The Lebanese  Association for Information Systems

 

 

Our mission

 

LAIS is the premier academic association for individuals and organizations who lead the research, teaching, practice, and study of information systems, e-business, e-commerce, and e-Marketing  in Lebanon.

 
 
 

Conferences

Research

Awards

 
 
 

Future Events

 
The Lebanese chapter of the AIS is organising its second Conference on Information Systems:
April 27, 28, and 29, 2017

ICT for a smarter organization, smarter city, and smarter country

LCIS 2017 is the second version of the Lebanese Conference on Information Systems that attracts multidisciplinary contributions on information systems from the areas of Business, computer science, management, marketing, human resources, accounting, and supply chain mainly submitted by lebanese and international scholars.
    LCIS2017 conference will be organized at the LAU
 
 
 

ICT for a better life and a better world

Paris March 16 and 17, 2017

ICTO 2017 is the third version of ICTO international conference organized at Paris. ICTO2017 attracts multidisciplinary contributions on information systems from the areas of organization, management, marketing, human resources, accounting, and supply chain mainly submitted by international scholars.
 
There are several ways to participate at ICTO2017. 

- Organise a Track

- Organise a Workshop/Pre-Conference

- Submit a Paper: We heartily invite Lebanese researchers to hand in their work to ICTO2017

- Participate at the Doctoral Symposium: Doctoral Students will have the opportunity to be part of the PhD-consortium of ICTO2017

- Attend the Conference: We warmly invite you to be our guest at ICTO2017, be it as author, member of a committee, visitor or even volunteer. 


ICTO2017 will be a place of discussion and networking.

 

Latest News

Golden Medal Award  (LCIS2016)

During the LCIS2016 conference, Prof. Salim Daccache, S.J. Rector of the Saint Joseph University received the LAIS Golden Medal.
 
 
 

Distinguished Career Achievement Award (LCIS2016)

During LCIS2016 conference, three scholars were awarded the Distinguished Career Achievement Award
- Prof Marco de Marco
- Prof Ibrahim Osman
- Prof Georges Aoun
Distinguished Career Achievement Award for Prof Marco De Marco
Distinguished Career Achievement Award for Prof Ibrahim Osman
Distinguished Career Achievement Award for Prof Georges Aoun
 
LAIS Leadership Award (LCIS2016)
During LCIS2016 conference, four scholars were awarded the LAIS Leadership Award: Prof. Sélim Mekdessi, Prof. Rizkallah Freifer, Prof. Abdallah Farhat, and Prof. Wael Jab
LAIS Leadership Award for Prof Sélim Mekdessi
LAIS Leadership Award for Prof Rizkallah Freifer
LAIS Leadership Award for Prof Abdallah Farhat
LAIS Leadership Award for Prof Wael Jabr
 

LCIS 2016 conference

The LAIS organized its first conference LCIS 2016

                           Best Paper Award LCIS2016 (English Session)

Four papers were selected by the reviewers:
- Paper 8.  Mario Saba and Peter Bou Saba. For every bad there is a good. IT deployment through action research.
- Ppaer 9. Maurizio Cavallari, Francesco Tornieri and Marco De Marco. Organisational and Practical Controls to Prevent Cyber Attacks to HCE Mobile Payment on Android OS
- Paper 21. Jihan Tarhini, Abbas Tarhini and Anwar Tarhini. INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY ADOPTION AND IMPLEMENTATION IN HIGHER EDUCATION
- Paper 29. Elie Nasr, Elie Kfoury, Maya Kfoury and Liliane Karam. An Analytical Approach to Psychological Behavior of Hackers’ Motives
and the winner was :
- Paper 8.  Mario Saba and Peter Bou Saba. For every bad there is a good. IT deployment through action research.
 

     Best DC Paper Award LCIS2016

The best DC paper award was given to:
Hasan Mallah. Towards Effective Health Information System in Lebanon: Impact of Medical Coding

                                                  Best Review Award LCIS2016

Best Review Award LCIS2016 (English Session)

The best review was awarded to Prof Dina Sidani

Best Review Award LCIS2016 (French Session)

The best review was awarded to Prof  Nasri Messarra
 

Best Paper Award LCIS2016 (French Session)

Jeanne Kaspard, Sylvie Gerbaix and Philippe Chapellier. PME et TIC: de l’appropriation à l’utilisation pour une meilleure performance - Une revue de la littérature
Claude Chammaa and Leina Haddad. FINANCE COMPORTEMENTALE : RATIONALITE DES INVESTISSEURS LIBANAIS ET ROLE DES S.I.A.D. DANS LEUR PRISE DE DECISION
Soraya Ezzeddine. Piratage numérique, religiosité et effet modérateur du climat moral et éthique
 

