IS6600 - Global IS and KM Applications in Organisations (2016-2017)

Prof. Robert Davison, Dept of Information Systems, Email:

Tel: 3442-7534 Office: AC3-6247 Home page.

Classes are on Wednesday evenings (1900-2150) in AC2-4208



PPT Slides (Sessions)

Activities/Case Materials/Readings: Syllabus Coursework Past Exam Questions

1: Jan 11


Seminar 1

Should Your Next Job be CIO? IBM's CIO Leadership Exchange The Dark Side: Facial & Emotional Recognition App Inflation Engineering

2: Jan 18

Global E-Commerce & Digital Enablement

Seminar 2

BuyYoYo; B2C in Ethiopia; SoleRebels; Advanced Book Exchange Jeff Bezos Owns the Web... Amazon: Love & Hate Wanda+Baidu+Tencent How YouTube Videos Go Viral Virtual Shopping Future: Kinect The Internet of Things Liquid Computing China E-Commerce Policy 40%+ Fake Challenges for E-Commerce in Sub-Saharan Africa An Incumbent’s Guide to Digital Disruption E-Sim for Consumers

3: Jan 25

Social Media In and Around the Enterprise

Seminar 3

Social Networking @ Work News Story Infomous Connected but Alone Shadow IT in the Workplace Business & Web 2.0 Interactive eBay+Skype = Divorce Alibaba Buys US Companies Era of Ubiquitous Computing is Here WeChat’s World

4: Feb 8

Knowledge Management

Seminar 4

Bob's Story 15 Knowledge Tips Discovery & Capture of Knowledge MindTree Cognitive Edge Establishing a Culture for Knowledge Sharing

5: Feb 15

Strategic Knowledge Mapping

Seminar 5

Strategic Knowledge Mapping at Boeing Business Technology Value Scorecard

6: Feb 22

Global ERP Cases: Integration and Planning for the Extended Enterprise

Seminar 6

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

7: Mar 1

Global IT & BP Outsourcing & Offshoring

Seminar 7

VedicSoft Case IT Outsourcing: What Can Safely Go Offshore? IBM Seals $1.25B outsourcing deal with Lufthansa Outsourcing for Small Businesses Software Outsourcing Trends in 2015

8: Mar 8

Global Information Systems for Work: Designing Systems

Seminar 8

Blank Worksheet CAIS 12, 23, 366-395 3 more diagrams

9: Mar 15

The CIO / CKO and Strategic Planning

Seminar 9

BSC Template BSC - DSS Article The Velocity of Change at Pfizer The Power of Information Business Intelligence & Analytics: Magic Quadrant Shadow IT in the Workplace Security Essentials for CIOs 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

10: Mar 22

Green IT & CSR

Seminar 10

Tom Worthington's "Green Technology Strategies" Leading a Sustainable Enterprise Harnessing Green IT: Principles & Practices Climate Change Contributions

11: Mar 29

Big Data, Intelligence & Surveillance

Seminar 11

How to Protect Yourself Dataveillance & Big Data What is Big Data? The Snowden Archive Nationality in the Cloud: Can Microsoft Protect Its Overseas Data? [1], [2] Tempora XKeyscore

12: Apr 5

Coursework Presentations

13: Apr 12


Exam Date May 4th 1830-2030 AC2-4400