Track Description A few years back, we perceived the rapid uptake of mobile media, ubiquitous computing, and IoT (Internet of Things) to be an interesting academic phenomenon. Today, these technologies have permeated our lives to an unprecedented degree, and the interplay of people, computing, data, and things is evolving at an increasingly fast pace in practice and daily lives. We connect to friends, family members, colleagues, and communities 24/7, and we interact with objects surrounding us, such as our fridge, car, drones, or even robots. Indeed, receiving data from embedded sensors and other similar devices that monitor health conditions and other aspects of life has become integral of our everyday life and routines.

Given this emerging landscape, IS researchers inevitably face a plethora of new digitalization challenges to explore, understand, explain and design: What do people expect from interactions with other people, data, and things? What are the contextual factors that drive their behavior? What are the technology affordances that influence and shape these use patterns? What is the impact of these interactions on individuals, organizations, and society at large? How can we design innovative solutions to improve the interplay of people, computing, data, and things?

Moreover, there are many theoretical and practical questions that emanate from the abundance of data that characterizes our contemporary life. They range from tackling socio-technical aspects associated with the volume, variety, velocity, and veracity of data in an interconnected digital/mobile environment to extracting information and knowledge resources that help organizations and institutions to innovate. Such renewal of organizational practices involves amongst others redefining customer relationships, optimizing distributed operations, and empowering employees. This calls for IS researchers both to build revelatory theory about the novel organizational capabilities required to build successful entrepreneurial ecosystems, as well as to address new and existing design problems by creating useful, innovative, and reusable solutions enabled by IoT, mobile devices, ubiquitous computing, and other digital technologies.
Track Chairs Paul Pavlou
Ting Li
Wonseok Oh

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A Study of Mobile Apps in the Banking Industry as Indicators of Development Strategy

Radwan Ali, Kennesaw State University
Michael Gallivan, University of North Georgia
Seema Sangari, Kennesaw State University

Augmented Intelligence for Quality Control of Manual Assembly Processes using Industrial Wearable Systems

Adrian Krenzer, Business Management and Economics, Julius-Maximilians-University
Nikolai Stein, Julius-Maximilians-University
Matthias Griebel, Julius-Maximilans-University
Christoph Flath, Julius-Maximilians-University

Design Knowledge on Mobile Stress Assessment

Henner Gimpel, University of Augsburg
Christian Regal, University of Augsburg
Marco Schmidt, University of Augsburg

Designer Adaptation: A Feedback Perspective

Haoyue Gu, Western University
Yasser Rahrovani, Western University

Early-Bird or Last-Minute? The Impact of Mobile Channel Adoption on Purchasing Behavior

Changhoon Lee, College of Business, KAIST
Yongjin Park, KAIST
Jae-Hyeon Ahn, KAIST

Future of Flexible Work in the Digital Age: Bring Your Own Device Challenges of Privacy Protection

Kenan Degirmenci, Queensland University of Technology
J.P. Shim, Georgia State University
Michael H. Breitner, Leibniz Universität Hannover
Ferry Nolte, Institut für Wirtschaftsinformatik
Jens Passlick, Leibniz Universität Hannover

Mobile Live Streaming: The Roles of Broadcasters’ Screen Presence and Dynamic Emotions in Viewership Engagement

Yutong Guo, National University of Singapore
Khim Yong Goh, National University of Singapore
Mona Ragab Sayed, National University of Singapore

Mobile State of Mind: The Effect of Cognitive Load on Mobile Users’ Cognitive Performance

naama Ilany Tzur, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev
Lior Fink, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev

The App Updating Conundrum: Implications of Platform’s Rating Resetting on Developers’ Behavior

Dominik Gutt, Paderborn University
Jürgen Neumann, Paderborn University
Wael Jabr, Georgia State University
Dennis Kundisch, Paderborn University

The Interplay of Retargeting and Location Revisits in Location-Based Advertising

Dominik Molitor, Fordham University
Peter Pal Zubcsek, Tel Aviv University
Martin Spann, LMU Munich
Philipp Reichhart, LMU Munich