Conference Program

Sunday, June 9, 2013

Section Time Speaker(s) Affiliation(s) Title
Welcome Reception 18:30 - 22:00 Get Together @ InterCity Hotel
Castle Tour 20:00 - 21:00 Guided Tour (Group 1)
Castle Tour 21:00 - 22:00 Guided Tour (Group 2)

Monday, June 10, 2013

Section Time Speaker(s) Affiliation(s) Title
Introduction 9:00 - 9:30 Heinzl, Armin
Hirschheim, Rudy
Dibbern, Jens
Session 1:
Innovation in IS Outsourcing
9:30 - 9:50 Benoit A. Aubert and Rajiv Kishore Benoit A. Aubert, Akie Iriyama, Kay Ondelansek, and Rajiv Kishore Investigating the Relationship between Outsourcing and Innovation
Mary C. Lacity and Leslie P. Willcocks Mary C. Lacity and Leslie P. Willcocks Strange Bedfellows No More: Researching Business Process Outsourcing and Dynamic Innovation
Discussion 9:50 - 10:15 Discussion
Break 10:15 - 10:45 Mini Break
Key Note 1 10:45 - 11:15 Dr. Marcus Eul A.T. Kearney IT 2020 - Preparing for tomorrows role of IT
Session 2:
IS Outsourcing Governance: Contracts, Controls and Beyond
11:15 - 11:35 Yuanyuan Chen Yuanyuan Chen and Anandhi Bharadwaj An Empirical Study of Intellectual Property Rights Sharing as Contractual Governance Mechanism in Software Development Outsourcing
Thomas Huber and Thomas Fischer Thomas Huber, Thomas Fischer, Jens Dibbern, and Laurie Kirsch The Co-Evolution of Controls and Context in IS Outsourcing
Discussion 11:35 - 12:00 Discussion
Lunch Break 12:00 - 13:15 Lunch Break
Section Time Speaker(s) Affiliation(s) Title
Key Note 2 13:15 - 13:45 Dr. Ralf Sonnberger BASF IT-Services tba
Session 3:
Offshore Outsourcing I: From Onshore to Offshore
13:45 - 14:15 Martin Wiener and Carol Saunders Martin Wiener and Carol Saunders Who Is the Favored Bride? Challenges in Switching to a Multi-Vendor Offshoring Strategy
Oliver Krancher Oliver Krancher, Jens Dibbern Managing Knowledge Transfer in Software Maintenance Outsourcing Transitions: A System-Dynamics Perspective
Julie Fisher and Rudy Hirschheim Julie Fisher, Rudy Hirschheim, Robert Jacobs, and Ashley Lazaro From onshore to offshore of IT services outsourcing: History of one large Australian organisation's journey
Discussion 14:15 - 14:40 Discussion
Break 14:40 - 15:15 Coffee Break
Session 4:
Strategic and Cost Efficient Sourcing
15:15 - 15:45 Rajiv Kishore Jahyun Goo, Rajiv Kishore, Kichan Nam, and H. Raghav Rao Why do Firms Engage in Strategic IS Outsourcing? An Empirical Examination of Aspirational Gaps in Firm IS Resources
Kiron Ravindran Kiron Ravindran, Vijay Gurbaxani Information Technology Outsourcing: Managing the Risks of Asset Transfer Through Contract and the Impact on Performance
Sunil Mithas Kunsoo Han and Sunil Mithas Information Technology Outsourcing and Non-IT Operating Costs: An Empirical Investigation
Discussion 15:45 - 16:10 Discussion
Break 16:10 - 16:30 Mini Break
Key Note 3 16:30 - 17:00 Albrecht Metter Ameria Nearshoring as a Key Success Factor for sustainable Innovation-Processes in IT-Projects and IT-Products
Session 5:
Outsourcing Relationships
17:00 - 17:20
Wendy Currie and Daniel Gozman Wendy Currie and Daniel Gozman The Post-Crisis Outsourcing Relationship: Building Institutional Trust, Technology and Regulatory Controls
Thomas Kude and Sebastian Stuckenberg Thomas Kude, Sebastian Stuckenberg, and Armin Heinzl Organizational Integration in Developing and Operating Software-as-a-Service: A Qualitative Perspective
Discussion 17:20 - 17:45 Discussion
Break 17:45 - 18:30 Break
Pick-up 18:30 Bus Transfer to Conference Event
Dinner 19:00 - 22:30 Conference Event
Transfer 23:00 Bus Transfer to Hotel

