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Steve Elliot

Steve Elliot

MAppSc UTS PhD Warw. BA FACS
Professor

Rm 388
H04 - Merewether Building
The University of Sydney
NSW 2006 Australia

Telephone +61 2 9036 9347
Fax +61 2 9351 7294
steve.elliot@sydney.edu.au
Curriculum vitae Curriculum vitae

Bio

Professor Steve Elliot came to The University of Sydney in 2002 from the University of Newcastle where he had been Professor and Head of the School of Business. Previously, he had been Director of the IT Research Centre at the University of New South Wales.

Business Innovation and Transformation driven by Environmental Sustainability

Steve has extensive industry and international experience and his research work is directed toward the development of theory in the strategic management of technology-enabled business innovation. His research has been published in international journals, refereed conference proceedings and an internationally acclaimed book examining successful B2C electronic commerce initiatives in six countries. His research interests have been supported by grants from the Australian Research Council, the US National Science Foundation and from local and international corporate sponsorships.

His current research projects focus on providing assistance to corporations and other organizations seeking to make meaningful contributions to the challenges of environmental sustainability, through technology-enabled innovation and business transformation. For an overview of the recent NSF-funded project 'How Will Businesses Speak Biodiversity?', visit the news item, Business School to Co-Lead Global Environmental Sustainability Research Project.

Steve heads the Business Environmental Sustainability Research Group in the University of Sydney Business School

Steve's community contributions include: Director of the Information Systems Board of the Australian Computer Society; foundation Chair of the UN-sponsored International Federation of Information Processing Working Group 8.4: E-Business Information Systems: Multidisciplinary research and practice; and Co-Chair of the Economic Opportunities Commission for the inaugural World IT Forum focusing on the global Digital Divide. He is a Fellow of the Australian Computer Society.

For further details including research grants and publications see the CV above.

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Publications

2013

4
Journal Article/s

Elliot S 2013 'A Transdisciplinary Exploratory Model of Corporate Responses to the Challenges of Environmental Sustainability', Business Strategy and the Environment, vol.22:4, pp. 269-82 Link

vom Brocke J, Watson RT, Dwyer C, Elliot S and Melville N 2013 'Green Information Systems: Directives for the IS Discipline', Communications of the Association for Information Systems, vol.33, pp. 509-20 Link

6
Conference Proceeding/s

Elliot S and Lavarack J 2013 'Transforming University Contributions to the Challenges of Environmental Sustainability', Proceedings of the 24th Australasian Conference on Information Systems ACIS 2013, Melbourne, Australia, 6th December 2013

2012

6
Conference Proceeding/s

Lavarack J and Elliot S 2012 'A Comprehensive IS-Enabled Framework and IS Research Agenda to Improve Contributions to Environmental Sustainability by Universities', Proceedings of the 23rd Australasian Conference on Information Systems ACIS 2012, Geelong, Australia, 5th December 2012

Elliot S and Lavarack J 2012 'IS-Enabled Innovation to Overcome Resistance and Improve Contributions to Sustainability by Universities: An IS Research Agenda', Proceedings of the 16th Pacific Asia Conference on Information Systems PACIS 2012 - "IS Innovation in Pacific Asia", Ho Chi Minh City, Viet Nam, 15th July 2012

2011

4
Journal Article/s

Elliot S 2011 'Trans-Disciplinary Perspectives on Environmental Sustainability: A Resource Base and Framework for IT-enabled Business Transformation', Management Information Systems Quarterly, vol.35:1, pp. 197-236

2010

5
Conference Paper/s

Elliot S and Williams MA 2010 'Strategic Treasury Risk Management: At the Crossroads for both Theory and Practice', 30th Annual International Conference of the Strategic Management Society SMS 2010 - "Strategic Management at the Crossroads", Rome, Italy, 15th September 2010

6
Conference Proceeding/s

Wang W, Elliot S and Williams MA 2010 'An IS contribution to the UN Millennium Development Goals: Next Generation Vaccination Management in the Developing World', 21st Australasian Conference for Information Systems ACIS 2010 - "Information Systems: Defining and Establishing a High Impact Discipline", Brisbane, Australia, 1st December 2010

Elliot S and Williams MA 2010 'World-Class IS-Enabled Business Innovation: A Case Study of IS Leadership, Strategy & Governance', 14th Pacific Asia Conference on Information Systems PACIS 2010, Taipei, Taiwan, 12th July 2010

