Information Systems Department

The Information Systems Department helps future managers to develop decision-making skills as they relate to IS and information technology by emphasizing the key roles these areas play in attaining a firm’s objectives.

The department focuses on IS as an integral part of a company’s management infrastructure and the impact of the digitalization process on current business strategies.

Coursework includes Transforming Organizations and Markets with ICTs, and Using Technology to Create Strategic Options.

Through their research, the department’s faculty is exploring the most recent and influential ideas relating to information systems.

Areas of expertise

  • The role of new technologies in implementation processes
  • Strategic management and information systems
  • ICT-enabled innovation
  • Competitive strategy and IT/IS
  • Media and entertainment
  • Healthcare information systems
  • Social media


Journal Articles (refereed)

SCHNEIDER, C., WEINMANN, M., MOHR, P. N. C., VOM BROCKE, J. (2020). When the stars shine too bright. The Influence of multidimensional ratings on online consumer ratings. Management Science. doi: (Online first)
SCHNEIDER, C., BROOKS, S., WANG, X. (2020). Technology Addictions and Technostress: An Examination of the U.S. and China. Journal of Organizational and End User Computing, 32 (2), 1 - 19. doi:10.4018/JOEUC.2020040101.
GREGORY, R. W., HENFRIDSSON, O., KÁGANER, E., KYRIAKOU, H. (2020). The Role of artificial intelligence and data network effects for creating user value. Academy of Management Review. doi:10.5465/amr.2019.0178. (Online first)
GKEREDAKIS, M., CONSTANTINIDES, P. (2019). Phenomenon-based problematization: Coordinating in the digital era. Information and Organization, 29 (3). doi:10.1016/j.infoandorg.2019.100254.
VON BRIEL, F., SCHNEIDER, C., LOWRY, P. B. (2019). Absorbing Knowledge from and with External Partners: The Role of Social Integration Mechanisms. Decision Sciences, 50 (1), 7 - 45. doi:10.1111/deci.12314.
GREGORY, R. W., KÁGANER, E., HENFRIDSSON, O., RUCH, T. J. (2018). IT Consumerization and the Transformation of IT Governance. MIS Quarterly, 42 (4), 1225 - 1253. doi:10.25300/MISQ/2018/13703.
TUMBAS, S., BERENTE, N., VOM BROCKE, J. (2018). Digital Innovation and Institutional Entrepreneurship: Chief Digital Officer Perspectives of Their Emerging Role. Journal of Information Technology, 33 (3), 188 - 202. doi:10.1057/s41265-018-0055-0.
SCHNEIDER, C., WEINMANN, M., VOM BROCKE, J. (2018). Digital nudging: Guiding online user choices through interface design. Communications of the ACM, 61 (7), 67 - 73.
TUMBAS, S., BERENTE, N., VOM BROCKE, J. (2017). Three Types of Chief Digital Officers and the Reasons Organizations Adopt the Role. MIS Quarterly Executive (MISQE), 16 (2), 121 - 134.
HIBBELN, M., JENKINS, J. L., SCHNEIDER, C., VALACICH, J., WEINMANN, M. (2017). How Is Your User Feeling? Inferring Emotion Through Human-Computer interaction Devices. MIS Quarterly, 41 (1), 1 - 21. doi:10.25300/MISQ/2017/41.1.01.

Working Papers

MIRALLES, F., SIEBER, S., VALOR SABATIER, J. (2005). CIO herds and user gangs in the adoption of open source software (DI-595-E).
CÁLIZ, C. (2004). E-learning: Designing new business education (DI-533-E).
PALOMERAS, N. (2003). Sleeping patents: Any reason to wake up? (DI-506-E).
VALOR SABATIER, J., SIEBER, S. (2003). Uses and attitudes of young people toward technology and mobile telephony (DI-505-E).
JÁUREGUI, K. (2002). Formación a través de tecnología en la literatura (DI-481).


GKEREDAKIS, M. (2020). Unpacking the moral dimensions of crowd-based organizing. Academy of Management Proceedings.
TRIPATHI, S., KYRIAKOU, H. (2020). To Share or not to share?. Assessing the impact of self-regulation on a peer-to-peer market. AOM Annual Meeting Proceedings: Virtual 2020. Academy of Management Proceedings.
GREGORY, R. W., ET AL. (2019). Changing Models of Work in the Digital Platform Economy. When Algorithms Are Your Boss: Algorithmic Management of Platform Work. Academy of Management Proceedings.
ANDERSSON, B., JOHANSSON, B., BARRY, C., LANG, M., LINGER, H., SCHNEIDER, C. (2019). Advances in information systems development. Designing digitalization. In Bo Andersson, Björn Johansson, Chris Barry, Michael Lang, Henry Linger and Christoph Schneider (Eds.), International Conference on Information Systems Development: Advances in information systems development (27th : 2018: Lund, Sweden). Cham: Springer International Publishing.
GREGORY, R. W., KYRIAKOU, H. (2018). Learning Effects: The Role of Digital Technology on Platforms. Academy of Management Proceedings.

