e-Society 2005 Proceedings

es2005 Proceedings of the IADIS International Conference on e-Society

Qawra, Malta 27-30 June 2005

Edited by Pedro Isaías, Maggie McPherson, Piet Kommers

ISBN (Book): 972-8939-03-5
ISBN (CD-ROM):

Titles Published in This Volume

TIME-BASED CONTENT MARKS FOR FINE-GRAINED NAVIGATION IN EDUCATIONAL CONTENT
Martin Gutbrod , Christian Werner , Stefan Fischer

THE DEVELOPMENT OF THE COMPUTER ATTITUDE SCALE FOR COMPUTER SCIENCE FRESHMEN (CASF)
Siozos Panagiotis , Palaigeorgiou George , Konstantakis Nikos , Tsoukalas Ioannis

ON THE APPLICATION OF COLLABORATION SERVICES TO A HIGHER EDUCATION ENVIRONMENT
L. Drossos , B. Vassiliadis , A. Stefani , K. Votis , A. Tsakalidis , S. Likothanassis

THE INTERCOLLEGE FACULTY INTRANET
Philippos Pouyioutas , Maria Poveda , Victoria Kalogerou

NATIONAL AND LOCAL EFFORTS TO SUPPORT INTEGRATION OF ICT INTO EVERYDAY PRACTICES IN FINNISH SCHOOLS
Heljä Franssila , Marika Pehkonen

GENERAL GUIDELINES FOR THE EVALUATION OF E-LEARNING ENVIRONMENTS
Lefteris Moussiades , Anthi Iliopoulou

STRUCTURING AN ON-LINE ASSESSMENT OF STUDENTS? LEARNING
Sharon Curtis , Mary Zajicek

DESIGN, IMPLEMENTATION AND EVALUATION OF A VIRTUAL CONFERENCE
Paula Miranda , Nian-shing Chen , Pedro Isaías

INSTIGATING INTERACTION IN ELECTRONIC CASE-BASED-LEARNING (E-CBL)
Christian Voigt , Paula M.c. Swatman

ELECTRONIC PERFORMANCE SUPPORT SYSTEMS: APPROPRIATE TECHNOLOGY FOR THE MONITORING OF ADMINISTRATION AND ACCOUNT MANAGEMENT IN HIGH EDUCATIONAL ENVIRONMENTS
Piedade Carvalho

EARLY RESULTS OF A PRACTICAL MODEL FOR INTEGRATING INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY RESOURCES INTO THE EGYPTIAN EDUCATIONAL SYSTEM
Rita Korin Karl , Heba Hafez

PREPARING COMPUTING STUDENTS FOR CULTURALLY DIVERSE E-MEDIATED IT-PROJECTS
Marc Conrad , Tim French , Carsten Maple , Sijing Zhang

SECURITY BY LEARNING ?THE CONTRIBUTION OF E-LEARNING TO SECURITY AWARENESS MANAGEMENT?
Jan Vom Brocke , Christian Buddendick

COMPLEX LEARNING COMMUNITIES
Diane Mcdonald

A NEW INTEROPERABILITY FRAMEWORK FOR E-GOVERNMENT SERVICES
Francesco Arcieri, , Giuliano Bellone De Grecis , Marcello Castellano , Giuseppe Mastronardi , Nicola Pastore , Valerio Summo

DECAY OR PROGRESS? E-COMMERCE CHALLENGES THE JURISDICTIONAL PRINCIPLE OF ?PRESENCE? UNDER ENGLISH COMMON LAW
Bin Hu , Mi Li

GAUGING ALIGNMENT BETWEEN FEDERAL GOVERNMENT POLICY AND COMMUNITY OBJECTIVES IN REGIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS: A SISP-BASED STUDY OF SHEPPARTON
W. David Wilde , Paul A. Swatman

CREATING IDENTITIES IN CYBERNETIC SPACE
Ananda Mitra

INFORMATION SERVICES FOR SOCIAL SOLIDARITY INSTITUTIONS
Alexandra Queirós , Nelson Pacheco Da Rocha , Pedro Pais , Ana Dias

CITIZEN SERVICES IN PORTO CITY COUNCIL: A PORTUGUESE CASE STUDY OF E-GOVERNMENT
João F. Proença

ELECTRONIC DEMOCRACY IN PRACTICE: A WEB BASED VOTING SYSTEM RELYING ON IDENTICAL BALLOT BOXES WITH PHYSICAL MULTIPLE ADMINISTRATION
P.s. Alefragis , S.k. Lounis , V.d. Triantafillou , N .s. Voros