2009

5
Conference Paper/s

Elliot S and Williams M 2009 'Strategic Treasury Risk Management in Uncertain and Changing Environments', 29th Annual International Conference of the Strategic Management Society, Washington DC, United States, 14th October 2009

6
Conference Proceeding/s

Elliot S 2009 'Developing Organizational Capabilities in SMEs: Enabling environmentally sustainable ICT', Proceedings of the 22nd Bled eConference 2009 - eEnablement: Facilitating an Open, Effective and Representative eSociety, Beld, Slovenia, 17th June 2009

2008

4
Journal Article/s

Pearson G and Elliot S 2008 'Developing a Globally-Competitive Financial Services Sector: Managing the Tension between Innovation and Regulation through Self-Regulation', Economic Papers:Special Ed. 2008 (June 2008), pp. 53-69

6
Conference Proceeding/s

Elliot S and Binney DJ 2008 'Environmentally Sustainable ICT:Developing Corporate Capabilities and an industry-relevant IS Research Agenda', 12th Pacific Asia Conference on Information Systems PACIS 2008, Suzhou, China, 7th July 2008

2007

6
Conference Proceeding/s

Elliot S 2007 'Understanding the Mobile Experience Economy: A key to richer more effective M-Business Technologies, Models and Strategies', Sixth International Conference on the Management of Mobile Business (ICMB 2007), Toronto, Ontario, Canada, 11th July 2007

Elliot S 2007 'Environmentally Sustainable ICT: A Critical Topic for IS Research?', Pacific Asia Conference on Information Systems (PACIS 2007), Auckland, New Zealand, 6th July 2007

2006

2
Book Section/s

Avison D and Elliot S 2006 'Scoping the discipline of information systems' in Information Systems: The state of the field, ed. J King and K Lyytinen, John Wiley and Sons Ltd, Chichester, United Kingdom, pp. 3-18

3
Edited Book/s

Avison D, Elliot S, Krogstie J and Pries-Heje J 2006 'The Past and Future of Information Systems, 1976 -2006 and Beyond', Springer Verlag, New York, United States, pp. 272

4
Journal Article/s

Elliot S 2006 'Technology-enabled innovation, industry transformation and the emergence of ambient organizations', Industry and Innovation, vol.13:2, pp. 209 - 225

5
Conference Paper/s

Karol A, Williams MA and Elliot S 2006 'The evolution of IS: Treasury decision support and management: Past, present and future', The Past and Future of Information Systems, 1976 - 2006 and Beyond (IFIP 19th World Computer Congress, Tc-8 Information), Santiago, Chile, 23rd August 2006

6
Conference Proceeding/s

Elliot S, Williams M and Bjorn-Andersen N 2006 'Strategic management of technology-enabled disruptive innovation: Next generation web', International Conference on Computational Intelligence for Modelling, Control and Automation jointly with International Conference on Intelligent Agents, Web Technology and International Commerce (CIMCA-IAWTIC'2005), Vienna, Austria, 30th November 2006

10
Report/s

Williams SP, Elliot S, Langfield Smith K, Hardy CA and Custodio G 2006 'NeRPA Report on the Findings of the 2006 Australian National e-Procurement Survey', (Linkage Grant LP0214841) Link

2005

2
Book Section/s

Elliot S and Avison D 2005 'Discipline of information systems' in Research in Information Systems: A handbook for research supervisors and their students, ed. D Avison and J Pries-Heje, Butterworth-Heinemann, Oxford, United Kingdom, pp. 185-207

4
Journal Article/s

Bjorn-Andersen N and Elliot S 2005 'e-Business perceptions versus reality: A longitudinal analysis of corporate websites', LNCS - Proceedings of E-Commerce and Web Technologies (ECWeb), vol.LNCS 3590, pp. 178-187

6
Conference Proceeding/s

Elliot S and Muller J 2005 'Applicability of an integrated adoption model to an adoption resistant M-business technology', Mobile Information Systems IFIP TC8 Working Conference on Mobile Commerce (MOBIS) 2004, Oslo, Norway, 17th September 2005

8
Magazine Article/s

Williams SP and Elliot S 2005 'eProcurement: Just where are we?', , pp. 24-25.

10
Report/s

Williams SP, Elliot S, Langfield Smith K, Custodio G and Hardy CA 2005 'National eProcurement research project Australia (NeRPA)', Survey

12
Newspaper Article/s

Elliot S 2005 'Where lies Australia’s role in regional ICT?', , Information Age, Australia, pp. 53-54

2004

3
Edited Book/s

Elliot S, Andersen KV and Trauth E 2004 'Multi-Disciplinary solutions to Industry and Governments’ E-Business Challenges', Trauner, Austria

Elliot S, Williams M, Williams SP and Pollard C 2004 'Managing new wave information systems: Enterprise, government and society', University of Tasmania Press, Hobart, Australia

5
Conference Paper/s

Elliot S 2004 'The changing role of ambient organizations: Lessons from the banking industry', International Business Conference, Copenhagen, Denmark, 26th February 2004

6
Conference Proceeding/s

Karol A, Gray R, Williams M and Elliot S 2004 'Improved e-Business treasury risk management and operation using intelligent agents: Increasing returns, controlling risk', Australasian Conference on Information Systems, Tasmania, Australia, 3rd December 2004

Williams M and Elliot S 2004 'Corporate control of rogue traders: An evaluation of intelligent agents for improved eBusiness treasury risk management', IFIP TC WG8.4 Working Conference on eBusiness, Salzburg, Austria, 19th June 2004

10
Report/s

Williams SP, Elliot S, Langfield Smith K, Morello F, Custodio G and Hardy CA 2004 'National eProcurement research project Australia (NeRPA)', Survey

11
Seminar Paper/s

Elliot S 2004 'e-Business, banking and ambient organizations, Research Seminar, Brisbane, Australia 2004

Elliot S 2004 'The impact of IS inter-organizational innovation in banking: Implications for theory and practice, Research Seminar, Singapore 2004

2003

2
Book Section/s

Williams M and Elliot S 2003 'An evaluation of intelligent agent based innovation in the wholesale financial services industry' in Seeking success in e-Business: A Multi-disciplinary Approach, ed. KV Andersen, S Elliot, P Swatman, E Trauth and N Bjorn-Andersen, Kluwer Academic Publishers, Massachusetts, United States, pp. 91-106

Elliot S, Matulis A, Quirchmayr G, Pessoa M, Phahlamohlaka J, Angeng W and Matthews P 2003 'Commission 3: Economic Opportunities' in WITFOR 2003 White Book, ed. Khakhar D, Information Federation for Information Processing (IFIP) Press, Laxenburg, Austria, pp. 91-152

3
Edited Book/s

Andersen K, Elliot S, Swatman P, Trauth E and Bjorn-Andersen N 2003 'Seeking success in e-Business: A Multi-disciplinary Approach', Kluwer Academic Publishers, Massachusetts, United States

2002

2
Book Section/s

Gregor S and Elliot S 2002 'Third party Facilitation and Inter-organizational System Development: Cases in the Banking Industry' in The adoption and diffusion of IT in an environment of critical change, ed. Wilson and Elliot Bunker, Pearson, Sydney, Australia

Fowell S and Elliot S 2002 'Making sense of e-Business management through experiential learning' in Skilling the Electronic Commerce Professional, ed. Wenn A, Heidelberg Press, Melbourne, Australia

3
Edited Book/s

Bunker D, Wilson D and Elliot S 2002 'The adoption and diffusion of IT in an environment of critical change', Pearson, Sydney, Australia

Elliot S 2002 'Electronic Commerce: B2C Strategies and Models', John Wiley, Chichester, United Kingdom

4
Journal Article/s

Elliot S 2002 'Foreword for Special Issue: Innovation and Technology', Journal of Doing Business Across Borders, vol.1:2

5
Conference Paper/s

Williams M and Elliot S 2002 'An evaluation of intelligent agent based innovation in the wholesale financial services industry', IFIP WG8.4 e-Business information systems: Multi-disciplinary research and practice Working Conference, Copenhagen, Denmark, 1st January 2002-31st December 2002

Elliot S and Williams M 2002 'Intelligent agent and semantic web based innovation in the wholesale financial services industry', Collector European Conference, Toulouse, France, 1st January 2002-31st December 2002

2001

4
Journal Article/s

Fowell E and Elliot S 2001 'Expectations versus reality: A snapshot of consumer experiences with internet shopping', International Journal of Information Management, vol.20:5, pp. 323-336

Research Expertise

  • Business Transformation Driven by Environmental Sustainability: Multi-Disciplinary Research and Practice
  • Business innovation strategy
  • Business innovation in financial services and banking
  • Business innovation in developing countries
  • Business Information Systems
  • Strategic management of IS-enabled business innovation

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