Proceedings of InSITE 2011
 

Schedule of Papers

 

 
Tuesday 21 June 09:00 - 10:30 Room: A Chair: Ali Acilar

Research Area: Ethical, Social, Cultural, Legal, & Philosophical Issues

09:00 - 09:30 Digital Divide in the Population of Serbia

Ninoslava Savić, Higher School of Professional Business Studies Novi Sad, Republic of Serbia

Zoran Radojičić, Faculty of Organizational Sciences Belgrade, Republic of Serbia

09:30 - 10:00 Society’s Level of Literacy: A Cross Cultural Study

Amir Shoham, Academic College of Management, Israel

Snunith Shoham, Bar Ilan University, Israel

Miki Malul, Ben Gurion University, Israel

10:00 - 10:30 Exploring the Aspects of Digital Divide in a Developing Country

Ali Acilar, Bilecik University, Turkey
Tuesday 21 June 09:00 - 10:30 Room: B Chair: Michelle Fong

Research Area: Organizational Issues

09:00 - 09:30 Analysis of Explanatory and Predictive Architectures and the Relevance in Explaining the Adoption of IT in SMEs

Ojiabo Ukoha, University of Maryland Eastern Shore, USA

Hart Awa, University of Port Harcourt, Nigeria

Christen Nwuche, University of Port Harcourt, Nigeria

Ikechukwu Asiegbu, University of Port Harcourt, Nigeria

09:30 - 10:00 Second time lucky? A tale of two systems

Hans Lehmann, Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand

10:00 - 10:30 Chinese SMEs and Information Technology Adoption

Michelle Fong, Victoria University, Australia
Tuesday 21 June 09:00 - 10:30 Room: C Chair: Jerzy Korczak

Research Area: Curriculum Issues

09:00 - 09:30 Active Learning Strategies in an Online Educational Technology Applications Course: The Value of Narratives

John P. Egan, University of British Columbia , Canada

09:30 - 10:00 Management Curriculum between Theory and Practice

Josip Mesaric, University J.J. Strossmayer , Croatia

Joze Kuzic, Monash University, Australia

Zdravko Dovedan, University of Zagreb, Croatia

10:00 - 10:30 Design of “Business Informatics” Study Program Model, Curriculum and Perspectives

Jerzy Korczak, Wroclaw University of Economics, Poland

Maria Mach, Wroclaw University of Economics, Poland

Adam Nowicki, Wroclaw University of Economics, Poland

Mieczyslaw Owoc, Wroclaw University of Economics, Poland
Tuesday 21 June 09:00 - 10:30 Room: D Chair: Yair Levy

Research Area: Research Methods

09:00 - 09:30 Modern Approach to the Procedures of Maintenance with Software Support and Its Application in Education

Branko Savic, Higher Education Technical School of Professional Studies at Novi Sad, Serbia

Bozo Ilic, Technical School in Zvornik, Serbia

09:30 - 10:00 Guiding the Use of Grounded Theory in Doctoral Studies – An Example from the Australian Film Industry

Michael Jones, University of Wollongong, Australia

Irit Alony, University of Wollongong, Australia

10:00 - 10:30 A Guide for Novice Researchers on Experimental and Quasi-Experimental Studies in Information Systems Research

Yair Levy, Nova Southeastern University, USA

Timothy Ellis, Nova Southeastern University, USA
Tuesday 21 June 11:00 - 12:30 Room: A Chair: Bruria Haberman

Research Area: Ethical, Social, Cultural, Legal, & Philosophical Issues

11:00 - 11:30 Cyclical Changes in Literacy through History

Oren Soffer, The Open University of Israel, Israel

Yoram Eshet-Alkalai, The Open University of Israel, Israel

11:30 - 12:00 CHAMSA: Five Languages that Citizens of an Increasingly Technological World Should Acquire

Avi Cohen, The Ministry of Education, Israel, Israel

Bruria Haberman, Holon Institute of Technology, and Davidson Institute of Science Education The Weizmann

