About This Journal
Overview of Journal
Pacific Asia Journal of the Association for Information Systems (PAJAIS) is an AIS journal that focuses on enhancing the knowledge in information technology management with an emphasis on the research and development in the Asia Pacific Region. It is a quarterly journal that will publish high-quality organizational and technical research papers in information systems. To enhance communication of knowledge related to Information System and promote the readership of the journal, the editors of PAJAIS invite authors to submit their papers for publication. PAJAIS will cover both organizational and technical issues, with particular interests in topics pertaining to the Asia Pacific region. The Journal encourages multidisciplinary and nontraditional approaches. The language is English (American). All papers are blindly reviewed.
Topics of Interests
Topics suitable for publication in the Journal include but are not limited to the followings.
(1) IS Development in Asia Pacific:
for example, information systems in the Asia Pacific
region and other developing countries, government information policies, cultural issues in
information systems development, and privacy and other societal issues.
(2) Information System Theory and Research Methods:
issues include theoretical
foundation of information systems, research methods, and philosophical aspects of
(3) Information Systems Development:
contents may be related to design and
implementation of information systems, techniques for system analysis and design,
object-oriented design and web services, rapid application development, and systems
implementation and project management.
(4) Management of Information Systems:
this topic includes issues such as strategic
planning of information systems, management of information systems, computer center
management, adoption and diffusion of information systems, information systems
outsourcing, and planning and evaluation of information systems projects.
(5) Technical Development in information systems:
issues include telecommunication
infrastructure, artificial intelligence and data mining, tools and techniques for systems
development, computer security, and modeling information systems processes
(6) E-business and other applications:
issues such as E-business and e-commerce,
decision support systems, knowledge-based systems, mobile and location-based
commerce, ERP and supply chain management, and Internet marketing and customized
services are included.
(7) Group and Organizational applications:
this topic contains issues of group support
systems, power and organizational aspects of information systems, organizational impact
and organizational changes, business process re-engineering, and so on.
(8) Other topics related to Information Technology Application
Authors are invited to submit original and unpublished papers. All manuscripts intended for
publication must be written in English (American style). Submitted papers will be blind and peer
reviewed on the basis of technical quality, relevance to information systems, originality,
significance, and clarity. The style guide is available here
should be submitted through the online submission system at