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Researcher: Keen, CD (Professor Chris Keen)

Fields of Research

Information Systems
Software Engineering
Information Systems Management
Information and Computing Sciences
Innovation and Technology Management
Business and Management
Educational Technology and Computing
Database Management
Computer Software
Tourism Management
Adaptive Agents and Intelligent Robotics
Computer-Human Interaction
Information Retrieval and Web Search
Organisational Planning and Management
Decision Support and Group Support Systems
Financial Accounting
Law and Legal Studies
Conceptual Modelling
Information Systems Organisation

Research Objectives

Information and Communication Services
Education and Training Systems
Technological and Organisational Innovation
Information Processing Services (incl. Data Entry and Capture)
Mobile Data Networks and Services
Expanding Knowledge through Studies of Human Society
Industry Policy
Unprocessed or Minimally Processed Fish
Tourism Infrastructure Development
Measurement Standards and Calibration Services
Integrated Circuits and Devices
Education and Training
Management
Expanding Knowledge in Psychology and Cognitive Sciences
Management and Productivity
Leather Products, Fibre Processing and Textiles

Career Best Publications

An Analysis of the Design Constructs Required in Process Modelling; 1996 International Conference on Software Egnineering: Education & Practice
An Assessment of A Centralised IT Policy Making Body Based on Forward and Backward Mapping; Pan-Pacific Conference on Information Systems
Diversity of the cultural influence of electronic communication amongst youth in regional Australia; 4th International Conference on Cultural Attitudes towards technology and communication 2004
On the Study of Data Modelling Languages using Chisholm's Ontology; Information Modelling and Knowledge Bases XIII
Treatment of Metaphors in Software Engineering; 1996 International Conference on Software Engineering: Education & Practice

Research Publications

1996 Australasian Information Systems Survey
1998 Australasian Information Systems Survey
A Case Study of Quality Assurance in Cold Chain Management; 6th International Business Information Management Association Conference
A Client-focussed, Team-of-Teams Approach to Software Development Projects; SE:E&P'98
A Functional Scheme for the Formal Specification of Information Systems; Australian Conference on Information Systems
A Survey of Course Work Masters in Information Systems in Australia; Australian Information Systems Curriculum Working Conferency
A Survey of Factors Inhibiting the Adoption of Electronic Commerce by Small and Medium Enterprises in Tasmania
An Analysis of the Design Constructs Required in Process Modelling; 1996 International Conference on Software Egnineering: Education & Practice
An Assessment of A Centralised IT Policy Making Body Based on Forward and Backward Mapping; Pan-Pacific Conference on Information Systems
An Experiential Tourism Recommender System: a case study of innovative product development; Australian Regional Tourism Convention
An Open Software Engineering Environment Based on Object Petri Nets
Appropriate Policy Enforcement through the use of Network Information Brokers; PACIS'97
Australasian Information Systems Survey, 1995
Diversity of the cultural influence of electronic communication amongst youth in regional Australia; 4th International Conference on Cultural Attitudes towards technology and communication 2004
Epistemologies in Use in Information Systems Research: Divergence or Change?; Association for Information Systems Americal Conference on Information Systems
Epstemologies for Information Systems Research: A Study of Change; Proceedings of Ninth Australasian Conference on Information Systems
Holistic Evaluation of the Role of ICT's in Regional Development; Information and Communication Technology for Economic and Regional Developments
Integrating Professional Skills into the Curriculum; First Australian Conference on Computer Science Education
Legislation Systems Project: a leading edge solution to a practical problem in document management; Australian Document Computing Symposium
Linguistic-based Information Systems Modelling; Australasian Conference of Information Systems
Modelling Network Protocols with Object Petri Nets; Workshop on Petri Nets Applied to Protocols
On the Study of Data Modelling Languages using Chisholm's Ontology; Information Modelling and Knowledge Bases XIII
Potential Information System Professionals: Initial Post Graduation Appointment Experiences; Proceedings of Ninth Australasian Conference on Information Systems
Proceedings of the Seventh Australian Conference on Information Systems; Australasian Conference of Information Systems
Reflections on the Cross -cultural Delivery of an Information Systems Degree in China; ACIS
Tasmanian Legislation Systems Project; Beyond CALS: CALS Australia '96
The Emerging Importance of Boader Skills and Personal Attributes in the Recruitment of Australian IS Profesionals; ACIS'97
The New Directions Statement and the Tasmanian Electronic Commerce Centre; CollECTeR'97
The Orgnisational Environment of Australian Information Systems Education; Australian Information Systems Curriculum Working Conference
Treatment of Metaphors in Software Engineering; 1996 International Conference on Software Engineering: Education & Practice