Institute of Science, Rehovot, Israel
Tuesday 21 June 11:00 - 12:30 Room: B Chair: Rachel Or-Bach

Research Area: Collaborative Work / Working Together / Teams

11:00 - 11:30 Pair Modeling with DynaLearn – Students’ Attitudes and Actual Effects

Rachel Or-Bach, Academic College of Emek Yezreel, Israel

Bert Bredeweg, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands

11:30 - 12:00 Using Team Syntegrity in a Triple Loop Learning Model for Course Development

Viveca Asproth, Mid Sweden University, Sweden

Christina Amcoff Nyström, Mid Sweden University, Sweden

Hanna Olsson, Mid Sweden University, Sweden

Lena-maria Öberg, Mid Sweden University, Sweden

12:00 - 12:30 A Collaborative Writing Approach to Wikis: Design, Implementation, and Evaluation

Said Hadjerrouit, University of Agder, Norway
Tuesday 21 June 11:00 - 12:30 Room: C Chair: Annemieke Craig

Research Area: Research Regarding TeLE

11:00 - 11:30 Blended E-Learning in Higher Education: Research on Students’ Perspective

Marta Žuvic-Butorac, University of Rijeka, Croatia

Nena Roncevic, University of Rijeka, Croatia

Damir Nemcanin, University of Rijeka, Croatia

Zoran Nebic, University of Rijeka, Croatia

11:30 - 12:00 Technology Mediated Learning: Observations in Two Technologies

Raafat Saadé, Concordia University, Canada

Meral Bűyűkkurt, Concordia University, Canada

Cynthia Alkhori, Concordia University, Canada

12:00 - 12:30 Using eTechnologies for Active Learning

Jo Coldwell, Deakin University, Australia

Annemieke Craig, Deakin University, Australia

Annegret Goold, Deakin University, Australia
Tuesday 21 June 11:00 - 12:30 Room: D Chair: Celina Olszak

Research Area: Info & Knowledge Mgmt / Organizational Learning

11:00 - 11:30 The Whats We Teach about in a KM course: A Taxonomic Description of Two Ontological Narratives

Robert Joseph Skovira, Robert Morris University, USA

11:30 - 12:00 Contextual Knowledge Granularity

Janina Jakubczyc, Wroclaw University of Economics, Poland

Mieczyslaw Owoc, Wroclaw University of Economics, Poland

12:00 - 12:30 The Use of ICT for Economic Development in the Silesian Region in Poland

Celina Olszak, University of Economics, Poland

Ewa Ziemba, University of Economics, Poland
Tuesday 21 June 15:15 - 16:45 Room: A Chair: Arthur Tatnall

Research Area: Ethical, Social, Cultural, Legal, & Philosophical Issues

15:15-15:45 Proposed Organizational Ethical Commitment Paradigm for the Use of ICTs in Business Organizations

Michelle Ramim, Nova Southeastern University, USA

15:45-16:15 Why Learners Choose Plagiarism: A Review of Literature

Deanna Klein, Minot State University, USA

16:15-16:45 Informing Parents with the Victorian Education Ultranet

Arthur Tatnall, Victoria University, Australia

Eva Dakich, Victoria University, Australia
Tuesday 21 June 15:15 - 16:45 Room: B Chair: Henry B. Wolfe

Research Area: Emerging Technologies

15:15-15:45 Should the “CLOUD” be Regulated? An Assessment

Abbas Strømmen-Bakhtiar, University of Nordland, Norway

Amir R. Razavi, University of Surrey, UK

15:45-16:15 Would Cloud Computing Revolutionize Teaching Business Intelligence Courses?

