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Armin Stein

ERCIS Team wins Best Paper Award at HICSS 51

Best Paper Award at the 51st HICSS

A team of researchers from the University of Duisburg-Essen and the University of Agder won the Best Paper Award of the 51st Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences (HICSS). In their article, the authors address the problem of deciding how
crisis-related information should be published on Facebook to reach as many people as possible. For this, they examine three recent terrorist attacks in Berlin, London and Stockholm. Congratulations!

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Armin Stein

Digital Ideas and Startup Competition: 10th ERCIS Launch Pad 2017

Launch Pad Participants and Jury

The 10th edition of the ERCIS Launch Pad took place on December 6, 2017. The finale of this digital ideas competition with seven participating startups and startup intentions lured more than 150 people to the auditorium at the Leonardo Campus of the University of Münster, among them many businessman, entrepreneurs, investors, scientists, and students. The seven pitches in front of audience and expert jury were the focal point of the event.

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Katrin Bergener

Start of the PIONEER Master's Programme in Leuven!

New Master’s Programme Public Secor Innovation and E-Governance

With the beginning of the academic year 2017/18 our brand new Master’s Programme Public Secor Innovation and E-Governance (PIONEER) gets started. 16 students from 14 nations start studying on E-Government and E-Governance aspects. Doing the first semester in Leuven, the students will come to Muenster in Spring 2018 and continue their studies in Tallinn from late summer 2018 on!


ABOUT PIONEER


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Miriam Epke

Professor Heike Trautmann is visiting professor at LIACS in Leiden

Congratulations to professor Heike Trautmann who received the Pascal chair at the Leiden Institute of Advanced Computer Science (LIACS) of the University of Leiden!

LIACS joined the European Research Center for Information Systems last year. We are looking forward to strengthen the ties to our new partner through this great cooperation.

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Katrin Bergener

CeBIT-Tickets for free

This year’s CeBIT – the world‘s leading fair for information technology – takes place from March 20th to 24th 2017 in Hanover, Germany. As co-exhibitor at the NRW joint stand (hall 6, stand E29/C30), the European Research Center for Information Systems (ERCIS) owns a limited amount of free tickets (e-tickets). If you are interested in a ticket, please send an e-mail to hoehenberger[at]ercis.de. We will send you an activation code.

The ERCIS team

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Katrin Bergener

IT Business Idea Competition ERCIS Launch Pad 2016

Münster as center for Startups

On 7th December 2016, the 9th ERCIS Launch Pad, the annual IT business ideas competition of the European Research Center for Information Systems, concluded with its finale. Continuing the line of last year’s record-breaking number of submissions, the finale filled the halls of Leo 18 with founders and audience beyond its capacities.

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