22nd ITS Biennial Conference, Seoul 2018

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22nd ITS Biennial Conference, Seoul 2018
Seoul, Korea, 24th - 27th June 2018

“Beyond the boundaries: Challenges for business, policy and society”

Information and communication technologies are radically transforming products, industries, and ultimately, the lives of people. Mechanical devices that were once confined to their physical entities have now become “smart, connected products” where each product is interconnected to a complex network of hardware, software, cloud storage, and microprocessors. The proliferation of such products is made possible through the development of ubiquitous connectivity, compact mobile devices, and creative application contents.The development of smart, connected products creates a new paradigm where traditional businesses are redefined, new industries are created, and means of creating value are modified. In order to satisfy the fragmented needs of media consumers, boundaries among industries are blurred and the clear distinction between online and offline services has faded away. For instance, mobile instant messaging service providers are extending their business models to deliver end-to-end services on the mobile platform.Persistent efforts in developing the Internet of Things (IoT) also contribute to this radical shift in the ICT environment. With numerous sensors connected to autonomous products, IoT is capable of collecting big data and creating new opportunities for a smart society and smart life.As much as new innovations provide creative opportunities, it also accompanies risks and challenges. For example, transparency issues on user’s personal data need to be addressed and solved. Firms are also challenged to survive in the competitive market through various methods such as global expansion or strategic alliances with firms in inter-or intra-industries. Government regulations are thus critical in creating a healthy ICT environment. As smart connected products continuously emerge and influence the ICT environment, policies that are appropriate to the ICT industry will need to be created and enforced. Through effective carrot-and-stick strategies, it is hoped that the ICT industry will increase its sustainability, while contributing to the local and global societies.The development of smart connected products blurs traditional boundaries and creates a new ICT environment of risks and opportunities. The 2018 ITS Biennial Conference seeks to understand how business firms, governments, and societies can respond and contribute to the healthy development of the ICT ecosystem. We therefore propose six plenary and parallel session tracks as follows.

Collection's Items (Sorted by Title in Descending order): 1 to 20 of 95
Year of PublicationTitleAuthor(s)
2018 An Effect of Internet Penetration on Income Inequality in Southeast Asian CountriesNingsih, Caria; Choi, Yong-Jae
2018 How does the competitive intensity affect the firm's product strategies?Lee, Kyungyul; Kwon, Youngsun
2018 A Research on the effect of ICT Capability on the Society's Welfare: Multidimensional Deprivation Analysis including Technology as AttributesLee, Sangman
2018 Financing eHealth: Tsuji – Akematsu model revisitedAbu Taher, Sheikh; Uddin, Md. Kamal; Tsuji, Masatsugu
2018 Mobile Usage baskets to measure ICT Sector PerformanceEsselaar, Stephen; Stork, Christoph
2018 A Review of Massive Open Online Courses: MOOC's Approach to Bridge the Digital DivideLee, Jisoo; Hong, Ahreum; Hwang, Junseok
2018 Platform Thinking is the Future of Aftersales Business in the Automotive IndustryMabuma, Joffrey
2018 Bibliometric analysis on the evolution of knowledge structure of consumer behavior analysis in Telecommunications PolicyOh, Jeesun; Kim, Jeeeun
2018 Antecedents and consequences of individuals' trust formation in artificial intelligence in KoreaKim, Moon-Koo; Park, Jong-Hyun; Lee, Duk Hee
2018 Critical Assessment of Institutional and Regulatory Frameworks for Personal Data Protection in Digital Platform ecosystem: a study of NigeriaOnyeajuwa, Martha Kanene
2018 An empirical study on the economic effect of the Internet freedomLee, Junwon; Jeon, Chang-Young; Ji, Sung Wook
2018 The Chinese model of universal service policy: A two-decade retrospect based on an integrated frameworkXia, Jun
2018 What is the role of social media? Self-Mediation, Banksy and the resistanceNien, Wei Ling
2018 Network Neutrality Regulation in Brazil: An Economic Sociology Approach and the Challenges After the FCC's DecisionSchmidt Iaskio, Emerson Leonardo; Falch, Morten; Shima, Walter Tadahiro
2018 Access and Cooperative Investment under Asymmetric Infrastructure CompetitionBourreau, Marc; Lestagey, Romain
2018 Context-Specific Affective and Cognitive Responses to Humanoid RobotsJung, Yoonhyuk; Cho, Eunae
2018 IoT Ecosystem of Chinese Telecom Operators Based on Osterwalder Business ModelYang, Yu; Lv, Tingjie; Chen, Xia
2018 Use of big data in financial sector of Bangladesh – A reviewAbu Taher, Sheikh; Uddin, Md. Kama
2018 The anti-competition measures and policy remedies in the data economyChou, Yuntsai
2018 Where do you sell your products online? A seller perspective on online shopping platformsLee, Saerom; Ryu, Min Ho; Lee, Sang Yup; Kwak, Dong-Heon
Collection's Items (Sorted by Title in Descending order): 1 to 20 of 95
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