazynskiego 8, 80-309 Gdansk
PL 59 1240 1271 1111 0010 4368 2415
Bank PEKAO S.A. IV o/Gdansk
Bank Sort Code: 12 40 12 71
IBAN: PL 59 1240 1271 1111 0010 4368 2415
VAT UE PL 584 020 32 39
Please include a"K205-18 - ES_2018 (name) (surname)"phrase in the text of your bank transfer.
The proceedings of the subsequent Gdansk EuroSymposia were published as:
Frank LAND: The Laureate of AIS LEO Award and Fellowship of AIS (2003); Member of AIS History Group; Currently involved in the study of the evolution of the Information Systems discipline.
Chrisanthi AVGEROU: Fellow of the Association for Information Systems (AIS); Chair the IFIP Technical Committee 9 on Social Implications of Information Technology (2005 till 2010); Author of, among others: The Oxford Handbook of Information and Communication Technologies, published by Oxford University Press.
Department of Business Informatics
Faculty of Management, University of Gdansk
Piaskowa 9, 81-864 Sopot, Poland
phone: +48 58 523 14 00
fax: +48 58 523 11 55