WG 8.1 design and evaluation of information systems
"The planning, analysis, design and evaluation of information systems for organisations."
Chair Jolita Ralyté
Vice-Chair Janis Stirna
Secretary John Krogstie
WG 8.2 the interaction of information systems and the organization
"Working Group 8.2 is concerned with the generation and dissemination of descriptive and normative knowledge about the development and use of information technologies in organizational contexts"
Chair Ulrike Schultze
Vice-Chair Eija Karsten
Secretary Catherine Middleton
Secretary Mathew Jones
WG 8.3 decision support
"The development of approaches for applying information systems technology to increase the effectiveness of decision-making in situations where the computer system can support and enhance human judgements in the performance of tasks that have elements which cannot be specified in advance."
Chair Frédéric Adam
Vice-Chair Frada Burstein
Vice-Chair Ana Respício
Secretary Gloria Phillips-Wren
WG 8.4 e-Business information systems: multi-disciplinary research and practice
"To promote collaboration across disciplines in E-Business Information Systems research and practice."
Chair Edgar Weippl
Vice-Chair Wichian Chutimaskul
Vice-Chair Günther Pernul
Secretary Isao Echizen
WG 8.5 information systems in public administration
"To improve the quality of information systems in public administration at international, national, regional and local levels. The Working Group’s special emphasis lays on a holistic consideration of e-Government and information systems in public administration."
Chair Jochen Scholl
Vice-Chair Marijn Janssen
Secretary Olivier Glassey
WG 8.6 diffusion, transfer and implementation of information technology
"To foster understanding and improve research in practice, methods, and techniques in the transfer and diffusion of information technology within systems that are developed and in the development process."
Chair Deborah Bunker
Vice-Chair Dave Wastell
Vice-Chair Eleanor Wynn
Secretary Yogesh Dwivedi
WG 8.9 enterprise information systems
"Provide a forum for international collaboration and dissemination of research and practices in the enterprise information systems area.
Establish close cooperation between academics and practitioners in the area of enterprise information systems.
Study the design and implementation of enterprise information systems.
Increase the impact of research and development of enterprise information systems."
Chair A Min Tjoa
First Vice-Chair Lida Xu
Second Vice-Chair Maria Raffai
Secretary Ling Li & Sohail Chaudhry
WG 8.10 service-oriented systems (joint with wg 6.12/2.14)
"Organizing and promoting a fruitful exchange of information among academics and practitioners within the scope of improving the engineering, further research, and exploitation of service-based systems."
Chair Luciano Baresi
Fist Vice-Chair Winfried Lamersdorf
Second Vice-Chair Eric Dubois
Secretary Damian Andrew Tamburri & Pierluigi Plebani
WG 8.11 information systems security research
"The creation, dissemination, and preservation of well-formed research about information systems security."
Chair H. Raghav Rao
Vice-Chair Allen C. Johnston
Secretary Tejaswini Herath
Editor Anthony Vance