2012 ISECON Proceedings
New Orleans LA

Paper Titles | Authors | Tracks | Best Papers | Abstracts ! Panels | Teaching Cases | Workshops
Conference Highlights/Program

Presentations by Track

Capstone Experience

A Collaborative Capstone to Develop a Mobile Hospital Clinic Application Through a Student Team Competition, (1972)
Developing Enterprise Information Systems: Experiences of a Graduate Class Using Teams , (1965)
Implementing an Integrated Curriculum with an Iterative Process to Support a Capstone Course in Information Systems, (1924)
Lessons Learned From A Decade Of Using Community-Based Non-Profit Organizations In Information Systems Capstone Projects, (1968)

Cloud Computing

Academic Integrity Policies and Practices: Can Cloud’s Centralization Become an Enabler?, (2082)
Cloud Computing in Support of Applied Learning: A Baseline Study of Infrastructure Design at Southern Polytechnic State University , (1911)
CloudBees: A Resource Guide for Teaching Clouding Computing on a Java Platform, (1956)
Prepping for Cloud - A New Look at an Old Alliance, (1959)

Distance Education Challenges

An Analysis of the Holistic Model for Blended Learning versus Face-to-Face Instructions used to teach At-Risk students in an Alternative School , (1954)
Antecedents of Adopting e-Learning: Toward a Model of Academic e-Learning Acceptance Culture, (1907)
Collaborative learning in online courses: Exploring students' perceptions, (1964)
Influence of Students’ Characteristics on E-textbook Experiences: The Moderating Effects of Technology Savvy and Gender, (1920)
Introductory Programming - Blended vs Traditional Modality, (2091)
Strategic Plan for Enhancing Online Learning, (1916)

Enrollment Trends

Active Learning Modules to Improve Retention in Introductory Computing Courses, (1935)
Reassessing the Skills Required of Graduates of an Information Systems Program: An Updated Analysis , (1933)
Student Graduation Paths: A Preliminary Data Warehouse Analysis, (1973)
Why IT Education Matters: A Preliminary Study of the Value of an Information Systems Education, (2089)

Ethics Education

A Comprehensive Survey on Cyberbullying Perceptions at a Major Metropolitan University – Faculty Perspectives, (1918)
Cyberbullying Presence, Extent, and Forms in a Midwestern Post-secondary Institution , (1945)
Deception, Ethics, and Information Technology: Policy Implications, (1986)
Ethics Among Scholars in Academic Publishing, (1948)
Reflecting on Religious Principles for Teaching Ethical Values in an E-Business Course, (2086)

Integration w/other Disciplines

An Interdisciplinary Learning Experience: The Creation of a Robot Dance, (1919)
Computer Information Systems: A Research Plan to Identify Origins and Destination, (1947)
Engaging Community Service Students through Digital Portfolios, (1905)

IS Classroom Cases

A Case for Calculating Innovation Score: Comparison between Apple, Inc. and Microsoft, Corp. , (2128)
A Python Pattern Matcher Project for an Introduc-tion to Artificial Intelligence Course, (2136)
Enhancing IT Infrastructure at Saint Philip’s Hospital: Point-Of-Care Solutions, (2132)
Improving healthcare administration: Real time locations systems or outsourcing? , (2133)
IT System Integration -- Global Medical Acquisition of Health Tech Case Study, (2130)
LINUX, Virtualization, and the Cloud: a hands-on student introductory lab, (2134)
Privacy and ethics in the age of the smartphone, (2131)

IS Research toward Educators

Developing Concepts and Practices of Research in Computing, (1963)
Exploring Integration Issues in A Blended Mobile Learning Model context oriented applied to a Requirement Engineering course – Mobility, Context And Cloud , (2088)
Hands-on Experience: What Are We Doing to Improve Student Learning in Computer Networking and Data Communications Courses, (2098)
Using Mobile Apps to Entice General Education Students into Technology Fields, (1915)
Virtual Teams and Synchronous Presentations: An Online Class Experience , (1952)

Masters Student/Faculty Papers

A Measurement Framework to assess SME Performance, (1982)
Requisition of Competition: Spurring Wireless Telecommunications in the U.S., (1971)

Other Topics

“Do not use Comic Sans unless you are eight years old and writing about unicorns.”, (2095)
Improving the Internship and Career Search Process for IS, CS, and IT Students, (1949)
Lessons Learned: The Evolution of an Undergraduate Research Program , (1962)
Managing a Project Using An Agile Approach and the PMBOK® Guide, (1985)
Mobile technologies, social media, and crowdsourcing: how students get their local news, (2083)
Raising Awareness: Education is the Key to Understanding Cyberbullying, (1976)

Outcomes Assessment

A Database Management Assessment Instrument, (1913)
Assessing the Microsoft Office Skills Course: Computer-Mediated Delivery and Pre-and Post-Surveys, (1943)
Ten Year Assessment of Learning Outcomes of a Computer Information Systems (CIS) Program, (1946)