Tuesday, June 11, 2013

Section Time Speaker(s) Affiliation(s) Title
Good Morning 9:00 - 9:15 Heinzl, Armin
Hirschheim, Rudy
Dibbern, Jens
Morning Welcome
Session 6:
Offshore Outsourcing II
9:15 - 09:45 Thomas Rockstuhl, Soon Ang, and Alfred Presbitero Thomas Rockstuhl, Soon Ang, Kok Yee Ng, and Alfred Presbitero Metacognitive Cultural Intelligence and Offshoring Performance: Predictive Validity of an Intercultural Situational Judgment Test (iSJT)
Brian Nicholson Ron Babin and Brian Nicholson Corporate Social Responsibility in Global IT Outsourcing: A Case Study of Inter-Firm Collaboration
Alfred Presbitero and Soon Ang Alfred Presbitero, Mei Ling Tan, and Soon Ang Toward a conceptual clarity of offshore service orientation: A naturalistic inquiry of Filipino offshoring professionals
Discussion 09:45 - 10:10 Discussion
Break 10:10 - 10:30 Mini Break
Session 7:
Sourcing to China
10:30 - 10:50 Michael Gallivan Michael Gallivan and Chen Tao The Development of IT Service Quality Standards in China
Ning Su Ning Su Moving Up the Global Value Chain: Internationalization and Growth of Chinese IT Service Firms
Discussion 10:50 - 11:10 Discussion
Key Note 4 11:10 -11:40 Rupprecht Rittweger e-shelter The impact of cloud computing on IT outsourcing - observations of a data center provider
Session 8:
Setting an IS Outsourcing Research
11:40 - 12:00 Erran Carmel and Mary C. Lacity Erran Carmel, Mary C. Lacity, and Andrew Doty The Impact of Impact Sourcing: Framing a Research Agenda
Bandula Jayatilaka and Beena George Bandula Jayatilaka and Beena George Social Capital as a Framework for IT Outsourcing Research
Discussion 12:00 - 12:15 Discussion
Lunch Break 12:15 - 13:30 Lunch Break
Section Time Speaker(s) Affiliation(s) Title
Key Note 5 13:30 - 14:00 Dr. Stephan Verclas T-Systems Open Innovation in the Outsourcing Business
Session 9:
Boundary Spanners
14:00 - 14:30 Tim Weitzel Anna Wiesinger, Tim Weitzel, and Daniel Beimborn Capability imbalances in offshore outsourcing deals and what to do about it: Selecting the right boundary spanning activities
Ari Heiskanen Ari Heiskanen, Riitta Hekkala, Mike Newman, and Merja Eklin Information System Outsourcing Dynamics: A Case Study as Seen by a Client Boundary Role Person
Tommi Kramer Tommi Kramer, Michael Eschweiler, and Armin Heinzl Software Outsourcing Decision Aid (SODA): A Requirements based Decision Support Method and Tool
Discussion 14:30 - 14:55 Discussion
Break 14:55 - 15:15 Mini Break
Key Note 6 15:15 - 15:45 Dirk Schneider Salesforce Aside IT scaleability - How cloud computing is impacting business processes
Session 10:
Emerging Topics in IS Outsourcing
15:45 - 16:15 Michael Frutiger and Sandra Slaughter Michael Frutiger, Sandra Slaughter, and Sridhar Narasimhan A Business Ecosystem Perspective on Open Platforms and Outsourcing Relationships: A Software Industry Case Study
Daniel Beimborn Daniel Beimborn, Bernhard Moos, and Tim Weitzel Structuring Outsourcing Relationships - The Role of Social Network Structures for IT Outsourcing Performance
Mary C. Lacity and Leslie P. Willcocks Mary C. Lacity, Peter Reynolds, Shaji Khan, and Leslie P. Willcocks Outsourcing Cloud Services: The Great Equalizer for SMEs?
Closing Session 16:15 - 16:45 Heinzl, Armin
Hirschheim, Rudy
Dibbern, Jens
(optional) 18:00 - 22:30 Post Conference Event

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