Impact of COVID-19 Pandemic on Information Management Research and Practice:Transforming Education, Work and Life


The COVID-19 pandemic has forced many organisations to undergo significant transformation, rethinking key elements of their business processes and use of technology to maintain operations whilst adhering to a changing landscape of guidelines and new procedures. This study offers a collective insight to many of the key issues and underlying complexities affecting organisations and society from COVID-19, through an information systems and technological perspective. The views of 12 invited subject experts are collated and analysed where each articulate their individual perspectives relating to: online learning, digital strategy, artificial intelligence, information management, social interaction, cyber security, big data, blockchain, privacy, mobile technology and strategy through the lens of the current crisis and impact on these specific areas. The expert perspectives offer timely insight to the range of topics, identifying key issues and recommendations for theory and practice.

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Divisions: College of Business and Social Sciences > Aston Business School > Operations & Information Management
Additional Information: © 2020, Elsevier. Licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 International
Uncontrolled Keywords: COVID-19,Digital life,Digital transformation,Digital world,Information management,Information systems,Information technology,Information Systems,Computer Networks and Communications,Library and Information Sciences
Publication ISSN: 1873-4707
Last Modified: 09 Jul 2024 07:09
Date Deposited: 10 Aug 2020 10:24
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PURE Output Type: Letter
Published Date: 2020-12-01
Published Online Date: 2020-07-31
Accepted Date: 2020-07-27
Authors: Dwivedi, Yogesh Kumar
Hughes, Laurie
Coombs, Crispin
Constantiou, Ioanna
Duan, Yanqing
Edwards, John (ORCID Profile 0000-0003-3979-017X)
Gupta, Babita
Lal, Banita
Misra, Santosh
Prashant, Prakhar
Raman, Ramakrishnan
Rana, Nripendra P.
Sharma, Sujeet Kumar
Upadhyay, Nitin

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