BEYOND OBJECTIVITY: CONVERSING SUBJECTIVE INFORMATION SOCIETY DISCOURSE
Tarja Tiainen , Deirdre Hynes , Emma-reetta Koivunen , Minna-kristiina Paakki

WHEN GOVERNMENT SUPPORTED REGIONAL PORTALS FALL ?
Stephen Burgess , Arthur Tatnall , Alexei Pliaskin

EVALUATING THE SOFTWARE AS A SERVICE BUSINESS MODEL: FROM CPU TIME-SHARING TO ONLINE INNOVATION SHARING
Markku Sääksjärvi , Aki Lassila , Henry Nordström

FROM A PAPER-BASED BOOK TO A CUSTOMISABLE WEB SITE: USING A RAPID PROTOTYPING APPROACH TO IMPLEMENT THE ONLINE VERSION OF THE TIMES GOOD UNIVERSITY GUIDE
Robert Polding , Miguel Baptista Nunes , Sherine Brown , Bernard Kingston

FORECASTING THE NUMBER OF TELEWORKERS IN AUSTRALIA
John Byrne , Hepu Deng , Bill Martin , Edward Halpin

VIRTUAL COMMUNITIES IN E-BUSINESS: A CASE STUDY
Mohini Singh , Adrian Rose

A REVIEW OF COMMON APPROACHES TO UNDERSTANDING ONLINE CONSUMER BEHAVIOUR
Lillian Clark , Peter Wright

A COMPARISON OF CHANGING PRACTICES IN VERY SMALL BUSINESSES
A Mccready , S Kaine , J Duncan

A STUDY OF AN ADAPTIVE RECOMMENDER SYSTEM BASED ON THE CONSUMER?S PURCHASE-DECISION STAGE
Chowming Wu

ECIS DEVELOPMENT: REFINING E-PROCESS SELECTION
Frina Albertyn , Roland Kaschek

HOW CAN TELEHEALTH TRANSFORM HEALTHCARE PROFESSIONAL PRACTICE IN REMOTE REGIONS?
Marie-pierre Gagnon , Julie Duplantie , Jean-paul Fortin , Réjean Landry

THE DESIGN, CONSTRUCTION, IMPLEMENTATION AND TESTING OF A PROTOTYPE HCI FOR USE IN CARDIOVASCULAR MEDICINE
Gill Jones , Gillian Pearce , Saud Khan

E-MEDICAL DECISION SUPPORT SYSTEM FOR TELEMEDICINE
Shusaku Tsumoto , Shoji Hirano , Hidenao Abe , Hideaki Nakakuni , Eiisuke Hanada

A NEW HEALTH CARE VALUE CHAIN THROUGH MOBILE TELEMETRIC SYSTEMS
Gruber H.-g. , Scholz A. , Clauss J. , Wolf B

A SECURITY MODEL AND ARCHITECTURE FOR MULTICHANNEL SYSTEMS
Maria Grazia Fugini

A PRACTICAL APPROACH TO ASSSESS INFORMATION SYSTEM SECURTIY LEVEL BY ANALYZING THE PORT SCAN RECORD
Vincent Cheng Siong Lee , Lin Yi Shao

SAFECRACKER: A VISUAL PASSWORD AUTHENTICATION SCHEME
Carsten Maple , Phil Ryan

ADDING SESSION AND TRANSACTION MANAGEMENT TO WEB SERVICES BY USING SIP
Jan Newmarch , Wei Dong

DISTRIBUTED INFORMATION SYSTEM DESIGN AND IMPLEMENTATION KNOWLEDGE PATTERN
Snene Mehdi , Pardellas Jorge , Leonard Michel

AUTOMATED EXTRACTION OF DIAGNOSTIC TAXONOMY AND DIAGNOSTIC RULES FROM CLINICAL DATABASES
Shusaku Tsumoto

DEVELOPMENT OF ALGORITHMS FOR WEB SPAM DETECTION BASED ON STRUCTURE AND LINK ANALYSIS
Michael Hilberer , Hendrik Speck

