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The 17th European Conference on Digital Government

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

12 - 13th June 2017

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

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The Winners at ECDG 2017, Lisbon, Portugal

PhD Winners

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

Competition Joint Winners:

Virtual Learning
Mansoor Alrazooqi

Terravis: Process-oriented Land Register Transactions
Werner Möckli and Daniel Lübke

A Digital Crisis Management Platform Balancing Lives and the Economy
Rob Peters, Frank Wilson, Gerke Spaling, Bart van Leeuwen and Peter de Bruijn, Governmental Research and Training Centre for Physical Safety, The Netherlands

Conference Chairs

Conference Executives:

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

Keynote Speakers:

Nuno Lemos Pires, Army Colonel.Portuguese Military Academy


A message of thanks

We extend our thanks to all participants at the conference, both presenters and attendees and gratefully acknowledge the support of The Department of Science and Military Technologies, Military Academy Campus, Lisbon, Portugal 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 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