Stevan Mrdalj, Eastern Michigan University, USA

16:15-16:45 Cloud Computing: The Emperor's New Clothes of IT

Henry Wolfe, University of Otago, New Zealand
Tuesday 21 June 15:15 - 16:45 Room: C Chair: Raafat Saadé

Research Area: Research Regarding TeLE

15:15-15:45 Assessing Integration of Infrastructure 2.0 Tools in Open Learning Websites: Highlighting a Need for Purposeful Design

Anastasis Petrou, University of East London, United Kingdom

15:45-16:15 Learning Acts and the Role of Digital Technology in Achieving Coherence among Them

Charles Crook, University of Nottingham, United Kingdom

Colin Harrison, University of Nottingham , United Kingdom

Carmen Tomas, Nottingham Trent University, United Kingdom

16:15-16:45 Examining a Flow-Usage Model to Understand MultiMedia-Based Learning

Raafat Saadé, Concordia University, Canada

Serge Elgaly, Concordia University, Canada

Fassil Nebebe, Concordia University, Canada
Tuesday 21 June 15:15 - 16:45 Room: D Chair: Petri Ihantola

Research Area: Control, Audit, and Security

15:15-15:45 Assessment of Risk of Misinforming: Dynamic Measures

Dimitar Christozov, American University in Bulgaria, Bulgaria

Stefanka Chukova, Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand

Plamen Mateev, University of Sofia "St. Kliment Ohridski", Bulgaria

Research Area: Issues related to Computer Science

15:45-16:15 Two-Dimensional Parson's Puzzles: The Concept, Tools, and First Observations

Petri Ihantola, Aalto University, Finland

Ville Karavirta, Aalto University, Finland

16:15-16:45 Relational Algebra Programming With Microsoft Access Databases

Kirby McMaster, Weber State University (retired), USA

Samuel Sambasivam, Azusa Pacific University, USA

Nicole Anderson, Winona State University, USA
Wednesday 22 June 09:00 - 10:30 Room: A Chair: Irit Alony

Research Area: Project Management & Practice

09:00 - 09:30 Theoretical Quality Management Frameworks in Today’s Business: An Automobile Industry Application

Mahesh Raisinghani, TWU School of Management, Executive MBA Program, USA

Juergen Georg Kaiser, Ericsson, Germany

Tamara Abdulovic, TWU, USA

09:30 - 10:00 The Communication System in Project Teams: Problems of Transfer of Knowledge and Information for the Management of IT Projects

Jerzy Kisielnicki, Warsaw University, Poland

10:00 - 10:30 Informing Implementers of Lean Strategy in Process Industries – The Central Role of Schedulers

Irit Alony, University of Wollongong, Australia

Peter Caputi, University of Wollongong, Australia

Tim Coltman, University of Wollongong, Australia
Wednesday 22 June 09:00 - 10:30 Room: B Chair: Lorraine Staehr

Research Area: Collaborative Work / Working Together / Teams

09:00 - 09:30 Building Different Corporative Videoconference Scenarios on VCON HD3000 System Example

Marjan Milosevic, Techical Faculty Cacak, Serbia

Radojka Krneta, Technical Faculty Cacak, Serbia

Vladimir Zocevic, Agromehanika service, Cacak, Serbia

09:30 - 10:00 Collaborative Writing with Web 2.0 Technologies: Teacher Students’ Perceptions

Cornelia Brodahl, University of Agder, Norway

Said Hadjerrouit, University of Agder, Norway

Nils Kristian Hansen, University of Agder, Norway

10:00 - 10:30 Improving Teaching and Learning in an Information Systems Subject: A Work in Progress

Lorraine Staehr, La Trobe University, Australia

Graeme Byrne, La Trobe University, Australia
Wednesday 22 June 09:00 - 10:30 Room: C Chair: Janice Whatley

Research Area: Curriculum Issues

09:00 - 09:30 The Logic and Language of IT Service Management

John Beachboard, Idaho State University, USA

Aytes Kregg, Idaho State University, United States

09:30 - 10:00 Responding to the Employability Challenge: Final Projects for IT-based Organizational Training

