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

Cairo, Egypt
16 - 18 December 2003



Home page: www.ibima.org


Pyramid Trip
Pyramid trip on Dec. 19, 2003    more photos

List of Accepted papers
           


welcome
call for paper
conference themes
invited sessions
virtual presentations
tours
registration
important dates
hotel information


1st Workshop on Managing Emerging Technologies & Information Systems in Organizations (MET-ISO 2003)
Workshop Chair: Nir Kshetri, University of North Carolina at Greensboro, USA
 
1st Workshop on E-TransformationPlanning and Managing the Organizational Transition to E-Business (E-Trans 2003)
Workshop Co-chairs:
Magdy Serour and Brian Henderson-Sellers, University of Technology, Sydney, Australia
Bhuvan Unhelkar, University of Western Sydney, Australia


Welcome

Welcome to web site of The 2003 International Business Information Management Conference.  This major international event will be held in Cairo, Egypt from 16 - 18 December 2003.  The conference will address a range of important themes with respect to e-business and its impact on organizations.  The conference will include numerous paper and workshop presentations by academics and researchers from around the globe.

This is a conference for those who are interested in global business development in the 21st century.  All are encouraged to register and attend this major and timely conference. A range of travel, tour and accommodation options are also available.

Conference participants are welcome to submit presentation extended abstracts, paper drafts, or invited session proposals.  Please refer to call for papers.  Presentations submitted for publication will be fully refereed and published in print and electronic formats. For those unable to attend the conference in person, virtual presentations are available. Virtual presentations allow participants to submit papers for refereeing and publication in the conference proceedings.   Virtual participants will receive a full copy of the conference proceedings on a CD.

The phenomenal growth of the Internet has lead businesses around the globe to believe in the promise of utilizing the Internet to conduct business.  The 2003 International Business Information Management Conference aims at exploring the role of e-business and its impact on organizations in the 21st century. While the focus is e-business, this conference brings together all business functional areas such as logistics and distributions, marketing, sales, accounting, finance, and management to assess the impact of e-business on these areas and to coordinate efforts among different business functions in transforming organizations.  Please refer to conference themes and tracks.  
 




Sponsors

hofstra







Center for  Global
Electronic  Commerce (CGEC)
Virginia Tech, USA

CGEC

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Conference Chair
Khalid S. Soliman, Hofstra University, USA

e-mail: khalid.soliman@hofstra.edu



Local Chair

Yasser El-Kassrawy, Tanta University, Egypt



Local Organizing Chair

Wessam Salah, Cairo, Egypt



 

Conference Advisory Committee                                                                                    
France Belanger, Virginia Tech, USA

Nevert Boraie, TripleLine Consulting, USA 

Janice M. Burn, Edith Cowan University, Australia
Elizabeth Daniel, Information Systems Research Centre, Cranfield University, UK
Zahir Irani, Brunel University, UK 
Sherif Kamel, American University in Cairo, Egypt

Ralf Klischewski, University of Hamburg, Germany
Prashant Palvia, The University of North Carolina-Greensboro, USA
Jonathan Maletic, Kent State University, USA

Moh'd Radaideh, UAE University, UAE
Sushil Sharma, Ball State University, USA


Program Committee
Olayele Adelakun, DePaul University, USA
John Affisco, Hofstra University, USA
Majed Al-Mashari, King Saud University, KSA

Mokhtar Amami, Royal Military College of Canada, Canada
Atta Badii, University College Northampton, UK
Mohamed Amine Benkiran, Ecole Mohammadia d’Ingénieurs, Morocco
Subhasish Dasgupta, George Washington University, USA
Mamdouh Farid, Hofstra University, USA
Jorge Marx Gómez, Technical University of Clausthal , Germany

Kyeong-Soon Kang, University of Technology Sydney, Australia
Wafa Khalif, Tunis University,Tunisia

George Kostopoulos, American University of Sharjah, UAE
Nir Kshetri, University of North Carolina at Greensboro, USA
Moez Limayem, City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong

Ian MacInnes, Syracuse University, USA
En Mao, University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee, USA
Ahmed Safwat, Queen's University, Canada
Najib Saylani, Hofstra University, USA
Mark Srite, University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee, USA

Ahmad Syamil, Arkansas State University, USA
Khaled Wahba, Cairo University, Egypt

Kustim Wibowo, Indiana University of Pennsylvania, USA 


Technical Committee

Maged Abdelsalam, Brunel University, UK
Ammar Ahmed, The University of New South Wales, Australia 
Nabeel Al-Qirim, Auckland University of Technology, New Zealand
Minwir Al-Shammari, University of Bahrain, Bahrain

Alaa Aly, UAE University, UAE
Youssef Amghar, INSA de Lyon, France

Najah Y. Ashry, King Abdul Aziz University, Saudi Arabia
Yacine Atif, UAE University, UAE

Anurag Awasthi, University of Rhode Island, USA
Imad Baalbaki, American University of Beirut, Lebanon

France Belanger, Virginia Tech, USA
Mario Benassi, University of Milan, Italy

Utpal Bose, University of Houston - Downtown, USA
Malin Brännback, Åbo Akademi University, Finland
Barbara Catania, Università degli Studi di Genova, Italy
Wang Yin Chai, Universiti Malaysia Sarawak, Malaysia

Thomas Chesney, Napier University, UK
Bishwajit Choudhary, Norwegian Banks' Payments & Clearing Central, Norway
Isabelle Comyn-Wattiau, CNAM & ESSEC, France

