Information Systems

15th European, Mediterranean, and Middle Eastern Conference, EMCIS 2018, Limassol, Cyprus, October 4-5, 2018, Proceedings

  • Marinos Themistocleous
  • Paulo Rupino da Cunha
Conference proceedings EMCIS 2018

Part of the Lecture Notes in Business Information Processing book series (LNBIP, volume 341)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XVIII
  2. Blockchain Technology and Applications

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Angelika Kokkinaki, Svetlana Sapuric, Ifigenia Georgiou
      Pages 3-15
    3. Marwa Chaieb, Souheib Yousfi, Pascal Lafourcade, Riadh Robbana
      Pages 16-30
    4. Marinos Themistocleous, Kypros Stefanou, Christos Megapanos, Elias Iosif
      Pages 31-37
  3. Big Data and Analytics

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 45-45
    2. Nikos Athanasis, Marinos Themistocleous, Kostas Kalabokidis, Christos Chatzitheodorou
      Pages 47-58
    3. Arne Koschel, Felix Heine, Irina Astrova
      Pages 59-71
    4. José Pedro Simão, Orlando Belo
      Pages 80-90
    5. Lasse Berntzen, Rania El-Gazzar, Marius Rohde Johannessen
      Pages 91-105
    6. António A. C. Vieira, Luís Pedro, Maribel Yasmina Santos, João Miguel Fernandes, Luís S. Dias
      Pages 106-113
    7. Mário Rodrigues, Maribel Yasmina Santos, Jorge Bernardino
      Pages 121-127
  4. Cloud Computing

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 129-129
    2. Fairouz Fakhfakh, Hatem Hadj Kacem, Ahmed Hadj Kacem
      Pages 144-157
    3. Olusola Akinrolabu, Steve New, Andrew Martin
      Pages 177-184
    4. Katelaris Leonidas, Themistocleous Marinos, Giovanni Roberto
      Pages 185-190
  5. Digital Services and Social Media

  6. e-Government

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 281-281
    2. Stellios Rallis, Dimitrios Chatzoudes, Symeon Symeonidis, Vasillis Aggelidis, Prodromos Chatzoglou
      Pages 302-315
    3. Gerald Onwujekwe, Heinz Weistroffer
      Pages 316-330
  7. Healthcare Information Systems

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 351-351
    2. Mahadi Bahari, Tiara Izrinda Jafni, Waidah Ismail, Haslina Hashim, Hafez Hussain
      Pages 353-368
    3. Rim Messaoudi, Taher Labidi, Antoine Vacavant, Faiez Gargouri, Manuel Grand-Brochier, Ali Amouri et al.
      Pages 369-382
    4. Argyro Mavrogiorgou, Athanasios Kiourtis, Marios Touloupou, Evgenia Kapassa, Dimosthenis Kyriazis, Marinos Themistocleous
      Pages 383-401
  8. IT Governance

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 403-403
    2. Samaa Elnagar, Heinz Weistroffer, Manoj Thomas
      Pages 405-418
    3. Yiannis Kiouvrekis, Petros Stefaneas, Angelika Kokkinaki, Nikos Asimakis
      Pages 433-442
    4. Georges Chaaya, Jacques Bou Abdo, Elisabeth Métais, Raja Chiky, Jacques Demerjian, Kablan Barbar
      Pages 443-456
    5. Allam Hamdan, Abdalmuttaleb Musleh Al-Sartawi, Reem Khamis, Mohammed Anaswah, Ahlam Hassan
      Pages 457-463
    6. Alejandro Arreola González, Matthias Pfaff, Helmut Krcmar
      Pages 464-472
  9. Management and Organizational Issues in Information Systems

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 473-473
    2. José-Ramón Rodríguez, Robert Clarisó, Josep Maria Marco-Simó
      Pages 475-488
    3. Martina Hedvicakova, Pavel Prazak
      Pages 518-531
    4. Tanja Lakovic, Biljana Rondovic, Tamara Backovic-Vulic, Ivana Ivanovic
      Pages 532-546

About these proceedings


This book constitutes selected papers from the 15th European, Mediterranean, and Middle Eastern Conference, EMCIS 2018, held in Limassol, Cyprus, in October 2018. EMCIS is dedicated to the definition and establishment of Information Systems as a discipline of high impact for the methodical community and IS professionals, focusing on approaches that facilitate the identification of innovative research of significant relevance to the IS discipline.

The 34 full and 8 short papers presented in this volume were carefully reviewed and selected from a total of 108 submissions. They were organized in topical sections named: blockchain technology and applications; big data and analytics; cloud computing; digital services and social media; e-government; healthcare information systems; IT governance; and management and organizational issues in information systems. 


information sysetms applications (incl. Internet) business information systems big data/analytics data mining and knowledge discovery principles and models of security health informatics

Editors and affiliations

  1. 1.University of NicosiaNicosiaCyprus
  2. 2.University of CoimbraCoimbraPortugal

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