2018 Pre-ICIS Workshop

The Seventeenth Annual Pre-ICIS HCI/MIS Research Workshop




HCI/MIS Workshop 2018

The 17th Annual Pre-ICIS Workshop on HCI Research in MIS Sponsored by AIS SIGHCI

*** Thursday, December 13, 2018 (One day workshop) in San Francisco, California ***



Submissions Due: September 2, 2018

Acceptance Notification: October 7, 2018

Extended Abstracts Due for Proceedings: October 28, 2018

Workshop: December 13, 2018

Building upon past successes of the pre-ICIS HCI/MIS workshops as well as the tremendous interest in broad HCI issues exhibited by MIS colleagues, the AIS SIGHCI will hold its sixteenth annual pre-ICIS HCI/MIS research workshop prior to ICIS 2017 in San Francisco, U.S., on Thursday, December 13, 2018.


The objective of the workshop is to provide an opportunity for HCI researchers to come together and build a dynamic community for open and constructive discussions and exchange of ideas.


The workshop will include complete research papers, research-in-progress papers, and poster presentations.


We have significantly reduced the workshop registration fees to encourage more participation. The registration options are:

Registration Options Early
by Oct. 22
Oct. 23 – Nov.30
Dec. 1 and after
Current AIS Academic Member $75 $100 $125
Current AIS Doctoral Student Member 
Presenting a Paper

Following the workshop a business meeting will be conducted, and all those interested in the SIGHCI are invited to attend.


The best completed research papers from the workshop will be fast-tracked for publication consideration in the Journal of AIS Transaction on Human Computer Interaction (THCI) and Journal of Association oforInformation Systems (JAIS).


The workshop will be accepting high quality research papers as completed or research-in-progress papers. Additionally, the workshop will be accepting work that describes novel, early, and creative research ideas as posters. Authors should identify their submission as “Completed Research”, “Research in Progress”, “Posters” on the first page below the title. Submissions will undergo a double-blind review process. The submissions should not be currently under review elsewhere, and they should have not appeared elsewhere. All accepted submissions will be published in the workshop proceedings, which are available electronically in the AIS digital library.

Manuscripts should be submitted as email attachments to the workshop program co-chairs at () with the subject heading “HCI/MIS workshop submission.” Authors can use the body of the email as the cover letter for the submission, and should ensure that their identities do not appear in any part of the manuscript.


Maximum length: Completed research papers, research-in-progress papers,  and posters must not exceed 14, 7, and 3 single-spaced pages, respectively. The page limit includes all text, figures, and tables, but does not include the cover page, abstract, keywords, and references.

File Formats: Only Word file formats will be accepted. All submissions must be formatted for 8.5 x 11 inch paper (1 inch = 2.5 cm) and have 1 inch margins all around. Please use Times New Roman 10-point font with single spacing for the body of the paper. The first page of the manuscript should have a title, the type of the submission (complete research, research in progress, or poster), total word count of the submission, an abstract of 150 words or less, and a list of 5-6 keywords. Please click here to see/download the submission template.


Workshop Co-chairs:

Program Co-chairs:


Pre-ICIS HCI/MIS 2018 Workshop Schedule at a Glance

(All paper presentations are 15 minutes with 5 minutes for questions and answers)

Thursday, December 13, 2018





On-Site Registration

8:30 – 10:10

Paper Session 1 

Chair: Tingting Chung

  • Orientations that Drive Social Media Behavior: Emotional versus Rational Affordances
    Xinru Page and Marco Marabelli
  • Designing the Medium and the Message for Sponsorship Recognition on Social Media: The Interplay of Influencer Type, Disclosure Type, and Consumer Culture 
    Constantinos K. Coursaris, Wietske Van Osch, and Chloe Kourganoff
  • How to Respond to Help Requests in Marketing Campaigns on Social Network Sites? A Communication Privacy Management Perspective
    Yi Wu, Tingru Cui, and Junpeng Guo
  • Social Media Responses Based Upon Frames and Symbol Sets 
    Timothy Kaskela and Jaeki Song
  • Gamified Double-Edged Sword: Exploring the Different Social Comparison Motives of Mobile Fitness App Users
    Jun Zhang, Qiqi Jiang, Paul Benjamin Lowry, and Yongjun Li


Coffee Break


Paper Session 2 

Chair:Xinru Page

  • Levels of Abstractions in HCI: Theory, Implications and Design
    Dov Te’eni
  • “The Chatbot is typing …” – The Role of Typing Indicators in Human-Chatbot Interaction 
    Ulrich Gnewuch, Stefan Morana, Marc T. P. Adam, and Alexander Maedche
  • Living with Artificial Intelligence – Developing a Theory on Trust in Health Chatbots
    Weiyu Wang and Keng Siau
  • Social Media Responses Based Upon Frames and Symbol Sets 
    Timothy Kaskela and Jaeki Song
  • Avatar Designs are in the Eye of the Beholder – About Identifying Preferred Avatar Designs in Digital Learning
    Sofia Schöbel and Andreas Janson
  • Impact of Design Elements in Collaborative Learning
    Iris Reychav, Fiona Fui-Hoon Nah, and Bobby Swar


Lunch + Poster Session

  • Enhancing Joint Attention in Collaborative Information Dashboards with Shared Gaze Awareness
    Peyman Toreini, Ivo Benke, Moritz Langner, Sebastian Schaumann, Jonathan Schwarzenboeck, Christoph Bamberger, and Alexander Maedche
  • Use of AR/VR in Sports 
    Anna L. McNab and Patrick Tutka


Panel Discussion:  Enabling HCI Researchers to Investigate Unexplored Research Questions with NeuroIS

Panelists: Pierre-Majorique Léger, Jan Vom Brocke, René Riedl, Fred D. Davis, and Adriane B. Randolph


Coffee Break


Paper Session 3 

Chair:Michael Byrd

  • Designing Caring and Informative Decision Aids
    Sameh Al-Natour, Izak Benbasat, and Ron Cenfetelli
  • Impact of Information Technology Multitasking on Hedonic Experience 
    Armel Quentin Tchanou, Félix Giroux, Pierre-Majorique Léger, Sylvain Senecal and Jean-François Ménard [*Nominated for best paper]
  • Organized UX Professionalism: Integration of UX Professionals and their Work in Organizations
    Torkil Clemmensen, Netta Iivari, Yavuz Inal, Dorina Rajanen, Kerem Rızvanoğlu, and Ashok Sivaji
  • Perceptions of Web Accessibility Guidelines by Student Website and App Developers 
    Shiya Cao and Eleanor Loiacono


Coffee Break


Paper Session 4 

Chair:Jeff Jenkins

  • The Influence of Buying vs. Receiving an IT-based Device on User Commitment
    Xiaofei Zhang, Joseph S. Valacich, Jeffrey L. Jenkins, and Xitong Guo
  • Reducing default and framing effects in privacy decision-making 
    Reza Ghaiumy Anaraky, Tahereh Nabizadeh, Bart P. Knijnenburg, and Marten Risius [*Nominated for best paper]
  • Understanding Trust in Online Reviews
    Esraa Abdelhalim, Yufei Yuan, and Milena Head
  • Creating a Realistic Experimental Scenario for HCI-Based Deception Detection Research with Ground Truth and Un-sanctioned Malicious Acts 
    Michael Byrd, Joseph Valacich, Jeffrey Jenkins, and Parker Williams


Workshop Conclusion, Awards, and Business Meeting

Project categories: PreICIS

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