The 2003 International Business Information Management Conference
General Theme: e-business and organizations in the 21st Century

Cairo, Egypt
16 - 18 December 2003


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Accepted papers
updated Nov. 23, 2003

The following papers have been accepted for presentation in the IBIM '03 conference and for inclusion in the conference proceedings. 
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Development of an Individual-Level Theory to Explain the Adoption and Use of ERP Systems: How Type of Training Can Improve Acceptance Rates
Mark Srite, The University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee, USA
En Mao, The University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee, USA
Marcus Rothenberger, The University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee, USA


Indirect Cost Taxonomies for Information Systems Projects

Ahmad Ghoneim, Brunel University, UK
Zahir Irani, Brunel University, UK
Peter E.D. Love, Edith Cowan University, Australia

Security and Privacy Issues as Barriers to E-Commerce Growth: A Consumer Perspective
Noor Raihan Ab Hamid, Multimedia University, Malaysia.
Elena Chiang Abdullah, Multimedia University, Malaysia.
Sarabdeen Jawahitha, Multimedia University, Malaysia.

Issues of ERP Adoption in Developing Country: The Example of China
Yuhong Tian, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, USA

TQM Practices: Continuous Improvement and Problem Prevention
Noorliza Karia,Universiti Sains Malaysia, Malaysia
Muhammad Hasmi, Universiti Sains Malaysia, Malaysia
Hassan Asaari, Universiti Sains Malaysia, Malaysia

On the Criteria of  Content Web Search Enablement
Mohamed Radaideh, United Arab Emarates University, UAE

Customization of ERP Systems: An Exploratory Study of Drivers and Motives
Marcus Rothenberger,
The University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee, USA
Mark Srite
, The University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee, USA

The Adoption and Use of EDI and Non-EDI E-Commerce in Regional SMEs: A Comparison of Driving Forces, Benefits and Disadvantages of Adoption
Robert MacGregor, University of Wollongong, Australia
Lejla Vrazalic, University of Wollongong, Australia
Lawrie Schafe, University of Wollongong, Australia
Deborah Bunker, University of New South Wales, Australia
Sten Carrlson, Karlstad University, Sweden
Monika Magnusson, Karlstad University, Sweden

E-Government:  The Dubai Experience
George K. Kostopoulos, American University of Sharjah, UAE

Comparing Designs for A Chat System
Ricardo Cattafi, Universidad de Carabobo, Venezuela
Christiane Metzner,
Universidad Central de Venezuela, Venezuela

Electronic Marketplaces and Trading Exchanges: The Legal and Policy Challenge of Preserving the Integrity of Digital Markets

Jeffrey H. Matsuura, University of Dayton, USA

A Discussion of Payment System Innovations in Australia
Mohini Singh, RMIT University, Australia
Betty Zoppos, RMIT University, Australia

Does Extended Exposure to Other Cultures Change the Cultural Values and Performance Indicators of IT Workers? A Study with Global E-Commerce Implications
Hemant Jain,
The University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee, USA
Mark Srite,
The University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee, USA

Separation of Concerns in Simulation
Norelva Niño,
Universidad Central de Venezuela, Venezuela
Christiane Metzner,
Universidad Central de Venezuela, Venezuela
Alejandro Crema,
Universidad Central de Venezuela, Venezuela
Eliecer Correa,
Universidad Central de Venezuela, Venezuela

Barriers to Internet Voting Implementation in the Developing Countries: A Case Study of E-Government in the Republic of Indonesia
Mustarum Musaruddin, University of Newcastle, Australia
Julius Jillbert, University of Newcastle, Australia

E Category management: Optimization of an ECR implementation
Nicole Mau, University of Giessen, Germany
Markus Mau, University of Giessen, Germany

Effective Design of Global Web Sites for International Consumers

Kyeong -Soon Kang, University of Technology Sydney,
Australia

Customer Trust on e-Banking: Strategic Manipulation of Trust Building Cues on Website

Shumaila Y. Yousafzai, Cardiff University, UK
John G. Pallister,
Cardiff University, UK
Gordon R. Foxall, Cardiff University, UK

An Autonomous Knowledge Granulation Model for Cost-Effective Performance Analysis of Contemporary Information Systems

