Walter Frei resigned the 19th of November 2013 as a member of the iimt Advisory Board. Walter Frei supported the iimt actively during the last 20 years in different functions, amongst others as president of the Institute, and would like to hand over his post.
During the meeting of the Institute Council the 13th of November 2013, Walter Steinlin and Dr. Bernhard Kessler were elected.
Two scientific papers of the Chair of Management in ICT were accepted in a double blind peer review process for the following conferences: 7th International Conference on Software, Knowledge, Information Management and Applications (SKIMA 2013), and 3rd International Conference on Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences (EECS2013). The contributions are: “A dynamic management tool for the analysis of the social media security culture in organizations” by S. Teufel and J. Dicken; and “Independent Mobile Payment System” by C. Kaiser and S. Teufel. Both papers are accepted for oral presentation and will be published in the corresponding conference proceedings.
The local Research Committee of the SNSF has approved the promotion of the IRiSS and SAIL projects through the research pool of the University of Fribourg.
Both projects will be developed at the Chair of Management in Information and Communication Technology, under the direction of Prof. Dr. S. Teufel.
Prof. Dr. Stephanie Teufel is invited to hold one of both Keynote Speeches at the 6th International Conference on Computer and Electrical Engineering (ICCEE 2013) and the 3rd International Conference on Communication and Management (ICICM 2013).
She will take over the sectors about security culture and Social Media. The conferences are taking place the 12th and 13th October 2013 in Paris.