LCIS2016

Opening session
Friday June 3, 2016 Morning (09:00AM-11:00AM)
Welcome speech (5')

Prof. Antoine Harfouche

Past president of the LAIS

Inaugural speech I

Père Salim Daccache, SJ
SJU Rector

Inaugural speech II

HE Nabil de Freige
OMSAR Minister

Plenary Session welcome speech

LCIS 2016 Keynote speakers

Prof. Tony Gibeily

Saint Joseph University, Lebanon

Prof. Hervé Sabourin

AUF

Prof. Marco de Marco
Uninettuno University, Italy

Prof. Wael Jabr
Georgia State University
USA

 

 LCIS 2016 accepted papers

LCIS2016 Golden Partners

The following papers have been accepted for presentation in the LCIS 2016 conference  and for inclusion in the conference proceedings.(so far) 
Soraya Ezzeddine. Piratage numérique, religiosité et effet modérateur du climat moral et éthique
Nasri Messarra. RETHINKING MARKETING STRATEGIES ON FACEBOOK
Rayane Mazeh, Maysam Ayoub, Ayat Fneish, Manal Yunis and Abbas Tarhini. ERP IMPLEMENTATION SUCCESS FACTORS IN LEBANESE MOBILE TELECOMMUNICATION COMPANIES: TRAINING AND USER-INVOLVEMENT
Claude Chammaa and Leina Haddad. FINANCE COMPORTEMENTALE : RATIONALITE DES INVESTISSEURS LIBANAIS ET ROLE DES S.I.A.D. DANS LEUR PRISE DE DECISION
Elie Nasr, Elie Kfoury, Maya Kfoury and Liliane Karam. An Analytical Approach to Psychological Behavior of Hackers’ Motives
Soraya Ezzeddine. Piratage numérique, religiosité et effet modérateur du climat moral et éthique
Mary Ann El Rassi. E-READINESS FACTORS IN E-BUSINESS ADOPTION AMONG SMES AND LARGE ENTERPRISES : A DEVELOPING WORLD PERSPECTIVE.
Sélim Mekdessi and Danie Khawaja. La sensibilisation des PME libanaises aux questions de Performance Globale
Dina Sidani and May Sayegh. LES ENJEUX DU BIG DATA - NOUVELLES FORMES STRUCTURELLES, NOUVELLES DÉMARCHES DÉCISIONNELLES ET PERSPECTIVES UNIVERSITAIRES
Heba Tannous. Generating Creative Characters
Jihan Tarhini, Abbas Tarhini and Anwar Tarhini. INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY ADOPTION AND IMPLEMENTATION IN HIGHER EDUCATION
Claude Chammaa. GOUVERNANCE ET SUCCESSION : QUELS ENJEUX POUR LES ENTREPRISES FAMILIALES LIBANAISES ?
Manal Abdel Samad. UNE BONNE ORGANISATION ET GESTION DES INFORMATIONS POUR UN MEILLEUR CIVISME FISCAL
Nada Mallah Boustani. the impact of Management Information Systems in organizations with founders syndrome
Nabil Badr and Michèle Kosremelli Asmar. What is the impact of data quality on health IT ecosystem?
Randa Salamoun. How identity shapes enactment of mobile ICT affordances: The case of constantly connected consultants
Karim Saikali, Nicole Boutros Saikali and Celine Boutros Saab. PLATEFORME IOT DE CONNECTED HEALTH
Abdallah Nassereddine and Amal Dabbous. URBAN CONCENTRATION IN LEBANON: THE NEED FOR URBAN OBSERVATORIES
Kassem Danach, Shahin Gelareh, Wissam Khalil and Anwar Tarhini. Metaheuristic vs Reinforcement Learning Based Hyperheuristic applied to Capacitated Single Allocation p-Hub Location Problem
Mario Saba and Peter Bou Saba. For every bad there is a good. IT deployment through action research.
Maurizio Cavallari, Francesco Tornieri and Marco De Marco. Organisational and Practical Controls to Prevent Cyber Attacks to HCE Mobile Payment on Android OS
Jeanne Kaspard, Sylvie Gerbaix and Philippe Chapellier. PME et TIC: de l’appropriation à l’utilisation pour une meilleure performance - Une revue de la littérature

Rabab Rassi and Georges Aoun, ORGANIZATIONAL CHANGE: CASE OF A LEBANESE UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL

Nabil Badr. COULD ICT BE HARNESSED FOR PREHOSPITAL EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICES? THE CASE OF THE LEBANESE RED CROSS
 
Thursday June, 2d, 2016 (03:00PM-06:00PM)

The following papers have been accepted for presentation at the Doctoral consortium and for inclusion in the conference proceedings.