Dorothy Langley, Holon Institute of Technology, Israel

Miky Ronen, Holon Institute of Technology, Israel

10:00 - 10:30 Integrating IT Skills into a Business School’s programmes

Janice Whatley, University of Salford, UK

Simon Ireland, University of Salford, UK

Richard Bell, University of Salford, UK
Wednesday 22 June 09:00 - 10:30 Room: D Chair: Yoram Eshet-Alkalai

Research Area: Psychology: Issues/ Aspects / HCI / Usability Issues

09:00 - 09:30 Informing: A Cognitive Load Perspective

Slava Kalyuga, University of New South Wales, Australia

09:30 - 10:00 Synchronization Types and Levels of Information

Robert Farkash, Higher Education Technical School of Professionals Studies, Serbia

10:00 - 10:30 The Islands of Innovation Model: Opportunities and Threats for Effective Implementation of Technological Innovation in the Education System

Orit Avidov-Ungar, The Open University of Israel, Israel

Yoram Eshet-Alkalai, The Open University of Israel, Israel
Wednesday 22 June 11:00 - 12:30 Room: A Chair: Meg Murray

Research Area: Course Design & Pedagogy for TeLE

11:00 - 11:30 Learning Surgical Skills with Simulator Training: Residents’ Experiences and Perceptions

Minna Silvennoinen, University of Jyväskylä, Finland

11:30 - 12:00 E-Textbooks Are Coming: Are We Ready?

Meg Murray, Kennesaw State University, USA

Jorge Perez, Kennesaw State University, USA

12:00 - 12:30 Adapting Peer Review to an Online Course

Linda Knight, DePaul University, USA

Theresa Steinbach, DePaul University, USA
Wednesday 22 June 11:00 - 12:30 Room: C Chair: Antonio Cartelli

Research Area: Curriculum Issues

11:00 - 11:30 Integrating Service Learning and Civic Engagement Opportunities into Professionally Accredited Business and IS Programs in the US and Europe to Enhance Student Learning Outcomes, Research, and Local Community/Economic Development

Gary DeLorenzo, California University of Pennsylvania, USA

Frederick Kohun, Robert Morris University, USA

Daryl Nord, Oklahoma State University, USA

Jeretta Nord, Oklahoma State University, USA

11:30 - 12:00 Making a Case for Change Management Theory to Support IS/IT Curriculum Innovation

Susan Benvenuti, University of the Witwatersrand, South Africa

12:00 - 12:30 Virtual Campuses, Groupware and University Evolution

Antonio Cartelli, University of Cassino, Italy
Wednesday 22 June 11:00 - 12:30 Room: D Chair: Alex Koohang

Research Area: Issues in the Storage and Use of Learning Objects

11:00 - 11:30 A Research Study to Gather the Functional Requirements for a SOA Middleware Application to Bridge the LMS to LOR Data Movement Interoperability Gap for Education

Robert Mason, Regis University, USA

Timothy Ellis, Nova Southeastern University, USA

11:30 - 12:00 The Use of Panoramic Interactive Videography as a Teaching Instrument in High School and University Biology Courses and in Environmental Public

Betty Black, North Carolina State University, USA

Harold Heatwole, North Carolina State University, USA

12:00 - 12:30 Design of an Open Source Learning Objects Authoring Tool – The LO Creator

Alex Koohang, Macon State College, USA

Kevin Floyd, Macon State College, USA

Cody Stewart, Macon State College, USA
Wednesday 22 June 13:45 - 15:15 Room: A Chair: Zoran Lovrekovic

Research Area: Virtual Communities

13:45 - 14:15 Virtual University: A Peer to Peer Open Education Network

Amir R. Razavi, University of Surrey, United Kingdom

Abbas Strømmen-Bakhtiar, University of Nordland, Norway

Paul Krause, University of Surrey, United Kingdom

14:15 - 14:45 Do We Need A Knowledge Community in Serbia?

