Extending the UTAUT2 Model to Understand the Entrepreneur Acceptance and Adopting Internet of Things (IoT)

  • Ahmad AbushakraEmail author
  • Davoud Nikbin
Conference paper
Part of the Communications in Computer and Information Science book series (CCIS, volume 1027)


The aim of this empirical study is to explore and discuss the factors that affect entrepreneurs acceptance and adoption of the Internet of Things (IoT) using UTAUT2 model. The study data was collected using a survey that was distributed among Omani entrepreneurs in six months period. The results showed that the relationship between information technology knowledge and entrepreneurs acceptance and adoption of the IoT was supported, like most other hypothesized relationships in the study.


Internet of Things (IoT) UTAUT2 IT knowledge Entrepreneurs Oman 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Faculty of BusinessSohar UniversitySoharOman

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