Research Areas and Publications
The research group is investigating information systems and its impact on work, private life, and society. We focus on concepts and technologies in the area of communication and collaboration.
- Digital Enterprise / Digital Innovation: New communication technologies are reinforced utilised within and between organizations. Our research is focussed on the questions of innovation management, technology acceptance, information and data exchange, communication managment and virtual teamwork.
- Digital Society: Social Media and mobile services changed public communcation strongly and introduced new questions. The working group is focussing here on questions of the stakeholder dialogue, the communication in crisis situations and social communication.
The methods we use are apart from surveys and interviews especially methods of Social Media Analytics: Social network analysis, sentiment detection, and (other) textanalytical procedures.