Articles in other publications

ZAMORA, J., RICART, J. E. (2020). Radiografía de la transformación digital en España. Seis metacompeténcias críticas. Harvard Deusto Business Review (303), pp. 20-37.
LARRAÑAGA, P., BIELZA, C. (2020). Lessons from sports to compete with AI. IESE Business School Insight (156), pp. 68-74.
SCHNEIDER, C., HARDIN, A., DAVISON, R. M. (2020). On tailoring and hand‐me‐downs. INFORMATION SYSTEMS JOURNAL, 30 (3), 427-430. doi:
ZAMORA, J., HERRERA, P. (2019). How prepared is your business to make the most of AI? IESE Business School Insight (151), pp. 64 - 73.
SIEBER, S., ZAMORA, J. (2019). The Cybersecurity Challenge in a High Digital Density World. The European Business Review, pp. 75 - 84.


SIEBER, S., VALOR SABATIER, J., PORTA, V. (2005). Los sistemas de información en la empresa actual. Aspectos estratégicos y alternativas tácticas. Boston: McGraw-Hill.
ANDREU I CIVIT, R. (2005). ¡Líbranos Señor de...!. Análisis irónico de las organizaciones y sus gentes. Barcelona: Ediciones Granica.

Edited books

DUTTON, W., KAHIN, B., O'CALLAGHAN, R., WYCKOFF, A. (2004). Transforming enterprise: The economic and social implications of information technology. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press.

Book Chapters

GKEREDAKIS, M. (2020). Exploring the accomplishment of inter-organizational collaboration. The value of thick descriptions. In Mir, Raza and Fayard, Anne-Laure (Eds.), The Routledge companion to anthropology and business (pp. 526). Abingdon, Oxon ; New York: Routledge.
ZAMORA, J. (2019). Managing AI Within a Digital Density Framework. In Jordi Canals, Franz Heukamp (Eds.) (Eds.), The Future of Management in an AI World: Redefining Purpose and Strategy in the Fourth Industrial Revolution (pp. 205 - 235). Basingstoke [England]: Palgrave Macmillan.
SIEBER, S., SEAGER, P. (2017). The Digital Economy: It's Not the Technology, It's the Business Model, Stupid!. En Mike Rosenberg and Philip H. Seager (Ed.), Managing Media Businesses: A Game Plan to Navigate Disruption and Uncertainty (pp. 135 - 157).
GKEREDAKIS, M. (2014). Moral judgments as organizational accomplishments. Insights from a focused ethnography in the English healthcare sector. In Cooren, F., E. Vaara, Langley, A. and Tsoukas, H. (Eds.), Language and communication at work: Discourse, Narrativity, and Organizing. Cape Town: Oxford University Press.
SCHNEIDER, C., VON BRIEL, F. (2013). Crowdsourcing Large-Scale Ecological Monitoring. Identifying Design Principles to Motivate Contributors. In Linger H., Fisher J., Barnden A., Barry C., Lang M., Schneider C. (eds), Building Sustainable Information Systems (pp. 509 - 518). Berlin: Springer.


ZAMORA, J., RICART, J. E., GUERRA CORTADA, T., PÉREZ TEJADA, J. L. (2020). Estudio IESE-Penteo sobre transformación digital en España.
VALOR SABATIER, J., ARROYO, C., LEE, K. (2018). The Media Landscape: From Showtime to Screen Time. IESE.
VIRGILI, J. A., KÁGANER, E. (2012). Impact of Social Media on the Financial Services Sector.
SIEBER, S., VALOR SABATIER, J., PELLICER, M. (2008). Criterios de adopción de las tecnologías de información y comunicación.
SIEBER, S., VALOR SABATIER, J., PELLICER, M. (2008). Criteria for adopting information and communication technologies.


SIEBER, S., RAFNSDOTTIR, A. (2018). Diversey and the Creation of the "Internet of Clean". IESE, SI-202-E.
SIEBER, S., RAFNSDOTTIR, A. (2018). Diversey y la creación del 'Internet of Clean'. IESE, SI-202.
KÁGANER, E., KOROVKIN, V., TATARINOV, K. (2017). Video International. Sustaining Market Dominance in the TV Advertising Market in Russia. IESE, SI-198-E.
VALOR SABATIER, J. (2017). Google 2017. IESE, SI-197.
VALOR SABATIER, J. (2017). Google 2017. IESE, SI-197-E.

Technical Notes

PÉREZ BALAGUER, J., GREGORY, R. W., ZAMORA, J. (2019). Jobs to Be Done. Aplicación en entornos de alta densidad digital. IESE, SIN-62.
PÉREZ BALAGUER, J., GREGORY, R. W., ZAMORA, J. (2019). Jobs to Be Done. Application in Environments of High Digital Density. IESE, SIN-62-E.
SAVIC, B., GREGORY, R. W. (2019). Blockchain for Managers. IESE, SIN-61-E.
RÖTHKE, C., GREGORY, R. W. (2019). Communicating Requirements With User Stories. IESE, SIN-60-E.
RÖTHKE, C., GREGORY, R. W., KÁGANER, E. (2019). Hypothesis-Driven Experimentation. IESE, SIN-57-E.