Mohammad Eyadat, California State University, USA
Myron Sheu, California State University, USA

Multi User Rule Categorization for Intelligent Web Services Using XML Active Rules
S.Swamynathan, Anna University, India
A.Kannan, Anna University, India
T.V.Geetha, Anna University, India

International Students’ Catalysts and Inhibitor Toward Adoption and Diffusion of M-Commerce with WAP-Enabled Cellular Phone
Julius Jillbert,
University of Newcastle, Australia
Ahmad Khasawneh, University of Newcastle, Australia

Services, Features or Replacement of Damaged Goods?  The Diffusion of Mobile Service Platforms
Petteri Repo, National Consumer Research Centre, Finland
Kaarina Hyvönen, National Consumer Research Centre, Finland

Hybrid Modeling Method for Human Error Control in the Collaboration Workflow
Sang-Young Lee, Chonbuk National University, South Korea
Cheol-Jung Yoo,Chonbuk National University, South Korea
Ok-Bae Chang, Chonbuk National University, South Korea


Principle of Managing Organizational Socialization and Knowledge Transfer in Presence of Information & Communication Technology: Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
Abdullah Abdulaziz Al-Tameem, Al-Imam Muhammad Ibn Saud Islamic University, Saudi Arabia

E-Government: The Political, Legal, and Technological Elements in Developing Countries
Subhajit Basu, Queen's University of Belfast,  Ireland

Consumer Protection in Malaysian E-Contracts
Sarabdeen Jawahitha, Multimedia University,
Malaysia
Noor Raihan Ab Hamid , Multimedia University,
Malaysia
Mohamed Ishak Mohamed Mazahir, Multimedia University,
Malaysia

Effective Electronic Commerce Strategies: The Role of National Governments
Anastasia Papazafeiropoulou, Brunel University, UK

Security Issues in an E-Business Environment
Mohini Singh, RMIT University,
Australia

Evaluating Government Web Sites: A South African Prespective
Braam van der Vyver, Monash, South Africa

Planning and Managing the Organizational Transition to E-Business
Magdy Serour, University of Technology Sydney,
Australia
Brian Henderson-Sellers, University of Technology, Sydney, Australia
Bhuvan Unhelkar, University of Western Sydney, Australia

A Study on the Technology Adoption and Diffusion: A case of mobile technology
Ahmad Khasawneh,
University of Newcastle, Australia
Brian Regan,
University of Newcastle, Australia

e-Customer relationship management (CRM) as strategic e business application for FMCG manufacturers
Markus Mau, University of Giessen, Germany

Deployment of Deductive-Driven Modeling & Interactive Visualization of Data in the Knowledge Discovery & Data Mining Process in Educational Industry
Julius Jillbert,
University of Newcastle, Australia
Dewi Rosmala,
University of Newcastle, Australia
Elius Chowdurry,
University of Newcastle, Australia
Maritess Carreon,
University of Newcastle, Australia

Network of small firms and the web: looking for a trustworthy architect
Mario Benassi, University of Milan, Italy
Fiorella De Cindio, University of Milan, Italy
Laura Anna Ripamonti, University of Milan, Italy

A Three Layered Model for Development of e-Governance in India
Rahul A. Kulkarni, Maharashtra State, India
A.B. Naik, Maharashtra State, India

Keeping the Security Function Alive
Maurice Abi-Raad, Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology, Australia

Determinants of Telework Implementation In Malaysian Organizations
Noorliza Karia,Universiti Sains Malaysia, Malaysia
Muhammad Hasmi Abu Hassan Asaari, Universiti Sains Malaysia, Malaysia

Challenges to Evolve from Electronic Data Interchange to Extensible Markup Language Standards for Supply Chain Management

John D. Hwang, California State University – Long Beach, USA

Measuring the Quality of the Requirements Specification Document for an e-Commerce Project
Bernard Wong, University of Technology Sydney, Australia

Content Management and Personalized System  for E-Business Environment: System Architecture and Features
Hanafizan Hussain, Multimedia University, Malaysia
Jamilin Jais, Universiti Tenaga Nasional, Malaysia
Zarina Abdul Rahman, Universiti Tenaga Nasional, Malaysia
Yap Sook Fung, Universiti Tenaga Nasional, Malaysia

