FB5003 - Management Information Systems (MBA)

Course Examiner: Prof. Robert Davison: AC3-6247 Tel: 3442-7534 isrobert@cityu.edu.hk

Classes for FT students will be on Mondays, 1400-1700, in AC3-14221

Classes for PT students will be on Wednesdays, 1900-2200 in AC3-14221 (except 3/11/21 in 7208)

Syllabus; Coursework; Past Exam Questions; Ethics - Expedited Review Form A



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Additional Readings;


Sept 6
Sept 8
Introduction: Information Systems in Organizations Seminar 1 IBM's C-Suite Study The Dark Side: Facial & Emotional Recognition App Inflation Engineering An Incumbent’s Guide to Digital Disruption Maersk Expects $300 Million Loss Due to Cyberattack The Case for Digital Reinvention Digital Reinvention Legacy vs Digital Workplace Surveillance Web Net-Neutrality The Army of Phantom Reviewers Better than Cash Satya Nadella on Innovation, Disruption and Organisational Change Three actions for CEOs to get value from the cloud Nine Principles for Responsible Digital Payments The Cloud's Trillion Dollar Prize


Sept 13
Sept 15
Global Enterprise Systems Seminar 2
What is ERP? Nestle's ERP Odyssey How to Optimize Your ERP System Evolution of the Networked Enterprise ERP in Singapore Failed NHS System Biggest Ever Cloud ERP 1 Cloud ERP 2 ERP Mistakes ERP Disasters


Sept 27
Sept 29
Knowledge Management Seminar 3
Bob's Story 15 Knowledge Tips Cognitive Edge Business Technology Value Scorecard Exospect: SRM Company Strategic Resource Maps


Oct 4
Oct 6
IT Outsourcing & Risk Management Seminar 4 VedicSoft Case IT Outsourcing:  IBM Seals $1.25B outsourcing deal with Lufthansa Outsourcing for Small Businesses Impact Sourcing 1 Impact Sourcing 2


Oct 11
Oct 20
Designing IS for Work Seminar 5  Blank Worksheet 18 Reasons Why IT-Reliant Work Systems Should Replace ‘The IT Artifact’ as the Core Subject Matter of the IS Field  Boeing 737 MAX
6 Oct 18
Oct 27
IT Consulting Seminar 6 The Oracle Way to Consulting Consulting is more than giving advice Consulting on the Cusp of Disruption Integrity in management consulting: a contradiction in terms? 10 ethical rules for IT consultants and contractors 8 warning signs of a bad consultant Relearning the Art of Asking Questions. 5 Behaviors of a Successful and Trustworthy Consultant 12 Reasons Your Proposal Will Be Rejected
7 Oct 25
Nov 3 (in 7208)
IS Strategy and Planning Seminar 7 BSC Template BSC - DSS Article The Power of Information Shadow IT in the Workplace Transformation with a Capital T The Right CDO for Your Company’s Future Policy in the Data Age Learning from Google’s Digital Culture Strategic Principles for Competing in the Digital Age How Airbus is Navigating a Digital Transformation The New Class of Digital Leaders Anatomy of an IT Strategic Plan in the Era of Digital Disruption How CDOs Promote the Digital Transformation of their Companies Digital Mismatch
8 Nov 1
Nov 10
Green/CSR and Surveillance; Revision with Past Exam Questions Seminar 8 Tom Worthington's "Green Technology Strategies" Leading a Sustainable Enterprise Harnessing Green IT: Principles & Practices Aluminium: Light Metal but Heavy Impact  HK EcoPark eWaste Reduction in HK Recycling in HK How to Protect Yourself Dataveillance & Big Data What is Big Data? The Snowden Archive Nationality in the Cloud: Can Microsoft Protect Its Overseas Data?  Snowden Archive Tempora XKeyscore Dataveillance ResourcesFacebook is a Surveillance CompanySocial Credit in China Facebook and the Privacy Debate  The Pegasus Project
  Nov 15 Exam 1900-2100    
  Nov 20 Coursework Due    

Last updated October 25th, 2021