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Exploring the Grand Challenges for Next Generation E-Business

8th Workshop on E-Business, WEB 2009, Phoenix, AZ, USA, December 15, 2009, Revised Selected Papers

  • Raj Sharman
  • H. Raghav Rao
  • T. S. Raghu
Conference proceedings WEB 2009

Part of the Lecture Notes in Business Information Processing book series (LNBIP, volume 52)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
  2. Core Organizational E-Business Information System Issues

    1. Ontology; Semantic Issues and Cognitive Absorption

    2. Supply Chain and RFID Issues

      1. William Groves, John Collins, Wolfgang Ketter, Maria Gini
        Pages 44-58
      2. Frank G. Goethals, G. Yazgi Tütüncü, Chieh-Yu Lin
        Pages 67-79
      3. Zhiling Guo, Fang Fang, Andrew B. Whinston
        Pages 80-95
      4. Wei Zhou, Selwyn Piramuthu
        Pages 96-104
      5. Robert J. Kauffman, T. S. Raghu, Matt Sopha
        Pages 105-108
    3. Process Modeling and Standardization

      1. Daniel Beimborn, Nils Joachim, Frank Schlosser
        Pages 122-136
      2. Karthikeyan Umapathy, Sandeep Purao, John W. Bagby
        Pages 137-146
    4. Security; Privacy and Extreme Events

      1. Jingguo Wang, Nan Xiao, H. R. Rao
        Pages 177-180
      2. Insu Park, R. Sharman, H. Raghav Rao, S. Upadhyaya
        Pages 181-185
  3. Contemporary Issues in E-Business

    1. Social Networking, Gender and Mobility

About these proceedings


This book is based on a selection of thoroughly revised and extended best papers from the 8th Workshop on E-Business (WEB 2009) held in Phoenix, AZ, USA, on December 15th, 2009.

The 29 papers, which were selected from 70 presentations at the workshop, highlight the enormous developments and potential of e-business at a time when new technologies like cloud computing, collective intelligence, and multi-sided platforms are burgeoning. Among the topics covered are Web-based information systems, RFID and supply chain management, process modeling and standardization, security and privacy issues, social networking and mobility, e-services and market mechanisms, IT portfolio management, and other special topics in e-business such as electronic invoicing.


IT portfolio management RFID business process management e-auctions e-authentication e-business e-commerce e-negotiations mobile applications ontologies process modeling supply chain management

Editors and affiliations

  • Raj Sharman
    • 1
  • H. Raghav Rao
    • 2
  • T. S. Raghu
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of Management Science and SystemsState University of New York at BuffaloBuffalo, New YorkUSA
  2. 2.Department of Management Science and SystemsState University of New York at Buffalo, School of ManagementBuffalo, New YorkUSA
  3. 3.Department of Information SystemsArizona State UniversityTempeUSA

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