Zoran Lovrekovic, Higher Education Technical School of Professional Studies Novi Sad, Serbia

Camil Sukic, International University in Novi Pazar, Serbia
Wednesday 22 June 13:45 - 15:15 Room: B Chair: Eli Cohen

Research Area: Control, Audit, and Security

13:45 - 14:15 Student Awareness of the Risks Associated with the Use of Mobile and Wireless Technologies and Applications

Maria Sagrario Simbulan, University of the Philippines, Philippines
Wednesday 22 June 13:45 - 15:15 Room: C Chair: Fay Sudweeks

Research Area: Platforms for Technology Enhanced Learning

13:45 - 14:15 Developing A Social Media Interactive Learning Environment

Joseph Chao, Bowling Green State University, USA

Kevin Parker, Idaho State University, USA

Anthony Fontana, Bowling Green State University, USA

14:15 - 14:45 Learning to Learn with Virtual Microscopes

Diana Jonas-Dwyer, University of Western Australia, Australia

Fay Sudweeks, Murdoch University, Australia

Tanya McGill, Murdoch University, Australia

Philip Nicholls, Murdoch University, Australia
Wednesday 22 June 13:45 - 15:15 Room: D Chair: Wallace Taylor

Research Area: Control, Audit, and Security

13:45 - 14:15 Development of a Fire Risk Assessment Software as an Evaluation Tool and as a Teaching Tool

Dusan Gavanski, Visoka Tehnicka Skola strukovnih studija u Novom Sadu, Serbia

Matija Sokola, Visoka Tehnicka Skola strukovnih studija u Novom Sadu, Serbia

Research Area: Library / Information Science

14:15 - 14:45 Library Web/Online Information Services to the Needs and Behavior of the Students

Yau Ching Leung, College of Professional and Continuing Education, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong

Kong, China

14:45 - 15:15 Empowering Doctoral Candidates in Finding Relevant Concepts in a Literature Set

Naomi Dreher, Curtin University, Australia

Heinz Dreher, Curtin University, Australia
Wednesday 22 June 15:45 - 17:15 Room: A Chair: Sibila Petenji Arbutina

Research Area: Art & Design as Elements of Informing

15:45 - 16:15 Researching Effects of Information Technologies Usage in Engineering Graphics Teaching

Eleonora Desnica, University of Novi Sad, Technical Faculty M. Pupin, Zrenjanin, Serbia

Biljana Gemovic, The Higher Education Technical School of Professional Studies at Novi Sad, Serbia

Dusko Letic, University of Novi Sad, Technical Faculty M. Pupin, Zrenjanin, Serbia

Radojka Gligoric, University of Novi Sad, Faculty of Agriculture, Novi Sad, Serbia

16:15 - 16:45 Visual Impact of Graphic Information in the Package

Petra Balaban-Đurđev, The Higher Technical School of Professional Education, Novi Sad, Serbia

Varvara Maletić, The Higher Technical School of Professional Education, Novi Sad, Serbia

16:45 - 17:15 (Non) Art in the Art of Advertising

Sibila Petenji Arbutina, The Higher Technical School of Professional Education, Novi Sad, Serbia

Jelena Kovacevic Vorgucin, The Higher Technical School of Professional Education, Novi Sad, Serbia
Wednesday 22 June 15:45 - 17:15 Room: B Chair: Göran Pulkkis

Research Area: Networks and Telecommunication

15:45 - 16:15 Developing a Mini Food E-additive Database for Mobile Telephones

Andras Sik, Budapest University of Technology and Economics, Hungary

Gergely Sik, Budapest University of Technology and Economics, Hungary

Cecilia Sik Lanyi, University of Pannonia, Hungary

16:15 - 16:45 IT Education Topics for Future Networking

Göran Pulkkis, Arcada University of Applied Sciences, Finland

Kaj Grahn, Arcada University of Applied Sciences, Finland

Jonny Karlsson, Arcada University of Applied Sciences, Finland
Wednesday 22 June 15:45 - 17:15 Room: C Chair: Matthew Warren

