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Paper Session 5

Thursday, 4 April 2019 | 10:30 - 12:30 | Room SYDNEY (016.07.001)


Track 5: Emerging Technologies, Information Security, Privacy, and Ethics

Emerging technologies provide new and relevant avenues for e-Government delivery and participation. Blockchain, big data, artificial intelligence, and virtual reality are some of the new technologies that provide a platform for innovative solutions that tackle key challenges. This track is meant to explore such technologies and how they deal with information security issues, privacy, and ethics.



  • #27 - A Framework for the Adoption of Blockchain Technology in Healthcare Information Management Systems: A Case Study of Nigeria | Irene Azogu, Alex Norta, Ingrid Papper, Justin Longo, Dirk Draheim
  • #68 - Blockchain Anchoring of Public Registries: Options and Challenges | Oleksii Konashevych, Marta Poblet
  • #70 - Utilization of mobile phone and the ethical implications on university and government services: a case of post graduate students at Kenyatta University, Kenya | Daniel Muthee Wambiri, Johnson Mulongo Masinde
  • #72 - The Development of the Digital Wellness Toolkit | Rachel Fischer, Beverley Malan
  • #86 - Can Blockchain Leverage for New Public Governance? – A Conceptual Analysis on Process Level | Maik Brinkmann, Moreen Heine


Track 5 Chair / Workshop 3 Chair
Charalampos Alexopoulos
University of the Aegean
Track 5 Chair
Luís Soares Barbosa
United Nations University (UNU-EGOV)