Research Projects

Application of object petri nets; University of Tasmania (UTAS)
Demonstrating the Potential of travel Recommender Systems; CRC for Sustainable Tourism Pty Ltd (CRCT)
Electronic Commerce Support for Cross-Industry Supply Logistics in the Launceston Region; Telstra Research Laboratories (TELSTRA R LABS)
Electronic Research Database Collection; University of Tasmania (UTAS)
Funds to employ a Senior Research Fellow in the area of Electronic Commerce; Tasmanian Electronic Commerce Centre (TECC)
Identification and Analysis of Factors in the Development and Maintenance of an Information Precinct in Regional Australia; Australian Research Council (ARC)
Information resource management policy development and evaluation; Australian Research Council (ARC)
Smart Internet CRC - Establishing a Culture of User Centred Design in the SITCRC - UE-05; Smart Internet Technology CRC (SITCRC)
Smart Internet User Needs; Smart Internet Technology CRC (SITCRC)
The incremental verification of Internet protocols; Australian Research Council (ARC)

Research Candidate Supervision

"Forensic Computing; Exploring Paradoxes" An Investigation into Challenges of Digital Evidence and Implications for Emerging Responses to Criminal, Illegal and Inappropriate On-Line Behaviours
"Toward a philosophy of human behaviour representation in stimulation design"- Considerations for real, assumed and artificial intelligence
A New Accounting Data Model
A Topological Spatial Model For A 3-Dimensional spatial Information System
An emergent, multi-level model of the systems development process
An Exploration of Shift-to-shift Clinical Handover and Clinical Handover Improvement Using a User-centred Approach at the Royal Hobart Hospital, Tasmania, Australia
An Investigation into the Nationally Funded ICT-related Initiatives in Tasmania- 1996 to 2005
Appropriate networking to support educational system in secondary schools in remote rural areas of South Africa
Changing process of software development- Accuracy in determination of user needs and the process behind it.
Conceptualisation & delivery of electronic services
Data, information and knowledge management in a scientific research environment
Developing a four phase model- Thirty-four case studies exploring the utilisation of electronic commerce in Australian small and medium sized enterprises
Distributed Query optimization using two-stage simulated annealing
Electronic Commerce and Primary Industry in Tasmania
Electronic Commerce Support for Cross-Industry Supply Logistics in the Launceston Region
Factors inhibiting the collaborative adoption of electronic commerce technologies in a Tasmanian industry sector
Governments online- the diffusion of ideas which develop national policy
Hidden in Plain Sight- Personal Health Records and the Invisibility Cloak of Disadvantage
Implementing Technology and Organisational Based Change at Tasmania Police - A Case Study
Information Resource Management Policy Development and Evaluation
Information Resource Training in the Tasmanian State Sector
Information systems research in Australia, 1980-1996
Information Systems Strategy and Knowledge-Based Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises- An Investigation within the Australian Biotechnology Industry
Investigating the Human/Social Aspects of Information Security in Industry
Methodologies for the Implementation of Micro Mobile Information Systems in the Cold Chain and the REsulting Implications of Time Temperature Logging for Models of Microbial Growth
Ontological studies of data modelling frameworks
Ontology Management and Selection in Re-Use Scenarios
Organisational transformation through the introduction of electronic commerce
Outsourcing of E-security for SMEs
Policies on electronic dissemination of information
RFID in Perishable Foods Transportation- An Analysis of the Adoption of Time-Temperature Monitoring Technology for the Transport of Perishable Foods
Smart internet user needs - social navigation and affective interaction in mediated communications
Some Fundamentals of Meta-Modelling with Application to Measurement of Software Artefact Reuse
Tasmanian local government & on-line services-developments in local government entry points
The Career Paths of Computer Science and Information Systems Major Graduates
The Impact of Culture on ERP Implementation- SAP in China
Title- A Methodology for the Design and Implementation of a Functional Object Database using Haskell
To develop a pattern language for the successful introduction of information systems into organisations
To investigate the provision of networked information services which will support the stategic dissemination of information within the public sector
Towards the development of a proactive approach to forensic computing
User Centred Design and Aged Care- A Case Study Investigation Into Aged Care Nurses' Information Systems User Needs Within Five Tasmanian Aged Care Facilities