Bachir Zoghbi.  Business Models changes of services companies in Cloud offered services
Graziella Hobeika. Impliquer les citoyens dans le fonctionnement du parlement Libanais
Zeinab Bahsoun. Developing Juridical Knowledge Management System based on Semantic Web
Hasan Mallah. Towards Effective Health Information System in Lebanon: Impact of Medical Coding
Fadi Jibai. THE INTERRELATIONSHIP BETWEEN ORGANIZATIONAL BEHAVIOR
AND CONSUMER BEHAVIOR IN THE RETAIL INDUSTRY
Malak Khreis. Towards Increasing the Happiness of Employees in knowledge based Enterprises: An Ambient Intelligence Employee-oriented Approach
Nada Khaddaj. FAMILY FRIENDLY POLICIES AS KEY STIMULUS OF JOB SATISFACTION AND WORK-LIFE QUALITY
Dunia Ghannam. Funding Strategies for integrated care: case of the disabled
 

8 universities are members of the LAIS

Latest News

 

LAIS March 2016 Board election

The LAIS board election
winners
"
A Vision of a Unified Academic Association"
 
LAIS president elect
Dr Nabil Badr
LAIS Treasurer
Prof Abbas Tarhini
LAIS Secretary
Dr Soraya Ezzeddine
 
 

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6 Chapters written by 7 members of the LAIS were accepted after the blind peer review process:
- Chap 1. Walter Castelnovo, Maddalena Sorrentino, Rania Fakhoury and Marco De Marco: « One-Stop Government in Italy and the Lebanon: When the Law Alone Is no Silver Bullet ».

- Chap 2. Norberto Patrignani, Marco De Marco, Rania Fakhoury and Maurizio Cavallari: « Cloud Computing: Risks and Opportunities for Corporate Social Responsibility ».

- Chap 7. Nabil Georges Badr : « A Framework of Mechanisms for Integrating Emerging Technology Innovations in IT Services Companies ».

- Chap 9. Mary Ann B. El Rassi and Antoine Harfouche: « e-Business Assimilation Levels in Lebanon »

- Chap 14. Claude Chammaa: « The Optimization of the HRM at the “ LSCA”  in an Economy with Delay in Modernization of Systems »

- Chap 18. Eliane El Zoghbi and Karine Aoun: « Employer Branding and Social Media Strategies. »

The LAIS strongly particpitated at the ICTO2016 conference in Paris

The conference took place in Paris on March 3d and 4th, 2016.


Pr. Georges Aoun was the Doctoral Consortium Co-chair
Graziella Hobeika participated at the DC and made a presentation entitled: "L'application des TIC au parlement: Enjeu démocratique et opportunité stratégique. "
7 papers were accepted and presented at the conference:
Paper N° 5. Antoine Harfouche et Karine Aoun. Institutionnalisation du e-banking: l'effet des pressions institutionnelles: l'exemple du Liban
Paper N° 28. Charbel Chedrawi et May Sayegh. LE ROLE DES DIRIGEANTS ET DES CADRES DANS LE PROCESSUS DE CHANGEMENT AVEC L’INTEGRATION DES TIC, CAS DU CENTRE DES ARCHIVES NATIONALES AU LIBAN.
Paper N° 38.  Nabil Badr, Charbel Chedrawi et Jamil Arida. TIC et viellissement dans les hôpitaux publics libanais
Paper N° 51.  Dina Sidani. Les effets stratégiques de l'adaptation Structure-Système d'Information au sein des bureaucraties professionnelles: cas des établissements scolaires
Paper N° 60. Manal Yunis, Abdul-Nasser Kassar and Abbas Tarhini. CORPORATE ENTREPRENEURSHIP: A MEDIATOR IN THE ICT-ORGANIZATIONAL PERFORMANCE RELATIONSHIP
Paper N° 69.  Claude Chammaa et Nabil Badr. Facteurs qui influencent les attitudes et l'utilisation des  bornes interactives en libre service dans le secteur bancaire au Liban

Paper N° 73. Soraya Ezzeddine. Le rôle de la culture libanaise dans le piratage numérique au Liban