EGOV-CeDEM-ePart 2018 represents the merge of the IFIP EGOV-ePart with the CeDEM conference as well as the annual conference of the IFIP Working Group 8.5. The conference is held annually, and will be hosted 3-5 September 2018 at the Danube University Krems in Austria.
We invite individuals from academic and applied backgrounds as well as from business, public authorities, NGOs, NPOs and education institutions to submit their research papers, reflections, posters as well as practitioner papers, panel or workshop proposals to the topics addressed in the tracks. The conference also offers a PhD Colloquium as well as a limited number of PhD bursaries. We welcome completed and ongoing research papers, workshop and panel proposals, reflections&viewpoints, posters and practitioners’ papers.
- General E-Government & Open Government
- General e-Democracy & e-Participation
- Smart Governance (Government, Cities & Regions)
- AI, Data Analytics and Automated Decision Making
- Digital Collaboration and Social Media
- Policy Modeling and Policy Informatics
- Social Innovation
- Open Data, Linked Data & Semantic Web
- Practitioners’ Track
- PhD Colloquium
- (Hard) deadline for submissions: 17 March 2018
- Notification of acceptance: 30 April 2018
- Camera-ready paper submission and author registration: 1 June 2018
- Conference: 3-5 September 2018
- PhD Colloquium: 2 September 2018
We look forward to seeing you!
Peter, Olivier, Marijn, Jochen, Efthimios (Conference Chairs) & Noella (Local Host Chair)
To strengthen our team at the Faculty of Business and Globalization/Department for E-Governance and Administration we are looking for a: Researcher (Full-time)
Researcher (Full-time) 38.5 hours/week Advertisement No. SB17-0196
- Working on research projects and academic studies
- Developing and soliciting of research projects
- Contributing to publications and academic articles
- Independent teaching of courses, holding of exams and tutoring of students
- University degree (Master/PhD or Mag./Dr.) in law, economics, business or social sciences
- A high degree of interest in research issues of technology and change in the economy, administration and society
- Affinity for working with new collaborative and digital technologies
- Excellent German and English language skills
- Team skills and highly developed communication competences
- Independent, flexible and proactive work approach
- Flexibility and willingness to travel
- Full-time position (38.5 hours/week – flexible working hours) for an initial limited term of two years and a minimum gross monthly salary of EUR 2,676.55 (W3/1 according to the Work and Remuneration Regulations) – we are willing to pay a higher salary according to qualifications and training.
- An innovative and modern working environment at Campus Krems
- A cooperative, international and interdisciplinary research and teaching team with a focus on digitalisation of the state, society and the economy
- Excellent opportunities of continuing education with the University’s own programmes, comprehensive offer of health promotion and Campus Sport; the University’s own child care facility “Campus Kids”
- Good transport links – Campus shuttle bus from the railway station
Persons with disabilities who meet the required qualification criteria are expressly invited to apply for this position and their applications will be given special consideration.
We look forward to receiving your application (in German or English) by 7 January 2018.
For detailed information please see (in German) and submitting your application: http://www.donau-uni.ac.at/de/aktuell/jobs/index.php
Details about our department: https://www.donau-uni.ac.at/de/department/gpa/index.php
19-21 April in Quito, Ecuador
Quito, looking down.
Quito, looking up.
After more than 1/2 day spent in the air, I arrived to Quito to attend the ICEDEG 2017 chaired by Andreas Meier (University of Fribourg, CH) and Luis Terán (University of Fribourg, CH & Universidad de las Fuerzas Armadas (ESPE), EC).
Rain, forecast for the whole week.
Programme and details available here:
CeDEM17 Conference for E-Democracy and Open Government
17-19 May 2017, Danube University Krems, Austria
Extended Submission deadline: 6. January 2017
The international Conference for e-Democracy and Open Government brings together e-democracy, e-participation and open government specialists working in academia, politics, government and business to critically analyse the innovations, issues, ideas and challenges in the networked societies of the digital age.
We look forward to your submissions (full papers, workshop proposals, reflections, PhD papers) and seeing you in Krems!
Center for Technology in Government, University at Albany, US
Department of Politics and Public Administration at the University of Konstanz, DE
TownHall App Pty Ltd, US
Further Confirmed Keynotes
- Dave Karpf (School of Media and Public Affairs, The George Washington University, US)
- Todd O’Boyle (Next Century Cities, US)
- E-Democracy and E-Participation
- Social Media, Public Administration and Citizen Engagement
- Open Collaborative Government
- Open Data, Transparency and Open Innovation
- Citizens’ Participation in Democratic Governance Processes through ICT in Africa
- Open Access
- Communities, Participation and Civic Engagement
- Information Visualization for the People
- Connected Smart City
- Political Communication & Public Spheres in a Digital Age
- Identity, Privacy and Security
- Emerging Issues in E-Democracy and Open Government
You Can also Submit
Peter Parycek and Noella Edelmann
Department for E-Governance and Administration, Danube University Krems, Austria
CeDEM17 is supported by IEEE
Special Issue of “Sustainability”: Sustainability and Digital Environment
Sustainability (ISSN 2071-1050; CODEN: SUSTDE) is an international, cross-disciplinary, scholarly and open access journal of environmental, cultural, economic, and social sustainability of human beings. Sustainability provides an advanced forum for studies related to sustainability and sustainable development, and is published monthly online by MDPI.
The Special Issue of Sustainability “Sustainability and Digital Environment” is edited by Guest Editors:
- Roland W. Scholz (Department of Economics and Globalization, Knowledge and Information Management, Danube University Krems and Natural and Social Science Interface, ETH Zurich);
- Gerald Steiner (Department of Knowledge and Communication Management, DanubeUniversity Krems);
- Peter Parcycek (Departement of E-Governance in Business and Administration, Danube University Krems).
Topics for this Special Issue include:
- Digital revolution;
- Rebound effects of digital technologies;
- Sustainable digital environments;
- Resilience management;
Deadline for manuscript submissions: 30 November 2017
All details: www.mdpi.com/…/sustainab…/special_issues/digital_environment