Impact of COVID-19 pandemic on information management research and practice: Transforming education, work and life
journal contributionposted on 2020-08-03, 09:26 authored by Yogesh K Dwivedi, D Laurie Hughes, Crispin CoombsCrispin Coombs, Ioanna Constantiou, Yanqing Duan, John S Edwards, Babita Gupta, Banita Lal, Santosh Misra, Prakhar Prashant, Ramakrishnan Raman, Nripendra P Rana, Sujeet K Sharma, Nitin Upadhyay
The COVID-19 pandemic has forced many organisations 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 form 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.
- Business and Economics