HICSS: HICSS-40 - January 3-6, 2007 - Hawaii: Minitrack on Knowledge Management / Organizational Memory Success and Performance Measurements 2007.

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LABEL: Collaboration | HICSS | Knowledge Management | System Sciences
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(Apologies for crosspostings of this announcement.)


Knowledge Management / Organizational Memory Success and Performance Measurements

CALL FOR PAPERS

Fortieth Annual Hawai'i International Conference on System Sciences

January 3 - 6, 2007 (Wednesday-Saturday)

Hilton Waikoloa Village Resort and Spa on the Big Island

425 Waikoloa Beach Drive

Waikoloa, Hawaii 96738

Tel: 1-808-886-1234 Fax: 1-808-886-2900

www.hiltonwaikoloavillage.com

HICSS conferences are devoted to advances in the information, computer, and system sciences, and encompass developments in both theory and practice. Papers may be theoretical, conceptual, tutorial or descriptive in nature. Submissions undergo a double-blind peer referee process and those selected for presentation will be published in the Conference Proceedings.

Additional detail may be found on HICSS primary web site:
http://www.hicss.hawaii.edu
Mirror site:
http://www.is.cityu.edu.hk/hicss/
Knowledge Management Systems Track weblog:
http://gcc.upb.de/HICSS


Research into knowledge management, organizational memories, and organizational learning has been affected by investigations such as implementation aspects, system developments, or knowledge flows during a number of years. Therefore, a high maturity level of knowledge management research has been achieved. However, organizational knowledge management initiatives are more and more faced with budget cuts and justification demands due to intense competition in today’s business environments. The influences of the rapid pace of globalization and of the ongoing liberalization of national and international markets lead to the emergence of increased pressure on existing companies. Project managers of knowledge management initiatives like Chief Knowledge Officers need to justify their budgets and thus are in need of qualitative and quantitative evidence of the initiatives’ success. This minitrack explores research into strategies, methodologies, and stories that relate to measure this success. In addition, this minitrack will be used to explore the bodies of performance measurements that define the current state of research in measuring knowledge management, organizational memory, and organizational learning success.


Possible Paper Topics:

• Defining knowledge management and organizational memory success

• Case studies of knowledge management and organizational memory success and performance measurements

• Effectiveness and/or efficiency of knowledge management/organizational memory systems

• Benchmarking of knowledge management/organizational memory initiatives

• Frameworks and models for assessing knowledge management and/or organizational memory systems

• Methodologies and processes for measuring knowledge management and/or organizational memory success and performance

• Impact of knowledge management strategy, organization, systems, culture, and other issues on knowledge management/organizational memory success

• Organizational effectiveness/efficiency due to knowledge management/organizational memory/organizational learning, knowledge and organizational memory use

• Knowledge management, organizational memory, and organizational learning metrics

• Knowledge management, organizational memory, and organizational learning success factors and key performance indicators



MINITRACK COORDINATORS

Murray Jennex (Primary Contact)

Information and Decision Science
San Diego State University
San Diego, CA 92182
Phone: 760-966-0548
Fax: 760-722-2668

E-mail: mjennex@mail.sdsu.edu

E-mail: Murphjen@aol.com


Stefan Smolnik

Information Systems 2

EUROPEAN BUSINESS SCHOOL (
ebs)
International University Schloss Reichartshausen

Rheingaustr. 1

65375 Oestrich-Winkel

GERMANY

Phone: +49-6723-991-246

Fax: +49-6723-991-259

E-mail: stefan.smolnik@ebs.edu


Dave Croasdell

Accounting and Information Systems

University of Nevada, Reno

Reno, NV 89557

Phone: (775) 784-6902

Fax: (775) 784-8044

E-mail: davec@unr.edu



IMPORTANT DEADLINES

Abstracts
Authors are encouraged to contact Minitrack Chairs for guidance and indication of appropriate content. Manuscripts are not accepted based on abstracts. Full manuscripts must be submitted by June 15.

June 15
Authors submit full manuscripts to the Peer Review System, following Author Instructions found on the HICSS web site (www.hicss.hawaii.edu). All manuscripts will be submitted in double column publication format and limited to 10 pages including diagrams and references. Since manuscripts will undergo a double-blind review, author names and affiliations must not be included on the original manuscript. This information will be collected later through the system.

August 15
Acceptance notices are sent to Authors via the Peer Review System.

September 15
Authors submit Final Version of accepted papers following submission instructions on the Peer Review System web site. At least one author of each paper must register by this date with specific plans to attend the conference to present the paper. Early Registration fee applies. (General Registration fee applies Sept 16-Dec 15.)

December 1
Deadline to guarantee your hotel room reservation at conference rate.

December 15
Deadline to receive conference registration refund. Late registration fee applies.


SUBMISSION INSTRUCTIONS

• HICSS manuscripts must contain
original material not previously published, nor currently submitted elsewhere.
• HICSS will conduct double-blind reviews of each submitted manuscript.

• Consult the conference website (
www.hicss.hawaii.edu) for the listing and description of Minitracks for HICSS-40.
• Contact the Minitrack Chair(s) by email for guidance and verification of appropriate content. (Optional but strongly encouraged)
• Manuscripts may not be submitted to more than one Minitrack Chair. (One will be summarily rejected.) If unsure which Minitrack is appropriate, submit abstract to the Track Chair for guidance.

• Submit full manuscript according to detailed instructions found on the Peer Review System website.



CONFERENCE TRACKS
Collaboration Systems

Co-chairs: Robert O. Briggs
bbriggs@GroupSystems.com Jay Nunamaker jnunamaker@cmi.arizona.edu
Decision Technologies and Service Sciences

Chair: Dan Dolk
drdolk@nps.edu
Digital Media: Content and Communication

Chair: Michael Shepherd shepherd@cs.cal.ca

E-Government

Chair: H. Jochen Scholl jscholl@u.washington.edu

Electric Power Systems

Chair: Robert Thomas
rjt1@cornell.edu
Information Technology in Health Care

Chair: William Chismar
chismar@hawaii.edu
Internet & the Digital Economy

Co-chairs: David King
david.king@jda.com Alan Dennis ardennis@indiana.edu
Knowledge Management Systems

Co-chairs: Murray Jennex
murphjen@aol.com Dave Croasdell davec@unr.edu
Organizational Systems & Technology

Chair: Hugh Watson hwatson@terry.uga.edu

Software Technology

Co-chairs: Chair: Gul Agha
agha@cs.uiuc.edu Rick Kazman kazman@hawaii.edu


CONFERENCE ADMINISTRATION

Ralph Sprague, Conference Chair
sprague@hawaii.edu

Sandra Laney, Conference Administrator
hicss@hawaii.edu

Eileen Robichaud, Track Administrator
eidennis@indiana.edu