Impact of e-Transformations on Core Business Processes: An Empirical Study
Magdy Serour, University of Technology Sydney, Australia
Bhuvan Unhelkar, University of Western Sydney, Australia

An Empirical Study of Electronic Marketplaces: Impact of Industry Context and Marketplace Ownership
E. M. Daniel, Information Systems Research Centre,
Cranfield University, UK
John Ward, Information Systems Research Centre,
Cranfield University, UK
A. White, Cranfield Centre for Logistics and Supply Chain Management,
Cranfield University, UK

E-mail and Employee Privacy in Australia

Shane Ostenfeld, The University of Newcastle, Australia

Assessment of ePresence in Saudi Arabia
Mohamed Turki Al-Otaibi, Royal Commission for Jubail and Yanbu ,
Saudi Arabia

Supporting Salespersons through Location Based Mobile Applications and Services
BenMoussa Chihab, Institute for Advanced Management System Research, Finland

Testing E-Commerce Adoption Model for Very Small Businesses:  A Structural Equation Approach
Afzaal H. Seyal, Institute of Technology Brunei, Brunei Darussalam

e.Lebanon.com  vs  e.ArabCounties.com
Jamal El-Den, The American University of Beirut, Lebanon


Challenges to the Vision of E-Sri Lanka

Reggie Davidrajuh, Stavanger University College, Norway

Assessment of Internet Awareness and Practice in Saudi Arabia
Mohamed Turki Al-Otaibi, Royal Commission for Jubail and Yanbu , Saudi Arabia

Telework: Impact, Challenges, and Application in Egypt
Dalia abu Alam, Vodafone, Egypt

New Approach  For Extracting Arabic Roots
Riyad Al-Shalabi,Yarmouk University, Jordan
Ghassan Kanaan,Yarmouk University, Jordan
Hasan Muaidi Al-Serhan, Albalqa’ Applied University, Jordan


Automatic Teller Machine: Frauds and Solutions
Hasan Al-Saedy, Skyline College, UAE

 The Use of Critical Systems in Aircraft Maintenance
Ann Johansson, University of Trollhättan/Uddevalla, Sweden

An Automatic System For Extracting Nouns From A vowelized Arabic Text
Riyad Al-Shalabi,Yarmouk University, Jordan
Ghassan Kanaan,Yarmouk University, Jordan
Shihadeh Alqrainy, Albalqa’ Applied University,
Jordan

Implementing eGovernment Strategies – A Method for process oriented reorganisation projects in public administrations
Jörg Becker,University of Muenster, Germany
Lars Algermissen,University of Muenster, Germany
Björn Niehaves, University of Muenster, Germany


Challenges and Barriers of Web Auctions Use in Baltic Region SMEs
Stanisław Wrycza, University of Gdańsk, Poland

The Gap between Strategies and Implementation – Methodic Support for EA Projects as a Bridge
Ari P. Hirvonen, TietoEnator Oyj, Finland
Mirja Pulkkinen, University of Jyväskylä, Finland
Jarmo J Ahonen, Seinäjoki Polytechnic, Finland
Veikko Halttunen, University of Jyväskylä, Finland

Globalization and Its Impact on Telecommuting: An Australian Perspective
M. Ranjbar, University of Western Sydney, Australia
Bhuvan Unhelkar, University of Western Sydney, Australia

Information Systems Evaluation Process in private Organisations in Saudi Arabia: Preliminary results from a survey study
Saeed G. Al-Khalidi Al-Maliki, University of East Anglia, UK
Patrick D. M. Barrow, University of East Anglia, UK

Accelerating the Construction of Optimal Operating Room Scheduling Services in e-Healthcare by A Meta-Architecture
Yenming J. Chen, Taichung Healthcare and Management University, Taiwan


Towards a Comprehensive Usability Framework for Global Websites
Ali Al-Badi,
University of East Anglia, UK
Pam Mayhew,
University of East Anglia, UK

Relevance Of Information Warfare To Non-Profit Organisations
Sameera.Mubarak, University of South Australia, Australia
A.R. Mubarak, Flinders University, Australia


