[Air-L] CFP: PACIS 2013 IS Education and Learning Track

Honglei Li violahl at gmail.com
Fri Jan 25 07:50:41 PST 2013

Deadline Extended to 16th Feb of PACIS

***** Apologies for cross-postings ******

 *PACIS 2013 Track 17. **IS Education and Learning*

The Pacific Asia Conference on Information Systems (PACIS) 2013, Jeju
Island, Korea, June 18-22 2013, www.pacis2013.org

*Track Co-Chairs:
*Honglei Li, University of Northumbria, honglei.li at northumbria.ac.uk

Don Sheridan, University of Auckland Business School –
d.sheridan at auckland.ac.nz

*Description *

*“Education is not preparation for life; education is life itself.” -John

*IS education and learning are of central importance to the overall
development of IS as a field.  As a young field, IS education and learning
method has been growing with technologies. Various education and learning
methods have been evolved since as early as 1970’s. Recently, the rapid
evolution of information technologies including social networking, cloud
computing, outsourcing, crowd sourcing and others, innovative teaching and
learning strategies are being designed and implemented by universities in
Asia and Asia pacific region.  These new technologies will bring new
teaching methods to IS field and provide new learning experience for IS

The track in IS education and learning will discuss and explore various IS
education and learning methods to enhance students’ learning experience.
The focus of this track is on new and innovative approaches to curriculum,
course design, pedagogy, practice, and student learning experiences.

We welcome high quality papers on the topics of, but not limited to, the
following areas:

·         Curriculum innovations, design and model curricula

o   Active learning classrooms

o   Curriculum models and industry requirements

·         Enhancing students’ learning experiences through new technologies

o   Experience-oriented teaching

o   Technology enhanced learning experience

·         Pedagogical approaches and evaluation

o   flipped classrooms

o   rubric marking

o   team based learning

o   team assessment methodologies

o   student-peer reviews

o   learning analytics

o   formative assessment & feedback

o   recommender systems

o   tablet technologies for teaching and learning

·         Program assessment and accreditation issues

o   Evaluations of commercial and institutional applications

o   Assurance of learning

·         Work integrated learning

o   Cooperative work terms

·         Educational technologies and Web 2.0 in IS education

o   Social networking

o   virtual communities

o   Performance change due to new teaching technologies

·         Online game / simulation-based learning (G/SL)

o   Assessment & evaluation of G/SL

·         Mobile apps-based learning

o   Learning objects

o   Interactive pod/web casts

o   Smart phones as classroom response systems

·         Ethical and social issues

o   Privacy, security and accountability

o   Plagiarism

·         Distance education

o   Models for life-long learning

·         E-Learning and asynchronous media

o   Taxonomies of discourse and assessment

·         Blended-learning and case-based teaching

·         Return on Investment (ROI) for innovations in Teaching & Learning

We have received many requests to extend the submission deadline for papers
for PACIS 2013. We therefore decide to extend the deadline to submit papers
by two weeks. We look forward to receive your paper by no later than *February
16, 2013*. Please make sure that you submit your paper(s) by this new

The PACIS 2013 Organizing Committee cordially invites paper submission. The
PACIS 2013 will be held on 18-22 June 2013 in Jeju Island, Korea (
www.pacis2013.org). The conference location, Jeju Island, known as the
"Island of the Gods," is selected as one of “New 7 Wonders of Nature (
http://www.new7wonders.com/).” PACIS 2013 participants will have the
opportunity not only to build and maintain connections with IS scholars in
Asian region, but also to experience the excellent natural beauty of Jeju

All submissions will be in English and will be double blind reviewed. The
conference accepts completed research papers or research-in-progress
papers. All submissions should be submitted through EasyChair system (

High quality and relevant papers from PACIS 2013 will be fast-tracked to
the Special Issue of several journals, including *Information and
Management, Journal of Global Information Management, Electronic Commerce
Research and Applications, Information Systems Frontiers*, and *Asia
Pacific Journal of Information Systems*.

Important Dates

Paper Submission Deadline: February 1, 2013; *February 16, 2013*

DC Nomination Deadline: March 15, 2013;

Paper Decision: April 1, 2013;

DC Decision: April 15, 2013;

Submission Deadline of Accepted Papers: May 1, 2013

The conference is supported by the Association for Information Systems and
hosted by the Korea Society of Management Information Systems (KMIS), which
is the largest IS professional institute in Korea.

For more information, please visit the conference website (www.pacis2013.org)
or contact program chairs:

Prof. Jae-Nam Lee, Korea University Business School, isjnlee at korea.ac.kr

Prof. Ji-Ye Mao, Renmin University of China, jiyemao at yahoo.com

Prof. James Thong, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology,
jthong at ust.hk

We look forward to seeing you in Jeju Island in Korea in June 2013!


Dr. Honglei Li
Senior Lecturer in Enterprise Information Systems
School of Computing, Engineering, and Information Sciences
Northumbria University
Newcastle Upon Tyne
Phone: +44 091 243 7830 (O) +44 0787 2653330 (M)
E-mail:HongleiLi at gmail.com; Honglei.Li at northumbria.ac.uk

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