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Introduction to Technology-Mediated Collaborations in Healthcare Minitrack
Found in: 2014 47th Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences (HICSS)
By Souren Paul,Arkalgud Ramaprasad,Nilmini Wickramasinghe
Issue Date:January 2014
pp. 624-625
Collaboration technologies are being used in healthcare research, practice, and management. However, they have potential for even greater use especially in the light of healthcare reforms currently occurring throughout many countries and their greater emph...
   
Cultural Diversity, Group Interaction, Communication Convergence, and Intra-group Conflict in Global Virtual Teams: Findings from a Laboratory Experiment
Found in: 2013 46th Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences (HICSS)
By Souren Paul,Sumati Ray
Issue Date:January 2013
pp. 344-352
In this paper we report the findings of a laboratory experiment in which global virtual teams used IBM's Lotus Same time to work on decision-making tasks. We restricted our study to short-duration virtual teams. We find that national cultural diversity adv...
   
Introduction to Technology Mediated Collaborations in Healthcare Minitrack
Found in: 2013 46th Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences (HICSS)
By Souren Paul,Arkalgud Ramaprasad,Nilmini Wickramasinghe
Issue Date:January 2013
pp. 791
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Time Pressure, Cultural Diversity, Psychological Factors, and Information Sharing in Short Duration Virtual Teams
Found in: Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences
By Souren Paul,Fang He
Issue Date:January 2012
pp. 149-158
The purpose of this research is to examine whether time pressure and cultural diversity influence psychological factors (i.e. motivation, and trust) in virtual teams. We also examine if the psychological factors shape information sharing in these teams. Re...
   
Introduction to Technology Mediated Collaborations in Healthcare Minitrack
Found in: Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences
By Souren Paul,Arkalgud Ramaprasad,Nilmini Wickramasinghe
Issue Date:January 2012
pp. 909
Collaboration technologies are being used in healthcare research, practice, and management. They have potential for even greater use especially in the light of healthcare reforms occurring throughout many countries and greater emphasis on technology to fac...
   
Knowledge Conversion in GSS-Aided Virtual Teams: An Empirical Study
Found in: Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences
By Imad Samarah, Souren Paul, Suresh Tadisina
Issue Date:January 2008
pp. 344
The functionalities of collaboration technologies (CT) help shape the nature of group interaction in virtual teams. This paper builds on Nonaka's theory of organizational knowledge creation, and related research, to present and test a research model that f...
   
An Empirical Investigation of the Roles of Outcome Controls and? Psychological Factors in Collaboration Technology Supported Virtual Teams
Found in: Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences
By Fang He, Souren Paul
Issue Date:January 2008
pp. 35
The purpose of this research is to examine whether outcome controls of group work (i.e. time pressure and reward) trigger psychological factors (i.e. distraction, motivation, and trust) and affect problem-solving virtual teams' ability to share information...
   
A Theoretical Perspective on Effective Interorganizational Knowledge
Found in: Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences
By Nongkran Lertpittayapoom, Souren Paul, Peter Mykytyn, Jr.
Issue Date:January 2007
pp. 187b
Interorganizational knowledge sharing is critical to knowledge intensive collaborations between organizations. Despite a proliferation of literature on knowledge sharing, most studies focused on such practice within an organization. The question of how to ...
   
Collaboration Technology Support for Knowledge Conversion in Virtual Teams: A Theoretical Perspective
Found in: Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences
By Imad Samarah, Souren Paul, Suresh Tadisina
Issue Date:January 2007
pp. 37c
Collaboration technologies (CTs) are making it feasible for organizations to rapidly bring together dispersed workers into virtual teams that pegom a variety of tasks. Group support systems (GSS) are a type of CT that is oJen deployed to ficilitate virtual...
   
Social Cognition and Knowledge Creation using Collaborative Technology
Found in: Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences
By Souren Paul, Derek L. Nazareth
Issue Date:January 2007
pp. 36
The Social Cognition and Knowledge Creation using Collaborative Technology Minitrack serves as an outlet for research that addresses the use of collaboration technology to create knowledge. Of special interest is the role of social interactions that take p...
   
Time Pressure and Reward Inspiration as Outcome Controls for Information Sharing in Problem-Solving Virtual Teams
Found in: Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences
By Fang He, Souren Paul
Issue Date:January 2007
pp. 39b
The purpose of this research is to examine whether outcome controls of group work (i.e. time pressure and reward) trigger psychological factors (i.e. distraction, motivation, and trust) and affect problem-solving virtual teams? ability to share information...
   
Cognition and Knowledge Creation in Collaboration Technology Supported Group Works: Mini-Track Introduction
Found in: Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences
By Souren Paul
Issue Date:January 2005
pp. 8
No summary available.
   
Understanding Conflict in Virtual Teams: An Experimental Investigation using Content Analysis
Found in: Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences
By Souren Paul, Priya Seetharaman, Imad Samarah, Peter Mykytyn, Jr.
Issue Date:January 2005
pp. 44a
Virtual teams are temporally and geographically dispersed groups, which may have members from varied cultures and backgrounds. Such diversity may cause intra-group conflicts in virtual teams. We analyzed the contents of the transcripts of GSS-based virtual...
   
User Satisfaction with System, Decision Process, and Outcome in GDSS Based Meeting: An Experimental Investigation
Found in: Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences
By Souren Paul, Priya Seetharaman, K. Ramamurthy
Issue Date:January 2004
pp. 10037b
Performance of groups using group decision support systems (GDSS) has been an issue debated over the last two decades. Yet, there is need for more focused research on subjective variables such as the satisfaction of team members with the experience of usin...
   
The Collaborative Conflict Management Style and Cultural Diversity in DGSS Supported Fuzzy Tasks: An Experimental Investigation
Found in: Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences
By Imad Samarah, Souren Paul, Peter Mykytyn, Jr., Priya Seetharaman
Issue Date:January 2003
pp. 40a
In today?s global economy organizations are increasingly resorting to culturally diverse groups of individuals to cope with the challenges of a global market. Often, group decision support systems (GSS) are utilized in the process. The performance of these...
   
Cultural Diversity, Perception of Work Atmosphere, and Task Conflict in Collaboration Technology Supported Global Virtual Teams: Findings from a Laboratory Experiment
Found in: Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences
By Souren Paul, Sumati Ray
Issue Date:January 2009
pp. 1-10
In this paper, we focus on work atmosphere and conflict in global virtual teams and report the findings of a laboratory experiment that involved twenty-seven cross-cultural virtual teams. The members of the teams used IBM's Lotus Sametime to work on decisi...
   
Manifested Intra-Group Conflict in Collaborative Technology Supported Multi-Cultural Virtual Teams: Findings from a Laboratory Experiment
Found in: Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences
By Souren Paul, Sumati Ray
Issue Date:January 2010
pp. 1-11
In this paper, we report the findings of our study on perceived group atmosphere and manifested intra-group conflict in global virtual teams, engaged in non-repetitive task. We conducted a laboratory experiment in which global virtual teams used IBM's Lotu...
   
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