Organizational Dynamics of Technology-Based Innovation

Diversifying the Information Systems Research Agenda
  • Robert D. Galliers
Conference paper

DOI: 10.1007/978-0-387-72804-9_2

Part of the IFIP International Federation for Information Processing book series (IFIPAICT, volume 235)
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Galliers R.D. (2007) Organizational Dynamics of Technology-Based Innovation. In: McMaster T., Wastell D., Ferneley E., DeGross J.I. (eds) Organizational Dynamics of Technology-Based Innovation: Diversifying the Research Agenda. TDIT 2007. IFIP International Federation for Information Processing, vol 235. Springer, Boston, MA


This keynote address takes up the conference theme and argues for greater diversification and innovation—in method and topic—in Information Systems research and curricula design. Basing my arguments on my own—and others’—recent critiques of calls for a narrowing of our focus on the information technology artefact and IS design, I will highlight the expanding boundary of the field of Information Systems and what this means for the IS academy in terms of innovation and diversification in our research and teaching.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Robert D. Galliers
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  1. 1.Bentley CollegeWalthamUSA

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