Panels - ISECON

A debate in stereo on the differences between academia and industry, (2028)
Closing the Gap: Making Decisions based on data from the ISA Exam, (2032)
EDSIG-Fellows Meeting, (2038)
Facing the Future in Technology: The Three Most Important Things To Prepare Students for Success , (2033)
First Time Attendee Welcoming Session, (2037)
Going Digital: Lessons from Three Years of e-Textbook Use, (2065)
Journal of Information Systems Education (JISE) Insight and Advice on Publishing Your Research, (2030)
The Effects of Contemporary Technologies on Medical Education, Practice, and Management, (2036)
The online transition: Best practices in redesigning courses for fully online and hybrid format., (2031)
Virtualization and Cloud Computing in the IS/IT/CS Curriculum, (2035)
Volunteering for EDSIG Conferences and Journals, (2034)
Who, What, Where ? In Search of the Home for IS, (2029)


“Hello, IT – Have you Tried Turning it off and on Again?” – Using Help Desk Software to Teach Enterprise Networking to Undergraduate Students, (2096)
An Exploratory Study of the use of Video as an Instructional Tool in an Introductory C# Programming Course, (1974)
Comparing Top-down with Bottom-up Approaches: Teaching Data Modeling, (1910)
Designing a Performance Management System to Make a Difference - A Teaching Case , (2094)
Developing 21st Century Communicators, (1950)
Effects of Social Networking on Adolescent Education, (1927)
Enhancing Student Internships by Incorporating Ideas from an Industry Advisory Board, (2099)
Flipping Excel, (1914)
Fostering Entrepreneurship in the CIS Sandbox, (1926)
Reflections on Service Learning Projects in an Information Systems Project Management and Implementation Course , (1990)
Relational Algebra and SQL: Better Together, (1906)
Relational Divide, (2093)
Software Engineering Frameworks: Life Cycle Changes , (1936)
Teaching Introductory Visual Basic Using Microsoft's Team Foundation Server, (1988)
Wiki Mass Authoring for Experiential Learning: A Case Study, (1938)


"Consumerization of IT" - Challenges for IS Education, (1928)
A Design Quality Learning Unit in Relational Data Modeling Based on Thriving Systems Properties , (1908)
A Pedagogical Approach Toward Teaching An Information Systems Student How To Conduct A Web Usability Study For An Honors Project: A Case Study., (1953)
A Survey of ABET Accredited Information Systems Undergraduate Programs in the USA, (1961)
Bridging Game-Programming into the K-12 Curriculum, (1937)
Building an Effective Interdisciplinary Professional Master’s Degree , (1975)
Contemporary competencies of Information Systems alumni , (1955)
Costs and Benefits of Vendor Sponsored Learning Materials in Information Technology Education, (1966)
Developing a Bachelor’s Program in Health Information Technology , (1923)
Developing an Undergraduate Degree Program in Cyber Forensics and Information Security, (1957)
Developing an Undergraduate Information Systems Security Track, (1960)
Financial Innovation in High-Frequency Trading (H-FT) as a Discipline in a Technology Entrepreneurship Program,, (2080)
GIS in Business School Curricula: Trends and a Case Study, (1969)
Information Systems Curricula: A Fifty Year Journey , (1967)
Information Technology for Good (IT4G): Merging Information Technology with Social Responsibility , (1917)
Information Technology Management: Course Re-design Using an Assessment Driven Approach , (1922)

PhD Papers / WIP

A Systematic Approach to Faculty Development Towards Improved Capability in Tertiary Teaching in a Blended Learning Environment, (1932)
An Alternative Approach to Computer Literacy - A Work in Process, (2092)
Improving E-learning Practice Using Living Theory Methodology, (1939)

Security and Assurance Education

Building a Cybersecurity Workforce with Remote Labs, (1921)
Common Access Control Terminology Used in Multilevel Security Systems , (1931)
Information Security Education Relationships on Incidents and Preventions: Cyber Assurance Literacy Needs , (1904)
Security Engineering Lessons Learned for Migrating Independent LANs to an Enterprise Environment, (1970)

Workshops - ISE

A Strategic Course Redesign to Hybrid Format Using Online Technologies, (2059)
Becoming "AGILE" with teaching Systems Analysis and Design, (2058)
Computer Literacy Assessment for Student Placement & Course Development, (2068)
Data Mining Methods Workshop Using R, (2062)
Developing Problem Solving Skills and Critical Thinking – with a focus on Case Studies, (2060)
EMC Academic Alliance – Educating Future IT Professionals, (2066)
Exposing Students to Big Data: Hands-on Market Basket Analysis with Access, (2061)
Geographic Information Systems: A Hands on Introduction , (2055)
HTML 5: An Overview and Demonstration of the Latest in Web Technology. , (2063)
NetApp: IT Trends and the Implications for Information Systems Education, (2064)
SimNet/SimGrader Microsoft Office, (2069)
Teaching Methods for Some Very Complex Excel Functions, (2056)