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New Paper Accepted for Presentation at ICIS 2017

In this paper, we focus on serious games that can be used to reinforce environmentally sustainable behavior. The paper has been accepted for presentation at the International Conference on Information Systems: Degirmenci, K. (2017) Serious Games for Eco-Effective Transformations. Accepted for presentation at the 38th International Conference on Information Systems. Association for Information Systems, Seoul, South…

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Reply to a Comment Accepted for Publication

In a reply to a comment on our paper “Consumer purchase intentions for electric vehicles: Is green more important than price and range?” we discuss requirements and consequences of a transition from internal combustion engine vehicles (ICEVs) to electric vehicles (EVs): Degirmenci, K., Breitner, M. H. (forthcoming): Consumer purchase intentions for electric vehicles: Is green more…

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Journal Paper Published Online in Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice

The following paper has been published online and is available via open access: von Briel, F., Davidsson, P., Recker, J. (2017): Digital Technologies as External Enablers of New Venture Creation in the IT Hardware Sector. Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice, pp. 1-23. (http://journals.sagepub.com/doi/full/10.1177/1042258717732779)

Professor Jan Recker on "The Delicate Tension of Digital Technology"

Professor Jan Recker will be presenting a QUT public lecture on “The Delicate Tension of Digital Technology” on Friday 28 July at 3.30pm – Kindler Theatre, Level 4, P Block, QUT Gardens Point campus. To register and to find out more information on the lecture, please click on the link below: https://www.qut.edu.au/institute-for-future-environments/about/events/events?news-id=118917

Journal Paper on Conceptual Models Published

The following paper has been published in the latest issue of the Journal of Database Management: Jabbari Sabegh, M. A., Recker, J. (2017): Combined Use of Conceptual Models in Practice: An Exploratory Study. Journal of Database Management, 28(2). (http://www.igi-global.com/article/combined-use-of-conceptual-models-in-practice/182869)

QUT News: Renewable Energy Needed to Drive Uptake of Electric Vehicles

Dr Kenan Degirmenci talks about how plugging into renewable energy sources outweighs the cost and short driving ranges for consumers intending to buy electric vehicles. The findings are based on a paper published in Transportation Research Part D: Transport and Environment titled Consumer purchase intentions for electric vehicles: Is green more important than price and range? The…

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AOM Annual Meeting Best Paper

The paper “External Enablers in New Venture Creation Processes: A Framework” has been selected to be one of the best accepted papers in the program of the 77th Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management. The 2017 Academy of Management Meeting will take place August 4-8 in Atlanta, Georgia, United States. Davidsson, P., Recker, J., von…

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QUT Paper Development Workshop at Sunshine Coast

Our team takes part in the QUT School of Management Paper Development Workshop from 6-7 March, 2017 in Noosa Heads, Queensland. So, right now we’re in the middle of the workshop, and it’s really nice catching up with everybody. Here’s a cool off moment at Tea Tree Bay in the Noosa National Park: And some…

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QUT News: Buying Green Doesn't Make You Green

Professor Jan Recker talks about how businesses need to implement practices such as process re-engineering or environmental management systems to become truly sustainable. The findings are based on a paper published in Information Systems Journal titled How IT executives create organizational benefits by translating environmental strategies into Green IS initiatives. The QUT news article is…

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Professor Jan Recker Talks About QUT Degrees With Education Times

In an article in Education Times, Professor Jan Recker talks about different options for students to study information systems related degree programmes at QUT. The article is available via the following link: http://www.educationtimes.com/article/249/2017022020170217151006156394e275/The-info-highway-.html