Critical Success Factors for E-Learning Acceptance: Confirmatory Factor Models
Hassan M. Selim, United Arab Emirates University, UAE


A Risk Management Approach For Concurrent Product/Process Design And Development

A. Ahmed, University of New South Wales, Australia
B. Kayis, University of New South Wales, Australia
M. Zhou, CSIRO Manufacturing and Infrastructure Technology, Australia
R. Kusumo, CSIRO Manufacturing and Infrastructure Technology, Australia


A Virtual Team Establishment Process
Katja Harej, University of Maribor, Slovenia
Romana Vajde Horvat, University of Maribor, Slovenia
Ivan Rozman , University of Maribor, Slovenia


SME’s contribution to Electronic Business
Ganeshan Srinivasan, RMIT University,
Australia
Maurice Abi-Raad, RMIT University,
Australia

A Framework For Evaluating Knowledge Management Systems
Claudio Vitari, Cattaneo University, Italy
Samuele Astuti, Cattaneo University, Italy
Jennifer Moro, Cattaneo University, Italy
Aurelio Ravarini, Cattaneo University, Italy
Marco Tagliavini, Cattaneo University, Italy


Factors affecting Mobile Commerce Adoption: Organizational perspectives

Ahmad Mansour Khasawneh, The University of Newcastle, Australia

Prerequisites for Building E-Government: The case of the Arab Countries
Hassan Ghaziri, American University of Beirut, Lebanon


An exploratory Study of E-Government in two GCC Countries
Abdulmohsen N. Abanumy,
University of East Anglia, UK
Pam Mayhew, University of East Anglia, UK
Ali Al-Badi, University of East Anglia, UK

Measuring Service Quality of the Internet Service Providers after Introducing the Free Internet Model in Egypt
Tamer Darwish, RITI, Egypt
Khaled Wahba, Cairo University, Egypt

Managing Engineering Assets: A Knowledge Based Asset Management Methodology Through Information Quality
Abrar Haider,University of South Australia, Australia
Andy Koronios, University of South Australia, Australia


The Challenges of e-Appointment: Process Modeling, Infrastructure, and Organizational Context
Ralf Klischewski, Hamburg University, Germany


Prerequisites for Building E-Government: The case of the Arab Countries
Hassan Ghaziri, American University of Beirut, Lebanon

Implications for Information Management in the Virtual Organization
Albert H S Scott, Hong Kong Institute of Vocational Education, Hong Kong
Joseph Mula, University of South Australia, Australia

Towards E-Government Adoption: Some Organizational Challenges for the Egyptian Government
Inas E. Ezz, Sadat Academy for Management Sciences, Egypt

Mobile Commerce in home loan market: An exploration in enhanced mobile lending loan services
Jing Gao, University of South Australia, Australia


Universal Mobile Telecommunication System (UMTS): Lessons Learned from Chile Experience Case
M. A. M. AL-SAUD, University of Bradford, UK
A. M. Ahmed, University of Bradford, UK
K. E. Woodward, University of Bradford, UK

Consumers' Perceptions towards Internet Shopping Service Quality: Case Study of Egyptian e-Shoppers
Khaled A. Gad, Brunel University, UK

Development of an Australian Trust Scheme Of PKI to Enhance Confidence in Security for E-Transforming Organisations: A Study of A Cluster of Smes in Australia
Sashi Nand, Rushmore University, Australia
Bhuvan Unhelkar, University of Western Sydney, Australia

An Automated Approach to Detecting Human’s Deception for IT Security
Najib Saylani, Hofstra university, USA

M-Commerce Platforms Research

Asser Salama, Hands on Sales, Egypt
Hatem El Ghamry, Idea Standard Egypt, Egypt

Determinants of The Assimilation of Information Technologies in Human Resource Service Delivery – An International Project
Miguel R. Olivas-Luján, ITESM – Monterrey Campus, Mexico
Gary W. Florkowski, University of Pittsburgh, USA

Building An Organizational Memory Information System For a Professional Services IT Company
Hani Abdel-Aziz, Maastricht School of Management, the Netherlands
Khaled Wahba, Cairo University, Egypt