EMPLOYMENT OF UPCOMING TECHNOLOGIES AND ASPECTS OF PRIVACY
Ulrike Hugl

OPEN SOURCE ARCHITECTURE FOR MANAGEMENT OF LARGE SCALE SERVICE LEVEL AGREEMENTS IN OUTSOURCING
Luke Ho , Anthony Atkins

TOWARDS INTEGRATED COMPREHENSIVE SUPPORT OF SOFTWARE DEVELOPMENT TEAMS
Ivan Tomek , Elhadi Shakshuki , Anita Peng , Hsiang-hwa Koo , Rebecca Gong , Omkar Prabhu

MINING FREQUENT CLOSED ITEMSETS FROM PRIVACY PRESERVING DATA
Kauzyo Narita , Horoyuki Kitagawa

SCATTERED WEB VS. SMOOTHED WEB MODEL: A NEW CONCEPT FOR A HYPERLINK MENU SCHEME
Walter Balzano , Maria Rosaria Del Sorbo

A SEMIOTIC APPROACH TO ONLINE COMMUNITIES: BELONGING, INTEREST AND IDENTITY IN WEBSITES? AND VIDEOGAMES? COMMUNITIES
Stefano Tardini , Lorenzo Cantoni

THE ANALYSIS OF VISUAL REPRESENTATION ON THE INTERNET
Xiaomeng Sun , Tetsuro Sakai

AN EMPIRICAL STUDY OF FRESHMEN ATTITUDES TOWARDS PRIVACY AND SOFTWARE PIRACY AND THEIR INSTRUCTIONAL IMPLICATIONS
Konstantakis Nikos , Palaigeorgiou George , Siozos Panagiotis , Tsoukalas A. Ioannis

GAMES FOR CULTURAL HERITAGE
Bernadette Flynn

INNOVATIONS IN ICT ASSESSMENT
Geoffrey White

APPLICATION OF COMPUTER-ASSISTED-ASSESSMENT (CAA) INTO THE INSTRUCTOR-CENTRED MODEL OF E-LEARNING
Zahra Mehrizi , Michael Turega , Georgios A. Dafoulas

ADAPTIVE LEARNING PROCESSES IN PURE AND BLENDED TEACHING APPROACHES
Gennaro Costagliola , Andrea De Lucia , Filomena Ferrucci , Giuseppe Scanniello

OVERVIEW OF AN EDUCATIONAL UNIT ASSESSMENT SYSTEM
Martha J. Beasley

CHANGING CLASSROOM ENVIRONMENT BY THE USE OF ICT AND THE NEW EMERGING ROLE OF THE TEACHER
George A Triantafyllidis , Vassiliki Mitropoulou

E-LEARNING SOLUTIONS FOR ON-THE-JOB TRAINING
Danail Dochev , Radoslav Pavlov

SITUATION ROOM ANALYSIS FOR LEARNING IN THE CORPORATE WORLD
Bob Roberts , Kenneth Bone , Jesmond Xuereb , A. Koumpis

E-ASSESSMENTS: EFFECTIVENESS OF SELF TESTS IN SUPPORTING STUDENT ONLINE LEARNING
Samia Kamal

VIRTUAL LABORATORIES: THE EDUKBR PORTAL
Marisa Lucena , Vania Moreira

MAKING CONNECTIONS WITH MULTIMEDIA AND EARLY READING EXPERIENCES
Martha J. Beasley

VISUAL COMMUNICATION DESIGN EDUCATION FOR E-SOCIETY
Emin Doğan Aydın , Cüneyt Budak

USING THE AULANET LEARNING MANAGEMENT SYSTEM IN COOPERATION WITH THE TEAM OF THE EDUKBR PORTAL: A CASE STUDY
Maria Cristina Pfeiffer Fernandes , Carlos José Pereira De Lucena , Marisa Lucena

STUDENT EVALUATION OF THE NEPTON
Philippos Pouyioutas , Victoria Kalogerou , Maria Poveda

A BLENDED LEARNING ENVIRONMENT FOR A COURSE ON EDUCATIONAL SOFTWARE IN THE FRAMEWORK OF PROJECT MANAGEMENT
Oktay Dönmez , Petek Aşkar

THE TENSIONS AND DELIGHTS IN A BIMODAL BLENDED LEARNING PROGRAMME
Mohamed A Sheriff

LIBRARY SUPPORT FOR ONLINE EDUCATION: ELEMENTS OF SUCCESSFUL DELIVERY
Michael Middleton

E-LEARNING DEVELOPMRENT AND LEARNING ENVIRONMENT: THE WBLST PLATFORM
El Assad Safwan , Lehn Rémi

