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We do so by

  • developing methods to generate insights about organizations and customers from small and big data
  • generating empirical knowledge of individual and group behavior in markets
  • designing digital systems for organizations and the society
  • shaping the digital transformation of organizations and society.

With 7 professors  and associated research groups we contribute to research, education and innovation in the fields of information systems and marketing.

IISM Directors

Prof. Dr. Andreas Geyer-Schulz, Prof. Dr. Ju-Young Kim, Prof. Dr. Martin Klarmann, Prof. Dr. Alexander Mädche (Spokesperson), Prof. Dr. Christof Weinhardt, Prof. Dr. Thomas Setzer




New publication in Project Management Journal (PMJ)

PMJ published the article “Using Process Theory for Accumulating Project Management Knowledge: A Seven-Category Model” by F. Niederman, S.T. March, and Benjamin Mueller.  ...more

KPMG Ideation Challenge “Augmented Reality“News 282

Crack complex and real business issues through creative Augmented Reality (AR) using Microsoft Hololens technology.  To find out more and to register before March 1st to attend the Ideation Workshop, please visit kpmg.com/ideationchallenge...more

Participation at ICIS 2017

The ISE Research group will be present at the International Conference on Information Systems (ICIS) 2017 in Seoul, South Korea with 6 accepted conference and workshop publications in the fields of digital experience (avatars, chatbots, assistance systems) and IS engineering & transformation (business model tools, IS use in transformations)...more

DX Network Member Event on Nov 2nd 2017

The members EnBW, schufa, Deutsche Bank and SAP could get an overview on the network's main activities, upcoming events and most importantly get to know each other in an informal atmosphere...more

Final presentations of this year’s Practical Seminar – Digital Service Design at SAP in Walldorf

On July 20th 2017, the students of this year’s Practical Seminar – Digital Service Design presented their final results and prototypes at SAP SE in Walldorf. During the seminar, 22 master students were educated in Digital Services Design Methods and the Design Tool SAP BUILD...more

UIG Tagung 2017: Usability- and User-Experience Conference on 22th of June

On the 22th of June, the Usability in Germany e.V. organizes a conference at the University of Mannheim. Current developments for the improvement of usability and user experience (UUX) of software and machines will be the topic of various presentations and workshops held by researchers as well as practitioners... more

DESRIST 2017 in Karlsruhe

From 30th of May to 1th of June 2017, the twelfth International Conference on Design Science Research in Information Systems and Technology (DESRIST) took place at the ZKM... more

New Publication in the International Journal of Human-Computer Studies (IJHCS)

The IJHCS published a new research paper by Benedikt Morschheuser, Prof. Alexander Mädche and our colleagues from Tampere University of Technology Koivisto. The paper provides a holistic overview of current research on the gamification of crowdsourcing systems... more

Research Group at ECIS 2017

The research group ISE will be present at the 25th European Conference on Information Systems (ECIS) in Guimarães, Portugal, with 10 accepted publications covering the topics of  the influence of workarounds on effective use, real-time business intelligence systems, breaking down the blockchain hype, IT-mediated interruptions, the design of nudges in multi-channel choices, manipulation in prediction markets, web survey gamification, as well as peer ratings and assessment quality in crowd-based innovation processes... more

Call for Papers: Journal of the Association for Information Systems (JAIS)

Special Issue on "Accumulation and Evolution of Knowledge in Design Science Research"

Submission deadline: November, 30th, 2017... more

Call for Papers: Business & Information Systems Engineering (BISE)

Special Issue on "Design Science Research and Digital Innovation"

Submission deadline: March, 1st, 2018... more