IT Operational Use Evaluation: Does it Matter?
Lynne P. Baldwin, Brunel University, UK
Tillal Eldabi, Brunel University, UK
David Lees, Brunel University, UK
Hussein Sbeih, Brunel University, UK


Mobile Commerce in Financial Services
Sojen Pradhan, University of Technology Sydney, Australia

Empirical Research in Online Trust:  Factors that Influence Trust in Business-to-Consumer Electronic Commerce
Fahim Akhter, Zayed University, UAE
Emad Bataineh, Zayed University, UAE

Managing Knowledge Assets with Game Consoles in the Swedish Armed Forces
Carin Rencrantz, Swedish Defence Research Agency (FOI), Sweden
Håkan Hasewinkel, Swedish Defence Research Agency (FOI), Sweden

Testing the Behavioral Intentions of Mobile Customers Towards Online Transactions in the Egyptian Mobile Industry
Amr Mortada Othman, Vodafone, Egypt
Khaled Wahba, Cairo University, Egypt

Electronic Commerce: Network Readiness and Trade Competitiveness
Nasrin Shah, American University of Sharjah, UAE

SPREE: System for Personalized REcommendations in E-commerce
Krishnamoorthy Srikumar, Indian Institute of Management, India
Bharat Bhasker, Indian Institute of Management, India


Drivers for change to reshape construction industry: Saudi’s case
S. A. Alwabel, University of Bradford, UK
A. M. Ahmed, University of Bradford, UK
M. Zairi, e-TQM College, UAE

Internet Strategies for Modernising Public Administration: Local E- Government in Alicante, Spain
Susana de Juana Espinosa, University of Alicante, Spain

SME’s contribution to Electronic Business 
Ganeshan Srinivasan, RMIT University, Australia
Maurice Abi-Raad, RMIT University, Australia

Designing the Corporate Intelligence System
Mamdouh Farid, Hofstra University, USA

Case study: Upgrading an ERP system in Tingyi International Food Corporation in China
Hakman A. Wan, Open University of Hong Kong, China

Secure email in the Corporate World
Hassan Aljifri, University of Miami, USA
Diego Sanchez Navarro, University of Miami, USA


Composite Business Model in Achieving Enterprise Application Integration: A Web Services Perspective
Abhinav Chaturvedi,
University of Western Sydney, Australia
Bhuvan Unhelkar,
University of Western Sydney, Australia

Knowledge Restitution Process Based on Semantic Links: the S3 Model
Djida Bahloul, INSA de Lyon, France
Youssef Amghar, INSA de Lyon, France
Pierre Maret, INSA de Lyon, France

SSUI: Semantic Search User Interface for Intelligent Information System
Jun Zhou, Carleton University, Canada
Mengchi Liu, Carleton University, Canada

Application Architecture for Spoken Language Resources in Organisational Settings
Rodney J. Clarke, Staffordshire University, UK
Dali Dong, Staffordshire University, UK
Philip C. Windridge, Staffordshire University, UK

Bayesian Networks for Modeling User Information In Context-aware Mobile Commerce
Joy Wei He, City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Cong Qi, City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Sarah Shek, City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Felix Leung, City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Stephen Liao, City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong


A Comparison of E-Readiness Assessment Tools with Particular for use in Relevance to Developing Countries
Ali Al-Solbi,
University of East Anglia, UK
Pam J. Mayhew,
University of East Anglia, UK

Using eServices to Solve Transportation Problems The Case of zahma.com
Mufaddal Saifuddin, The American University in Cairo, Egypt
Nihad Fares, The American University in Cairo, Egypt
Sherif Kamel, The American University in Cairo, Egypt


Having to be loyal or wanting to be loyal: the role of the website on customer churn and retention
Manlio Del Giudice, University of Milano-Bicocca, Italy
Michel Polski, Graduate School of Business, Groupe ESC, France

Organisational Performance and IT investment intensity in RSA e-Commerce Organizations – a pilot study
Sam Lubbe, University of Durban-Westville, South Africa
Stuart Warden, Cape Technikon, South Africa

Experiences With Business Process Modeling Notation In Educational Process
Tomislav Rozman, University of Maribor, Slovenia
Romana Vajde Horvat, University of Maribor, Slovenia
Ivan Rozman, University of Maribor, Slovenia




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