THINKING COMPLEXITY AND ENERGY COMPLEXITY OF SOFTWARE IN EMBEDDED SYSTEMS
Kostas Zotos , Andreas Litke , Alexander Chatzigeorgiou , George Stephanides , Maria Nikita

USING STRUCTURED HYPERMEDIA TO EXPLAIN ALGORITHMS
Tomasz Müldner , Elhadi Shakshuki , Andreas Kerren , Zhinan Shen , Xiaoguang Bai

ADAPTIVE E - LEARNING IN ECONOMICS
Dimitrios Sidiropoulos , Areti Valasidou , Despina Makridou - Bousiou

LOOK AND CHECK
Marina Svečko , Simon Puklavec , Rajko Svečko

THE INTERNET IN THE RURAL AREAS OF CYPRUS
Soulla Louca , Stavros Pouloukas , Andreas Hadjioannou

A HIERARCHY OF E-DEMOCRAY INDICATORS AND THEIR USE IN AN ICT SURVEY OF 74 PARLIAMENTS AND REGIONS WITH LEGISLATIVE CAPACITY IN THE EUROPEAN UNION (EU)
Jon Goikolea , Rut Martinez , Ambrose Goikoetxea , Osane Lizarralde

ADVANCED DEMOCRACY DESIGN ENHANCED TECHNOLOGICAL POSSIBILITIES ENABLE SOPHISTICATED DEMOCRACY
Wäckerle Manuel , Hanappi Hardy , Rengs Bernhard

E-GOVERNMENT INICIATIVES IN LOCAL ADMINISTRATION. APPLICATION IN A SMALL TOWN COUNCIL
Pablo Díaz Cruz , Rosario Berriel Martinez , Isabel Sanchez Berriel , Margarita Calvo Aizpuru

ADVISORY WEB PORTALS IN THE E-GOVERNMENT OF THE CZECH REPUBLIC
Jana Andrýsková , Jiří Hřebíček

BIOMETRICS AND E-IDENTITY (E-PASSPORT) IN THE EUROPEAN UNION: OVERCOMING POC-CULTURAL DIVERSITY FOR COMMON CAUSE?
Grace Ng-kruelle , Paul A. Swatman , J. Felix Hampe , Douglas S. Rebne

NETWORK E-GOVERNANCE: ORGANIZATIONAL, LAW, AND TECHNOLOGICAL PERSPECTIVES
M.g.fugini , P. Maggiolini , B.pagamici

INFRASTRUCTURE DESIGN THROUGH E-GOVERNANCE IN BANGLADEH: THE NEW COUNTENANCE OF GOVERNMENT
Suparna Das Gupta , Shamim Shahriar Hossain

PERSONALIZED ACCESS TO MULTI-VERSION DOCUMENTS FOR E-GOVERNMENT APPLICATIONS
Fabio Grandi , Maria Rita Scalas , Federica Mandreoli , Riccardo Martoglia

PLANNING FOR E-GOVERNMENT ? A SERVICE-ORIENTED AGENCY SURVEY
Elsa Estevez , Tomasz Janowski , Adegboyega Ojo

KNOWLEDGE REPRESENTATION AND DECISION SUPPORT FOR EVALUATION OF REGIONAL ECONOMIC CLUSTERS ACCORDING TO THE LONG TERM TRENDS OF TRANSITIONS
Dale Dzemydiene , Borisas Melnikas

ROLE OF GOVERNMENT OFFICIALS IN TRANSFORMATION PROCESS OF GOVERNMENT INTO eGOVERNMENT
Ljerka Luić

THE ASSESSMENT OF THE FUNCTIONALITY OF POLISH INTERNET SHOPS. THE RESULTS OF OWN STUDIES
Dorota Jelonek

DATA SECURITY INVOLVMENT: IN SEARCH OF EHR COMPLIANCE
Ana M. Fernández , Matilde Fernández , Karina Medinaceli

COMPANIES? ABILITY TO FOSTER LOYALTY IN TRADITIONAL VERSUS WEB-BASED SERVICE ENVIRONMENTS: A RELATIONAL PERSPECTIVE
Daniel Tomiuk