Vincenzo D'Andrea, Universita' degli Studi di Trento, Italy

Mel Damodaran, University of Houston-Victoria, USA
C N G (Kit) Dampney, University of Newcastle, Australia
D. P. Dash, Xavier Institute of Management, India
Roger Debreceny, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore

Claus Eikemeier, University of St. Gallen, Switzerland
Dani Saad El-Dine, American University of Beirut, Lebanon
Jamal El-Den, American University of Beirut, Lebanon
Hazem El Khatib from UAE University, UAE

Uchenna Eze, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Tony Feghali, American University of Beirut, Lebanon
Kay Fielden, UNITEC, New Zealand

Bardo Fraunholz, Deakin University, Australia

Jai Ganesh, Infosys Technologies Ltd, India
Nektarios Georgalas, BT Exact , UK
Hassan Ghaziri, American University of Beirut, Lebanon
Janis Grabis, Riga Technical University, Latvia

Driss Guerchi, UAE University, UAE
Catherine Hajnal, Carleton University, Canada

Harmain Harmain, UAE University, UAE

Markus Helfert, Dublin City University, Ireland
Daniele Herin, Montpellier II University, France

Mihyar Hesson from UAE University, UAE
Anne Honkaranta, University of Jyväskylä, Finland

Amr A. Ibrahim, American University in Cairo, Egypt
Rosziati Ibrahim, Universiti Malaysia Sarawak, Malaysia

Ahmad Jaffar, UAE University, UAE
Anurag Jain, Indian Institute of Management, India

kai Jakobs, Aachen University, Germany

Marijn Janssen, University of Technology Delft, Netherlands
Ric Jentzsch, University of Canberra, Australia
Damir Kalpic, University of Zagreb, Herzegovina

Johan M Karlsson, Lund University, Sweden
Jeannette-Marie Kelley, Temple University, USA

Marite Kirikova, Riga Technical University, Latvia

Jean-Pierre Kuilboer, University of Massachusetts, USA
Narayanan Kulathuramaiyer, Universiti Malaysia Sarawak, Malaysia
Hsiang-Jui Kung, Georgia Southern University, USA

Matthew Kuofie, Illinois State University, USA

Ibrahim Kushchu, International University of Japan, Japan
Chad Lin, Edith Cowan University, Australia

Patrick Loh, Knowledgeworks Consultants, Singapore
En Mao, University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee, USA

Rachel McLean, Manchester Metropolitan University, UK

Luvai F. Motiwalla, University of Massachusetts, USA
Christiane Metzner, Universidad Central de Venezuela, Venezuela

Farid Meziane, Salford University, UK
Toshio Mitsufuji, Siebold University of Nagasaki, Japan

Hans M. Moonen, Erasmus University , Netherlands
Alison Munn, Leeds Metropolitan University, UK

Ilke Onur, The University of Texas at Austin, USA
Antonio Padilla Meléndez, University of Málaga, Spain
Jagdish Pathak, University of Windsor, Canada
Craig Parker, Deakin University, Australia
Dilip Patel, London South Bank University, UK
Shushma Patel, London South Bank University, UK

Jagdish Pathak, University of Windsor, Canada

Krassie Petrova, Auckland University of Technology, New Zealand
Fuatai Purcell, Ministry of Communications and Information Technology, Samoa

Nasrin Rahmati, Monash University, Australia
Somasundaram Ramanathan, Aalborg University, UK

Ashok Ranchhod, Southampton Busines School, UK
Eduardo J. Redondo, Cranfield School of Management, UK
Álvaro Rocha, Universidade Fernando Pessoa, Portugal

Marcus Rothenberger, The University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee, USA

Narcyz Roztocki, State University of New York at New Paltz, USA
Ladislav Samuelis, Technical University of Kosice, Slovak Republic

M Saraee, University of Salford, UK
Najib Saylani, Hofstra University, USA
Eugenio Scalise, Universidad Central de Venezuela, Venezuela

Anne-Marie Schlosser, Centre Franco-Viet. d'enseignement de la Gestion, Vietnam
Janine Schmidt, The University of Queensland, Australia

Satish K Sehgal, Indian Institute of Management, India
Magdy Serour, University of Technology Sydney Australia

Afzaal H. Seyal, Institute of Technology Brunei, Brunei Darussalam
Peter Shackleton, Victoria University, Australia
Seung Kyoon Shin, University of Rhode Island, USA

Deb Sledgianowski, Hofstra University, USA

Krishnamoorthy Srikumar, Indian Institute of Management, India
Mark Srite, University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee, USA
Bernd Carsten Stahl, De Montfort University, UK

Ahmad Syamil, Arkansas State University, USA
Bhuvan Unhelkar, University of Technology Sydney Australia

Lejla Vrazalic, University of Wollongong, Australia

Yun Wan, University of Illinois at Chicago, USA

Stuart Warden, Cape Technikon, South Africa
Dwayne Whitten, Baylor University, USA

Kustim Wibowo, Indiana University of Pennsylvania, USA
Dianne Wingham, University of Newcastle, Australia
Peter Woolsey, The Euro Baltic Software Alliance
Judy Young, University of Tasmania, 
Australia
Raymond Young, Macquarie University, Australia

Khaled Zahr, CRAM, Lebanon
Philippe Zgheib, American University of Beirut, Lebanon



                                 




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