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Special Session on
Information Value Management
 - IVM 2013

4 - 7 July, 2013 - Angers, France

Within the 15th International Conference on Enterprise Information Systems - ICEIS 2013


Markus Helfert
Innovation Value institute, Maynooth University

Brief Bio
Markus Helfert is a Professor at Maynooth University, Innovation Value Institute (Ireland) and the Director of the Business Informatics Group at Maynooth University. He is a Principle Investigator at Lero – The Irish Software Research Centre and at the Adapt Research Centre. His research is centred on Digital Service Innovation, Smart Cities and IoT based Smart Environments and includes research areas such as Service Innovation, Intelligent Transportation Systems, Smart Services, Building Information Management, FinTech, Data Value, Enterprise Architecture, Technology Adoption, Analytics, Business Process Management. Prof. Helfert is an expert in Data Governance Standards and is involved in European Standardisation initiatives. He advises small and medium sized Enterprise in relation to Innovation and IT Management. Helfert has received national and international grants from agencies such as European Union (FP7; H2020), Science Foundation Ireland and Enterprise Ireland, was project coordinator on EU projects, and is the Project coordinator of the H2020 Projects: PERFORM on Digital Retail.
Mouzhi Ge
ECRI, Deggendorf Institute of Technology

Brief Bio
Mouzhi Ge is a Professor for Data Analytics at the Deggendorf Institute of Technology in Germany. He was previously an Associate Professor at the Masaryk University in Czech Republic, where he obtained his Habilitation. He received his Ph.D. from Dublin City University in Ireland. His research is mainly focused on Big Data Analytics, Intelligent Healthcare Systems, Internet of Things and Health-aware Recommender Systems.


With this Special Session we aim to go beyond traditional IT productivity and cost evaluations; we view information as a crucial asset that creates value to organizations, and thus needs to be managed accordingly for optimal business value. Also, we aim to provide a platform for discussing approaches, models, results and case studies or experience reports addressing a broad range of issues related to Information Value Management. Research challenges include how to determine the Value of Information and its impact on business performance, managing Data and Information Quality, capturing and maintaining Information Assets, and designing and improving Information Manufacture System.

Topics of Interest
Topics of interest include, but are not limited to:

  • Measuring Information Value
  • Specifying and Measuring the Benefits from Information
  • Data and Information Quality
  • Information Value Chains
  • Optimising Information Value
  • Information Lifecycle Concepts
  • Modelling and Visualising Information Manufacturing Systems
  • Information Risk Management
  • Data Integration and Value Creation
  • Analytical IS and Value Creation
  • IVM Maturity Models
  • IVM Capabilities
  • IT Governance and IVM
  • Management Approaches for IVM
  • Change Management and IVM


Ismael Caballero, Alarcos Research Group - Deparment of Information Technologies and Systems, Universidad de Castilla-La Mancha (UCLM), Spain
Cinzia Cappiello, Dipartimento di Elettronica e Informazione, Politecnico di Milano, Italy
Adir Even, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Israel
Owen Foley, Independent Researcher, Ireland
Irit A. Gelman, Independent Researcher, United States
Dietmar Jannach, Technical University of Dortmund, Germany
Yang Lee, Northeastern University, United States
Thoa Pham, , Ireland
Bene Rodriguez-Castro, Universitaet der Bundeswehr Munich, Germany
Ying Su, Institute of Scientific and Technical Information of China, China


Paper Submission: May 3, 2013 (expired)
Authors Notification: May 20, 2013 (expired)
Camera Ready and Registration: June 3, 2013 (expired)


Prospective authors are invited to submit papers in any of the topics listed above.
Instructions for preparing the manuscript (in Word and Latex formats) are available at: Paper Templates
Please also check the Guidelines and Templates.
Papers should be submitted electronically via the web-based submission system at:
All accepted papers will be published in a special section of the conference proceedings book - under an ISBN reference and on CD-ROM support - and submitted for indexation by Thomson Reuters Conference Proceedings Citation Index (ISI), DBLP, EI (Elsevier Index) and Scopus.
All papers presented at the conference venue will be available at the SCITEPRESS Digital Library (
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ICEIS Special Sessions - IVM 2013