THE EVALUATION OF SOCIAL SOFTWARE IN A COMMERCIAL SETTING
Eoin Whelan , Brian Donnellan

INTERNET PROMOTIONAL TECHNIQUES OF THE TRAVEL AND TOURISM INDUSTRY IN SOUTH AFRICA, KENYA, ZIMBABWE AND UGANDA
Tonderai Maswera , Ray Dawson , Janet Edwards

E-COMMERCE DEVELOPMENT STAGES IN LITHUANIA SMES
Rimantas Gatautis , Vilija Juceviciene

ASSISTING LEARNERS TO DYNAMICALLY ADJUST LEARNING PROCESSES BY SOFTWARE AGENTS
Weidong Pan

WIRELESS INFORMATION SYSTEMS IN AN M-SOCIETY A METHODOLOGICAL PERSPECTIVE
M. Lahkim , Z. Maamar , D. Benslimane , Q. H. Mahmoud

SEQUENCE PREDICTION FOR ADAPTIVE NAVIGATION SUPPORT
Pascal Dayre , Hadj Batatia

SOME POTENTIAL TECHNOLOGICAL AND STRATEGIC HINDRANCES IN THE PORTUGUESE BANKING SYSTEM?S PERFORMANCE
Fernando Alberto Freitas Ferreira , António Alberto Da Silva Monteiro De Freitas

ICEBERGS DRIFTING APART? ? CUSTOMER STRATEGIES AFFECTING SYSTEMS DEVELOPMENT AND INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
Hakan P. Sundberg , Patrik Wallin

CONSTRAINTS AND REQUIREMENTS FOR DIGITAL IMAGE RESTORATION OF ANALOG VIDEO TAPES
Thilo Bauer , Hans Weghorn , Claude C. Chibelushi

SELF-LEARNING CHANNEL ASSIGNMENT SCHEME FOR CELLULAR NETWORKS
Mohammad M. Assaf , Muhammed Salamah

COMBINING PERSONALIZATION AND LOCATION-BASED SERVICES FOR EFFICIENT INFORMATION ACCESS FROM WIRELESS TERMINALS
Hans Weghorn

PATENTABILITY OF COMPUTER-IMPLEMENTED INVENTIONS: THE EUROPEAN DIRECTIVE PROPOSAL
Marina Buzzi , Rita Rossi , Martha Iglesias

COMPARATIVE STUDY OF THE DOMAINS OF PRIVACY AND TRUST IN INFORMATION SOCIETY
Jyri Naarmala , Olli Mäkinen

FORMING COHESIVE COALITIONS USING VIRTUAL SOCIAL NETWORK AND ADAPTIVE RESONANCE THEORY
Yong Han Chong , Yu-n Cheah

OBTAINING DATABASE INFORMATION IN XML
Roberto Berjón Gallinas , Ana María Fermoso García , María José Gil Larrea

SIGNIFICANCE OF ICT STANDARDS FOR eHEALTH
Dragan Schwarz , Ljerka Luić

DEVELOPMENT OF THE LMS SERVER CD WHICH USED KNOPPIX
Hitoshi Sasaki , Masanori Ishino

GUIDELINES FOR THE DESIGN AND IMPLEMENTATION OF E-LEARNING PROGRAMMES
Valasidou Areti , Sidiropoulos Dimitrios , Hatzis Triantafillos , Bousiou-makridou Despina

COMPUTER-ASSISTED CANCELLATION TESTS FOR VISUAL NEGLECT PATTERNS
Ho-chuan Huang , Tsui-ying Wang

SWAP THE FILTER
Imran Ahmad

THE INTERNET IN THE STOCK MARKET
Fernando José Calado , Silva Nunes Teixeira

THE DOMOTIC NETWORK PORTAL
Matthew Montebello , Malcolm Attard

TRUST ASSESMENT IN B2C E-COMMERCE SCANARIOS
Fahim Akhter

THESIS WEB DIALOGUE
Päivi Jokela , Peter Karlsudd

A STUDY OF VOIP ROAMING IN THE CROSS CAMPUS WLAN ENVIRONMENT WITHIN ENUM MECHANISM
Ching-heng Ku , Joy Chan

EDUCATIONAL DATA MINING: ANALYZING SCIENCE PROJECT COURSES IN ORDER TO IMPROVE EDUCATIONAL PROCESSES
Konrad Michalski , Rafal Michalski