Research Area: Curriculum Issues

16:45 - 17:15 Characteristics of an Equitable Instructional Methodology for Courses in Interactive Media

Frank Kurzel, University of South Australia, Australia

Research Area: Teaching: Instr Design / How to / New Ways

15:45 - 16:15 Empowering PowerPoint: Slides and Teaching Effectiveness

Sabra Brock, Touro College, USA

Yogini Joglekar, Mountbatten Institute, USA

16:15 - 16:45 Social Networking and Teaching: An Australian Case Study

Shona Leitch, Deakin University, Australia

Matthew Warren, Deakin University, Australia
Thursday 23 June 09:00 - 10:30 Room: A Chair: Jamil Chaudri

Research Area: Course Design & Pedagogy for TeLE

09:00 - 09:30 Building Computer Games as Effective Learning Tools for Digital Natives – and Similars

Ismar Silveira, Cruzeiro do Sul University, Brazil

Carlos Fernando Araújo Jr., Cruzeiro do Sul University, Brazil

Jaime Veiga, Cruzeiro do Sul University, Brazil

Luis Bezerra, Cruzeiro do Sul University, Brazil

Leonardo Kasperavicius, Instant Games Inc., Brazil

09:30 - 10:00 Developing Serious Games for 12-16 Year Old Students

Cecilia Sik Lanyi, University of Pannonia, Hungary
Thursday 23 June 09:00 - 10:30 Room: B Chair: John Beachboard

Research Area: Curriculum Issues

09:00 - 09:30 Reinforcing and Enhancing Understanding of Students in Learning Computer Architecture

Cecile Yehezkel, Bar-Ilan University, Israel

Revital Leibovitch , ORT In the name of Baron Rothschild, Israel

Ilya Levin, Tel-Aviv University, Israel

09:30 - 10:00 Information Orientation, Information Technology Governance, and Information Technology Service Management: A Multi-level Approach for Teaching the MBA Core Information Systems Course

John Beachboard, Idaho State University, USA

Kregg Aytes, Idaho State University, USA
Thursday 23 June 09:00 - 10:30 Room: C Chair: Ruti Gafni

Research Area: Research Regarding TeLE

09:00 - 09:30 Factors that Influence Student E-learning Participation in a UK Higher Education Institution

Kay Penny, Edinburgh Napier University, UK

09:30 - 10:00 On Learning Spaces in Higher Education: Space as an Agent of Change

Pedro Silva, Escola Superior de Tecnologia, Portugal

Luis Borges Gouveia, University Fernando Pessoa , Portugal

10:00 - 10:30 E-Learning Diurnal Time Patterns in the Navy

Ruti Gafni, The Open University of Israel, Israel

Levi Shaul, Bar Ilan University, Israel

Doron Tauber, Bar Ilan University, Israel
Thursday 23 June 09:00 - 10:30 Room: D Chair: Olasunkanmi Gbadamosi

Research Area: Organizational Issues

09:00 - 09:30 Entrepreneurial Intention, Organizational Justice and Job Satisfaction as Determinants of Employees’ Organizational Commitment: Evidence from Babcock University Nigeria

Lasun Gbadamosi, Olabisi Onabanjo University, Ago-Iwoye, , Nigeria

Jonathan Chinaka Nwosu, Babcock University, Nigeria

09:30 - 10:00 Organizational Politics, Turnover Intention and Organizational Commitment as Predictors of Employees’ Efficiency and Effectiveness in Academia

Gbadamosi Lasun, Olabisi Onabanjo University, Ago-Iwoye, Nigeria

Jonathan Chinaka Nwosu, Babcock University, Nigeria

10:00 - 10:30 The Relationship between Management Traits and the Commitment of IT Engineers to their Organizations

