CALL FOR PAPER
CALL FOR PAPER
January 5 – 8, 2021
Grand Hyatt Kauai
Paper Submission Deadline:
June 15, 2020
June 15, 2020:
Paper Submission Deadline (11:59 pm HST)
August 17, 2020:
Notification of Acceptance/Rejection
September 4, 2020:
Deadline for A-M Authors to Submit Revised Manuscript for Review
September 22, 2020:
Deadline for Authors to Submit Final Manuscript for Publication
October 1, 2020:
Deadline for at least one author of to register for HICSS-54
January 5 – 8, 2021:
Soheil Human, Vienna University of Economics and Business (WU Wien), Austria
Gustaf Neumann, Vienna University of Economics and Business (WU Wien), Austria
Rainer Alt, Leipzig University, Germany
The internet and the global digital transformation have changed many different aspects of our lives. Not only the economies and the societies but also people’s personal lives have been influenced by this new and ever-emerging era of our history. While the digital age has made it possible to provide novel services and solutions for the end-users, it has also caused serious concerns in different individual and societal levels, such as issues regarding online privacy, algorithmic bias, fairness and accountability of information systems, transparency, governance, and explainability of information systems, end-user manipulations, fake news, traceability, etc. The development of human-centric and end-user empowering information systems can be one approach towards “digital sustainability”, i.e. providing novel and personalized services for the end-users, while considering potential negative multi-dimensional consequences of digital transformation.
This minitrack aims to attract research that advances the understanding of human-centricity and end-user empowerment in a sustainable digital economy. It adopts an interdisciplinary perspective, which considers human-centricity and end-user empowerment across application domains (e.g. software development, digital commerce, healthcare, administration, mobile apps, social media, and online services). Topics are:
Publication of Papers:
HICSS is the #1 Information Systems conference in terms of citations as recorded by Google Scholar. Presented papers will be included in the Proceedings of HICSS-54. Selected papers will be invited for a fast-track in Electronic Markets – The International Journal on Networked Business.
About the HICSS Conference:
Since 1968, the Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences (HICSS) has been known worldwide as the longest-standing working scientific conferences in Information Technology Management. HICSS provides a highly interactive working environment for top scholars from academia and the industry from over 60 countries to exchange ideas in various areas of information, computer, and system sciences.
According to Microsoft Academic, HICSS ranks the 36th in terms of citations among 4,444 conferences in all fields worldwide. The Australian Government’s Excellence in Research project (ERA) has given HICSS an “A” rating, one of 32 Information Systems conferences so honored out of 241 (46-B and 146-C ratings). Data supplied by the Australian Research Council, December 2009.
Unique characteristics of the conference include: