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The 18th European Conference on Digital Government

Hosted by: Faculty of Political and Social Sciences
Av. Dr. Angel Echeverri, s/n.
Campus Vida
15782 Santiago de Compostela

25 - 26 October 2018

Purchase Proceedings

The Electronic Proceedings from ECDG are included in your registration and are available to download for conference participants.  They are also available to purchase in 2 different formats.

  • CD Version - £50 plus Postage  and Packaging
  • Printed Version - £60 plus Postage and Packaging

Purchase Proceedings from previous ECDG Conferences

The Winners at ECDG 2018 Santiago de Compostela

Poster Winner

Design Theory for Information Systems Addressing Conflicts of Interest in the Public Sector
Daniel Zavaleta Salinas

Joint Winners of the 2nd Digital Government Excellence Awards:

Open Transport Net
Geert Mareels and Hans Arents
Integreat: An Information Ecosystem for Refugees
Janine Rosenbaum, Robert Zepic, Clara Bracklo, Maximilian Schreieck, Manuel Wiesche and Helmut Krcmar

Competition Joint Winners:

Conference Chairs

Conference Chair:Prof. Dr. Ramon Bouzas-Lorenzo, University of Santiago de Compostela

Programme Chair: Prof. Dr. Andres Cernadas Ramos, University of Santiago de Compostela

Keynote Speakers:

Jorge Prado Casal,Sergas, Galicia, Spain
Deployment of eHealth in a Healthcare Service

Francisco Lupianez, Open University of Catalonia
Benchmarking ICT for Health in Europe: Lessons Learnt from Ten Years of Experience


A message of thanks

We extend our thanks to all participants at the conference, both presenters and attendees and gratefully acknowledge the support of Faculty of Political and Social Sciences, Santiago and the assistance provided by the Conference Chair and keynote speakers. The stream and mini track chairs are to be applauded for their efforts in ensuring that timekeeping requirements were respected by all participants and the chair and discussants of the PhD Colloquium are thanked for their invaluable contribution to this important part of the conference.

Finally, we value and unreservedly acknowledge the essential role performed by the executive and programme committees in respect of the double blind review process.

We trust that that overall the conference exceeded your expectations; we welcome your feedback

ECDG 2018, Portugal

ECDG 2018

Hosted by: Military Academy Campus
Department of Science and Military Technologies
Av. Conde Castro Guimarães
2720-113 Amadora

12 - 13th June 2017

Winners of ECDG 2018

PhD 1st Place:
A New Model for E-Government in Local Level Administration in Libya
Yousef Forti and Martin Wynn, University of Gloucestershire, Cheltenham, UK

PhD 2nd Place:
Success Factors for Public Sector Information System Projects: Qualitative Literature Review
Iwona Kolasa, University of Economics in Katowice, Poland

Poster Winner
E-Government Accessibility for Persons with Disabilities in Developing Countries - The Case of Ghana
Millicent Agangiba and Salah Kabanda, University of Cape Town, South Africa

Conference Executives

Major-General Vieira Borges and Lieutenant-Colonel Dias Rouco, Portuguese Military Academy

Keynote Speakers:

Nuno Lemos Pires, Army Colonel.Portuguese Military Academy


ECDG 2016, Slovenia

Best Phd Paper
Designing Proactive Public Services as Sociotechnical Systems by Using Agent-Oriented Modeling
Regina Sirendi, Tallinn University of Technology, Estonia and Swinburne University, Australia

Best Poster
A Virtual Research Environment for Innovation and Collaboration (VRE4EIC)
Anneke Zuiderwijk, Marijn Janssen and Yi Yin, Delft University of Technology, The Netherlands

ECEG 2015 Portsmouth, UK

Best PhD Paper
E-Procurement: A Tool to Mitigate Public Procurement Fraud in Malaysia?
Khairul Saidah Abas Azmi, University of Essex, and Alifah Aida Lope Abdul Rahman, University of East London, UK Ghosia Ahmed, Loughborough University, UK

Best Posters

Measuring Smartness of Smart Sustainable Cities: A Multidimensional Approach
Sukaina Al-Nasrawi and Ali El-Zaart, Beirut Arab University, Lebanon and Carl Adams, University of Portsmouth, UK

Runner Up
Smart Sustainable Cities Transformation Road-map
Maysoun Ibrahim, and Ali El-Zaart,Beirut Arab University, Lebanon and Carl Adams, University of Portsmouth, UK