Oludotun Oni, University of Phoenix, USA
Thursday 23 June 11:00 - 12:30 Room: A Chair: Robert Joseph Skovira

Research Area: Course Design & Pedagogy for TeLE

11:00 - 11:30 Establishing an Institutional Framework for an E-learning Implementation – Experiences from the University of Rijeka, Croatia

Marta Žuvic-Butorac, University of Rijeka, Croatia

Zoran Nebic, University of Rijeka, Croatia

Damir Nemcanin, University of Rijeka, Croatia

Tonci Mikac, University of Rijeka, Croatia

Pero Lucin, University of Rijeka, Croatia

11:30 - 12:00 Praxis of Building and Using a Virtual Learning Environment

Vladimir Burcik, Comenius University, Slovakia

Robert Joseph Skovira, Robert Morris University, USA

12:00 - 12:30 Reflections on a Trial Implementation of an E-Learning Solution in a Libyan University

Amal Rhema, Victoria University, Australia

Iwona Miliszewska, Victoria University, Australia
Thursday 23 June 11:00 - 12:30 Room: B Chair: T. Grandon Gill

Research Area: Ethical, Social, Cultural, Legal, & Philosophical Issues

11:00 - 11:30 Back to Basics of Informing: The INIS Principle

Bob Travica, University of Manitoba, Canada

11:30 - 12:00 When What is Useful is Not Necessarily True: The Underappreciated Conceptual Scheme

Grandon Gill, University of South Florida, USA
Thursday 23 June 11:00 - 12:30 Room: C Chair: Steven Abrantes

Research Area: Research Regarding TeLE

11:00 - 11:30 Comparing Google Groups Use by Evaluating Flow Experience and Generated Messages in Laptop and Desktop Higher Education Students

Steven Abrantes, Polytechnic Institute of Viseu , Portugal

Luis Borges Gouveia, University Fernando Pessoa , Portugal

11:30 - 12:00 Investigating Factors Affecting the Uptake of Automated Assessment Technology

Carl Dreher, Curtin University, Australia

Torsten Reiners, University of Hamburg, Germany

Heinz Dreher, Curtin University, Australia
Thursday 23 June 11:00 - 12:30 Room: D Chair: Maja Dimitrijevic

Research Area: Web: XML / Internet

11:00 - 11:30 Preferences Based Stochastic Value and Utility Function Evaluation

Juryi Pavlov, Institute of Biophysics and Biomedical Engineering, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences , Bulgaria

11:30 - 12:00 Web Usage Association Rule Mining System

Maja Dimitrijevic, The Advanced Technical School, Novi Sad, Serbia

Zita Bosnjak, The University of Novi Sad, Faculty of Economics, Serbia
Thursday 23 June 13:45 - 15:15 Room: A Chair: Penny Bassett

Research Area: Course Design & Pedagogy for TeLE

13:45 - 14:15 How Do Students View Asynchronous Online Discussions As A Learning Experience?

Penny Bassett, Victoria University, Australia

14:15 - 14:45 Application of Distance Learning to the Course in Computer Graphics

Biljana Gemović, The Higher Education Technical School of Professional Studies at Novi Sad, Serbia

Nataša Subić, The Higher Education Technical School of Professional Studies at Novi Sad, Serbia

14:45 - 15:15 Electronic Education and Libyan Universities

Kolan Al-Kilani, Al-Fateh University, Libya
Thursday 23 June 13:45 - 15:15 Room: B Chair: Nitza Geri

Research Area: Decision Making / Business Intelligence (DM/BI)

13:45 - 14:15 Highs and Lows of Organizational Decision Making and the Relationship to Collaboration and Technology Tools

Honora Rockar, Robert Morris University, USA

Frederick Kohun, Robert Morris University, USA

14:15 - 14:45 Decision-Making and its Social-Cultural Environments: A Proposed Research Model

