ICSOB 2022



Digital Transformation of Software Companies: Brilliant Idea or Unnecessary Action?

Thomas Hess

Thomas Hess is Professor of Information Systems and Management at the Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München (LMU), LMU School of Management, where he also serves as director of the Institute for Digital Management and New Media. He is also director of the Baverian Research Institute for the Digital Transformation and is member of the board of the Internet Business Cluster Munich. Thomas holds a Ph.D. from the University of St. Gallen, Swit¬zer¬land and a diploma in Business Informatics form the Technical University of Darmstadt, Germany. His research focuses on the potential of digital technologies for changes in value creation and management systems of companies. His work has appeared in international journals as Journal of Management Information Systems, European Journal of Information Systems, Information Systems Journal, Electronic Markets, Business and Information Systems Engineering and Long Range Planning. Professor Hess has also published in the proceedings of conferences such as International Conference on Information Systems (ICIS), European Conference on Informa¬tion Systems (ECIS) and Americas Conference on Information Systems (AMCIS) and in journals for the management practice like MISQ Executive. His work has, according to Google Scholar, already been cited more than 19,000 times.

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