Frederick Kohun, Robert Morris University, USA

Robert Joseph Skovira, Robert Morris University, USA

14:45 - 15:15 The Information Age Measurement Paradox: Collecting Too Much Data

Nitza Geri, The Open University of Israel, Israel

Yariv Geri, Commercial Aircraft Group IAI, Israel
Thursday 23 June 13:45 - 15:15 Room: C Chair: Azad Ali

Research Area: Sys Analysis, Design, Development, Implementation, Assessment

13:45 - 14:15 The Use of U-books to Inform Delegates to a Conference

Juan Bauer Mengelberg, Colegio de Postgraduados, Mexico

14:15 - 14:45 Software Upgrade Cost Justification – Making a Case

Azad Ali, Indiana University of Pennsylvania, USA
Thursday 23 June 13:45 - 15:15 Room: D Chair: Daryl Nord

Research Area: Emerging Technologies

13:45 - 14:15 Panel Discussion: Social Media in Higher Education

Daryl Nord, Oklahoma State University, USA

Jeretta Nord, Oklahoma State University, USA

Alex Koohang, Macon State College, USA
*Unable to attend* Room: 0 Chair: Eli Cohen

Research Area: Course Design & Pedagogy for TeLE

Playing it Safe: Approaching Science Safety Awareness through Computer Game-Based Training

Iwona Miliszewska, Victoria University, Australia

Ewa M. Sztendur, Victoria University, Australia

Research Area: Platforms for Technology Enhanced Learning

A Low Cost Course Information Syndication System

Anuoluwapo Ajayi, Obafemi Awolowo University, Nigeria

Emmanuel Olajubu, Obafemi Awolowo University, Nigeria

Sururah Bello, Obafemi Awolowo University, Nigeria

Abimbola Soriyan, Obafemi Awolowo University, Nigeria

Abiola Obamuyide, Obafemi Awolowo University, Nigeria

Research Area: Control, Audit, and Security

Tracking Viral Contamination through User Habits and IT Practices

Martiniano Jake III Neri, Capitol University , Philippines

Adrian Ranido, Capitol University, Philippines

Management in a Web 2.0 World: Risks and Counter-Measures

Nicole Buzzetto-More, University of Maryland Eastern Shore, USA

Information Systems Principles for Developing Secure Information Systems

Bennett Hammer, Florida Gulf Coast University, USA

Roy Boggs, Florida Gulf Coast University, USA

Research Area: Ethical, Social, Cultural, Legal, & Philosophical Issues

Focus and Perspectivism in Viewing Information and Informing

Zbigniew J. Gackowski, California State University Stanislaus, USA

Critical Success Attributes of Transnational IT Education Programmes: The Client Perspective

Iwona Miliszewska, Victoria University, Australia

Ewa M. Sztendur, Victoria University, Australia

Research Area: Issues related to Computer Science

Derivation of Database Keys’ Operations

Adio Taoreed Akinwale, University of Agriculture, Abeokuta, Nigeria

Olusegun Folorunso, University of Agriculture, Abeokuta, Nigeria, Nigeria

Adesina Sodiya, University of Agriculture, Abeokuta, Nigeria

Research Area: Networks and Telecommunication

Mobile Services in Oman: A Feedback on SMS-Parking Service

Syed Jafar Naqvi, Sultan Qaboos University, Oman

Hafedh Al-Shihi, Sultan Qaboos University, Oman

Saqib Ali, Sultan Qaboos University, Oman

Research Area: Sys Analysis, Design, Development, Implementation, Assessment

Design Patterns Past and Future

Aleksandar Bulajic, Metropolitan University, Serbia

Research Area: Web: XML / Internet

A Conceptual Framework for an Ontology-Based Examination System

Adebayo Felix Adekoya, University of Agriculture, Abeokuta, Nigeria

Adio Taoreed Akinwale, University of Agriculture, Abeokuta, Nigeria

Adetokunbo Babatunde Sofoluwe, Department of Computer Sciences, University of Lagos, Lagos, Nigeria